AUA Summit - Ground Transportation


Ground Transportation

Hotel and Travel

Transportation between Hotels and Convention Center – AUA Provided Shuttle Service

Shuttle busing will be provided to the Walter E. Washington Convention Center from Friday, May 15 through Monday, May 18. Shuttle schedules will be posted in the Convention Center and in the lobbies of participating hotels. Please be sure to check the hotel listing with OnPeak for shuttle service before booking your hotel.

Transportation to Walter E. Washington Convention Center


Washington, DC is located within the AMTRAK northeast corridor of service. Trains arrive and depart from Union Station, located at 60 Massachusetts Avenue, NE. This location is close to AUA Hotels and the Convention Center. Visit AMTRAK for more information about schedules and fares.


Washington, DC is served by three major airports:
Reagan National Airport
Dulles International Airport
Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport

Ground Transportation

Taxi service from the two major airports to Washington hotels vary in costs based on time of travel.

Dulles International to downtown Washington ranges between $75-$90.

Reagan National to downtown Washington ranges between $26-$36.

View more general taxi and rideshare information for Washington, DC and the surrounding states of Maryland and Virginia.


The public transportation options are numerous and frequently used by visitors to Washington, DC. The Metro rail system has trains from Reagan National Airport to Washington and surrounding areas. View more information about Metro access at Reagan National Airport.

Metro also services Dulles International Airport. View more information about Metro access from Dulles.

The Metrorail and Metrobus transit system is extensive within the Washington, DC metropolitan area. Visit Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) for all information regarding their transportation system.

Rental Cars

The AUA has partnered with Hertz as the official car rental provider for the 2020 Annual Meeting.


Hertz is pleased to offer special discounted car rental rates for the AUA2020 Annual Meeting. Make your car rental reservation online. You may also call 1-800-654-2240 and mention the discount code CV#053G0001.

Parking and Directions

The Walter E. Washington Convention Center has no parking, but offers suggestions to drivers for locations in the vicinity of the facility.

Traffic Conditions

View current information regarding traffic conditions and transportation options in the Washington, DC area.