St. Louis Lambert International Airport (STL) is a 15 minute drive to campus, traffic permitting.  Southwest Airlines is one of our larger carriers, so you can check their flights as well as those visible through other travel searches. 

Ride Hailing Services

Lyft and Uber are both operational in St. Louis.



Public Transit

St. Louis Metrolink

The Metrolink provides service from St. Louis Lambert International Airport to the Washington University Campus and Clayton area hotels.

For more information please visit

Maps, Directions and Parking

This workshop will be held in Whitaker Hall located on the Danforth Campus.  For directions to our campus, please click Directions to Washington University in St. Louis Danforth Campus.  A current pdf of our campus map can be found by clicking Campus Map.  Visitor parking is available at no charge on the weekend in “visitor” and “yellow” parking zones only.  Due to construction on campus, the closest visitor & yellow parking zones are located in the Millbrook Parking Garage.  For up to date information on parking, please visit the Parking & Transportation Website.

Nearby Lodging

When you call to make reservations, please be sure to ask if they offer a special rate for Washington University visitors.

Knight Center on the Washington University Campus
Forest Park Parkway & Throop Drive
St. Louis, MO 63130
(866) 933-9400
(314) 933-9400

Clayton Plaza Hotel
7750 Carondelet Ave
Clayton, MO 63105

Drury Inn & Suites Brentwood – St. Louis
8700 Eager Road
Brentwood, MO 63144
(800) 378-7946
(314) 968-3704

Hampton Inn and Suites Clayton/St. Louis-Galleria Area
216 N. Meramec Avenue
Clayton, MO 63105
(314) 727-0700

Homewood Suites by Hilton St. Louis Galleria 
8040 Clayton Road
Richmond Heights, MO 63117
(800) 225-5466
(314) 863-7700

Moonrise Hotel
6177 Delmar in the Loop
St. Louis, MO 63112
(314) 721-1111

Sheraton Clayton
7730 Bonhomme
Clayton, MO 63105
(800) 325-3535
(314) 863-0400

The Cheshire St. Louis
6300 Clayton Road
St. Louis, MO 63117
Phone: 314-647-7300