Meeting Logistics/Getting There

Travel Information

There are a number of options available if you must travel to attend the 2018 Southeast Regional Society for Developmental Biology Meeting.

Travel by Air

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport  is served by most major and small carriers.

Getting To and From the Airport

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport is located approximately 90 miles southwest of the Georgia Center for Continuing Education Conference Center & Hotel  We do not recommend a taxi from the Atlanta Airport to Athens as it costly with estimates of $125 or more one-way.

Car Rentals at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport

The Rental Car Center (RCC) is a one-stop facility that houses 13 rental car brands and vehicles for ATL guests. Operating 24 hours a day, seven days a week, the RCC is just a few minutes away from ATL via the SkyTrain, an electric-powered automated people mover system that connects the Rental Car Center to additional parking and the Airport.

Shuttle Services to/from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport

Groome’s Location in Atlanta Airport

After claiming your baggage at ATL Terminal North or Terminal South baggage claim, follow the signs toward Ground Transportation / MARTA.

Exit the terminal through Door W1 or Door W2 and follow the covered walkway across the taxi pickup drive to the non-metro/shared ride area on the Green Row.

Groome Transportation’s pickup is located on the Green Row in the non-metro/shared ride pickup area. Just follow the signs to the Green Row.

We will pull into one of the spaces numbered 12-15. Groome shuttles to various locations share these spaces, so be sure to get on the correct van.

We ask that passengers arrive 10-15 minutes prior to departure for both locations.

If You Drive

For directions from your location to the Georgia Center, the meeting organizers recommend using Google Maps

All the meeting activities, including meals and entertainment, will be held at the

Download Map of Georgia Center

Hotel Parking – Parking is available at the South Campus Parking Deck adjacent to the Georgia Center.  Enter off of Sanford Drive or Lumpkin Street (vehicle height limit, 7 feet).