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2013 FCMN: Getting There

General NIST Gaithersburg Visitor Information

NIST Transportation Information (including Metro Shuttle Details)

Host Hotel

Crowne Plaza Hotel
3 Research Court, Rockville, Maryland 20850-3212
Hotel Front Desk: (301) 840-0200

Shuttle Services

Crowne Plaza Hotel Shuttle Service for guests: (301) 840-0200

Maryland Shuttle Service: (240) 543-8275

Bus Service

Bus service between the host hotel and NIST will be provided each morning and evening on Tuesday, Wednesday (AM only), and Thursday. Bus service between NIST and Smokey Glen Farms, as well as return service to the host hotel, will be provided on Wednesday evening.

Directions from Local Airports to Hotel

DCA [Ronald Reagan National Arpt] (20.0m/32.2km SE)

Accessible via Metro Rail – Blue Line to Metro Center, transfer to the Red Line to Shady Grove Metro

Estimated taxi fare: ~$75 (one way)

Driving directions: Take George Washington Parkway towards I-495.Take I-495 East across American Legion Bridge.Stay to left and exit I-270 North (Rockville/Frederick).Take Exit 8 for Shady Grove Rd.Turn left onto Shady Grove RdTurn left onto Corporate Blvd.Hotel destination will be on the left.

IAD [Dulles International Arpt] (25.0m/40.2km SW)

Estimated taxi fare: ~$75 (one way)

Driving directions: Stay straight on Dulles Airport Access Rd.Follow signs toward I-495 N towards Baltimore/Bethesda.Stay to left and exit I-270 North (Rockville/Frederick).Take Exit 8 for Shady Grove Rd.Turn left onto Shady Grove RdTurn left onto Corporate Blvd.Hotel destination will be on the left.

BWI [Baltimore Washington International Arpt] (45.0m/72.4km NE)

Estimated taxi fare: ~$100 (one way)

Driving directions: Take I-95S to Exit 4B towards Washington.Merge onto I-495 to Exit 27 towards Silver Spring.Slight right onto I-270 N (signs for Frederick)Take Exit 8 for Shady Grove Rd.Turn left onto Shady Grove RdTurn left onto Corporate Blvd.Hotel destination will be on the left.

 

For questions and/or additional details, please contact Lori Guariglia, 301-975-2054.