If you need hotel accommodations for your trip, we have a special hotel conference rate through March 12, 2014 with the New York Marriott Downtown for $249 / night from April 2nd through April 5th.
Though the time for booking the conference rate has passed, you can still book at room at the New York Marriott Downtown through their main page: http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/nycws-new-york-marriott-downtown/
If you experience any difficulties booking a room, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will be happy to help you!
There are several subway stops within the vicinity of The New York Marriott Downtown Hotel.
The closest stops are the 1 at Rector St, the R at Rector St, and the 4 or 5 at Wall Street.
Below is a list of subway lines and the recommended stops that will put you within walking distance of the New York Marriott Downtown:
The New York Marriott Downtown is just blocks away from the World Trade Center stop. Take either the Hoboken (Green) or Newark (Red) line to the World Trade Center station. You can walk down West Street to the New York Marriott Downtown.
The Metro-North line can be taken to Grand Central Terminal at 42nd Street. From there, we recommend you take the 4 or 5 train to the Wall Street stop. The New York Marriott Downtown is just a few blocks from this station.
We recommend that travelers on trains that arrive at Penn Station to take the 1 train to Rector Street (or the savvy / daring traveler can take the 2 or 3 to Chambers Street and then transfer to a downtown 1 to Rector Street). The New York Marriott Downtown is a short walk from Rector Street station.
New York City (NYC) is conviently serviced by 3 major international airports:
To get to and from the airports, we have put together this convenient little guide to help guide your travel decisions.
Train + Subway - you can take the AirTrain from your terminal to the NJ Transit Station. From there, take the NJ Transit Train to New York Penn Station. We recommend that travelers on trains that arrive at Penn Station to take the 1 train to Rector Street (or the savvy / daring traveler can take the 2 or 3 to Chambers Street and then transfer to a downtown 1 to Rector Street). The New York Marriott Downtown is a short walk from Rector Street station.
Taxi - A taxi from Newark will cost about $50.00 without tip.
There are no good mass transit options from LaGuardia. A taxi will cost you $35.00-$50.00, with the price variance a function of traffic. You can also use a car service - Dial7 will run you about $40.00 with tip, flat fee.
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