Shuttle service is available only from Dulles International Airport. The fee is $100.00 per person for round trip and is payable at the NCTC Front Desk upon checkout; there is no discount for a one-way trip.

There is no shuttle charge for children under 2 years of age.

If you want to use the shuttle you MUST make a reservation through the Hotel Reservations office at 304-876-7900. Office hours are Monday - Friday 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM. In the event that a federal holiday weekend either precedes or follows your class dates, special shuttle times may be in effect. Please contact the Hotel Reservations office to confirm shuttle dates/times.

Shuttle Schedule

Sunday (or Monday Federal Holiday) Arrivals

  • Depart Dulles: 1:00 p.m. - Arrive NCTC: 3:00 p.m.
  • Depart Dulles: 4:00 p.m. - Arrive NCTC: 6:00 p.m.
  • Depart Dulles: 7:00 p.m. - Arrive NCTC: 9:00 p.m.

Friday Departures:

  • Depart NCTC: 1:30 p.m. - Arrive Dulles: 3:30 p.m.
  • Depart NCTC: 4:30 p.m. - Arrive Dulles: 6:30 p.m.

Directions to Shuttle Pickup Area at Dulles

From the main terminal, follow the signs to baggage pickup and proceed to the appropriate baggage carousel to claim your luggage. Once you have claimed your luggage, proceed to Exit 7, directly across from the luggage carousels 2 and 3, proceed up the exit ramp to the shuttle pick up location. The bus is signed with 'Reston Limousine Service' along with 'NCTC'. Picture ID is required to board the shuttle. The shuttle departs on time.

Allow Adequate Time to Make Your Flight

When making flight arrangements, please allow a minimum of two to four hours for check-in, check-out, baggage handling, etc. Travel time between Dulles Airport and the NCTC is approximately two hours. Please make sure that all personal comforts are attended to prior to boarding the shuttle as there are no scheduled stops between the airport and NCTC.