Travel

Yale University is situated 90 minutes from New York in the city of New Haven, Connecticut

Hotel Information
Blocks of rooms have been reserved at several hotels around New Haven. Rooms will book up quickly so please be sure to make your reservation as soon as you register for the conference, but in any event no later than September 15, 2019. The following hotels are offering special rates for symposium participants:

New Haven Hotel: Please call the reservations line at 1-800-644-6835 to make a reservation. Use the group code “ACADEMIC” in order to receive the group rate of $195.

Courtyard Marriott New Haven: Please use the link https://www.marriott.com/event-reservations/reservation-link.mi?id=1552510032408&key=GRP&app=resvlink to make your reservation at the group rate of $199.

The Blake Hotel: Please call at 203-390-5352 and reference the group name International Symposium of Makerspaces to make your reservation at the group rate of $199.

Courtyard Marriott Orange: Please use the link https://www.marriott.com/event-reservations/reservation-link.mi?id=1553003925048&key=GRP&app=resvlink to make your reservation at the group rate of $149.

Travel by Airplane
Tweed-New Haven Airport (airport code HVN), is approximately four miles from the Yale campus. It is a small regional airport serviced by American Airlines via Philadelphia. Taxis, buses, and rental cars are available at Tweed.

Other nearby airports include Bradley International Airport (BDL) in Windsor Locks, CT (53 miles to campus), LaGuardia International Airport (LGA) in New York City (72 miles to campus), Kennedy International Airport (JFK) in New York City (80 miles to campus), and Newark International Airport (EWR) in Newark, NJ (92 miles to campus). Amtrak provides direct train service from Newark airport to New Haven’s Union Station. For all other airports, private shuttle services are available through Connecticut Limousine (800.472.5466) and GO Airport Shuttle (866.284.3247). Please be sure to make reservations for shuttle services well in advance.

Travel by Train
Union Station is minutes from the Yale campus. Metro-North offers frequent train service between New Haven and New York City. Amtrak provides train service to New Haven from Vermont, Boston, and Washington, D.C. Once you reach Union Station, we suggest that you use a local taxi service. Local shuttle and bus services are also available for travel between Union Station and Yale.

Student Travel Support

Reimbursements of up to $500 for accommodations and travel are available to graduate and undergraduate students attending ISAM 2019. Any student may apply online, starting April 1, 2019.