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Transportation

  1. We recommend you use BWI - Baltimore Washington International Airport since Frostburg State University will provide us shuttle transportation between the airport and FSU with tips to drivers ($20 for one way, about 140 miles). Because we have relatively few participants requested for using the shuttles (most people drive to Frostburg), we decided to remove the shuttle schedules, and provide a more flexible service. If you need the service please send email to hli@frostburg.edu as soon as possible. We will only guarantee the shuttle for people contacted us and got our confirmation.
    Attention: Please tell us your arriving flight numbers, time, and dates, so we can meet you at the terminal gate. When we go to pick you, we will wear a conference T-shirt (see the pattern by clicking here) for you to recognize us. Please also tell us your reture flight date and time so we can arrange the shuttles for you. Call Hongqi at 301-687-4168 if need and he can contact drivers.
  2. Recommended Airline: American Airlines is the official airline of the 6th ICPS Conference. American Airlines offers us a 5% discount on AA airplane tickets. When you book your airplane ticket, mention A2156AA to get the discount on AA flights via:
    • This A2156AA is validated for AA flights between May 29, 2006 - June 11, 2006.
    • You could call 1-800-433-1790 for assistance with reservations and ticket purchase.
  1.  How to get to BWI if you have to arrive in at DCA or IAD:
  1. Recommended Car Rental: Avis offers us a group discount in the 5-25% range.
    • The group AWD# will automatically match or beat any other Avis discount available, regardless of the program type, guaranteeing the attendee the lowest rate possible with Avis.
    • The group discount is available from 7 days before until 7 days after the meeting dates with unlimited free mileage.
    • To reserve a car, contact Avis at 1-800-331-1600 and use your Avis Worldwide Discount (AWD) number J907258.
    • Or reserve it online by clicking here this link or www.avis.com, as long as you use our special group number J907258.
  1. If you plan to rent a car, you may also fly in at Morgantown Airport, Morgantown, West Virginia, United States (This is the nearest, 70 miles, and it takes only one hour of driving to Frostburg), or fly in at PIT- Pittsburgh International Airport (It is about 130 miles to Frostburg).

  2. By Train? You could come from Washington DC and Pittsburgh by train Amtrak to arrive at Cumberland. It is 10 miles from Cumberland to Frostburg. However, you may need to come earlier since it may be delayed beyond the scheduled time. Check it out at the Amtrak ticket server.
  1. Click here for driving direction. Click here for some tips we prepared for your travel to the United States.

If you need further information, please send email to hli@frostburg.edu.

 
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