Washington Dulles Airport Arrivals

Washington Dulles International Airport

Address: 1 Saarinen Cir, Dulles, VA 20166, United States
Phone: +1 703-572-2700
Airport code: IAD
Elevation: 312 ft
Junction for: Southern Airways Express, United Airlines
Serves: Washington metropolitan area, Northern Virginia, Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia
Awards: Twenty-five Year Award
Opened: November 17, 1962

IAD Arrivals today

Schedule Time Estimated Time Origin Airline Flight Status
08:00 AM February-21 07:55 AM Rome (FCO) Ethiopian Airlines ET500 estimated
08:02 AM February-21 07:40 AM Toronto (YYZ) United Express UA3634 landed
08:10 AM February-21 08:14 AM Dubai (DXB) Emirates EK231 estimated
08:28 AM February-21 08:11 AM New York (LGA) United Express UA6088 estimated
08:35 AM February-21 08:25 AM Doha (DOH) Qatar Airways QR709 estimated
09:12 AM February-21 Kissimmee (ISM) Flexjet LXJ443 scheduled
09:15 AM February-21 Charlotte (CLT) NetJets EJA542 scheduled
09:20 AM February-21 08:56 AM Tokyo (HND) All Nippon Airways NH102 estimated
09:30 AM February-21 Baltimore (BWI) Circadian Aviation CYC817 scheduled
09:50 AM February-21 10:19 AM Seoul (ICN) Korean Air KE93 delayed
09:56 AM February-21 Atlanta (ATL) Delta Air Lines DL2332 scheduled
10:23 AM February-21 New York (EWR) Mountain Air Cargo MTN8313 scheduled
10:32 AM February-21 Toronto (YYZ) Air Canada Express AC8616 scheduled
10:54 AM February-21 Dallas (DFW) United Airlines UA2639 scheduled
10:55 AM February-21 Greenville (GDC) scheduled
10:58 AM February-21 Washington (DCA) Silverhawk Aviation SLH4 scheduled
10:59 AM February-21 Washington (DCA) Silverhawk Aviation SLH560 scheduled
11:00 AM February-21 Kissimmee (ISM) NetJets EJA429 scheduled
11:09 AM February-21 Orlando (MCO) United Airlines UA1875 scheduled
11:10 AM February-21 Charleston (CHS) Fltplan DCM6175 scheduled
11:11 AM February-21 Boston (BOS) United Airlines UA1157 scheduled
11:12 AM February-21 Marathon (MTH) Red Wing Aviation LAK655 scheduled
11:13 AM February-21 Atlanta (ATL) United Airlines (Retro Livery) UA632 scheduled
11:14 AM February-21 Tampa (TPA) United Airlines UA2331 scheduled
11:15 AM February-21 Miami (MIA) United Airlines UA1719 scheduled
11:15 AM February-21 Fort Lauderdale (FLL) United Airlines UA1750 scheduled
11:20 AM February-21 Morgantown (MGW) Southern Airways Express 9X177 scheduled
11:20 AM February-21 Lancaster (LNS) Southern Airways Express 9X245 scheduled
11:21 AM February-21 Columbus (CMH) United Express UA3662 scheduled
11:23 AM February-21 Houston (IAH) United Airlines UA471 scheduled
11:23 AM February-21 New Orleans (MSY) United Airlines UA2374 scheduled
11:23 AM February-21 Savannah (SAV) United Express UA3514 scheduled
11:23 AM February-21 Rochester (ROC) United Express UA4367 scheduled
11:23 AM February-21 Charlottesville (CHO) Solairus Aviation TWY206 scheduled
11:24 AM February-21 Jacksonville (JAX) United Express UA6171 scheduled
11:28 AM February-21 Albany (ALB) United Express UA4889 scheduled
11:29 AM February-21 Fort Myers (RSW) United Airlines UA596 scheduled
11:29 AM February-21 Montreal (YUL) United Express UA3413 scheduled
11:29 AM February-21 Richmond (RIC) United Express UA4186 scheduled
11:30 AM February-21 Austin (AUS) United Airlines UA654 scheduled
11:31 AM February-21 Charlotte (CLT) United Airlines UA1361 scheduled
11:34 AM February-21 St. Louis (STL) United Express UA4506 scheduled
11:35 AM February-21 Pittsburgh (PIT) United Express UA6119 scheduled
11:35 AM February-21 DuBois (DUJ) Southern Airways Express 9X126 scheduled
11:35 AM February-21 Bradford (BFD) Southern Airways Express 9X392 scheduled
11:37 AM February-21 Columbia (CAE) United Express UA4277 scheduled
11:39 AM February-21 Indianapolis (IND) United Express UA3709 scheduled
11:40 AM February-21 Raleigh-Durham (RDU) United Airlines UA2163 scheduled
11:40 AM February-21 Toronto (YYZ) United Express UA3636 scheduled
11:40 AM February-21 Portland (PWM) United Express UA3679 scheduled
11:40 AM February-21 Knoxville (TYS) United Express UA4369 scheduled
11:41 AM February-21 Norfolk (ORF) United Express UA4259 scheduled
11:41 AM February-21 Detroit (DTW) Delta Connection DL5195 scheduled
11:42 AM February-21 Charleston (CHS) United Express UA3559 scheduled
11:42 AM February-21 New York (EWR) United Express UA4388 scheduled
11:42 AM February-21 Burlington (BTV) United Express UA6036 scheduled
11:43 AM February-21 Cleveland (CLE) United Express UA3520 scheduled
11:43 AM February-21 Ottawa (YOW) United Express UA4459 scheduled
11:44 AM February-21 Chicago (ORD) United Airlines UA2612 scheduled
11:44 AM February-21 Buffalo (BUF) United Express UA4875 scheduled
11:45 AM February-21 Huntsville (HSV) United Express UA4240 scheduled
11:45 AM February-21 Johnstown (JST) United Express UA5046 scheduled
11:50 AM February-21 San Antonio (SAT) United Airlines UA1347 scheduled
11:50 AM February-21 Cincinnati (CVG) United Express UA3444 scheduled
11:50 AM February-21 New York (LGA) United Express UA4434 scheduled
11:50 AM February-21 Syracuse (SYR) United Express UA4888 scheduled
11:58 AM February-21 Windsor Locks (BDL) United Express UA6011 scheduled
12:15 PM February-21 New York (LGA) NetJets EJA165 scheduled
12:25 PM February-21 New York (JFK) Delta Connection DL5381 scheduled
12:35 PM February-21 White Plains (HPN) Jet Linx Aviation JL85 scheduled
12:36 PM February-21 Jacksonville (JAX) NetJets EJA391 scheduled
12:42 PM February-21 Atlanta (ATL) Delta Air Lines DL2820 scheduled
12:52 PM February-21 Orlando (MCO) STAjets KFB27 scheduled
12:55 PM February-21 12:33 PM Bogota (BOG) Avianca AV246 estimated
12:57 PM February-21 New York (LGA) United Express UA6117 scheduled
01:02 PM February-21 Denver (DEN) United Airlines UA1101 scheduled
01:06 PM February-21 West Palm Beach (PBI) NetJets EJA802 scheduled
01:23 PM February-21 Charlotte (CLT) American Eagle AA5256 scheduled
01:42 PM February-21 West Palm Beach (PBI) NetJets EJA594 scheduled
01:42 PM February-21 West Palm Beach (PBI) NetJets EJA775 canceled
01:45 PM February-21 Minneapolis (MSP) Delta Connection DL3917 scheduled
01:54 PM February-21 White Plains (HPN) NetJets EJA604 canceled
01:54 PM February-21 Cleveland (CLE) NetJets EJA680 scheduled
01:56 PM February-21 Fort Worth (FTW) scheduled
02:02 PM February-21 Toronto (YYZ) Air Canada Express AC8618 scheduled
02:08 PM February-21 Vero Beach (VRB) Flexjet LXJ579 scheduled
02:09 PM February-21 Panama City (PTY) Copa Airlines CM443 scheduled
02:18 PM February-21 Aspen (ASE) Jet Linx Aviation JL30 scheduled
02:24 PM February-21 Teterboro (TEB) NetJets EJA782 canceled
02:24 PM February-21 White Plains (HPN) NetJets EJA760 scheduled
02:25 PM February-21 San Salvador (SAL) Avianca AV76 scheduled
02:35 PM February-21 02:26 PM Paris (CDG) United Airlines UA914 estimated
02:35 PM February-21 02:12 PM Brussels (BRU) United Airlines UA951 estimated
02:40 PM February-21 02:05 PM Amsterdam (AMS) United Airlines UA947 estimated
02:40 PM February-21 02:12 PM Frankfurt (FRA) United Airlines UA988 estimated
02:40 PM February-21 Eagle (EGE) Flexjet LXJ417 scheduled
02:47 PM February-21 San Diego (SAN) United Airlines UA2049 scheduled
02:48 PM February-21 Orlando (MCO) United Airlines UA2071 scheduled
02:50 PM February-21 02:33 PM Vienna (VIE) Austrian Airlines OS93 estimated
02:55 PM February-21 Louisville (SDF) United Express UA6025 scheduled

About Washington Dulles international airport arrivals

The airport is located in the eastern US. Washington Dulles International Airport. The international airport code is  IATA: IAD. Out of the three available airports is Dulles the most important one around Washington, D.C. Washington Dulles arrivals are by far the most of the area. The location is 25 miles west of the city.

The first flights at this airport took place in 1962. It was then named after John Foster Dulles. The main airline is United Airlines with a market share of 70% of the total number of flights. It offers routes to many cities in the US as well as to other parts of the world such as Europe, Asia, and Africa. There is 1 large terminal that is then subdivided into different parts. There are 4 runways of similar length with even a fifth in the pipeline. With almost 24 million passengers in 2010, is a medium sized airport. It still is over the years with almost 25 million passenger Dulles Airport arrivals.

Top routes from IAD
Terminal at Dulles Airport

The airport consists of four parts. Main Terminal where you check in.


IAD Airport has a large main terminal that connect to 4 different piers (A, B, C and D). In total there are even 123 gates for all IAD airport arrivals.

  • Pier A mainly serves United Express, Air China, Copa Airlines and Ethiopian Airlines.
  • Pier B is mainly in use by Aer Lingus, Air India, ANA, Austrian, Avianca, Brussels Airlines, Scandinavian Airlines, South Agrican Airways, Tap Air Portugal and Turkisch Airlines. Air France / KLM, British Airways, Etihad Airways, Lufthansa and Virgin Atlantic use Pier A or B.
  • Pier C and D are in use by United Airlines to act as a hub for IAD arrivals. United Airlines carries the most passengers at Washington Dulles Airport with a market share of about 50%!

For departure you have to go to the top floor for check-in counters. The bottom floor is the hall for Dulles Airport arrivals where there is baggage claim and you are able to go through customs and continue your journey.

Terminal map


Dulles airport ground transport

Directions: If you want to drive to Dulles international airport by car there are two general options. From the south with the route 66 to the 50 and 28 or you can from the center via the state route 267.

  • If you want to travel further by taxi from Dulles airport, these are ready just in front of the terminal at the curbside. Estimated costs:
    • To city center/downtown DC/Washington DC: $63-71
    • To Reagan National Airport: $68
    • To Winchester: $122
    • To Rockville: $69
  • You can also travel by public transport from Washington Dulles airport. There are several organizations that offer routes. For example, with the Gairfax Connector you can go to Monroe park, Reston, and Space Museum. You can also travel further to the center of Washington with Metro bus 5A. Travel to Herndon and change at the Rosslyn Metro station. From there there are several lines to travel through. If you want to go to Blacksburg or Charlottesville, you can take this route with Megabus.
  • Rental cars: The rental car agencies are located 1-2 miles from the terminal. There are free shuttle buses that can take you there. These are ready at curb 2c/2d. This can be reached by exiting the baggage claim and going down and exiting through 2 or 4.
  • Ride app services: pick up for companies such as Uber, ALTO and Lyft is on the ground floor of the terminal. If you exit baggage claim level through doors 2, 4, or 6 and cross it, you will arrive at the pick up area.

There are several parking options at the airport. Parking directly in front of the terminal is called Terminal Parking. Just in front of it is Garage 1 and to the right is Garage 2. If you are planning a longer stay than a week, we recommend that you park your car at Economy Parking. Drop off is possible at the curbside but just not for Valet parking. You can also use the Cell Phone Lot when picking up passengers and you are too early.

Parking map

washington-dulles-arrivals parking map

Flight routes

Most of the domestic Dulles Airport arrivals come from Denver, Colorado. You could fly this route with the carriers Frontier, Southwest and United airlines. Los Angeles, San Francisco and Atlanta airport arrivals are other popular options.

If we look at most international IAD arrivals, London Heathrow comes to place 1 with 800,000 passenger Dulles flight arrivals. London is followed by:


Between Garage 1 and Cell Phone Lot next to the water is the hotel location of Washington Dulles Airport Marriott. This 3* hotel has an ideal location near the terminal and offers a free shuttle service. Especially for passengers on a business trip, international stopover or simply for those with a late arrival at the airport. A few miles away there are still a number of options to stay close to Dulles Airport. These include:

  • Hyatt Regency Dulles
  • Courtyard by Marriott Dulles Airport Herndon
  • Hyatt Place Herndon/Dulles Airport-East
  • Homewood Suites by Hilton Dulles Int’l Airport