Dulles International 2017 Holiday Travel Guide

November 9, 2017

To help your holiday travel journey take off smoothly, we’ve prepared this informative guide about the airport that includes: entertainment, specials and promotions.

Get Ahead With These Travel Tips
Travel Tips


Plan Before You Go –  Check with your airline to confirm your flight status and gate location before departing for the airport, and make sure you’re aware of new airline policies etc.

Park Close to the Terminal – Use Terminal-Hourly for a short stay or Terminal-Daily for overnight trips. Consider garage parking to keep your car out of inclement weather.

Arrive Your Way – TSA is implementing new screening procedures. To expidite the process enroll in TSA Pre-Check or CLEAR registered traveler programs. For international flights, download the free Mobile Passport App and use Global Entry  for expedited Customs processing.

Enjoy Your Journey – We’ve opened new shops, eateries, and duty-free shops this year. Not to mention we have a  children’s play area opened near Gate B70.

Read more airport travel tips.

Grab Your Holiday Gift with Purchase

Claim a free gift with same-day purchases totaling $100 or more at two or more Dulles International shops and restaurants (Begins December 12).

Performance Schedule
Melon Devine  

Merlon Devine performs at the East Security Checkpoint, Nov. 22, 2pm-4pm.
Brass Holiday Ensemble performs at the East Security Checkpoint, Dec. 22 2pm-4pm.

Facebook Live
Watch performances on Facebook Live
See detailed performance schedule. 

Turkey in the Terminal

Holiday Turkey Recipe

Roasted Turkey Two Ways
by Wolfgang Puck


For Stuffed Legs:

  • Turkey Legs
  • 2 Tbsp. plus 2 tsp. Wild Mushroom Stuffing
  • 1 Tbsp. plus 1 tsp. Olive Oil
  • 2 Tbsp. plus 2 tsp. Chicken Stock
  • Organic Carrots: Peeled in 1-inch sections
  • Stalks of Organic Celery: Sliced in 1-inch sections
  • Yellow Onions: Diced
  • Sprigs Rosemary
  • 2/3 cup Pomegranate juice
  • Butcher string
  • Wood skewers

For Roasted Breast:

  • Whole Double-breast
  • 2 Tbsp. Butter
  • 2 tsp. Fresh chopped rosemary
  • 1 Tbsp. plus 1 tsp. Olive oil
  • Salt and pepper​

See detailed directions

Cook and share with us using #TurkeyintheTerminal

Holiday Travel Deals