Transportation Information

Eleventh Annual
Innovative Users Group Conference

Fri. April 25 - Mon. April 28, 2003
San Jose, California


Airports | Delta Discount | Ground Transportation | Parking | Avis Rental

Airports

You can reach San Jose by flying in to one of three regional airports:


Delta Airlines Discount Airfares

IUG has an agreement with Delta Airlines to provide discounted airfares to San Jose. When booking your flight, you must contact the Delta Meetings Network Center at 1-800-241-6760 or have your travel agent call Delta's toll-free number to obtain the same advantages for you. NOTE: The discount is only offered through this number and NOT through regular Delta reservations (This applies to Travel Agents, as well). You will need to give them IUG's Delta File Number:

194740A

Discounts

5% discount off U.S. Domestic published fare
10% discount off published Y06/YR06 fare

Additional Discounts for Early Booking

Delta Meeting Network's new bonus program offers additional incentives to meeting attendees able to purchase their tickets in advance. This new program increases the standard discount from 5% to 10% off the lowest applicable published and from 10% to 15% off the Y06 fare for those attendees who purchase their tickets at least 60 days prior to departure.


Ground Transportation (Getting to/from the Hotel)

From San Jose Airport:

The San Jose International Airport website offers information on airlines, shuttles, taxis, trains, and rental car agencies serving the San Jose International Airport. The hotel is approximately 10-15 min. by taxi from the airport; rates will run $12-$15.

From San Francisco Airport:

There are several shuttle companies that operate between San Francisco International Airport and San Jose. Most will charge between $55 and $60 for a one-way trip. The shuttles can be found on the upper level outside the airport (if you have not made a reservation) and on the lower level if you have reserved one. Rates are subject to change.

South and East Bay Shuttle (408-225-4444). Fare of $30 one way for the first passenger and $8 for each additional passenger. Best to make an advance reservation.

Other shuttle companies: Airport One Stop Shuttle (866-946-8786) and GS Airporter (408-568-2779) will charge between $55 and $60.


Parking

Hotel parking at the Fairmont and the Hyatt Sainte Claire is available for hotel guests only. If you are staying elsewhere or are commuting to the conference, please consult www.sjdowntownparking.com which lists all the lots in the area near the Fairmont. There are a number near the hotel that are free on weekends and in the evening (after 6pm).

 

Avis Car Rental

IUG has an agreement with Avis for discounts on car rentals from San Jose and San Francisco airports. Rates are available April 18 - May 5, 2003. Use the assigned Meeting Avis Discount Number (J866396) to obtain conference rates. Reservations can be made by calling 1-800-331-1600 or online at www.avis.com.

last updated March 27, 2003