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American Airlines is the official airline of the American Film Institute.

American Airlines is offering a special discount for AFI DOCS travelers. The discount can be booked on-line at for American Airlines/American Eagle Airlines flights only. Enter the Promo code 5664EP in the Promotion Code box. The discount is valid June 15, 2014 – June 25, 2014. Itineraries involving any oneworld or codeshare partner airlines must be booked through our Meeting Services Department at 1-800-433-1790 if calling from the US and Canada. Please note a Reservation Service fee will apply for each ticket booked over the phone. International attendees should call their local American Airlines reservations number.



Official AFI DOCS Hotel
The Hotel Monaco

700 F Street, NW, Washington, DC 20004
Reservations:  (800) 649-1202
Hotel:  (202) 628-7177
Online Reservations

Hotel George

15 E Street, N.W. Washington D.C. 20001
Reservations:  (800) 546-7866
Hotel:  (202) 347-4200
Online Reservations


Courtyard by Marriott, Silver Spring Downtown
8506 Fenton Street, Silver Spring, MD 20910
Reservations:  1-800-321-2211
Hotel:  1-301-589-4899

Sheraton – Silver Spring
8777 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20910
Reservations:  1-800-325-3535
Hotel:  1-301-589-0800

The DoubleTree by Hilton – Silver Spring
8727 Colesville Road, Silver Spring, MD  20910
Reservations:  1-800-560-7753
Hotel:  1-301-589-5200


Amtrak offers a 10% discount off the best available rail fare to (Washington, DC) between (June 15, 2014-June 25, 2014). To book your reservation call Amtrak at 1 (800) 872-7245 or contact your local travel agent.

Conventions cannot be booked via Internet. Please be sure to refer to Convention Fare Code X76S-905 when making your reservation. This offer is not valid on the Auto Train and Acela Service. Fare is valid on Amtrak Regional for all departures seven days a week, except for holiday blackouts. Offer valid with Sleepers, Business Class or First Class seats with payment of the full applicable accommodation charges.

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