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National Industries for the Blind
1310 Braddock Place
Alexandria, Virginia 22314-1691
Metro’s Blue and Yellow lines serve the Braddock Road Metro Station, directly across from NIB headquarters. As you exit the Metro Station, turn left and follow the sidewalk to the first intersection. Cross the road and go directly to the red brick building just ahead on your right.
Online fares and schedules [link]
Metrobus and DASH services are available at the Braddock Road Metro station. Metrobus lines 9E, 10A, 10B, 10E DASH lines AT2, AT3, AT4
Red Top Cab is the preferred taxi company for NIB staff and guests. Tell the driver to take you to the 800 block of West Street, Alexandria, VA. You can contact Red Top at 703-522-3333.
Due to construction on the Woodrow Wilson Bridge project, there may be unexpected detours from the directions provided. Pay close attention to traffic signs. Click here for directions from Google Maps.
Street parking is available on the streets surrounding the main building. Pay close attention to time restrictions, however, as ticketing and towing are strictly enforced. There is also covered visitor parking to the north of our building. Entry is available by taking the second right turn from the Braddock Place circle. The rate is $2 per hour with an $8 per day maximum.
Washington Reagan National Airport (DCA) is one stop away from our offices on the Metro. The Metro is conveniently accessible from all gates and all airlines at DCA. DullesAirport (IAD) is about 30 miles from Braddock Place. Cab fare to Braddock Place is approximately $50 one way. Shared ride services are available.
Discounted Hotel Rates at Local Sheraton Suites Alexandria Hotel
NIB has negotiated excellent discounted rates at the Sheraton Suites in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia, near the NIB Headquarters building. This will help our associated agency employees and other visitors to save money when they travel to the Washington, D.C., area.
Sheraton Suites Alexandria
801 N. St. Asaph Street Alexandria, VA 22314
NIB rate for standard room: • $199/night September 1 - October 31, 2012 • $169/night November 1, 2012 - February 28, 2013
To book a room:
- Click the online booking link (http://www.starwoodhotels.com/sheraton/rates/rate.html?propertyId=90&rp=...)
- Indicate Corporate Account #223087 • Type in the arrival and departure date
- The room availability and the NIB negotiated rate will appear on the screen The hotel offers complimentary shuttle service to/from the NIB Headquarters office, as well as to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) and the Metro. The hotels also offer complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access and buffet breakfast for guests.