Transportation to the Fulbright Afghanistan Orientation
IMI has scheduled and prepaid for round-trip transportation from the airport to the hotel with Super Shuttle. There are Super Shuttle stations throughout the airport. You will receive an email with a confirmation and shuttle reservation details by Friday, October 10. On Wednesday, October 15, if you need assistance with your transportation, a workshop assistant, holding an "American University" sign, will be stationed at the Super Shuttle station at Terminal C at Reagan National Airport from 9:00am to 2:30pm. If you do not need any assistance, please proceed directly to the Super Shuttle station and give your reservation code to the attendant.
Here is the name and cell phone numbers for our workshop assistant:
Kaitlin Taylor(312) 363-7383
For those of you arriving at Union Station, we will not have a workshop assistant or transportation scheduled or prepaid for you. You can take a taxi to the hotel (average cost $15 each way), but we recommend taking the Metro, public transportation (average cost $3.15 each way though price may vary depending on time of travel). If you have any questions upon arrival, feel free to call me on my cell phone.
Directions for Public Transit via Metro: Here is a map of Union Station.
Please note that the entrance to the metro train is located outside on the Street Level. You will take the Red Line train in the direction of Shady Grove. It will take about 10 minutes. Here is a map of the Metro: http://www.wmata.com/rail/maps/map.cfm?.