United States Forums

Start a new topic Change Forum
Advanced search

DC area and surroundings

Jump to last reply

I have a wedding in Fairfax, Virginia on a summer Saturday. Due to airfare issues, I'm thinking of taking the red-eye. I'd get in super early Friday morning to BWI and leave again Sunday night from BWI.

Does it make sense to stay Friday night in Baltimore to do some sight-seeing .... maybe the Walters and Harbor area? I could seemingly easily take the light rail in from BWI.

Then, how on earth do I relatively cheaply get from Baltimore to Fairfax Saturday morning and again Sunday? Do I take the train into DC then metro to Fairfax station then cab?

Or maybe I just screw it all and stay both nights in Fairfax with nothing to do or schlep up to DC. My Fairfax hotel is obviously pretty cheap.

21 Replies |Back to top

| Add a Reply

Sign in to comment.

Recent Activity

  • Announcement:
  • Fodor's Go List 2015 Has Been Announced
    by Emily_D Fodor's Editor | Posted on Dec 19, 14 at 05:08 PM
View all United States activity »
  1. 1 Avis Car rental Loss Damage Waiver LDW Fraud
  2. 2 5 Days in San Antonio and Austin Texas
  3. 3 Queens, NY - Do not go
  4. 4 Tipping advice
  5. 5 From NY to Miami with 3 teenage kids
  6. 6 NW Houston restaurant help
  7. 7 After Chigago ? side trips- suggestions
  8. 8 Transportation from Newark airport to Secaucus
  9. 9 3 weeks in USA in February -- refined itinerary
  10. 10 Rules of the Sidewalk
  11. 11 Wyndham timeshares--should we or shouldn't
  12. 12 Restaurant in NYC advice
  13. 13 USA New York City: First-time Visitors
  14. 14 Solo Female Traveller to New Orleans
  15. 15 Trip Report San Diego Girl's Trip in December
  16. 16 Dad and daughter trip to Santa Fe
  17. 17 Wilmington, NC to Raleigh - Anything interesting to see in between?
  18. 18 charleston during Christmas Week
  19. 19 Fort Myers Beach vs Naples Beach
  20. 20 Advanced Reservations for USS Arizona Memorial Available Again
  21. 21 New Hawaii countdown for 2014-15
  22. 22 Tuscon to Las Vegas Drive in December
  23. 23 Hawaii Rental Cars - Book early
  24. 24 Boston, NYC or Chicago for 3rd weekend in March?
  25. 25 Maui - Need a Vegan-Friendly Restaurant Recommendation
View next 25 » Back to the top