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TRANSPORTATION OPTIONS

 

Airport:

The David L. Lawrence Convention Center is located 19 miles (approx. 28 minutes) from Pittsburgh International Airport.

There are multiple ways to reach downtown Pittsburgh as listed below from the airport as listed below.

All official conference hotels are withing a 7.5 block radius of the Convention Center.

 

Driving Directions to the David L. Lawrence Convention Center:

David L. Lawrence Convention CenterFrom Pittsburgh International Airport: Take 1-376 E (towards Pittsburgh), which becomes I-279 N through the Fort Pitt Tunnel and across the Fort Pitt Bridge. Take Exit 6C, Ft. Duquesne Blvd. Follow sign to Convention Center/Strip District on the 10th Street Bypass. Convention Center on right.

From the East/PA Turnpike (RT. 76): Take I-76 W (PA Turnpike) to Exit 57/Pittsburgh. Take I-376 W to Exit 72B, Blvd. of the Allies. Take I-579 N to the 7th Avenue/Convention Center Exit. Take 7th Avenue. Turn right onto William Penn Way. William Penn Way becomes 10th Street. Convention Center straight ahead.

From the West/PA Turnpike (Rt. 76): Take I-76 E (PA Turnpike) to Exit 28/Cranberry. Follow signs to I-79 S to I-279 S across Ft. Duquesne Bridge to the 10th Street Bypass. Convention Center on right.

From the North: Take 1-79 S to I-279 S across Ft. Duquesne Bridge to the 10th Street Bypass. Convention Center on right.

From the South: Take I-79 N to Exit 59A/Pittsburgh to I-279 N through the Fort Pitt Tunnel across Fort Pitt Bridge. Take Exit 6, Ft. Duquesne Blvd. Follow sign to Convention Center/Strip District on the 10th Street Bypass. Convention Center on right.

Public Transportation:

28X Airport Flyer: The route runs to and from Pittsburgh International Airport, Downtown Pittsburgh and Oakland approximately every 30 minutes.  Current pricing $2.75 each w Departs approximately outside of Door 6, Baggage Claim. All vehicles are wheelchair accessible. Exact change is required and fare is paid upon boarding.

Limousine, Taxi, shuttle and Charter Bus Services: Visit http://www.flypittsburgh.com/parking-transport/limousines,-taxis,-shuttles,-charter-buses for a comprehensive list of approved limousine, taxi, shuttle and charter bus serv  Rates vary; contact the operators directly for costs.

SuperShutttle Discount (discount valid for online bookings only): Save $4.00 off round trip SuperShuttle or $6.00 off round trip ExecuCar Private Sedan. To book, go to:  www.supershuttle.com and enter your discount code: http://www.supershuttle.com/default.aspx?GC=42L6B.

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PARKING AT THE DAVID L. LAWRENCE CONVENTION CENTER

a. Well-lit, 700-space parking garage with 24-hour security located inside the Convention Center at 10th  and Penn Avenue. 17 spaces are reserved for handicapped parking and are open Monday through Friday, 5am – 11pm. Level 1: 8’ 2”clearance and level 2” 6’6” clearance. The garage also has electric vehicle charging stations and accepts credit cards and cash. For more information, visit Alco Parking Corporation.

Costs:
0-15 hours = $12
15-24 hours =$25

b. There are over 12,000 parking spaces available within a 15 minute walk of the Center.  Real time parking availability can be viewed on www.parkpgh.org.

c. The loading dock entrance is located at F Duquesne Blvd. between 10th Street and Garrison Way. Height restrictions are 13’4” on the 10th Street Bypass.

 

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