Visit Arlington

Places to Stay

From boutique accommodations to full services hotels, there are over 40 convenient and affordable accommodation options in Arlington, all with quick and easy access to Metro and the race course.

Things to See

In addition to being the proud Home of the Marine Corps Marathon, Arlington invites you to experience national treasures like the Marine Corps War Memorial (Iwo Jima), Arlington National Cemetery, the U.S. Air Force Memorial and the National 9/11 Pentagon Memorial. And of course, the best of D.C. is right next door. With festivals in Crystal City and Rosslyn during and after the Marathon, Arlington’s your starting line for national history and local flavor.


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Planning Your Stay

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Washington Dulles International Airport and Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport welcome athletes and spectators to Washington for the Marine Corps Marathon. At our airports you will experience:

Washington Dulles (Airport code: IAD) features:

  • Shuttles to nearby hotels- check with your specific hotel for info and schedule
  • Plenty of new shopping and dining options in every terminal to satisfy your tastebuds and to buy a souvenir
  • A dedicated TSA Pre✓™ checkpoint for customers whose boarding pass bears this designation

Reagan National (Airport code: DCA) features:

  • A walkway connecting to the airport Metrorail station, where you can ride trains to locations around the region
  • Shuttles to nearby hotels - check with your specific hotel for info and schedule
  • Dedicated TSA Pre✓™ screening lanes for customers whose boarding pass bears this designation

If you are renting a car, your local trips couple include the Dulles Told Road. Visit our website for toll information. Trips to and from Dulles International Airport are free of charge when driving on the Airport Access Highway. Consider purchasing an E-ZPass in advance, for maximum convenience when traveling on local toll highways.