Friday, July 11, 2014

How to Get From BWI to Washington DC?

Public Transportation options to Downtown Washington, DC

Driving into DC can be really frustrating, especially during special events like The National Cherry Blossom Festival. Aloft BWI Hotel provides complimentary shuttle services to/from BWI Airport and BWI Marshall Rail Station, and you will be able to find several options to get into downtown Washington DC with ease from there.


MARC Train Service (Only runs on weekdays)

MARC train service takes you from BWI Rail Station to Washington, DC Union Station in about 40 minutes. MARC train runs from 4:47AM (BWI Airport) to 10:30PM (Union Station).
Fares: $6 per trip

Amtrak Train Service (Runs daily)

Amtrak is the fastest way traveling to Downtown Washington, DC, which only takes 25-35 minutes from BWI Marshall Rail Station to Union Station.
Fares: $15-$67 per trip



BWI Metro Bus Service

BWI Express Metro Bus provides nonstop service from Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport to Greenbelt Metro Station, which is located on the Green Line of the Washington Metrorail system. The B30 service runs every 40 minutes, 7 days a week to the Greenbelt Metro Station. There are two WMATA Bus Stops. One is located on the lower level of the International Concourse and the other stop is located on the lower level of Concourse A/B. The B30 will pick you up outside at the bus shelter.
Fares: $6 per trip

Click here for the printable schedule


BWI Rail Station is served by Amtrak trains on the Northeast Corridor line as well as by local commuter and light rail services from Baltimore, Washington DC, and the surrounding region. The station is right outside the airport just 5 minutes away from us, and we’ll happily send over our free shuttle to whisk you to the hotel in no time. Just give us a call at (410) 691-6969.



Wednesday, July 9, 2014

A Star-Spangled Summer at the National Aquarium


This September marks the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Baltimore and “The Star-Spangled Banner,” Francis Scott Key’s poem that was inspired by the War of 1812 and eventually became the national anthem we all know today. Beginning July 11, the National Aquarium is celebrating this milestone with a new, limited-edition program featuring themed scavenger hunts, lite fare & more, all for $18.12 admission every Friday between 5 pm and 7:30 pm!

Tuesday, January 29, 2013

Coming to Baltimore?

Coming to Baltimore for an upcoming event? Stay at Aloft BWI where you can get style at a steal. We are only 8 miles from the Convention Center with complimentary shuttle service to the Lightrail. Book now and get some amazing deals. www.aloftbwi.com




http://www.bccenter.org/events.php


Monday, January 28, 2013

Wanna Get Away?

Photo: Need to getaway from the winter blues?  Book a park and fly package with us at www.aloftbwi.com

Need a break from the winter weather blues?  Book your park and fly package with us at www.aloftbwi.com.   We will make sure you get to the airport on time. 

Friday, January 25, 2013

Get Engaged over the Holidays?

Did you get engaged over the holidays and now in the planning stages of your wedding? Book your guest rooms with us and host a unique and memorable rehearsal event that won't break the bank! Aloft BWI - Where Style is a Steal! (Call Trish in sales for info at 443-270-6730)


Photo: Did you get engaged over the holidays and now in the planning stages of your wedding?  Book your guest rooms with us and host a unique and memorable rehearsal event that won't break the bank!  Aloft BWI - Where Style is a Steal! (Call Trish in sales for info at 443-270-6730)