Driving in DC can be a hassle, and parking in Dupont Circle is often limited and expensive! Here are some recommendations for getting around the city:
Buses immediately around the Whittemore House include:
- Routes 42/43
- Route G2
- Routes N2/N4/N6
- Route D1
- Route D2
- Routes L1/L2
- Dupont Circle-Georgetown-Rosslyn $1 Circulator
- Route 37
If you’re new to public transit we recommend just typing your destination into Google Maps and using the suggested route—it tends to be accurate and reliable. Another great app for DC buses, bikes, scooters, and trains is Transit.
Bikeshare & Scooter
There are several bikeshare options in the DC area. There is a Capital Bikeshare docking station just across the street from the venue. Lime and Jump operate dockless bikeshares; Jump’s bikes all have electric assist.
We don’t particularly encourage you to use ride-hailing services (for numerous reasons). They are, however, plentiful in the District and its environs, and they may be convenient for our community members from other countries, since you pay electronically. Very late at night (past 1am on Friday and Saturday), the Metro trains also stop running, although the buses remain quite frequent. Some services in the DC area include: