Virginia Office Directions
US Arctic Research Commission
4350 N. Fairfax Drive, Suite 510
Arlington, Virginia 22203
Via Metrorail (subway)
USARC’s office is easily accessible from the “Ballston-MU” station located on Metrorail’s “Orange” and “Silver” lines. From downtown Washington, DC, take the Orange Line in the direction of “Vienna,” or the Silver Line toward “Wiehle-Reston East.” From either line, exit at the Ballston-MU station. Upon exiting the faregate, turn right and take the elevator on the south side of Fairfax Drive to the street level. Exit the elevator to the right (west) and walk 1.5 blocks to the Ellipse Building at 4350 N. Fairfax Dr. (crossing N. Taylor Street). USARC is on the 5th floor, in Suite 510. USARC is also accessible from Reagan National Airport connecting via the Blue or Yellow Lines.
By Car from Washington, DC
Take I-66 West. Take exit 71 East onto North Glebe Road. Stay in the left lane. Turn left on N. Fairfax Drive. USARC is on the right, parking garage in basement. Metered street parking is also available. Exit the garage elevators and turn left, heading toward another bank of elevators. Take those up to the fifth floor.
By Car from Virginia
Take I-66 East. Take the Fairfax Drive exit 71 toward Glebe Road/Fairfax Drive (VA-120/VA-237). Stay straight on North Fairfax Drive for about 0.1 miles. USARC is on the right, parking garage in basement. Take the elevator up to the lobby level. Metered street parking is also available. Exit the elevators and turn left, heading toward another bank of elevators. Take those up to the fifth floor.