Domestic Sex Trafficking Symposium           May 1, 2013

Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD

 

Symposium Travel Information

Symposium Location

The symposium will be located in the Wolfe Street Building at the Johns Hopkins medical campus. The address is:

615 N. Wolfe Street
Baltimore, MD 21205

 

On May 1, 2013 the symposium will take place in room E2014, Sommer Hall.

 

You can find the campus map by clicking here.

 

Getting to Baltimore

By Train

Both Amtrak and MARC offer train service to Baltimore's Penn Station. There is a free shuttle bus from Penn Station to the Bloomberg School but keep in mind that shuttle drivers may ask passengers to provide either a Johns Hopkins ID or a letter of purpose. A taxi ride from Penn Station to the Bloomberg School costs approximately $20.00.

By Plane

Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshal Airport (BWI) in Baltimore is approximately 25 minutes away from Johns Hopkins. From BWI, you can take a train to Penn Station in Baltimore, or a taxi or rental car directly to the Bloomberg School. A taxi ride from BWI to the Bloomberg School costs approximately $40.00.

Dulles International Airport (IAD) in Sterling, VA is approximately 1 hour and 7 minutes away from Johns Hopkins. You could use the Washington Flyer Coach for transportation from Dulles to the West Falls Church Metrorail station. From there, you could take the Metrorail to Union Station, where you can board a northbound MARC Commuter Rail train or Amtrak Train to Baltimore. A taxi ride from IAD to the Bloomberg School costs approximately $160.00.

Reagan National Airport (DCA) in Washington, DC is approximately 1 hour away from Johns Hopkins. A taxi ride from DCA to the Bloomberg School costs approximately $100.00.

GO The Airport Shuttle offers transportation to and from BWI (Baltimore Washington International), IAD (Washington Dulles) and DCA (Ronald Reagan National) Airports, Amtrak-BWIAmtrak Penn-Station-Baltimore and Union Station-Washington. They offer a door-to-door airport shuttle service and a sedan service. You can make reservations online or call 1-877-544-4646.

By Car

The driving directions below will lead you to the parking garage on Orleans Street, located between North Broadway and North Wolfe. Some parking is available on nearby neighborhood streets but it can be limited.

From Washington, DC, and Virginia and the 1-95 access at BWI Airport:

Take I-95 North to exit 53 (I-395 North) into downtown Baltimore.
Continue straight on I-395 (stay left at fork; turns into Howards Street).
Turn right onto Pratt Street.
Continue on Pratt for approximately 1.5 miles to Broadway; turn left on Broadway…

Orleans Garage:

From Broadway, turn right onto Orleans Street.

Turn right into the Orleans Street Garage (at Orleans Street traffic light).

 

McElderry Garage:

From Broadway, turn left onto Orleans Street.

Turn right onto North Caroline Street.

Turn right onto McElderry Street (1st traffic light).

The entrance is on the right.

From the Philadelphia, New York, and Northeastern Baltimore Suburbs:

Take I-95 S toward Baltimore; merge onto I-895 South.
From I-895 South, take exit 14/Moravia Road; turn Left onto Moravia Road at the traffic loght at the end of the exit.
Turn right onto the US-40 West/Pulaski Highway ramp…

Orleans Garage:

Continue on US-40 West/Pulaski Highway (turns into Orleans Street) approximately 3 miles to N. Wolfe Street.

Immediately after crossing N. Wolfe Street, turn left at the Orleans Garage traffic light (the hospital will be on your right).

           

McElderry Garage:

Continue on US-40 West approximately 3.5 miles to N. Caroline Street; turn right onto N. Caroline Street.

From N. Caroline Street, turn right onto McElderry Street.

The entrance is on the right.

From Annapolis and Maryland’s Eastern Shore:

From Route 50, take I-97 toward Baltimore and follow I-97 to Baltimore Beltway (I-695) toward Towson.
Take the Beltway to the Baltimore-Washington Parkway (I-295) North.

Follow I-295 into Baltimore (it becomes Russell Street).
Turn right onto Pratt Street.
Stay on Pratt Street for approximately 1.5 miles to Broadway; turn left on Broadway....

 

Orleans Garage:

From Broadway, turn right onto Orleans Street.

Turn right into the Orleans Garage (at the Orleans Street Garage traffic light).

McElderry Garage:

From Broadway, turn left onto Orleans Street.

Turn right onto N. Caroline Street.

Turn right onto McElderry Street (1st traffic light).

The entrance is on the right.

  

From Frederick and Western Maryland:

Take I-70 East.

Merge onto I-695 S/Baltimore Beltway outer loop via exit 91A toward I-95 S/Glen Burnie.

Take exit 11A-11B for I-95 North/I-95 South toward Baltimore/Washington; keep left at the forms and merge onto I-95 North.

Take I-95 North to Exit 53 (I-395 North) into downtown Baltimore.

Continue straight on I-395 (stay left at fork; turns into Howard Street).

Turn right onto Pratt Street.

Continue on Pratt for approximately 1.5 miles to Broadway; turn left on Broadway…

 

Orleans Garage:

From Broadway, turn right onto Orleans Street.

Turn right into the Orleans Garage (at the Orleans Street Garage traffic light).

McElderry Garage:

From Broadway, turn left onto Orleans Street.

Turn right onto N. Caroline Street.

Turn right onto McElderry Street (1st traffic light).

The entrance is on the right.

Parking

Visitor Parking is available at the Orleans Garage (1795 Orleans Street) across the street from the Main Entrance of the hospital, and also at the McElderry Garage (Outpatient Center Garage) located on McElderry Street just off Caroline Street.

Valet Parking is available at the Hospital’s main entrance on Orleans Street; the Outpatient center (Outpatient Center Circle); and the Weinberg Building on Jefferson Street. Phone: 410-955-5333.     

By Taxi

Yellow Cab serves the Baltimore area. Taxis can be called at (410) 685-1212.

More information about travel to Baltimore, Maryland can be found at http://baltimore.org/.

 

Hotel Stay

There are several hotels located near Johns Hopkins University campus. A special rate for symposium participants has been coordinated at the hotels listed below. These rates will be held until April 16th. When you make the reservation, you should specify that you are with the Johns Hopkins Domestic Sex Trafficking Symposium. There is limited space available, so we advise that you make reservations as soon as possible. 

Radisson Plaza Lord Baltimore ($79)
20 W Baltimore Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
(410) 539-8400
 Admiral Fells Inn ($169)
888 S Broadway
Baltimore, MD 21231
(410) 522-7377 

Hotel Monaco ($199)
2 N Charles St  
Baltimore, MD 21201
(202) 939-6430 
Book online: Domestic Sex Trafficking Symposium 
Group code: 17401001637 

A shuttle will be provided from the Radisson Plaza Lord Baltimore to Johns Hopkins campus. Admiral Fells Inn provides a free taxi voucher each day you stay. Hotel Monaco is located a few blocks from a Johns Hopkins shuttle service. Transportation is not provided directly from the hotel.

 

Food

There are many great places to eat in the Baltimore area. Below are some suggestions for areas close to campus and the hotels listed above.

Quick eateries:

Fine Dining:

Coffee: