Travel & Accommodations

The major international airports near New York City are:
- John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK)
- Newark Liberty International Airport, New Jersey (EWR)

Trains, busses, and taxi cabs are available for transport to Manhattan (New York City).

From Newark-Liberty International Airport, the most efficient method of transportation is to take the Air train at the airport (cost $5.50) and connect to the PATH train to the World Trade Center station in Manhattan (cost $2.50).  The World trade Center station is a short walk from the Marriott Hotel.  This link provides more information about ground transportation from Newark airport.

From John F Kennedy International Airport the air train (costs $5.00) and connects to the New York City subway system (Metropolitan Transit Authority-MTA).  Take the air train from JFK to the Jamaica Center station (Not the Howard Beach station) for the MTA subway.  At Jamaica take the “E” train (costs $2.50) to Manhattan to the last stop which is the World Trade Center. This station is a short walk to the Marriott hotel.

An alternative method from JKF to Manhattan is taxi cab.  Drivers will charge a “flat rate” of $52.00 plus tolls and tips from the airport to Manhattan.  This link provides more information about ground transportation from JFK airport.


The Marriott New York Downtown Hotel is located at 85 West street (at Albany street), New York City, USA.
Special conference discounts are available until August 17th.  Rates apply from Friday night (September 6th) to Tuesday night (September 10th, checking out on September 11th).

Use this link to reserve rooms at the conference rate.