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Getting to the Convention Center

CUNA-Sponsored Shuttles

CUNA-sponsored shuttles are provided Sunday through Wednesday from all official conference hotels except for the Marriott Marquis, Marriott Residence Inn, Marriott Courtyard and Henley Park Hotels (Convention Center accessible via the Marriott Marquis underground tunnel). Shuttles pick up and drop off at the convention center's L Street entrance. Shuttle service map being finalized.

Metro

Metro stops most convenient to the convention center are at Mt. Vernon Square and 7th Street Convention Center on the Yellow and Green lines. Visit Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority for more information.

Taxis

Taxis are available at the Mt. Vernon Square entrance.

Parking

Over 3,000 parking spaces are available within a three-block radius of the Convention Center.

Directions

From Ronald Reagan National (DCA) Airport
By car (approximately 6 miles):  

  1. Take the George Washington (GW) Parkway North to I-395 and Washington, D.C.
  2. Follow signs to the 14th Street Bridge.
  3. Proceed across the 14th Street Bridge to Independence Avenue.
  4. Turn right onto Independence Avenue and proceed 12 blocks to Mt. Vernon Place.
  5. Turn left on Mt. Vernon Place.
  6. The Walter E. Washington Convention Center will be on your right.

By metro:  

  1. Ronald Reagan National Airport Metro Station is located on the Concourse (Level 2).
  2. Take the Yellow Line train marked Greenbelt.
  3. Exit the train at the Mt. Vernon Square/Convention Center stop (The Mt. Vernon Square/Convention Center Station is the 7th stop on the Yellow Line from Ronald Reagan National Airport).
  4. Upon exiting the Mt. Vernon Square Metro Station, the entrance to the Convention Center will be directly in front of you.
  5. For more information, please call 202-962-1234 or visit Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority to get directions on how to navigate your trip.

From Baltimore Washington International (BWI) Airport

By car:  

  1. Take I-195 West to MD-295 South via exit 2B to Washington.
  2. Continue West on US-50.
  3. US-50 West becomes New York Avenue.
  4. Proceed on New York Avenue.
  5. New York Avenue becomes Mt. Vernon Place.
  6. The Walter E. Washington Convention Center will be on your right.


By MARC (Maryland Commuter Train) and metro:  

The MARC Train provides service to the BWI Rail Station with free shuttles to the airport terminal. For more information, call 800-325-RAIL.

  1. Take the MARC Train from BWI Rail Station to Washington's Union Station.
  2. Union Station is 10 blocks east of the Walter E. Washington Convention Center.
  3. You may take a taxi or take the Red Line Metro train marked Shady Grove from the Union Station Metro stop located within Union Station.
  4. Exit the Red Line train at the Gallery Place Station (This is the second stop from Union Station).
  5. Transfer at Gallery Place station to the Yellow Line train marked Mt. Vernon Square/Convention Center.
  6. Exit the Yellow Line train at the Mt. Vernon Square/Convention Center Metro Station (This is the first stop after boarding the Yellow Line train).
  7. Upon exiting the Mt. Vernon Square Metro Station, the entrance to the Convention Center will be directly in front of you.

By shuttle:  

You may take the SuperShuttle from BWI Airport to the Walter E. Washington Convention Center. For more information, please call 800-BLUEVAN or go to www.supershuttle.com.

From Dulles International (IAD) Airport

By car:  

  1. Take I-66 East to Washington.
  2. Take Route 50/Constitution Avenue exit.
  3. Proceed on Constitution Avenue.
  4. Turn left on 7th Street.
  5. Proceed 9 blocks on 7th Street and turn left on Mt. Vernon Place.
  6. The Walter E. Washington Convention Center will be on your right.

By shuttle and metro:  

  1. Go to the Washington Flyer Coach Service located on Arrivals Level at Door #4 (fare payable upon boarding).
  2. The Washington Flyer Shuttle will go to the West Falls Church Metro Station.
  3. At the West Falls Church Metro Station, take the Orange Line train marked New Carrollton.
  4. Exit the Orange Line train at the L'Enfant Metro Station.
  5. Transfer at the L'Enfant Metro Station to the Yellow Line train (on the upper level) marked Mt. Vernon Square/Convention Center.
  6. Exit the Yellow Line train at the Mt. Vernon Square/Convention Center stop. (This is the third and final stop after boarding the Yellow Line train.)
  7. Upon exiting the Mt. Vernon Square Metro Station, the entrance to the Convention Center will be directly in front of you.

For more information, please call the Washington Flyer at 888-WASHFLY or go to www.washfly.com.

For more information, call 800-356-9655, ext. 5700, or e-mail gacinfo@cuna.coop.