TRAVEL INFORMATION

Air Travel
Travelers can fly into O’Hare International Airport (ORD) or Midway International Airport (MDW) for the Conference. Visit www.flychicago.com for more airport information.

American Airlines, Delta and United are offering special discounted airfares for NMSDC Conference registrants, spouses and guests. To take advantage of these discounted savings, you or your travel agent must call the toll-free number listed below or book online and refer to the NMSDC reference number. Frequent flyer program members are eligible for mileage credit and will receive full credit for miles flown. This Conference discounted fare is available only by calling the toll-free number below or booking online. If you call the airline’s local reservation line, you will not get the discount.

American
800-433-1790

Valid: 10/13 – 10/27

Authorization Number:
VANZLWD (Weekend)
VANZLXD (Midweek)

Delta
800-328-1111

Valid: 10/13 – 11/1

Meeting Event Code:
NMNGZ

United
800-426-1122

Valid: 10/20 -10/29

Z Code:
ZX48

Train Travel
Amtrak
Chicago Union Station (CHI)
225 South Canal Street
Chicago, IL 60606

Ground Transportation

Taxis
Fares are based on traffic conditions.

Average fares:
* O’Hare to downtown Chicago – $30-40
* Midway to downtown Chicago – $28-30

Shared Ride
Airport Shuttle Go Airport Express offers a 10% discount on round-trip travel. www.airportexpress.com

Public Transportation
Chicago’s famous “L” trains can easily take you to the Loop.

The CTA Orange Line train travels between Midway International Airport and downtown Chicago (Loop). CTA buses are available during off hours.

Rental Car Discounts
Avis, Budget and Hertz have been selected as the car rental companies for the Conference. Special discounted rates are guaranteed and available for Conference attendees and guests. For reservations, call the toll-free numbers listed below or book online and refer to the NMSDC reference number.

Avis
800-525-7537
Reference Number: J099921

Budget
800-842-5628
Reference Number: U006627

Hertz
800-654-2240
Reference Number: CV#04YX0003

Consent to Use Photographic Images:
Registration for, participation in and/or attendance at NMSDC meetings and other activities constitutes an agreement by the attendee to NMSDC’s use and distribution (both now and in the future) of the registrant or attendee’s name, likeness, image, voice, comments and/or appearance in any and all media, including the Internet, for any purpose consistent with the NMSDC’s mission, without compensation.