Transportation and Hotel Information

Air Transportation

Three airports service Washington, D.C. They are listed below from furthest away to closest:

1.     Ronald Regan Washington National Airport (DCA)

2.     Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI)

3.     Washington-Dulles International Airport (IAD)

Ground Transportation


The Washington Metropolitan Area Transportation Authority (Metro) transports passengers to and from area airports and around the District via its buses and trains.

1.     Regan National Airport is located on Metro’s Yellow and Blue Lines.

2.     Express bus service is available to West Falls Church Metro stop (Orange Line) from Washington-Dulles International Airport.

3.     Express bus service is available to Greenbelt Metro stop (Green Line) from Baltimore-Washington International Airport. Express MARC/Amtrak rail service from BWI to Union Station in Washington, D.C. also is available Monday through Friday.

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Metro Fares
Metro passes in the form of a paper card may be purchased at any station. Note: Metro passes are extremely sensitive and can their magnetic strips can become demagnetized if stored near credit cards, mobile phones or other electronic devices. In the instance of a demagnetized card, a Metro attendant can assist with a refund.
Taxis service all area airports and can be easily obtained curbside throughout Washington, D.C. When relaying a destination, make note of cardinal directions: N.W., N.E., S.W., and S.E. (e.g., The U.S. Department of Education is located at 400 Maryland Ave. S.W., while the White House is located at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. N.W.)

Washington D.C. Hotels (in close proximity to Oct. 18-19 events)
Georgetown Suites
1111 30th St. N.W.
202-298-7800 ‎

Hotel Lombardy
2019 Pennsylvania Ave. N.W.
202-828-2601 ‎

One Washington Circle Hotel
1 Washington Cir. N.W.
202-872-1680 ‎

Morrison Clark Hotel
1015 L St. N.W.
202-898-1200 ‎

Club Quarters Washington
839 17th St. N.W.

George Washington University Inn
824 New Hampshire Ave. N.W.
1-800-426-4455 ‎
Arlington, Va. Hotels (across the river in Crystal City, accessible via Yellow Line trains):

Holiday Inn Hotel National Airport/Crystal City
2650 Jefferson Davis Hwy.
703-684-7200 ‎

Crowne Plaza Hotel Washington Natl Airport
1480 Crystal Dr.
703-416-1600 ‎

Crystal Gateway Marriott
1700 Jefferson Davis Hwy.
703-920-3230 ‎

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