Travel Information

Airports

  • Dulles International Airport (IAD): 7 miles from hotel
  • Reagan National Airport (DCA): 22 miles from hotel
  • Baltimore-Washington International Airport (BWI): 52 miles from the hotel

Ground Transportation

Free Hotel Shuttle to/from Dulles International Airport

The Hyatt Reston offers a complimentary shuttle that arrives at Dulles Airport at the start of each hour between 6:00 am-10:00 pm Monday through Friday, and 7:00 am-10:00 pm on Saturday and Sunday. The pick-up and drop-off point will be at curbs 2A and 2H, adjacent to the lower level baggage claim level. Return shuttle transportation from the hotel departs on the :45 beginning at 5:45 am Monday-Friday and 6:45 am Saturday and Sunday.  For more information please call the hotel concierge at 1-703-709-1234, ext. 51.

Super Shuttle from DCA and BWI

Super Shuttle is a convenient way to travel between your airport and the Hyatt Regency Reston. Book your ride ahead at www.supershuttle.com

  • Washington National Airport: $31 one-way (shared-ride van)
  • Baltimore-Washington International Airport: $63 one-way (shared-ride van)

Taxi

Multiple taxicab companies serve most area airports (National Flyer Taxi has an exclusive cotnract at Dulles); a taxi coordinator is onsite to assist you with your taxi transportation needs.  No reservations are needed. Taxi fare is approximately $60.00 plus gratuity from Washington National Airport, and $100 from Baltimore-Washington International Airport, depending on traffic.

Rental Car

Several rental car companies currently offer rental car services at local area airports. For a list of rental car companies and more information on rental cars, please visit the airports' rental car information pages:

Washington DC Metrorail

The Washington DC Metrorail system is an affordable and convenient transportation option for travel throughout the greater DC area. For those attendees landing at Reagan National Airport (DCA), it's an excellent option for travel from the airport to the hotel. From DCA, board the blue line train toward Largo Town Center, then transfer at Rosslyn Station to the silver line train toward Wiehle-Reston East. Fare from DCA to Wiehle-Reston East is $6.00 during peak periods (weekdays from opening until 9:30 a.m. and between 3:00 and 7:00 p.m.) and $3.85 all other times. Travel time is about 49 minutes.

The closest Metro stop to the Hyatt Regency Reston is the silver line's Wiehle-Reston East station. From this station, you can board any Reston Internal Bus System (RIBS) bus to travel to the Reston Town Center Transit Station. The Hyatt is a two block walk from the Transit Station. RIBS Fare is $1.80.

for more information on Metrorail:

Hotel Parking Fees

Hyatt Regency Reston is pleased to offer guests both valet and self-parking options.

  • Valet Parking Cost: $20 daily, $25 overnight.
  • Self-Parking Cost: 8 for the first two hours, $12 for two to four hours, and $20 for more than 4 hours. Overnight parking for hotel guests is $15

Driving Directions to the Hyatt Regency Reston

Current driving directions can be found on the hotel directions page.

International Participants

Visa Applications and Letters of Invitation

We recommend that you apply for a visa at least three to four months in advance due to security policies that have greatly increased processing time, such as interviews and mandatory waiting periods. Travelers from all Visa Waiver Program countries must present either a machine-readable passport or a U.S. visa.

For general information about visas go to& http://www.nationalacademies.org/visas/.

For Visa Waiver Program and Machine Readable Passports information go to http://travel.state.gov/.

Request a Letter of Invitation from ION

Local Area Information

The Hyatt Regency Reston is conveniently located in Reston Town Center, which also houses more than 50 shops, 30 restaurants, an 11-screen cinema and open-air pavilion.

Fairfax County has something special for everyone. The Fairfax County Convention and Visitors' Bureau is a treasure trove of information about what to see and do in the area, whether you seek a bite to eat, a museum to visit, a winery to tour, or one of the area's many historic sites.