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Air Travel

The University of Maryland is served by three major airports:  Baltimore-Washington International (BWI), Reagan Washington National (DCA), and Washington Dulles (IAD) with BWI being the most convenient for getting to campus.

Baltimore-Washington International (BWI)

Located just outside Baltimore, this airport is approximately 25 miles north of College Park. Driving time is approximately 35 minutes.

MARC Train service is available from the BWI Rail Station to College Park.

Metrorail bus service is available from BWI airport. Take the B30 bus from outside the airport to Greenbelt Metro station. Then either take the C2 Metro bus to UMD campus, or enter the Metro station and take the Green line 1 stop to the College Park Metro station. To get from the College Park Metro station to campus, follow remaining directions above under Directions by Train.

Super Shuttle is also a convenient option.

Taxi service from the airport to campus will cost approximately $45.00.

Reagan Washington National (DCA)

Located in Arlington, Virginia, this airport is located about 15 miles south of College Park. Travel can be slow through downtown Washington, D.C. during rush hours; approximate driving time is 40 minutes.

You can take the Metrorail from the airport. Take the Yellow Line (toward Mt. Vernon Square), transferring to the Green Line (toward Greenbelt), and get off at College Park/U of MD station. Follow remaining directions above under Directions by Train.

Super Shuttle is also a convenient option.

Taxi service from the airport to campus will cost approximately $50.00.

Washington Dulles International (IAD)

Located near Herndon, Virginia, this airport is about 35 miles southwest of College Park. Driving time is approximately one hour.

The 5A Metro bus will take you from Dulles airport to L’Enfant Plaza Metro station. From there you will take the Green Line (toward Greenbelt), to College Park/U of MD station. Follow remaining directions above under Directions by Train to get from the College Park Metro station to campus.

Super Shuttle is also a convenient option.

Taxi service from the airport to campus will cost approximately $60.00.

Hotel Recommendations

The following hotels are recommended by HCIL members.

The Inn and Conference Center

University of Maryland University College
Marriott Conference Centers
3501 University Blvd.
Adelphi, MD  20783
(301) 985-7303
Cost: $189-$199/night for standard rooms.
(Suites are also available.)

Marriott

6400 Ivy Lane
Greenbelt, MD  20770
(301) 441-3700
Cost: $119-$199/night

Hampton Inn, College Park

670 Baltimore Avenue,
College Park, Maryland,
United States 20740
Tel: +1-301-345-2200
Fax: +1-301-345-7201
Cost: $159 – $230/night

Courtyard by Marriott

6301 Golden Triangle Dr.
Greenbelt, MD 20740
(301) 441-3311
Cost: $139-$189/night (weekdays)
$99-$139/night (weekends)

Quality Inn, University of Maryland

7200 Baltimore Ave.
College Park, MD 20740
(301) 864-5820
Cost: $89-$150/night

Comfort Inn, University of Maryland

9020 Baltimore Ave
College Park, MD, US,
20740 Phone: (301) 441-8110
Fax: (301) 474-7725
Cost: $99.00 Single/Double,
$129.00 One Bed Room Suite, with free University Shuttle Services