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Gaylord National ResortDirections & Transportation

Physical address:

Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center
201 Waterfront Street
National Harbor, Maryland 20745

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

Travel to Convention by Air

Gaylord National is just 15-minutes drive from the Reagan National Airport, The Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) is located in Arlington, VA just across the Potomac River from the Nation's Capital. Built in 1941, the airport's original Terminal, now called Terminal A, is on the National Register of Historic Places. Directions below are to the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center directly. Check the hotel websites for detailed directions and taxi fares.  

United Airlines Discount

Reserve your airfare through and receive up to 10% off your fare. Enter both the Z-code ZSJB and Agreement code (without a space) 237843 in the Offer Code Box on the reservations page.You can also make a reservation by phone at 800-426-1122. For all tickets issued through United Meetings Reservations Desk, there will be a $25 per ticket service fee collected. Customers outside the US & Canada: call your professional travel agency, contact your local United city ticket office, book online or email and provide your preferred itinerary, agreement code and meeting Z code. Please allow 24 hours for email requests to be processed. 

American Discount

Reserve your airfare through AA,com and receive up to 5% off your fare. Enter Promotion Code 43N4BP on the reservations page. You can also make a reservation by phone at 800-433-7300. For all tickets issued by phone, there will be a $25 per ticket service fee collected. 

Delta Discount

Delta Airlines is offering discounted reservations--ticketing is available via or by calling our Delta Meeting Network Reservations at 800-328-1111. Please note that a Direct Ticketing Charge will apply for booking by phone. When booking online, select "Meeting Event Code" and enter your NMJJU in the box provided on the Search Flight page.

Getting to Convention from the Airport

For complete, updated information, please visit the Gaylord National Resort's transportation page.

Shuttle Vans

Super ShuttleGaylord National offers an exclusive, express shuttle to and from the Reagan National Airport.  Reservations are recommended, tickets are also available from the SuperShuttle desk on the lower level of the airport, near baggage claim. Daily Shuttle Schedule: 6:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Ticket Prices

  • One Way $19.00 per person
  • Round trip $38.00 per person
  • Exclusive van service, booked in advance $78.00


  • (301) 965-2081 local reservations
  • 1-800-660-8000 24 hour reservations 
  • Book online SuperShuttle

Taxicab Service 

Taxicabs are dispatched from convenient locations on the arrivals curb just outside the baggage claim areas of each terminal. Uniformed taxicab dispatchers are stationed at each taxicab dispatch area to assist passengers with selecting a taxicab. 

  • Approximate fee from airport to Gaylord National Convention Center is $26.50*

* Taxi Fare Information

Driving Directions

Follow signs to George Washing Parkway South to Alexandra. Veer right at the sign to Slaters Lane, make a right at traffic light. Follow signs to US Route 1 and merge onto US-1. Follow signs to I-95 North (Maryland). Veer right at signs toward I-95. Veer left toward I-95 and merge onto I-95 North / I-495 East (Capital Beltway). Cross Woodrow Wilson Bridge toward Maryland. Take exit 2A toward National Harbor. Turn right on Waterfront Street. The resort is on the right.

Travel to Convention by Train/Taxi/Bus 


Amtrak offers multiple trains into northeast stations. Amtrax Station ALX is 5.6 miles NW from the Convention Center. 

Water Taxi

water taxiVisit three fantastic locations this area has to offer aboard the Alexandria-National Harbor Water Taxi.  Service Provided daily between Alexandria in Virginia, The Gaylord National Hotel, and the National Harbor in Maryland. Click here for details and schedules!

  • One way $8
  • Round trip $16

Public Transit

National Harbor and the Gaylord National Hotel are connected to the Washington Metro System (Metropolitan Area Transit Authority, or WMATA),via a limited-stop bus route.  For bus schedules, route maps and current prices, please visit the WMATA Website and view information on the NH1/National Harbor Bus Line.    


On-site parking is available at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention center for a fee.

  • $6.00 USD hourly
  • $24.00 USD daily 
  • $35.00 USD valet parking 

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