Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) 50 minutes, 35 miles/56 km to Anaheim
Ontario International Airport (ONT) 45 minutes, 36 miles/58 km to Anaheim
Long Beach Airport (LGB) 30 minutes, 18 miles/29 km to Anaheim
Transportation from the airport to Anaheim varies by airport. Details are available on each airport’s website. A summary of transportation rates is available at http://anaheimoc.org/plan-your-trip/maps-and-transportation/airport-information.
Details about public transit in Anaheim are available at http://www.octa.net/.
Anaheim also offers the Anaheim Resort Transit (ART) Service, a visitor shuttle system that provides access to dining, shopping and attractions. The ART provides access to the Disney parks, the Anaheim Convention Center, and several hotels in the ALA hotel block and other locations in the area. Passes are available for $4 a day, or a seven day pass is available for $20.
Train and Bus Travel to Anaheim
All trains arrive and depart from 2150 East Katella Avenue; Anaheim Stadium Parking Lot.
You can check all of the schedules and fares online at http://www.amtrack.com, or call 1-800-USA-RAIL.
Amtrak also posts a variety of sales and discounts on its Web site, so you should always check if there is a special to your destination before you call and make your reservation.
HERTZ RENTAL CAR: If you plan to travel while you are in Anaheim, ALA has negotiated exclusive rates with Hertz for rental cars during the meeting. For rates and reservations call. You must mention the Hertz number, CV# 049J0005, in the U.S. and Canada 1-800-654-2240, Other 1-405-749-4434 when calling to receive the special ALA rate or online at http://www.Hertz.com.
ALA Shuttle Bus Service
Free shuttle buses, sponsored by Gale Cengage Learning, will operate between all participating hotels and the Convention Center during the conference. Service will also be provided for attendees with disabilities. Shuttle bus service schedules (including daily pickup times, locations and destinations) will be published in Cognotes (the daily show newspaper available during the conference) and will be available onsite. Complimentary bus service is provided by Gale. Don’t forget to stop by their booth and say thanks for the lift!
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