Transportation

How to get To DC

Driving directions
DC Public Transit
Airports, Amtrak and Greyhound station in DC

Driving Directions

For detailed driving directions to Washington DC, click here. Enter "2700 Martin Luther King Avenue SE" Washington (city) DC (state) 20032 (zip) as your "end" location.

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DC Public Transportation

Metro

The closest metro (subway) station to the event site at Gateway DC Park 2700 Martin Luther King Avenue SE
Congress Heights (Green line)

For an online DC metro (subway) map, click here:

Bus

DC/MD/VA bus maps are available online. Please make sure to check the timetables for any bus you may take, since some do not run on the weekends.

Click on the links below for maps, and use the zoom key (looks like a magnifying glass) for a clear view of your destination and route:
DC bus map
Maryland bus map
Virginia bus map

Bus timetables are available:
DC
Maryland
Virginia

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Airports

There are three airports in the Washington DC area:

Ronald Reagan Washington National (DCA)
703-417-8000
located in Virginia very close to DC

Washington-Dulles International (IAD)
703-572-2700
located in Virginia about 30 min. from DC

Please see the websites of these airports for information about public transportation and directions.

Baltimore-Washington Airport (BWI)
1-800-435-9294
located in Maryland halfway between DC and Baltimore, about 30-40 min. drive from DC

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Amtrak

Amtrak, MTA/MARC, Metrorail and Virginia Rail Express run to Union Station. Union Station is located at 50 Massachusetts Ave. NE. The red line stop "Union Station" is located inside the building (Click here for metro information). Click here for the Union Station website, which offers directions.

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Greyhound

The Greyhound bus station is located at 1005 1st St. NE (at L St.). This is walking distance from Union Station (the train station), which is also the location of a red line metro stop (Click here for metro information). The phone number is (202) 289-5154 and the website is http://www.greyhound.com/.

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