Getting to Washington, D.C.
Washington, D.C. is serviced by three major airports and Amtrak.
- Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA)
DCA is located approximately five miles from the AES hotels and the Convention Center. The travel time is approximately 20 minutes, depending on time-of-day.
- Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD)
Dulles (IAD) is roughly 28 miles from the AES hotels and the Convention Center. The travel time is approximately 35 minutes.
- Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI)
BWI is approximately 32 miles from the AES hotels and the Convention Center. The travel time is approximately 45 minutes.
Union Station is located at 50 Massachusetts Avenue NE.
Getting Around Washington, D.C.
Metro: The Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority's Metrorail system. The yellow line (Mt. Vernon) or red line (Chinatown) stations service the Convention Center and the areas near AES hotels.
SuperShuttle: (1.800.258.3826 or 800-BLUEVAN): The service offers “shared” rides from the three major airports to downtown Washington DC hotels. After claiming your luggage, go to the SuperShuttle counter in the baggage claim area of your respective airport.
Taxi: Cabs are easily accessible to/from all major airports, Union Station, hotels, and restaurants.
Dining in Washington, D.C.
Find a list of restaurants near the convention center here.
Exploring Washington, D.C.
Find a list of things to do in the D.C.-area here.