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Last Updated: 04/09/13

Getting to CTEP

CTEP Staff are located at the new Shady Grove campus.

Directions to Shady Grove are provided below. See NIH's Visitor Information for instructions on getting to the NIH Campus and finding the buildings there.

Directions to Executive Plaza North (EPN)

Location:
9609 Medical Center Drive
Bethesda, MD 20892

Main CTEP phone number is 240-276-6515

USPS Mailing Address:
9609 Medical Center Drive
Bethesda, MD 20892

For Overnite/Fed-Ex Deliveries
9609 Medical Center Drive
Rockville, MD 20850

Please note: Visitor Parking is located in the parking garage which is adjacent to the building.

Via Metrorail:
Metrorail service is available from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport and from Union Station (railway). Take Metro's Red Line to the Shady Grove Station. It is approximately a 2 mile walk to Shady Grove using the map above. The NCI provides a shuttle from the metro stop beginning late April.

From Baltimore-Washington International Airport (BWI):
Take the Baltimore-Washington Parkway south toward Washington, DC. At I-495 (Capital Beltway), head west toward Silver Spring/Bethesda. From the Beltway (I-495), go past Exit 34 which is Rt. 355 (Wisconsin Ave./Rockville Pike) and bear right onto I-270. Drive to exit 8 (Shady Grove Road) and bear left at the traffic light to merge onto Shady Grove Road. Travel approximately ½ mile and make a right at Key West Avenue. At the next traffic light, make a left onto Medical Center Drive and then a right into the NCI entrance.

Alternative is to take I-95 South to Route 200 (ICC) which is a toll road. Take the ICC to the end at I-270 going Southbound and exit at Shady Grove Road heading Westbound. Travel approximately ½ mile and make a right at Key West Avenue. At the next traffic light, make a left onto Medical Center Drive and then a right into the NCI entrance.

From Dulles International Airport:
Head east on the Dulles Airport Access Road for approximately 13 miles. Exit onto I-495 (Capital Beltway), heading north to Bethesda/Baltimore. From the Beltway (I-495), take Exit 38 (I-270 north to Rockville-Frederick). Drive to exit 8 (Shady Grove Road) and bear left at the traffic light to merge onto Shady Grove Road. Travel approximately ½ mile and make a right at Key West Avenue. At the next traffic light, make a left onto Medical Center Drive and then a right into the NCI entrance.

From Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport:
Head north on the George Washington Parkway for approximately 5 miles. Exit onto I-495 (Capital Beltway), heading north to Maryland. From the Beltway (I-495), take (I-270) and head north towards Rockville. Drive to exit 8 (Shady Grove Road) and bear left at the traffic light to merge onto Shady Grove Road. Travel approximately ½ mile and make a right at Key West Avenue. At the next traffic light, make a left onto Medical Center Drive and then a right into the NCI entrance.

From Baltimore and All Points North of Washington, DC:
Take I-95 south toward Washington, DC. At I-495 (Capital Beltway), head west toward Silver Spring/Bethesda. From the Beltway (I-495), go past Exit 34 which is Rt. 355 (Wisconsin Ave./Rockville Pike) and bear right onto I-270. Drive to exit 8 (Shady Grove Road) and bear left at the traffic light to merge onto Shady Grove Road. Travel approximately ½ mile and make a right at Key West Avenue. At the next traffic light, make a left onto Medical Center Drive and then a right into the NCI entrance.

Alternative is to take I-95 South to Route 200 (ICC) which is a toll road. Take the ICC to the end at I-270 going Southbound and exit at Shady Grove Road heading Westbound. Travel approximately ½ mile and make a right at Key West Avenue. At the next traffic light, make a left onto Medical Center Drive and then a right into the NCI entrance.

From Eastern and Southern Maryland and All Points Southeast of Washington, DC:
At I-495 (Capital Beltway), head north toward Baltimore then west toward Silver Spring/Bethesda. From the Beltway (I-495), go past Exit 34 which is Rt. 355 (Wisconsin Ave./Rockville Pike) and bear right onto I-270. Drive to exit 8 (Shady Grove Road) and bear left at the traffic light to merge onto Shady Grove Road. Travel approximately ½ mile and make a right at Key West Avenue. At the next traffic light, make a left onto Medical Center Drive and then a right into the NCI entrance.

From Virginia and All Points South of Washington, DC:
Take I-95 north toward Washington DC. At I-495 (Capital Beltway), head west toward Northern Virginia. From the Beltway (I-495), take (I-270) and head north toward Rockville. Drive to exit 8 (Shady Grove Road) and bear left at the traffic light to merge onto Shady Grove Road. Travel approximately ½ mile and make a right at Key West Avenue. At the next traffic light, make a left onto Medical Center Drive and then a right into the NCI entrance.