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Hotel & Travel

Conference Hotel

The meeting venue is the JW Marriott Austin, 110 E 2nd Street, Austin, TX 78701.

A block of rooms has been set aside at a special AAUP rate: $219 a night ( plus tax and $1 daily internet fee)

Book your reservation online.

The last day to make a reservation at the discounted rate is Thursday, May 18, 2017, but book early, as this block of rooms tends to go quickly.

Please note: AAUP has not authorized and will not authorize any third party housing company to contact attendees. Please disregard any such phone calls or emails should anyone try to contact you.

Travel Information

Travel by Air

Austin-Bergstrom International Airport is served by most major airlines. The airport is approximately 11 miles from the JW Marriot Austin, a 25-minute drive.

AAUP has set up a travel discount with United and Alaska Airlines:

United Airlines Travel Discounts: AAUP attendees traveling by air to Austin may be eligible for up to 10% off United fares for travel between 6/8/2017–6/16/2017. Click here for more information > icon.pdf

Alaska Airlines Travel Discounts: AAUP attendees traveling by air to Austin may be eligible for up to 5% off Alaska Airlines/Horizon Air US, Canadian, Mexican or Costa Rican city fares for travel between June 7, 2017–June 21, 2017. Click here for more information > icon.pdf

Ground Transportation

The following options are available for airport transportation to and from downtown Austin:

Travel by Car

The JW Marriot Austin address is 110 E 2nd Street, Austin, Texas 78701

Click here (and scroll down) for driving directions to the JW Marriot Austin >

Parking at the Hotel

Valet Parking

  • 0–3 hours: $20 plus tax
  • 3–6 hours: $30 plus tax
  • 3-plus hours: $43 plus tax

Self Parking

  • $32.47 per 24 period including tax
  • AAUP 2017 attendees are eligible for a 20% discount on self parking

Austin Info

There is much to see, hear, and eat in Austin. We’ll have a list of places to visit prior to the meeting. In the meantime, sample some of what Austin has to offer: