Reagan National Airport (DCA)

The Scoop On DCA

Whether you’re arriving or departing, find all the information you need about the Regan National Airport (DCA) for your next mood-lit ride on Virgin America.

DCA Airport Map

CHECK-IN

Terminal B/C to check in for all departing flights.

COUNTER HOURS

5:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M. Eastern Time, 2:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M. Eastern Time

CHECK-IN TIME

We recommend arriving 90 minutes prior to departure for domestic flights, and 120 minutes prior to departure for international flights.

CURBSIDE BAGGAGE HOURS

5:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M. Eastern Time, 2:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M. Eastern Time

CHECKED BAGGAGE

Checked baggage will be accepted up until 45 minutes prior to flight departure for domestic flights and 60 minutes prior for international flights.

CARRY-ON

Check-in without bags closes 30 minutes prior to departure for domestic flights and 60 minutes prior for international flights.

ARRIVAL

Baggage Pick Up Carousel 7

BAGGAGE SERVICE HOURS

5:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M. Eastern Time, 2:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M. Eastern Time

TSA PRE CHECK

TSA Pre✓™ expedited security screening is available in Terminal Center Pier Gates 23-34 DCA.

PROHIBITED ITEMS

Certain sharp objects, liquids, foods, and gifts are not prohibited past security checkpoints. Read the TSA’s Prohibited Items list for more information about prohibited items in carry-on and checked baggage.

SPECIAL ASSISTANCE

Need help with unaccompanied minors, travelling with pets or infants, or in need of special assistance? Click here for information on our assistive services.

Getting Around Main Terminal

Zip through the Terminal like a pro with our DCA Terminal B/C map, and find everything you need from WiFi to tasty eats when you arrive to Regan National Airport (DCA) on your day of travel.

DCA Terminal Map

HOURS OF OPERATION

24 Hrs

DINING PRE SECURITY

Ben's Chili Bowl
703.417.1588
Pre Security, Terminal B/C

Cibo Bistro & Wine Bar
703.417.1980
Pre Security, Terminal B/C

Cosi
703.415.0088
Pre Security, Terminal B/C

Dunkin' Donuts
703.417.8404
Pre Security, Terminal B/C

Legal Sea Foods
571.551.5988
Pre Security, Terminal B/C

Matsutake Sushi
703.417.0521
Pre Security, Terminal B/C

Pinkberry
703.413.5473
Pre Security, Terminal B/C

Qdoba Mexican Grill
703.415.4410
Pre Security, Terminal B/C

Sam & Harry's
703.415.7935
Pre Security, Terminal B/C

Starbucks
703.417.8452
Ticketing Level, Terminal B/C

DINING POST SECURITY - TERMINAL B/C

Dunkin' Donuts
703.418.0630
Terminal B/C Food Court

Famous Famiglia
703.417.1622
Gate 23

Fuddruckers
703.417.1580
Gate 25

Jet Rock Bar & Grill
703.417.1986
Gate 28

Lebanese Taverna (Arriving Soon)

Magic Pan (Arriving Soon)
Terminal B/C Food Court

Say Si Bon!
703.417.0602
Terminal B/C Food Court

U Street Pub (Arriving Soon)
Terminal B/C Food Court

Taylor Gourmet
703.417.2145
Gate 25

TRAVEL SERVICES PRE SECURITY

International Currency Exchange

Capital One Bank ATMs

Capital One Bank

Language assistant

TRAVEL SERVICES POST SECURITY - TERMINAL B/C

Capital One Bank ATMs

Kiko's Shoeshine

SHOPPING PRE SECURITY

AMERICA!
703.417.1782
Pre Security, Terminal B/C

As Kindred Spirits
703.417.1508
Pre Security, Terminal B/C

Brighton
703.822.5581
Pre Security, Terminal B/C

Brooks Brothers
703.822.5581
Pre Security, Terminal C

Capital Image
703.417.8450
Pre Security, Terminal B

CNBC Smartshop
703.822.4098
Pre Security, Terminal B

Fine Leather Works
703.200.1953
Pre Security, Terminal B/C

Heritage Booksellers
703.417.0600
Pre Security, Terminal B/C

Hudson News
703.417.1821
Pre Security, Terminal C

InMotion Entertainment
703.417.1565
Pre Security, Terminal B/C

Johnston & Murphy
703.418.0863
Pre Security, Terminal B/C

Lacoste
703.417.1823
Pre Security, Terminal B

Landau
703.417.1267
Pre Security, Terminal C

Pen & Prose Boutique
703.417.1944
Pre Security, Terminal B

Spanx
703.229.5948
Pre Security, Terminal B/C

Sunglass Hut
703.416.1883
Pre Security, Terminal B/C

Touch of Color
703.417.4406
Pre Security, Terminal B/C

Tumi
703.414.0025
Pre Security, Terminal B/C

Vineyard Vines
703.417.1824
Pre Security, Terminal B/C

Washingtonian News
703.417.0600
Pre Security, Terminal B/C

SHOPPING POST SECURITY - TERMINAL B/C

Forbes News
703.822.5213
Gate 24

WIFI

DCA provides complimentary WiFi in the Main Terminal and concourse areas. To access, simply select the complementary network for National Airport WiFi, launch a web browser, review and accept the terms.

CHARGING STATIONS

Charge your devices before you fly at the charging stations located throughout the terminal in many gate areas and the food courts. Look for the "power up" signage.

SWEET EXTRAS

ANIMAL RELIEF AREAS

Ruff ruff! Find relief for your pet on DCA Animal Relief Area. Located Outside the doors opposite of the South Metrorail Station Entrance on terminal B and across from the North Metrorail Station Entrance on terminal C.

PUBLIC ART PROGRAM

The Chicago Public Art Program is features at DCA diverse regional, national, and international rotating exhibits, dynamic live performances and new and innovative public art displays.

MASSAGE

You can relax at iRelax-n-Massage in DCA.

ELEVATE PARTNERS

Join our Elevate program and earn points when you book with our select Elevate partners at and around DCA.

Alamo
800.462.5266

Hertz
800.654.3131

Avis
800.331.121

National
800.328.4657

Budget
800.527.7000

AIRLINE PARTNERS

There are no Elevate airline partners at DCA.

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