Transportation

The Marriott Wardman Park Hotel is located less than 8 miles from the Reagan National Airport (DCA) and offers domestic flights from airlines including American Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Delta Airlines, Southwest Airlines, and United Airlines. Located less than 30 miles from the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, Dulles International Airport (IAD) is a major hub for domestic and international flights from airlines including all of the above plus British Airways, Lufthansa, Virgin America, Air France, and JetBlue Airways. To arrange transportation to the Buena Vista Palace Resort, please call Carnivale Travel at (800) 747-5387 for assistance.

Getting to the Hotel from Reagan National Airport

Rental Cars
There are several companies to choose from when renting a car at Reagan National Airport. Car rental counters are located on the first floor in Parking Garage A. Passengers can proceed to the shuttle pick up area located outside the baggage claim area of each terminal. View rental car companies and find their contact information on the airport website.

To drive to the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel from the Reagan National Airport:

  • Depart from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, VA (0.6 mi.)
  • Take ramp right and follow signs for George Washington Memorial Pky North (1.0 mi.)
  • Take ramp right for I-395 North toward Washington (0.6 mi.)
  • Keep right to stay on I-395 N (0.4 mi.)
  • At exit 3, take ramp right for 12th Street toward 12th Street Expwy (0.7 mi.)
  • Keep straight onto 12th St NW (0.2 mi.)
  • Turn left onto US-1 / US-50 / Constitution Ave NW (0.2 mi.)
  • Keep straight onto US-50 / Constitution Ave NW (0.4 mi.)
  • Turn right onto 17th St NW (0.7 mi.)
  • Road name changes to Connecticut Ave NW (1.8 mi.)
  • Bear left onto Woodley Rd NW (486 ft.)
  • Arrive at Marriott Wardman Park Hotel - 2678 Woodley Rd NW, Washington, DC 20008

Taxi Cabs
Taxi cabs are dispatched from convenient locations on the arrivals curb just outside the baggage claim areas of each terminal. Uniformed taxi cab dispatchers are stationed at each taxi cab dispatch area to assist passengers with selecting a taxi cab based on destinations in Washington, DC, Virginia, or Maryland. Taxi cab fare to the Washington Hilton is estimated at $30 minimum one way. Visit the airport website for more information on their taxi cab services.

Shared Ride Vans
Operated by Super Shuttle and Supreme Airport Shuttle. For more information or to make a reservation, please use the following contact information:

Metrorail
The Washington, DC Metrorail system has an elevated Metrorail station connected to the concourse level of terminals B and C at Reagan National Airport. Metrorail farecards may be purchased at machines located at all entrances to the airport Metrorail station. The station is also fully accessible via elevators.

Getting to the Metrorail station from the terminals:

  • Terminal B and C: Use either of two enclosed pedestrian bridges on the concourse level which connect directly to the station.
  • Terminal A: Exit the terminal to the streetside curb, and board any “Airport Shuttle” bus. At the stops for Terminal B/C or Parking Garages B and C you may access an enclosed bridge which connects to the Metrorail station.  

Attendees can plan their trip using the trip planner, and find more information by visiting the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority website and the Destination DC Metro Guide.

Getting to the hotel from Dulles International Airport

Rental Cars
There are several companies to choose from when renting a car at Dulles International Airport. View rental car companies and find their contact information on the airport website.

To drive to the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel from Dulles International Airport:

  • Follow Saarinen Cir to Dulles Access Rd (0.7 mi.)
  • Keep right onto Dulles Airport Access Rd (12.1 mi.)
  • Take ramp right for VA-267 E (2.3 mi.)
  • Merge onto I-66 E (8.2 mi.)
  • Take the exit toward Independence Ave (0.2 mi.)
  • Turn right onto Rock Creek and Potomac Pkwy NW (2.7 mi.)
  • Slight right at Rock Creek Park Trails (213 ft.)
  • Continue onto Cathedral Ave NW (0.3 mi.)
  • Turn left onto Woodley Rd NW (0.2 mi.)
  • Arrive at Marriott Wardman Park Hotel - 2678 Woodley Rd NW, Washington, DC 20008

Taxi Cabs
Washington Flyer Taxi provides the taxi service at Washington Dulles International Airport. Follow the signs for ground transportation or taxi to the lower level of the main terminal where a customer service representative will be available. Taxi cab fare to the Washington Hilton is estimated at $60 minimum one way. Visit the Washington Flyer Taxi website for more information.

City Bus/Metrorail
Dulles International Airport Silver Line Express provides non-stop service between Washington Dulles International Airport and the Wiehle-Reston East Metro Station for $5. From the Wiehle-Reston East Metro Station, you can board Metro’s Silver Line and connect to any destination in the Metrorail system.

Tickets for the Dulles International Airport Silver Line Express can be purchased at the ticket counter located inside the vestibule of door 4 on the arrivals level of the main terminal. Cash, traveler’s checks, MasterCard, Visa, American Express, and Discover Card are accepted. Passengers boarding at Wiehle-Reston East Metro Station can purchase their Silver Line Express fare when they arrive at Washington Dulles International Airport. Metrorail farecards can be purchased inside the Wiehle-Reston East Metrorail Station.

Attendees can plan their trip using the trip planner, and find more information by visiting the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority website and the Destination DC Metro Guide.

Shared Ride Vans
Operated by Super Shuttle and Supreme Airport Shuttle. The shared van counters are located on the lower level of the main terminal, down the ramps to doors 2 and 6.

For more information or to make a reservation, please use the following contact information:

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