Coverings '18

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Air Travel

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL)

ATL is located 10 miles from downtown Atlanta, the Georgia World Congress Center, and the Coverings 2018 hotels. More information on this airport is available here.

Air Travel Discounts

Delta Airlines

Coverings 2018 has partnered with Delta Airlines to offer discounted flights to Atlanta. The discount is available for both domestic and international attendees and exhibitors traveling between May 2 and May 16, 2018.

When booking online, select “Book A Trip”, which will bring you to the “Book A Flight” page.  When entering your search options, make sure to enter the code below in the “Meeting Event Code” box provided on the page:

Coverings 2018 code: NMQTG

Reservations may also be made by calling Delta Meeting reservations at (800) 328-1111, Mon - Fri, 7am-7pm CST (US and Canada only).  Please note that there is a direct ticketing fee for booking through the reservation number above.

Discounts will vary based on flight origination and class of service selected.

Click here to visit Delta's Meetings Travel website for reservations and ticketing.

Ground Transportation (from Airport)

Shuttles

There are several shuttle companies available from the airport to the downtown hotels. These shuttles have ride fare max charges to give riders a guaranteed rate. Click here to learn more. 

Rideshare

Approved rideshare services (Lyft, Uber) have designated meeting locations at each terminal: 

  • Domestic Terminal North: lower level (doors LN1, LN2); upper level (doors N1, N2 and N3)
  • Domestic Terminal South: lower level (door LS2); upper level (doors S4, S5 and S6)
  • International Terminal: Arrivals level outer curb.


For the most up-to-date information on approved companies and pick-up locations click here.

Taxicabs

Taxicabs are available at the lower level curbside, and in the Yellow Bus aisle. A flat rate fare to Atlanta downtown is $30 US.  Additional person charges apply. For more information visit the ground transportation website here.

Public Transportation

The GWCC and downtown hotels are easily accessible from the airport via MARTA, the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority.  A single $2.50 fare covers one-way bus or train trips, including transfers.  For more information on riding MARTA, click here.  For a simple Ride Guide for MARTA including planning your trip, buying your ticket, hours of operation, a system map, and more, click here.

Ground Transportation (to the GWCC and around the city)

Convention Shuttle

Complimentary Shuttle Buses will be provided from the official hotels to the Georgia World Congress Center unless within walking distance (Omni). A complete schedule will be posted to this page as soon as available.

Public Transportation

MARTA, offers service throughout the city by train or bus.  A single $2.50 fare covers one-way bus or train trips, including transfers.  For more information on riding MARTA, click here.  For a simple Ride Guide for MARTA including planning your trip, buying your ticket, hours of operation, a system map, and more, click here.

Atlanta Streetcar

For transportation in the downtown area including between hotels, restaurants and local attractions, attendees and exhibitors can board the Streetcar at one of 12 stops.  For details on the streetcar stations, attractions along the route, how to ride, and more, click here.

Other

For more information on getting around the city including by taxi, car or walking and biking click here.

Convention Center Directions and Parking

For directions to and parking at the Georgia World Congress Center, please click here. Coverings will be held in Buildings B and C with the main registration area located off the Andrew Young International Blvd entrance of Building B.  Parking permits may be purchased in advance via the link on the parking page of the GWCC website.

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