Directions, maps, and parking

MedStar National Rehabilitation Hospital

102 Irving Street, NW
Washington, District of Columbia 20010

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From Downtown Washington

Go north on 16th Street, NW. Turn right at Harvard Street until it ends at the McMillan Reservoir. Turn left at the light onto Michigan Avenue. The reservoir will be on your right. After passing Children's National Medical Center, turn left at the light onto First Street, NW.

From Northern Virginia via Arlington Memorial or Theodore Roosevelt Bridges

Follow the George Washington Parkway to Arlington Memorial or Theodore Roosevelt Bridge. From Memorial Bridge, bear left around the Lincoln Memorial and take the second left onto Constitution Avenue. From Roosevelt Bridge, after crossing the bridge the road becomes Constitution Avenue. Follow Constitution for 2.2 miles and turn left onto Louisiana Avenue, NW. At the fourth light, turn left onto North Capitol Street. Follow North Capitol Street north about 2.5 miles to the Irving Street exit. Turn left at the first light onto the hospital campus.

From Northern Virginia via 14th Street Bridge

Follow I-395 across the 14th Street Bridge continuing eastward along I-395 through Southwest Washington, DC. Take right exit toward the U.S. Capitol and follow tunnel through Capitol Hill area to its termination at New York Avenue, NW; turn right at New York Avenue, bearing right immediately onto M Street, NW, and continue for three blocks to North Capitol Street. Turn left onto North Capitol Street and proceed northward for about 2 miles (past Michigan Avenue) to its interchange with Irving Street. Take the Irving Street (west) exit and follow signs to the campus entrance.

From Montgomery County via Wisconsin or Connecticut Avenues

From Wisconsin Avenue heading south, turn left onto Western Avenue (the District line) and take the first right onto Military Road. From Connecticut Avenue heading south, turn left onto Military Road. Follow Military Road almost 2.5 miles to the intersection of Georgia Avenue. Turn right on Georgia, then make a quick left onto Missouri Avenue. Continue on Missouri Avenue. Turn right on North Capitol Street. Follow North Capitol Street south to the Irving Street exit. Turn left at the first light onto the hospital campus.

From Baltimore/I-95

Take I-95 south to I-495 west to Silver Spring (Capital Beltway). Take first exit at New Hampshire Avenue, south. Follow New Hampshire Avenue. Turn left onto North Capitol Street, south to Irving Street exit. Turn left at the first light onto the hospital campus.

From Baltimore/I-295

Take the Baltimore/Washington Parkway (I-295) south. Follow signs to Washington. Exit to the right onto South Dakota Avenue. Follow South Dakota Avenue for about 2 miles. Turn left on Monroe Street, then turn left onto Michigan Avenue. Bear right onto Irving Street, west (just past the Shrine of the Immaculate Conception). Follow Irving Street. Turn left at the first light onto the hospital campus.

From Central or Southern Prince George's County, Anne Arundel County or Calvert County

Take I-95 (Capital Beltway) to Exit 19B, Route 50 west. Exit to the right onto South Dakota Avenue. Follow South Dakota Avenue for about 2 miles. Turn left on Monroe Street, then turn left onto Michigan Avenue. Bear right onto Irving Street, west (just past the Shrine of the Immaculate Conception). Follow Irving Street. Turn left at the first light onto the hospital campus.

From Greenbelt/College Park/Hyattsville Area

Follow Queen Chapel Road west through Hyattsville. Continue on Queens Chapel until it turns into Michigan Avenue. Continue on Michigan Avenue past the Brookland Metro Station and Catholic University. Bear right onto Irving Street, west (just past the Shrine of the Immaculate Conception). Follow Irving Street. Turn left at the first light onto the hospital campus.

Parking

Due to the high volume of patients and visitors to our campus, we highly recommend using public transportation when coming to the hospital.

The Hospital Parking Garage is open 24 hours, every day.

The Physician Office Garage is open Monday-Friday from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. every day except holidays. Visitors can exit at any time using automated pay stations.

Discount Parking Coupons (long-term patient)

Discount parking coupons are available to long term patients and guests to park at a reduced parking rate of $50 for a book of ten (10) stickers. Each sticker can be used to exit the garage one time. For those guests who want to be able to leave and return in the same day, a ten-day pass card is available for $55 and must be used over ten consecutive days. To purchase parking coupons, please stop in the Parking Office, on the ground floor of the Hospital Parking Garage. Office hours are 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday.

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Parking rates
Time  Rate
 0 - 3 hours  $5.00
 3 - 4 hours  $6.00
 4 - 5 hours  $7.00
 5 - 6 hours  $8.00
 6 - 8 hours  $10.00
 8- 24 hours  $15.00
 Lost Ticket:  $15.00 (daily charge)

Metro and shuttle bus service

Public transportation

WMATA has three metrobus routes that service our campus- H2, H4, and D6. For more information about Metrobuses, please contact WMATA at 202-637-7000 or visit the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit website.

MedStar provides free, wheelchair-accessible shuttle buses from two Metrorail stations: Brookland/CUA on the Red line and Columbia Heights on the Green/Yellow lines.

  • Operates Monday-Friday

  • Does not operate on weekends or holidays

  • Metro shuttles pick up and drop off passengers at the Veterans Medical Center, MedStar National Rehabilitation Hospital and the MedStar Washington Hospital Center.  

  • Shuttle schedules here: Brookland/CUA  and Columbia Heights

Times may change due to road and weather conditions, you can track shuttles online in real time here or on the free Ride Systems app:

  1. Download Ride Systems app

  2. Under Agency, select “Washington MedStar"

  3. Click the metro shuttle you need (Red or Green)

MedStar associates, you can access additional information on employee shuttles using the real time tracker or on our Starport page.

If you would like to contact us, please call our shuttle service provider LT Transportation at 202.304.8789 or e-mail us, MyTrip@Medstar.net.

Local hotels

MNRH hospital building

For your convenience, MedStar National Rehabilitation Hospital (MedStar NRH) has negotiated preferred rates with a number of hotels for our patients and their families who need accommodations while being treated at the hospital. 

Ask for a referral letter from our security desk located at the entrance of the hospital or from our admissions office located on the ground floor. You may also download one here. If you have any questions, please call 202-877-1152.

Holiday Inn Central

1501 Rhode Island Ave., NW
Washington, DC 20005
Reservations: 202-483-2000
1-800-248-0016
e-mail rays@inndc.com
*Rate: $139-$159+tax, based upon
www.inndc.com
For a direct booking link, click here.

The Canopy by Hilton Washington DC Embassy Row

1600 Rhode Island Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: 202-293-0000
Fax: 202-293-0085
www.washingtondcembassyrow.canopybyhilton.com
*Rate: 15% off our lowest published rate

Carlyle Suites Hotel

1731 New Hampshire Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20009
Reservations: 202-234-3200
*Rate: $129.00 + tax, based upon availability

Courtyard Washington, DC/U.S. Capitol

1325 2nd Street, NE
Washington, DC 20002
Phone: 202-898-4000
*Rate: $179+tax, based upon availability

Lodging at other hotel locations in the D.C. area can be booked through Washington Accommodations. For more information, call 202-289-2220.

Shuttles are available to the MedStar NRH campus from the Columbia Heights (green and yellow line) and Brookland-CUA (red line) metro stations.

*Rates are not guaranteed and MedStar NRH is not responsible for any problems that may arise during your stay.

MNRH map

Dining options

Patients may join other patients, family members, visitors, or team members in our fully accessible, cafeteria-style dining room for meals (upon the rehabilitation team's approval). Located on the ground floor of the hospital (accessible from either the east or west side elevators), the dining room serves breakfast and lunch Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. and offers a salad bar, grill, deli sandwiches, daily entrees, and fresh seasonal selections.

Other dining options on campus

Atrium Café

Located in the atrium on the first floor of MedStar NRH. Serves Starbucks® coffee, lattes, espresso, pastries, sandwiches, and snacks. Open Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and weekends and holidays from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The Center Café

Located on the ground floor of MedStar Washington Hospital Center's main building (across the street from MedStar NRH). Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner from 6:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Dining options in the Brookland neighborhood

Brookland Pint – 716 Monroe St. NE – 202-758-2757 - website

Brookland’s Finest – pub & restaurant – 3126 12th St. NE – 202-636-0050 – website

Monroe Street Market Eateries – 625 Monroe St. NE – website

Quiznos - 208 Michigan Ave NE - 202-332-9555

Dining options in the Columbia Heights neighborhood

Acre 121 – 1400 Irving St NW – 202-328-0721 - website

Alero Mexican Restaurant – 1301 U St NW – 202-462-2322 - website

Cava Grill – 3105 14th St NW – 202-695-8100 - website

The Coupe - 3415 11th St NW - 202-290-3342 - website

The Heights – 3115 14th St NW – 202-797-7227 - website

Meridian Pint – 3400 11th St NW – 202-508-1075 - website

Potbelly – 1400 Irving St NW – 202-232-5777 - website

Redrocks Firebrick Pizzeria – 1036 Park Rd NW - website

Delivery options

Domino’s Pizza – 202-832-3343

Papa John’s Pizza – 202-667-7272

Pizza Hut – 202-882-0600