We are pleased to announce American
an official carrier for the Society for American Music/Center
for Black Music Research Center.
A discount agreement has been completed
and is valid the 10th thru the 24th of March 2006, for travel
to Chicago, IL. To make a discount reservation, please call the
American Airlines Meeting Services Desk at 1-800-433-1790 and
refer to the STARfile number 3736AN. Their hours of operation
are 5 AM to 12 midnight Central Time every day of the year.
You may review fare and schedule information
at American Airlines web site: www.AA.COM
(ONLINE BOOKINGS ON www.AA.COM WILL
NOT RECEIVE THE DISCOUNT)
Rail Chicago is a major hub for Amtrak, which offers service from all directions. The conference hotel is a short taxi ride from Union station. Visit www.amtrak.com or call 1.800.USA.RAIL 1.800.872.7245) or TDD/TTY (1.800.523.6590).
Bus Chicago is accessible by commercial bus service through the Chicago Bus Terminal, located at 630 West Harrison Street. The terminal is a short taxi ride to the conference hotel.
Ground Transportation in Chicago
Taxi Metered rates are approximately $25 from Midway and $35 from O'Hare.
Shuttle Service Airport Express currently $20 from Midway and $25 from O'Hare.
Avis Car Rental Discounts Available Use Avis Worldwide
Discount (AWD) # B136001.