Getting Here

When it comes to location, the Royal Sonesta Washington DC simply can’t be beat. We’re situated just west of Dupont Circle on P Street NW, between 21st and 22nd streets. We’re a convenient 2 blocks from the Dupont Circle Metro station and just 2.5 miles from Union Station. Find detailed directions below:

Nearest Airports

Nearest Amtrak/ MARC/ VRE Station

  • Union Station (2.5 miles)

Nearest Washington Metro Stations

  • Dupont Circle (2 blocks)

Parking

Enjoy overnight valet parking privileges for a fee of $49 per night. Available 24 hours with in-and-out privileges.

Limousine Service

Airport transportation through private limousine service can be arranged by Guest Services.

Car Rental

Guest Services can reserve a vehicle on your behalf from any of the major car rental companies. 

Driving Directions

From Washington Reagan National Airport (6 miles)

Directions from Washington Reagan National Airport (DCA) – 14 min drive

  • Take George Washington Memorial Pkwy, Arlington Memorial Bridge, 23rd St NW and 22nd St NW to P St NW in Washington
  • Turn right onto P St NW

From Washington Dulles International Airport (27 miles)

Directions from Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) –35 min drive

  • Get on VA-267 E in Hunter Hill from Aviation Dr
  • Follow VA-267 E and I-66 E to L St NW in Washington. Take the Whitehurst Freeway exit from I-66 E
  • Take 28th St NW to P St NW

From Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (34 miles)

Directions from Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport – 59 min drive

  • Take Service Rd Lower Level to Friendship Rd to I-195 W
  • Follow MD-295 S and Baltimore-Washington Pkwy to US-50 W/New York Ave NE in 2, Bladensburg. Take the US-50 W exit from Baltimore-Washington Pkwy
  • Follow the New York Ave NE and Massachusetts Ave NW to P St NW in Washington

Public Transit Directions

From Washington Reagan National Airport (6 miles)

Directions from Washington Reagan National Airport (DCA)

  • Take the Washington Metro yellow line toward Mount Vernon Square or Fort Totten. Transfer at Gallery Place/Chinatown.
  • Take the red line toward Grosvenor – Strathmore or Shady Grove. Exit at Dupont Circle.
  • See “From Dupont Circle Metro Station” below

From Washington Dulles International Airport (27 miles)

Directions from Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD)

  • Take the Silver Line Express Bus (purchase $5 tickets at the counter inside Arrival Door 4 on the baggage claim level) to the Wiehle – Reston East Metro station.
  • Take the Washington Metro silver line toward Stadium – Armory or Largo Town Center. Transfer at Metro Center.
  • Take the red line toward Grosvenor – Strathmore or Shady Grove. Exit at Dupont Circle.
  • See “From Dupont Circle Metro Station” below.

From Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (34 miles)

Directions from Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) Weekdays Only

  • Take the BWI Express Washington Metro Bus (line B30) to the Greenbelt station. Service runs every hour from 6:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. on weekdays only. Buses pick up at two stops on the lower level of the International Concourse and the lower level of Concourse A/B; follow signs to “Public Transit.” If you don’t have a SmarTrip card, the fare is $2 cash, exact change only.
  • From the Greenbelt station, take the Washington Metro green line toward Branch Avenue. Transfer at the Gallery Place/Chinatown station.
  • Take the red line toward Grosvenor – Strathmore or Shady Grove. Exit at Dupont Circle.
  • See “From Dupont Circle Metro Station” below.

From Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (34 miles)

Directions from Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) Alternative Route

  • Take the free airport shuttle to the MARC/Amtrak rail station. Shuttles run every 6 minutes (except from 1:00 a.m. - 5:00 a.m., when service runs every 25 minutes).
  • Take a MARC or Amtrak train to Union Station.

Nearest Amtrak/MARC/VRE Station

Union Station (2.5 miles)

From Washington Union Station Amtrak/MARC/VRE

  • Take the red line toward Grosvenor – Strathmore or Shady Grove. Exit at Dupont Circle.
  • See “From Dupont Circle Metro Station” below.

From Nearest Washington Metro Station

Dupont Circle (2 blocks)

Directions from Dupont Circle Metro Station to Hotel

  • Use the Connecticut Avenue & Q Street NW exit.
  • Turn left as you exit the station, then turn left again and walk 2 blocks south on 20th Street NW.
  • Turn right and walk 1.5 blocks west on P Street NW.
  • Our hotel will be on your right, between 21st and 22nd streets.

The Royal Sonesta Washington DC Dupont Circle

2121 P Street NW
Washington, DC 20037
T: 202.448.1800
F: 202.448.1801