Airport Information

San Francisco International Airport (SFO) is located approximately 14 miles from the Marriott Marquis San Francisco Hotel.  Visit the SFO airport website for more details. 

Transportation Options from SFO to the meeting venue:

  1. Airport Shuttle – Super Shuttle service the San Francisco International Airport.  Transfers maybe booked by going to https://www.supershuttle.com/locations/sanfranciscosfo/ and booking your ride.  Cost is approximately $17.00 each way.
     
  2. Light Rail System – The BART (Bay Area Rapid Transportation System) service the San Francisco Airport and downtown San Francisco.  You would take BART from the airport to the Powell Street Station which is approximately one block from the hotel.  Cost is $8.95 each way.
     
  3. Uber services the San Francisco Airport.  Cost of a Uber-x Car from the airport to the San Francisco Marriott will range between $28-35 one way assuming non peak travel.
     
  4. The airport is also serviced by taxis.  The rate for a taxi is approximately $60.00 one way.

Oakland International Airport (OAK) is located approximately 20 miles from the Marriott Marquis San Francisco Hotel.  Visit the OAK airport website for more details. 

Transportation Options from OAK to the meeting venue:

  1. Airport Shuttle – Super Shuttle service the Oakland International Airport.  Transfers maybe booked by going to https://www.supershuttle.com/locations/oaklandoak/ and booking your ride.  Cost is approximately $57.00 one way.
     
  2. Light Rail System – The BART (Bay Area Rapid Transportation System) service the Oakland Airport and downtown San Francisco.  You would take BART from the airport to the Powell Street Station which is approximately one block from the hotel.  Cost is $10.20 one way.
     
  3. Uber services the Oakland Airport.  Cost of a Uber-x Car from the airport to the San Francisco Marriott will range between $41-52 one way assuming non peak travel.
     
  4. The airport is also serviced by taxis.  The rate for a taxi is approximately $80.00 one way.  

 

Note:  When booking your travel and hotel reservations please remember that the Opening Reception is being held on Wednesday, May 11th this year. We also are holding a half-day pre-IMFAR workshop aimed at early career scientists on Wednesday, May 11th.  The main IMFAR educational sessions run from Thursday, May 11 through Saturday, May 13, 2017.  On Saturday sessions end at 3:30 pm PT.  

 

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