Traveling To Satellite

Traveling To Satellite

Washington, DC is one of the world’s leading destinations for travel and tourism. Read the important information below for details on traveling to DC – the city offers easy access and navigation through three airports – booking your hotel room, transportation to the Convention Center, and hundreds of free things to do.

Time is running out! Book your accommodations today to enjoy discounted pricing at one of the many hotels partnering with SATELLITE to offer you convenient access to the Walter E. Washington Convention Center.

To reserve your housing at a special rate, click here.

The Walter E. Washington Convention Center is located between 7th and 9th Streets and N Street and Mt. Vernon Place in downtown DC, right across from the Apple Carnegie Library at Mt. Vernon Square.

Walter E. Washington Convention Center
801 Mt. Vernon Place NW
Washington, DC  20001

Driving? Click here for detailed directions.

There are more than 3,000 parking spaces in a three-block radius of the facility. These spaces are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Taking the metro? Hop on the Yellow/Green line to Mt Vernon Sq/7th St-Convention Center. 

Download the Metro Map (pdf), visit for schedule.

Air Travel & Discounts

There are three major international airports that service the metropolitan Washington DC area:

  • Washington National Airport (DCA) | Approximately 8 miles south of the Convention Center.
  • Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) | Approximately 35 miles west of the Convention Center.
  • BWI International Airport (BWI) | Approximately 42 miles north of the Convention Center.
United Airlines

We are pleased to partner with United Airlines for air travel to the SATELLITE Conference and Exhibition.

To make flight reservations online please click on discount code ZNRS168106. MileagePlus members earn Premier Qualifying Dollars and miles for their travel. You may also call United Meeting Reservation Desk at (800) 426 – 1122.

  • Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. Eastern Time
  • Saturday – Sunday 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Eastern Time

Booking fees are waived for Meeting reservations. International customers may contact their local United Reservation Desk. Click here for United Meetings Online Instructions.

Delta Airlines

Delta Air Lines is pleased to offer special discounts for SATELLITE Conference and Exhibition participants. Please click here to book your flights! You may also call Delta Meeting Network® at 1.800.328.1111* Monday–Friday, 7:00 a.m. – 7:30 p.m. (CT) and refer to Meeting Event Code NM2Z6.

*Please note there is not a service fee for reservations booked and ticketed via our reservation 800 number.


Planning ahead pays off with Saver Fares. When you book travel at least 14 days in advance, you’ll have access to our lowest available Saver Fares on many routes across the country. Low fares, free WiFi, 4 bags included, ample legroom and 0% chance of getting stuck in a middle seat — now that’s a better way to travel. Click here to book your travel now.

Exploring Washington, D.C.

During your visit, check out the iconic monuments along the beautiful National Mall as well as the city’s vibrant neighborhoods filled with character and charm. There’s no shortage of entertainment, from outstanding shopping to the wonders of free museums to can’t-miss theater to outdoor playgrounds like Rock Creek Park. Explore DC’s nightlife and a flourishing dining scene that has been rewarded with three Michelin Guides. Near the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, SATELLITE attendees can enjoy acclaimed restaurants, including All-Purpose Pizzeria and Unconventional Diner.

SATELLITE participants receive discounts around Washington, D.C. All you have to do is present your SATELLITE 2024 badge to participating vendors and you’ll get exclusive discounts to attractions, restaurants, retail, and tour deals! You can find more information on the Washington, D.C. website.

No city provides as many world-class activities for free as Washington, DC – offering attractions for every visitor, whether traveling on a budget or looking for added value. Discover your own free adventure in the nation’s capital. Learn more here.