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.
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:
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.
There are three airports in the Washington DC area:
Ronald Reagan Washington National (DCA)
located in Virginia very close to DC
Washington-Dulles International (IAD)
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)
located in Maryland halfway between DC and Baltimore, about 30-40 min. drive from DC
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.
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/.