NNI NANOTECHNOLOGY INNOVATION SUMMIT - December 13-15, 2010,  Washington, DC

Directions & Transportation

 Gaylord National

Gaylord National is just a 15-minute drive from Reagan National Airport and within a 45-minute drive from Dulles and Baltimore Washington International Airports. Shuttle service and car service are available from either airport to the hotel. Hertz is a Gaylord Hotels preferred partner for car rentals. And for a unique day trip, take a water taxi across the Potomac to historic Old Town Alexandria.

Physical address:
Gaylord National Hotel and Convention Center
201 Waterfront Street
National Harbor, MD 20745

GPS coordinates (for mobile devices) are:
N38° 47.0489', W077° 1.0026'

Getting to Gaylord National…

By Land

Driving Directions
As National Harbor is a new development and may not register on some GPS systems, please follow these driving directions for best results.

Downtown DC Shuttle
Downtown D.C. Shuttle Service Featuring continuous service to:

  • Old Post Office (1100 Pennsylvania Avenue NW)
  • Union Station (H. Street and 2nd Street NE)
Departing every half-hour, on the hour, from Gaylord National's main entrance Seven days a week: 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
  • One-way tickets: $13
  • Round-trip tickets: $20
  • Unlimited, 3-Day Pass: $49

Airport Shuttle Services

Hourly shuttle service is available from Reagan National Airport (DCA). And SuperShuttle service, private sedans, and taxis are available to all major airports and most locations locally.

King Street Metrorail Station and Old Town Alexandria Shuttle Service

Connect with the Metro or visit Old Town Alexandria’s historic waterfront community via our King Street Metro Shuttle departing directly from our hotel and stopping at King Street and the King Street Metro stop.

The shuttle operates 7-days-a-week from 6:30am - 9:00pm (weekdays) and until 10:00pm (weekends) on a continuous loop every 45-minutes. (Traffic conditions may affect schedule during rush hour and special events.)

No Reservations are required. Guests are simply asked to request a boarding pass at the transportation desk (next to Bell Services). For their convenience, guests may also purchase MetroRail passes direcly at the transportation desk.

Round Trip Ticket Rates: $7 one way, $14 round trip

Hertz Car Rental Onsite
For your convenience, pick up or drop off your car from right here at Gaylord National.

*Shuttle management will make every effort to maintain the schedule but may experience delays due to traffic conditions beyond our control especially during peak business hours. Subject to availability. Dates, times, and prices subject to change. Additional restrictions may apply.

By Air

Reagan National Airport Shuttle
Hourly shuttle service available from Reagan National Airport (DCA).

Sedan, SuperShuttle and Taxi Service
SuperShuttle service, private sedans, and taxis are available to all major airports and most locations locally.

Driving Directions from Major Airports
As National Harbor is a new development and may not register on some GPS systems, please follow these driving directions for best results.

Hertz Car Rental Onsite
For your convenience, pick up or drop off your car from right here at Gaylord National.

By Sea

Ride the Potomac River...
Potomac Riverboat Company's Water Taxis depart regularly from Gaylord National's pier, offering exciting trips along the storied Potomac River to and from Old Town Alexandria, historic Georgetown, and George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate and Gardens.

...Explore the Potomac River...
Entertainment Cruises invites you to embark on any of their 5 exciting cruise vessel adventures.

...Or Dine on It!
Dinner, dancing and unparalleled views of our nation's monuments are all part of the experience aboard Nina's Dandy Dinner Cruises. Enjoy an elegant five-course dinner or sip cocktails under the stars from a sprawling outer deck.

Check In / Check Out

At Gaylord National, check-in time is 3:00 p.m. EST. Check-out is at 11:00 a.m. EST.

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