Getting There

Located downtown in the heart of our nation’s capital, it’s easy to find your way to the Walter E. Washington Convention Center from any corner of the city, by whichever means of transportation suits you best.

By Metro: The Convention Center sits atop the Mt. Vernon Square/7th Street-Convention Center station served by Metro's Green and Yellow lines. Alternatively, take the Red Line to the Gallery Place-Chinatown Metro station which is a 5 minute walk from the Convention Center.  

Visit or call (202) 637-7000 for maps, schedules and more information on traveling by metro or bus.

By Train: Amtrak serves DC's Union Station and is connected to the DC Metro on the Red Line. 

By Plane: DC is served by three major airports (DCA, IAD and BWI), easily accessible to the city.

By Car & Parking: Whether you’re driving yourself or using a rideshare serviceGoogle Maps can help get you here. Multiple parking garages are located around the Convention Center with hourly and daily rates. 

By Foot: You’ll quickly find that DC is one of the most walkable and bikeable cities in the nation. If you’re staying nearby, strolling or pedaling will get you here soon enough!

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