Directions and Travel Information

Driving to HenMUN

The University of Delaware is conveniently located just off of Interstate 95 in downtown Newark, Delaware.

Embassy and Homewood Suites

From the north: Take I-95 South to Delaware Exit 1-B — Route 896 North, which becomes South College Avenue at the intersection of Route 4. Continue straight on South College Avenue until you reach Marvin Drive (Wells Fargo Bank and Delaware Tire Center are on the left). Make a U-turn here. The entrance to both hotels immediately follows the Wells Fargo Bank.

From the south: Take I-95 North to Delaware Exit 1 — Route 896 North, which becomes South College Avenue at the intersection of Route 4. Continue straight on South College Avenue until you reach Marvin Drive (Wells Fargo Bank and Delaware Tire Center are on the left). Make a U-turn here. The entrance to both hotels immediately follows the Wells Fargo Bank.

From the west: Take the Pennsylvania Turnpike (Interstate 76) East to Interstate 283 North towards PA Route 283. Take the immediate exit for PA Route 283 East. Contiune until merging onto US Route 30 East near Lancaster. Remain on US Route 30 East until taking the exit for PA Route 462. Make the right on PA Route 462 and then the first left onto Strasburg Pike. Follow Strasburg Pike south until the end, and make a left onto West Main Street in the town of Strasburg. Pass through town before making a right on PA Route 896 South. Follow Route 896 south into Delaware and you reach North Hillside Road/West Cleveland Avenue. Make a right onto North Hillside Road and a first left onto West Main Street. Cross the railroad tracks and merge onto South Main Street. Make an immediate left onto Delaware Avenue. At the corner of South College Avenue, make a right. Continue on South College Avenue through the university campus, agricultural fields, and athletic stadiums. Both hotels will be on the right after the Wells Fargo Bank.

Courtyard Marriott

From the north: Take I-95 South to Delaware Exit 1-B — Route 896 North, which becomes South College Avenue at the intersection of Route 4. Continue straight on South College Avenue until the end and make a left onto West Main Street. Stay to the right as the road splits with Deer Park Tavern on the right. This will become DE Route 896 North/New London Road. Continue north until passing Ray Street and make a right onto David Hollowell Drive. The first left is the entrance to the hotel parking lot.

From the south: Take I-95 North to Delaware Exit 1 — Route 896 North, which becomes South College Avenue at the intersection of Route 4. Continue straight on South College Avenue until the end and make a left onto West Main Street. Stay to the right as the road splits with Deer Park Tavern on the right. This will become DE Route 896 North/New London Road. Continue north until passing Ray Street and make a right onto David Hollowell Drive. The first left is the entrance to the hotel parking lot.

From the west: Take the Pennsylvania Turnpike (Interstate 76) East to Interstate 283 North towards PA Route 283. Take the immediate exit for PA Route 283 East. Contiune until merging onto US Route 30 East near Lancaster. Remain on US Route 30 East until taking the exit for PA Route 462. Make the right on PA Route 462 and then the first left onto Strasburg Pike. Follow Strasburg Pike south until the end, and make a left onto West Main Street in the town of Strasburg. Pass through town before making a right on PA Route 896 South. Follow Route 896 south into Delaware. After passing Emily Bell Place on the right, make a left onto David Hollowell Drive. The first left is the entrance to the hotel parking lot.

Opening Ceremonies (Mitchell Hall)

From the north: Take I-95 South to Delaware Exit 1-B — Route 896 North, which becomes South College Avenue at the intersection of Route 4. Continue straight on South College Avenue until reaching an overpass at the corner of Amstel Avenue. Mitchell Hall is on the right.

From the south: Take I-95 North to Delaware Exit 1 — Route 896 North, which becomes South College Avenue at the intersection of Route 4. Continue straight on South College Avenue until reaching an overpass at the corner of Amstel Avenue. Mitchell Hall is on the right.

From the west: Take the Pennsylvania Turnpike (Interstate 76) East to Interstate 283 North towards PA Route 283. Take the immediate exit for PA Route 283 East. Contiune until merging onto US Route 30 East near Lancaster. Remain on US Route 30 East until taking the exit for PA Route 462. Make the right on PA Route 462 and then the first left onto Strasburg Pike. Follow Strasburg Pike south until the end, and make a left onto West Main Street in the town of Strasburg. Pass through town before making a right on PA Route 896 South. Follow Route 896 south into Delaware and you reach North Hillside Road/West Cleveland Avenue. Make a right onto North Hillside Road and a first left onto West Main Street. Cross the railroad tracks and merge onto South Main Street. Make an immediate left onto Delaware Avenue. At the corner of South College Avenue, make a right. Mitchell Hall is on the left immediately after the pedestrian overpass.

Driving from the Embassy and Homewood Suites: Drive north on South College Avenue until reaching an overpass at the corner of Amstel Avenue. Mitchell Hall is on the right.

Driving from the Courtyard Marriott: Leave the parking lot out of the exit behind the hotel. Proceed around the roundabout to the stop sign and make a left. At the next stop sign, make a left onto New London Road. Continue until you reach North Hillside Road/West Cleveland Avenue. Make a right onto North Hillside Road and a first left onto West Main Street. Cross the railroad tracks and merge onto South Main Street. Make an immediate left onto Delaware Avenue. At the corner of South College Avenue, make a right. Mitchell Hall is on the left immediately after the pedestrian overpass.

**A map of campus for walking and directions to restaurants near campus will be provided in all Delegate Folders.**

 

Air/Public Transportation

If your delegation plans on flying to HenMUN, Philadelphia International Airport is just over 30 miles from campus.  For help setting up your flights and subsequent transportation, please contact our Director-General via email at dir-gen@henmun.org.

Amtrak and SEPTA provide train service with stops in Newark. For more information, visit the Amtrak website, the SEPTA website, or contact the Director-General.

Megabus offers bus service to the University of Delaware campus from New York, Philadelphia, and Washington D.C. The bus stop is approximately a two minute walk from the Courtyard Marriott hotel.

 

Visa Information

If you are attending HenMUN from outside the United States, a U.S. Visa may be required for your entry into the country. Please visit the U.S. State Department website for more information on the Visa process.