Traveling to SATELLITE

Getting To The Convention Center

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 Carnegie Library at Mt. Vernon Square.

Walter E. Washington Convention Center
801 Mt. Vernon Place NW
Washington, DC  20001
Click here for detailed driving directions.

*Update on Amtrak Acela service*

The Acela nonstop service between Washington, D.C. and New York will be temporarily suspended starting Tuesday, March 10 until Tuesday, May 26. Passengers can still take Amtrak’s slower, northeast regional trains between the two cities. Amtrak has waived change fees on all existing or new reservations made before April 30.

Parking Options

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 serve basis.

Washington DC Metro System

Yellow/Green line: Mt Vernon Sq/7th St-Convention Center.  Download the Metro Map (pdf), visit for schedule.

Air Travel

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

Washington National Airport (DCA)
Approximately 8 miles

Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) 
Approximately 35 miles west

BWI International Airport (BWI) 
Approximately 42 miles north

Delta Air Lines is pleased to offer up to 10% discount for SATELLITE 2020! 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 NMTTD.*Please note there is not a service fee for reservations booked and ticketed via our reservation 800 number.

United Airlines is pleased to offer discounts off published fares to our 2020 event attendees. You may book online at and enter your offer code (ZHSG853920) in the Offer Code box when searching for your flights. If booking through a travel professional or United Meetings at 800-426-1122, please give them the following information: Agreement Code: 853920 and Z Code: ZHSG. Outside of the United States, please call your local United Airlines Reservation Office.

Exploring Washington, D.C.

Did you know that your SATELLITE 2020 badge gives you exclusive discounts all around Washington, D.C.? All you have to do is present your SATELLITE 2020 badge to any participating vendor and you’ll get exclusive discounts to attractionsrestaurantsretail, and tour deals! You can find more information on the Washington, D.C. Website.