Travel Information

NOVA Research Company will cover travel, hotel, and ground transportation expenses to attend the meeting for invited non-federal participants. All meeting participants must make their own travel arrangements.

Shuttle Information

Complimentary Airport Shuttle (5:00 am – 11:00 pm, 30 minute intervals)

The Sheraton Crystal City provides a complimentary shuttle to and from Ronald Reagan National Airport.

Ground Transportation to the Hotel

Metro
The Sheraton Crystal City is accessible by Metro from Ronald Reagan National Airport and Union Station.

  • From Ronald Reagan National Airport, take the Blue line (going toward Largo Town Center) to the Crystal City Metro Station. The Sheraton is at the corner of 18th and South Eads Street.
  • From Washington Union Station, take the Red line (going toward Shady Grove) to the Gallery Place Chinatown Metro Station and transfer to the Blue line (going toward Franconia) to the Crystal City Metro Station. The Sheraton is at the corner of 18th and South Eads Street.

Driving Directions to the Hotel

From the Northeast
Take I-95 South over the Wilson Bridge into Virginia. Exit #177B (first exit off bridge), and follow signs to Rt. 1 North. Travel approximately 4 miles: when you see signs for Reagan National Airport get into the right hand lane. Turn left onto 18th street, hotel is on the left.

From the South
Take I-95 North to I-395. Take Exit 7A (Rt. 120/Glebe Road South). Stay on Glebe Road South approximately 1.5 miles, which terminates at Rt. 1 (Jefferson Davis Hwy). Turn left onto Rt.1 North (Jefferson Davis Hwy). Turn left onto 18th street, hotel is on the left.

From the West
Take I-66 East to exit. 75 (Rt. 110 South). Go approximately 3 miles. Rt. 110 South turns into Rt. 1 South (Jefferson Davis Hwy). Turn right onto 18th Street, hotel is on the left.

From the Northwest
Take I-495 South into Virginia. Take exit #43 (George Washington Parkway). Travel about 10 miles south. Exit at Reagan National Airport, stay in right lane, and follow signs to Crystal City. Take Rt. 1 North exit, get into the right hand lane. Turn left onto 18th street, hotel is on the left.

For directions not listed above, please visit www.mapquest.com.

Hotel Parking

On-Site
On-site parking, fee: $22.50 USD daily

Valet Parking
Valet parking, fee: $27.50 USD daily

Meals

Morning and afternoon refreshments will be provided. Participants will be able to order dinner on November 6 and lunch on November 7. If you wish to order, click here to download the meal form.