Air Travel/Ground Transportation
Airline Discount: Delta Air Lines
Fares Offered: Up to 10% discount on applicable fares
Meeting Promotional Code: NMM87
Travel Dates: May 8 – 22, 2016
Origin: Any Delta Air Lines city
Destination: Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEA)
Reservations and ticketing are available via delta.com.
When booking online, select “Book A Flight,” but do not fill in your travel information at that point. Instead, select “Advanced Search” (very small text). Once on this page, you will enter your travel information and in the box labeled “Meeting Event Code,” enter NMM87.
You may also book by calling Delta Meeting Network Reservations at (800) 328-1111 (please note there is a charge for booking by phone).
Seattle-Tacoma (Sea-Tac) International Airport is the largest airport in the Pacific Northwest region of the US. The airport is approximately 12 miles south of downtown Seattle, and is the primary airport for the Seattle metropolitan area.
There are several options for getting to/from the airport and downtown Seattle.
Make a reservation with Shuttle Express which is providing discounted shuttle bus rides to all IMMUNOLOGY 2106™ meeting hotels. Click here to make a reservation. If you need assistance or wish to make a reservation by phone, call the Shuttle Express Guest Service Center at (425) 981-7000 and refer to AAI.
Shared ride airport transportation between SeaTac and Seattle’s Central Business District is $15.99 one way, $30.38 round trip when booked together. Guests with prearranged arrival reservations are greeted in SeaTac’s baggage claim area by an agents holding a sign with their name then directed to their waiting shuttle. Our fleet of new Mercedes Benz Shuttles seats up to 11 guests; amenities include complimentary Wi-Fi, Speedi HDTV, roomy seating, three point seat restraints, adjustable headrests and a large cargo area.To book your reservations, click here.
Link Light Rail makes trips between the airport station and downtown Seattle from 5 AM to 1 AM Monday through Saturday (the last train departs the airport at 12:10 AM) and from 6 AM to midnight Sunday (the last train departs the airport at 11:05 PM). Trains depart every 7.5 to 15 minutes, depending on the time of day. The trip between Sea-Tac Airport and downtown Seattle is about 34 minutes. The closest stop to Washington State Convention Center is Westlake Center. Fares for adults range from $2.50 to $3.25. Pay at ticketing machine prior to boarding. (http://soundtransit.org/schedules/central-link-light-rail)
King County Metro Transit and Sound Transit buses provide affordable transportation options within Seattle, to and from nearby communities, and to and from the airport. Find routes and stops online or by downloading the OneBusAway app (onebusaway.org – under Puget Sound). Fares for adults range from $2.50 to $3.25. Pay fare when boarding, exact change only. (http://soundtransit.org/Rider-Guide/Popular-destinations/Airport-service)
Taxis are available at Sea-Tac Airport on the third floor of the parking garage. One-way rides between the airport and downtown are approximately $40, depending on the destination.
Within Seattle, ride-sharing companies (Sidecar (side.cr), Lyft (lyft.me), and Uber (uber.com)) offer in-city transportation from local drivers. All rides can be scheduled using smartphone apps.