The Yellow Line serves as the fastest way to get from the Airport (DCA) to the downtown DC. The line starts just outside of Alexandria, and ends by connecting with the Red Line at Georgia Avenue. It can act as a direct route to get from Howard University and U Street to the Airport. Most of the Yellow line is shared with the Blue Line in VA, and then the Green Line for stops in DC and NE sections of DC. You can connect with rail transportation like the VRE and Amtrack at the King Street station.

Tourism & Entertainment on the Yellow Line
The most impressive stop for nightlife along the Yellow line is U Street. The U Street stop is home to the 930 club along with a variety of bars and restaurants. As for museums the Archives Stop or L’enfant Plaza will be your best jump off point for Smithsonian Museums and the Mall. The Yellow Line also has a stop right by the Verizon Center, that stop is also home to The Spy Museums, American Art Gallery and many restaurants including DC’s Chinatown. The King Street Station will give riders’ access to Alexandria or Old Town, a free street car will help riders get to the restaurants and main street shopping areas of Old Town Alexandira.

Downtown Washington DC Metro Stations with Hotels Along the Yellow Line

Smithsonian Museums, Cherry Blossoms, National Mall, Yellow Line Stations with Hotels

Stations on Yellow Line at Reagan National Airport with Hotels

Stations Along the Yellow Line in Alexandria with Hotels

Suburban Virgina Metro Stations Along I-95 & Yellow Line with Hotels

NE Maryland, University of Maryland Metro Stations Along Yellow Line with Hotels

Research & Written by Jeff Howard