Venue & Travel

Crowne Plaza Crystal City - Washington, D.C.

1480 Crystal Drive
Arlington, VA 22202
TEL: +1-703-416-1600

Reservation Deadline: 13 March 2023


USD $169.00/per night

The IEEE SiPhotonics attendees group rate is exclusive of taxes (currently at 14.25%).

Reservations must be made by 5:00 pm Eastern Time on Monday, 13 March 2023 in order to get the group rate.  Once the room block is sold out, the hotel will offer rooms/rates based upon availability.

Parking Information

  • Self-Parking Fee: $40 USD
  • Valet Parking is not available
  • The fee for overnight guest parking in our on-site, covered garage is $40 USD/night. Parking garage max height 6′ 6″

Washington, DC Tourism

Local Airport and Transportation Options

Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport – DCA
Hotel distance: 2 miles
Estimated taxi fare: $8 USD  (one way)

Washington Dulles International Airport – IAD
Hotel distance: 28 miles
Estimated taxi fare: $68 USD  (one way)

Crystal City Station (Yellow and Blue Lines)



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Travel Visa Information

United States citizens do not need a U.S. visa or passport for travel to Arlington, VA.  If you are not a US citizen, you may need a visa for entry into the US. Once you register for the conference, you can download a letter indicating that you will be attending the conference. 

For additional information regarding visas and/or passports, please visit