Directions and Transportation Information
Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers
301 East North Water Street
Chicago IL 60611
Tel: (312) 464-1000 or (877) 242-2558
Fax: (312) 464-9140
Driving Directions to the Hotel
From the North: Take I-90 to Ohio St Exit and drive east on Ohio St. Continue two to three miles and turn right onto Fairbanks Court/Columbus Dr. The hotel is three blocks down on the left.
From the South: Take I-94 to Lake Shore Dr. and then take Randolph St. Exit; turn left onto Randolph St. Continue and turn right onto Columbus Dr. Go three blocks over the bridge and the hotel is on the right.
From the West: Take I-55 to Lake Shore Dr. and then take Randolph St. Exit; turn left onto Randolph St. Continue and turn right onto Columbus Dr. Go three blocks over the bridge and the hotel is on the right.
Shuttles/taxis: From OHare International Airport, Blue Line train runs 24-hour service which is $1.50 one way. Takes 40 minutes to reach downtown; exit train at Lake/Clark. Hotel is about a $5.00 taxi ride from train station.
The OHare airport shuttle departs for the downtown hotels every 1015 minutes throughout the day and leaves the hotel every half hour at :25 and :55 past the hour between 4:55 a.m. and 7:25 p.m. One-way fee is about $20.00 and $37.00 for round trip. Taxi service to the hotel costs $35.00 to $40.00.
From Midway Airport the Orange Line train runs from 5:15 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.; cost is $1.50 one way. Travel time to downtown is 25 minutes; exit train at Randolph/Wabash. The hotel is about a $5.00 taxi ride from train station.
The shuttle service from Midway departs every 20 minutes all day long and departs the hotel every half hour at :05 and :35 past the hour between 5:35 a.m. and 7:35 p.m. One-way fee is about $15.00 and round-trip fee is about $27.00. Taxi service to the hotel costs $25.00 to $30.00.
Airlines: American Airlines is the official carrier of SIOP 2004. The following discount is available: (a) 5% discount for Coach Class and 10% discount for First Class tickets purchased 29 days or less prior to travel date (b) 10% discount for Coach Class and 15% discount for First Class for tickets purchased 30 days or more prior to travel date. The Coach Class discount applies to the lowest applicable fare that is available for your date and time of travel. You or your travel agent must call American Airlines Meeting Services at
1-800-433-1790 with Discount Code 9534AH (discount valid March 28April 7, 2004 for travel to Chicago IL). Online bookings at
www.AA.com will not receive the discount (but fare and schedule information is available).
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