Sheraton Grand Sacramento Hotel, located at: 1230 J Street, Sacramento, Phone: 916 447 1700
Conference attendees have a special rate of $99/night for both single and double rooms, not including state and local taxes. To make hotel reservations, simply visit this web site: https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/Book/OBC. Or simply call the Sheraton Central Reservation Office at 1-800-325-3535 and let them know you are an attendee of the 2013 Orthotropic Bridge Conference.
Travel from Sacramento Airport:
It is less than 10 miles from Sacramento Airport to the Sheraton Hotel. Taxi from Sacramento Airport is $12-15. Supershuttle fare is $7 (located at/near the arrivals area)
Travel from San Francisco Airport:
It is approximately 100 miles from San Francisco Airport to the Sheraton Hotel. Avis and Hertz have car rental facilities at/near the Airport and the Sheraton Hotel.
One-way rental (drop car in Sacramento) Car rental will be between $200 and $400 (depends on size and one or two days). If a rental car is needed to return to the airport after the conference, cost will be same (another $200/400).
Seven-day rental (return car to San Francisco Airport) Car rental will be between $250 and $500 for the week. Hotel parking will be $18/day.
There is a shuttle service between San Francisco Airport and various places including Sacramento. There are pick up locations on the lower level of the International Terminal at Courtyards 2 and 3. The shuttle will drop passengers at Hotel. One way rate is $105 for one person, $135 for 2 persons, $165 for three persons, $195 for 4 There is a discount for a return ticket purchased with the ticket from the Airport.
Public Transport: www.BART.gov
The BART subway system has a station at the Airport. One way BART fare from San Francisco Airport to Richmond is $10 for one person. Connect to the Amtrack Capitol Corridor Train (shares the platform at Richmond) - seven trains from 4pm to 9pm, cost is $27 per person. Journey time is about two hours. Taxi fare to the Hotel is about $7.