Metrorail to Dulles

The Dulles rail project is a proposed 23-mile extension of Metrorail from Falls Church to Dulles International Airport that would ferry about 60,000 passengers a day along Virginia's busiest jobs corridor.

New to the D.C. area: What you need to know to get around
(The Washington Post, August 2, 2012; 8:30 AM)
Procrastination, expedience and piecemeal-ism don’t lead to building a great city
(The Washington Post, July 27, 2012; 5:40 AM)
New Metrorail service offers no silver lining for some riders on Orange and Blue lines
(The Washington Post, May 30, 2014; 4:00 PM)
Brambleton townhouses tap resources of developed neighborhood
(The Washington Post, May 23, 2014; 7:20 AM)
Why transit is good for business
(The Washington Post, May 14, 2015; 12:28 PM)
New lawsuit challenges the use of Dulles Toll Road dollars to pay for the Silver Line
(The Washington Post, July 20, 2016; 5:33 PM)
7 transportation projects that would have changed Washington
(The Washington Post, July 30, 2014; 6:02 AM)
Why Metro wants to kill the Dulles 5A bus route
(The Washington Post, September 3, 2015; 5:51 AM)
Metro urged to buy fewer new rail cars for Dulles line
(The Washington Post, July 6, 2011; 10:20 PM)
Wary eyes on Dulles rail project’s bottom line
(The Washington Post, October 1, 2011; 5:11 PM)
8 girders in Phase 2 of Silver Line project will be removed because of cracks
(The Washington Post, June 9, 2016; 4:33 PM)
Dulles Toll Road users may have to pay more starting next year
(The Washington Post, May 16, 2018; 2:07 PM)
Metro to Dulles Airport already?
(The Washington Post, February 9, 2015; 12:02 PM)
Silver Line construction will shut down pedestrian walkway at Dulles Airport
(The Washington Post, January 6, 2016; 7:01 AM)
Tracking the rising Silver Line toll on Dulles Toll Road users
(The Washington Post, July 14, 2014; 9:57 AM)
Metro abandons plan to eliminate 5A bus to Dulles
(The Washington Post, November 2, 2015; 5:45 PM)
The Silver Line Phase 2, in photos
(The Washington Post, November 10, 2015; 2:31 PM)
Silver Line construction to disrupt commutes in Herndon this fall
(The Washington Post, October 28, 2015; 12:11 PM)
Dulles rail project behind schedule as contractor, board talks grow ‘difficult’
(The Washington Post, October 5, 2011; 9:03 PM)
The Silver Line story: A new route is born after decades of faulty planning, political paralysis
(The Washington Post, June 23, 2014; 11:08 AM)
Virginia’s commitment to Dulles rail
(The Washington Post, May 11, 2012; 6:52 PM)
Airports board wants state, feds to contribute more money for Dulles rail
(The Washington Post, August 17, 2011; 8:24 PM)
Airports board approves financing agreement for Phase 2 of Dulles rail
(The Washington Post, November 16, 2011; 8:43 PM)
Parties reach financing deal on Phase 2 of Dulles rail
(The Washington Post, November 10, 2011; 10:45 PM)
Metro gets to work on ‘transition’ map
(The Washington Post, September 5, 2011; 7:35 PM)
Loudoun weighs withdrawal of Dulles rail funding
(The Washington Post, May 17, 2011; 7:42 PM)
Questions answered about Dulles Toll Road
(The Washington Post, December 6, 2011; 11:03 PM)
Airports authority endorses aboveground Dulles rail station
(The Washington Post, July 20, 2011; 11:04 AM)
Top Silver Line rail project executive announces his retirement
(The Washington Post, September 5, 2014; 12:21 PM)
The mystery of the wooden crosses at Dulles Airport
(The Washington Post, May 2, 2014; 12:26 PM)
MWAA giving away free E-Z Passes to celebrate Dulles Toll Road’s 30th year
(The Washington Post, September 22, 2014; 11:56 AM)
Silver Line phase 2: now arriving in 2020
(The Washington Post, April 30, 2015; 5:00 PM)
Costs mount for phase 2 of the Silver Line
(The Washington Post, February 17, 2016; 4:51 PM)
Two years from completion: Workers have put more than 5 million hours into building phase 2 of the Silver Line
(The Washington Post, October 18, 2017; 11:19 AM)
Metro to ask riders about rail, bus service changes
(The Washington Post, July 9, 2015; 3:43 PM)
Here’s your chance to tell officials what you think about paying more to use the Dulles Toll Road
(The Washington Post, June 25, 2018; 11:44 AM)
Icy conditions create travel nightmare in D.C., Baltimore regions
(The Washington Post, December 17, 2016; 12:14 PM)
Gov. Terry McAuliffe gets a Silver Line update
(The Washington Post, April 22, 2014; 4:09 PM)
Fairfax officials agree on terms for Silver Line financing
(The Washington Post, December 2, 2014; 2:22 PM)
Here’s a list of what public transportation is available today
(The Washington Post, January 25, 2016; 7:49 AM)
Crews resume some girder work on Silver Line, phase 2
(The Washington Post, August 27, 2015; 10:46 AM)
Silver Line project to disrupt traffic in Herndon
(The Washington Post, September 29, 2015; 12:43 PM)
Silver Line is a mixed blessing for Metro riders
(The Washington Post, July 28, 2015; 12:30 PM)
MWAA board okays agreement for new construction at DCA
(The Washington Post, November 12, 2014; 2:42 PM)
Welcome the new Silver Line Express
(The Washington Post, May 21, 2014; 3:19 PM)
So there’s a blizzard coming and you have travel plans. Here’s what to do.
(The Washington Post, January 20, 2016; 3:28 PM)
New problems with phase 2 of the Silver Line
(The Washington Post, July 15, 2015; 10:34 AM)
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