Important Deadlines:

April 15:
-Panel and Roundtable Proposals Due

June 20
-A/V Requests

July 31:
-Seminar Registration Ends

-WAYR? Deadline

August 31:
-Early Registration Ends

September 5: -Special Hotel Rate Ends

September 21: -Business Lunch Registration Ends

Travel, Transportation & Tourism

TRAVEL & TRANSPORTATION

AIR
The Buffalo Niagara International Airport is an approximately twenty minute drive from downtown Buffalo.

From the Buffalo-Niagara International Airport
Cab: $35.00

Hyatt Shuttle $15.00/person (must be arranged, call in advance: 1-716-856-1234)

ITA Downtown Shuttle $18.00/person:  (the Hyatt is the 4th stop downtown), Call: 800-551-9369 or 716-633-8294

Airport-Downtown Metro Bus Express: NFTA Metro Bus service from the Buffalo Niagara International Airport is quick, inexpensive and easy to use. This bus runs non-stop service between the airport and Buffalo's central business district, including the Metro Bus station downtown (Metropolitan Transportation Center.) One-way fare is $1.75. Travel time from the airport to downtown is approximately twenty minutes. Service runs weekdays, approximately every 30 minutes, during peak drive time. The airport stop is located on the baggage claim level. Exit baggage claim and turn left. Get off at Pearl Street in front of the Hyatt. Consult the schedule -Route 204

LAND
Buffalo is accessible from throughout the United States via the New York State Thruway (I-90), from Canada via the Queen Elizabeth Way (QEW) and by railroad via Amtrak from Chicago and New York City.

From the East:
Follow I-90 West to Exit 51W (Rt 33 West). Follow 33W to the Goodell Street exit in downtown Buffalo. At the 6th light, take a left onto Delaware Avenue. At the third light, take a left onto Huron Street. The Hyatt is approximately 3 blocks down on the left.

From the West:
Follow I-90 East to I-190 North.  Exit on Niagara Street and turn right (heading South). Turn left after the blinking light onto West Huron Street. Turn right onto Pearl Street.   Hyatt Regency Buffalo will be on the left side.

From the North:
Follow I-90 South.  Exit on Niagara Street and turn right (heading south). Turn left after the blinking light onto West Huron Street. Turn right onto Pearl Street. Hyatt Regency Buffalo will be on the left side.

From Canada:
Take the Peace Bridge into Buffalo. Take a left onto Porter Avenue and follow it approximately 2 miles (past Kleinhans Music Hall and 1/2 way around Symphony Circle) to Delaware Avenue. Take a right onto Delaware Avenue. At the third light, take a left onto Huron Street. The Hyatt is approximately 3 blocks down.

From the South: Follow directions for travelling from the West (above). 

Parking
For “in & out” privileges, you can park your car at the All-Pro parking lot across from the Hyatt Regency for $13.00/day. The Augsperger Garage, which does not offer “in & out” privileges, provides parking space for $8.00/day.

Amtrak
800-USA-RAIL (800-872-7245)
www.amtrak.com

Downtown Buffalo
75 Exchange Street at Washington Street
Buffalo, NY 14203

AAA of Western and Central New York
Buffalo: (716) 873-0111 
Niagara Falls: (716) 298-5651 
www.aaa.com

New York State Thruway Authority
(road conditions/construction zones)
1-800-847-8929 or (716) 631-9017

Megabus
http://us.megabus.com/

Greyhound Lines, Inc.
181 Ellicott Street at North Division
Buffalo, NY 14203 / (800) 231-2222
www.greyhound.com