44th International Chemistry Olympiad

July 21-30, 2012 • Washington, DC • United States of America


IChO photos

Dulles International Airport (IAD)

Dulles International Airport is located 26 miles from Washington, DC, in Chantilly, Virginia. The airport is about a 40 minute drive from downtown Washington, DC, in non-rush hour traffic. There are plenty of shuttles and taxis to transport visitors around the region.

Baltimore-Washington International Airport (BWI)

Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport, commonly known as BWI Airport, is located south of Baltimore. BWI offers approximately 650 domestic and 22 international flights daily. The MARC and Amtrak train station is a nearby train service to Union Station in Washington, DC.

Washington National Airport (DCA)

Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, commonly known as National Airport, is located in Arlington County, Virginia, and is the closest airport to downtown Washington, DC. National Airport is the most convenient of the area airports for visitors staying in the heart of the city.  The airport only offers domestic flights and a few flights to Canada and the Caribbean.