Explore all of the gems the Charlotte region and North Carolina have to offer. And don’t forget about the coast – Charleston, Myrtle and other beaches make for easy excursions. Craving a bit of adventure? Charlotte’s city center is home to the NASCAR Hall of Fame and U.S. National Whitewater Center. The city generally has mild weather in October with an average temperature of 72F / 22C.
Charlotte Douglas International Airport: The airport serves more than 120 destinations worldwide with over 650 daily flights. International carriers include: Air Canada, AirTran Airways, American Airlines, Continental Airlines, Delta Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Lufthansa, Northwest Airlines, United Airlines, US Airways, and US Airways Express. A Visitor Center is available at the Airport on the baggage claim level for more information.
For the benefit of attendees, special room blocks have been negotiated for the duration of PASS Summit 2013. The room block guarantees availability at a quality hotel for a discounted rate. Book your hotel room when you register. If you are unsure of your arrival/ departure dates enter tentative dates and call 1-888-714-5544 or email Brooke Daley when you have updates. See map for proximity of hotels to Charlotte Convention Center. Please review the Hotel Cancellation Policy.
Taxi from the airport
Airport to City Center:
$25 for one or two people
$2 for each additional person over two people
Pick-up is located across from the Visitor Info Center in baggage claim, between Zones B and C at the taxi stand.
Shuttle Service to City Center
Transportation companies servicing the airport
Charter bus/shuttle companies
The Charlotte Area Transit System operates a hybrid bus departing every 20 minutes from the airport to the city center for $2 one-way. Bus stops are located near the Doubletree Gateway Village, Marriott City Center, Omni, Ritz-Carlton and aloft Uptown hotels as well as the Transit Center, which is located within five blocks from city center hotels. Guests can also take light rail from the Transit Center at no extra cost to a station near their hotel.
The Charlotte Convention Center is easily accessible by car; parking is readily available throughout the city center.
City Center and Hotel Map
Charlotte Convention Center
501 South College Street
Charlotte, NC 28202