Expect no difficulty planning your trip to and within Washington, DC using these AAFP and local resources.
The Walter E. Washington Convention Center is located at:
801 Mt. Vernon Place NW
Washington, DC 20001
Directions and Parking Information
Visit the Walter E. Washington Convention Center website(www.dcconvention.com) for driving directions and parking information.
TRAVELLERS, Inc., the AAFP‘s official travel agency, can help you with your travel arrangements. To contact TRAVELLERS, call (800) 382-6700 or email email@example.com.
AVIS and Budget are the AAFP official car rental companies. Take advantage of your membership benefit when renting a car for Assembly.
AVIS: Reserve online(www.avis.com) or call (800) 331-1600.
Be sure to have your AAFP Avis Discount number available: A685199
Budget: Reserve online(www.budgetcarrental.com) or call (800) 842-5628.
Be sure to have your AAFP Budget Customer Discount number available: D574199
The Metro System also has a station conveniently located near the convention center.
Yellow/Green line: Mt Vernon Sq/7th St-Convention Center
Download a free DC Metro Map(www.wmata.com).
Complimentary shuttle service is provided between the convention center and a limited number of the official AAFP hotels (see route listing). Signs containing the shuttle schedule and boarding location will be posted in the lobby of each hotel.
Hours of Operation
Tuesday -- 10:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Wednesday -- 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Thursday -- 6:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Friday -- 6:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Saturday -- 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
A complete shuttle schedule will be available in your registration packet. Buses depart every 30 minutes.
Convention Center Shuttle Routes
|Hotel: Hampton Inn Washington DC Convention Center||Route: 1||Boarding Location: Outside Main Lobby|
|Hotel: Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill||Route: 1||Boarding Location:|
|Hotel: Grand Hyatt Washington||Route: 2||Boarding Location: 10th Street Entrance|
|Hotel: JW Marriott Washington DC||Route: 2||Boarding Location: Pennsylvania Ave Entrance|
|Hotel: Washington Marriott at Metro Center||Route: 2||Boarding Location: Outside Main Lobby|
|Hotel: Capitol Hilton||Route: 3||Boarding Location: Outside Main Lobby to right - side of hotel on L Street|
|Hotel: Four Points by Sheraton||Route: 3||Boarding Location: Outside Main Lobby|
|Hotel: The Hamilton Crowne Plaza||Route: 3||Boarding Location: Outside Main Lobby|
|Hotel: Comfort Inn DC Downtown Convention Center||Route: 4||Boarding Location: Board at the Washington Plaza|
|Hotel: Donovan House||Route: 4||Boarding Location: Board at the Washington Plaza|
|Hotel: The Loews Madison Hotel||Route: 4||Boarding Location: Outside Main Lobby, to right across M Street|
|Hotel: Washington Plaza Hotel||Route: 4||Boarding Location: Outside Main Lobby|
|Hotel: Westin City Center||Route: 4||Boarding Location: Across M Street, corner of 15th & M Street|
|Walking Hotels/Assembly Celebration Service Only||Boarding Location|
|Walking Hotels/Assembly Celebration Service Only: Embassy Suites Washington DC Convention Center||Boarding Location: Outside Main Lobby|
|Walking Hotels/Assembly Celebration Service Only: The Henley Park Hotel||Boarding Location: Board at Embassy Suites|
|Walking Hotels/Assembly Celebration Service Only: Marriott Marquis Washington DC||Boarding Location: Tour Bus Lobby|
|Walking Hotels/Assembly Celebration Service Only: Renaissance Washington DC||Boarding Location: K Street Entrance|
Visit your arriving airport website for ground transportation options. Each airport listed below offers taxi, shared shuttle, and public transportation options.
Ronald Reagan National Airport(www.metwashairports.com)
Taxi: approximate cost $10 per person, one-way.
From Dulles International Airport(www.metwashairports.com)
Taxi: approximate cost $50 to $60, one-way
From Baltimore Washington International Airport(www.bwiairport.com)
Taxi: approximate cost $60-$70, one-way