Just 30 minutes separate GTRI Conference center from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, which is served daily by 2,400 flights to 250 destinations worldwide. Hartsfield-Jackson bears the distinction of being "the world's busiest passenger airport," and recently was named Most Efficient Airport. More than 80 percent of the U.S. population is within a two-hour flight of Atlanta.
Thirty shuttle services offer door-to-door and on-demand pickup service in the Atlanta metropolitan area. Vans carry seven to 14 passengers and depart every 15 minutes within the metropolitan area, and every 30 minutes for all other areas.
Hartsfield-Jackson's taxi loading zone is located within the Ground Transportation Center just west of the South Terminal baggage claim area.
The Airport houses 11 rental car agencies, and there is free shuttle service to and from the Airport terminal and rental car pick-up and return areas.
The Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) is Atlanta's state-of-the-art public transportation system. Transfers are available to MARTA buses and CCT buses at no charge, but must be obtained at boarding. For more information on routes, schedules, and fares call (404) 848-4711 or www.itsmarta.com
Please note that neither the UIBS 2012 organizing committee nor the hotel is arranging for airport transportation. You can get pricing information on the respective links above.
Historic Academy of Medicine at Georgia Tech
875 West Peachtree St., NW,
Atlanta, GA 30309
- Limited free parking is available on the basis of first come first serve behind the venue. A list of alternate paid parking lots* is given below with approximate distance from the venue.
- Atlanta Biltmore Hotel and Biltmore Apartments
50 5th Street Northeast, Atlanta, Georgia 0.1 mi S
- Georgia Tech Parking and Transportation Services
828 W. Peachtree St. NW, Atlanta, GA 484 ft SW
- AAA Parking
943 Peachtree Street Northeast, Atlanta, GA 0.5 mi N
- Lanier Parking Systems Inc.
730 Peachtree Street Northeast, Atlanta, GA 0.3 mi S
- National Parking
887 Spring Street Northwest, Atlanta, GA 0.1 mi NW