The Holiday Inn Washington-College Park, 10000 Baltimore Ave., College Park, Maryland (walkable to NAL)
The Holiday Inn has reserved a block of rooms for the meeting. Use block name AgNIC when making a reservation; the cost will be $119.00 per night (plus tax). It is best to call the hotel directly: 240-542-1226. Reservations using this block must be made by May 20th, 2019.
The Holiday Inn provides shuttle service from the Greenbelt Metro station: 301-345-6700
Other options close to NAL (but not as easily walkable) include:
• Hampton Inn, 9670 Baltimore Ave., College Park, Maryland, 301-345-2200
• TownePlace Suites College Park (by Marriott), 9620 Baltimore Ave., College Park, Maryland, 301-220-9000
The National Agricultural Library (NAL) is located at 10301 Baltimore Ave., Beltsville, Maryland – about 15 miles northeast of Washington, DC.
Directions to the Library: https://www.nal.usda.gov/visit-library
Baltimore Washington International / Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI)
Transportation available via MetroBus Airport Express Line – bus route B30.
BWI Ground Transportation: http://www.bwiairport.com/en/travel/ground-transportation/trans/wmata
Reagan National Airport (DCA)
Transportation available via Metro: connect to the Green line and travel to Greenbelt Station.
DCA Metrorail: http://www.flyreagan.com/dca/metrorail-station
Washington DC Union Station (WAS) – Amtrak
Transportation via Metro: connect to the Red line to Fort Totten Station, transfer to the Green line, and travel to Greenbelt Station.
Amtrak and MARC regional rail serve BWI and Union Station, making stops at the New Carrollton Metro station (Orange Line): https://www.bwiairport.com/to-from-bwi/transportation/transit/mta-marc-train
DC Metro Pocket Guide: https://www.wmata.com/rider-guide/new-riders/upload/pocket-guide-English.pdf