Hotel & Travel Information

The Hyatt Arlington Hotel
Registrants should contact the hotel reservations desk at 1-703-525-1234  to secure discounted conference rates by specifying that they are attending the ACTOR Research Conference. The Hyatt Arlington Hotel is located in Rosslyn and is convenient to two Metro lines (orange and blue), Georgetown shopping, the Kennedy Center, and the various museums and memorials along the national mall. It features comfortably appointed hypo-allergenic rooms, free in-room WIFI access, and a 24 hour fitness center. More details are available on the downloadable factsheet below or at the hotel website found here. For a location map, click here.

Transportation to the Hotel
Washington, D.C. is served by three major airports, including Reagan National (DCA), Dulles (IAD), and Baltimore-Washington International (BWI). For transportation to the Hyatt Arlington Hotel, see the information below organized by airport:

From Reagan National Airport (DCA)
Taxis  Taxi stands are located in Arrivals near baggage claims in each terminal. See a uniformed taxi dispatcher. The fare to the Hyatt Arlington hotel near Washington DC metro will be approximately $10.

Rental CarsCurrently, eight rental car companies operate at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport. They include:

Alamo 800 327 9633
Avis 800 831 2847
Budget 800 527 0700
Dollar 800 800 4000
Enterprise 800 325 8007
Hertz 800 654 3131
National 800 227 7368
Thrifty 800 367 2277

Metrorail - Take either the Metrorail Blue Line or Orange Line to Rosslyn Metro Station.  Exit the left-hand turnstile and proceed up the stairs to Ft. Myer Drive.  The Hyatt Arlington is directly across the street on the corner of Ft. Myer Drive and Wilson Boulevard.

Shuttle Service - Door-to-door service is available at the airport. Shuttles operate on a shared ride-on demand basis. Call 1 800 BLUEVAN or visit http://www.supershuttle.com for reservations.

From Dulles Airport (IAD)
Taxi - Stands are located in Arrivals near baggage claims in each terminal. See a uniformed taxi dispatcher. Washington Flyer serves Dulles Airport. Fare will be approximately $60 -75.

Rental Cars Currently, eight rental car companies operate at Washington Dulles International Airport. They include the same companies that service Reagan National (list shown above). Please note that self parking at the Hyatt Arlington is $17.00 per day (valet parking is $21 per day).

Shuttle Service - Door-to-door service is available at the airport. Shuttles operate on a shared ride-on demand basis. Call 1 800 BLUEVAN or visit http://www.supershuttle.com for reservations.

From Baltimore-Washington Airport (BWI)
Taxi - Stands are located in Arrivals near baggage claims in each terminal. See a uniformed taxi dispatcher. The fare to the Hyatt Arlington will be over $75, so train, bus and shuttle options may offer more reasonable transportation alternatives.

Rental Cars - Currently, eight rental car companies operate at Baltimore Washington International Airport. They include the same companies that service Reagan National (list shown above). Please note that self parking at the Hyatt Arlington is $17.00 per day (valet service is $21 per day).

Shuttle Service - Door-to-door service is available at the airport. Shuttles operate on a shared ride-on demand basis. Call 1 800 BLUEVAN or visit http://www.supershuttle.com for reservations.

Amtrak Train/Metro
BWI is located near the BWI Amtrak station, and a free shuttle will take you to the station for transportation to Union Station in Washington, DC. Union Station is on the Metro line (Red) and once at Union Station you can board the Red Line train in the direction of Shady Grove and transfer to the Blue Line at the Metro Center station. You will then take the blue line to the Rosslyn metro station. More metro information is available here.

For a comprehensive resource on options for travel from BWI, please visit this airport link.

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