Travel and Transportation
Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) is located in Arlington, Va., just across the Potomac River from the nation's capital. The airport features an unequaled view of Washington, D.C. and key monuments, as well as quality shopping and dining establishments located before and after security. Reagan National is directly linked to the region’s Metrorail system, which is adjacent to Terminal B/C.
Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) is located in Chantilly, Va., on 12,000 acres of land, 26 miles from downtown Washington, D.C. Flights operate from midfield concourses A, B, C and D and Z gates, connected to the Main Terminal. The airport is connected to the region’s highway system via an Authority-operated, 16-mile Airport Access Highway dedicated to airport users.
Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) is located about 45 miles north of Washington, D.C. Free shuttle service is available from the airport to both the Amtrak and MARC (Maryland Area Regional Commuter) train stations, which offer train service to Union Station in Washington, D.C.
Union Station is located at 50 Massachusetts Avenue NE, Washington, D.C., 20002. This living and working museum was redeveloped as a bustling retail center and intermodal transportation facility. In addition to more than 130 unique shops and restaurants, Union Station is the hub for Amtrak's headquarters and executive offices. For Amtrak information and travel, go to www.amtrak.com.
Directions via Metro: Union Station is located on the Red Line, which is a few short stops away from Metro Center and the Grand Hyatt Washington Hotel. For routes and information, go to www.metroopensdoors.com.
Metro, the bus and rail system for the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area, is one of the best ways to get around town. The Metro Center metro stop is conveniently connected to the Grand Hyatt Washington Hotel, the headquarters hotel, with direct access to the station from the hotel lobby. For pricing, route and fare schedules, please visit www.wmata.com.