Austin Convention Center
    Austin, Texas, United States
    10 - 15 June 2018
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    San Diego International Airport  (SAN) is conveniently located three miles northwest of downtown San Diego. Numerous airlines fly into and out of SAN.

    Airport Shuttle
    Super Shuttle runs 24 hours per day, 7 days a week. Book Online or call 1-800-974-8885. Cash or credit cards only. Advanced reservations are required for all pickups and drop-offs. Book return pickup 24 hours in advance. To cancel notify at least 4 hours prior to pickup to avoid penalty fee. One-way fare to/from Town & Country Resort & Convention Center is $11. (Fares subject to change).

    Map of Hotel and San Diego Area (pdf)

    Taxi service from the San Diego Airport to the Town & Country Resort & Convention Center is approximately $23 depending on traffic.

    Town & Country Resort and Convention Center is located at 500 Hotel Circle North in the Mission Valley area of San Diego, California at Hotel Circle North and Fashion Valley Road. To reach the hotel from north or south, take I-5 to I-8 east. Follow I-8 east to the "Hotel Circle" exit. From I-805, take I-8 west to the Hotel Circle exit and proceed to Hotel Circle North.

    Parking at the Town and Country Resort & Convention Center for Overnight Hotel Guests is $7.
    Local guests pay $3.00 for the first hour, then $2.00 per hour there after to a maximum of $16.00 per day.


    Book your car today for San Diego

    Hertz Car Rental has been selected as the official car rental agency for this Symposium. To reserve a car, identify yourself as a Astronomical Telescopes & Instrumentation Conference attendee using the Hertz Meeting Code CV# 029B0014. Note: When booking from International Hertz locations, the CV # must be entered with the letters CV before the number, i.e. CV029B0014.

    • In the United States call 1-800-654-2240.
    • In Canada call 1-800-263-0600, or 1-416-620-9620 in Toronto.
    • In Europe and Asia call the nearest Hertz Reservation Center or travel agent. Outside of these areas call 1-405-749-4434.
    • Book Online at

    Public Transportation on San Diego Trolley/Bus

    The San Diego Trolley, i.e. the light rail, is referred to as the "moving landmark" and is a fun way to get around. FARES are based on the trip distance. Fares range from $1.25 to $2.50 depending on how many stations are traveled (fares are subject to change). The closest trolley stop, the Fashion Valley Transit Center stop is located between the Town & Country Resort and the Fashion Valley Mall, handy to Old Town, Downtown and even Tijuana.

    To travel from San Diego Airport to the Town & Country Resort & Convention Center take the Airport Flyer Bus #992 from any airport terminal to the American Plaza Trolley Station. Fare (subject to change) on Bus #992 is $2.25 (exact change required - drivers do not give change). From the American Plaza Trolley Station take the trolley to the Fashion Valley Transit Center stop (closest stop to the Town & Country Resort). Trolley fare is $2.50 one way and can be purchased from a ticket vending machine. For UNLIMITED DAILY RIDES between MULTIPLE BUSES and TROLLEYS purchase a DAY PASS for $5.00. (Fares subject to change)

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