Air and Ground Transportation Information

Air Transportation:

Airfare to and from the AFAAD Gathering is the responsibility of the individual participant.

Sea-Tac International Airport (SEA) is the closest aviation gateway for the Gathering (approximately 25 min from gathering site). Cheapest airfares are usually found on Alaska Airlines and Southwest Airlines.

Ground Transportation:

Shuttle transportation from the Hotel to the 2100 Building (Conference site) is included in your registration fees. Gathering attendees are responsible for their own transportation to and from the airport. Shuttle buses and taxis are available at the airport.

Airport to Downtown Seattle Shuttle Service – Downtown Airporter – (855) 566-3300  $15 one way or $25 round trip.

Downtown Airporter picks up and drops off passengers at the inner drive curb on the third floor of the Airport Garage. It departs twice an hour from 6:30 a.m. – 9:00 p.m., with service to and from major downtownSeattle hotels. Please call to ensure your space.

Other Scheduled Airporters

All the scheduled Airporters listed below pick up and drop off passengers in the parking lotoutside of Door 00 at the south end of the Baggage Claim level. You can check in with your service at the Airporter Check-In Counter near Door 00 on the Baggage Claim level .

Taxi – Available at airport baggage claim and also at the hotel. Average one-way fare from SEA to the Hotel is $30.00

Rental Cars are not essential for Gathering events but are recommended if you plan on touring theSeattlearea independently.

Local Area Public Transit:

Sound Transit – Light Rail

Sound Transit – Other Transit Options

King County Metro (Bus System)