DECEMBER 5–7, 2017  GEORGE R. BROWN CONVENTION CENTER
SPACE APPLICATIONS FUELING BUSINESS INNOVATION

Hotel/Travel Information

VENUE

george-brown-convention-centerSpaceCom 2016 is taking place at the George R. Brown Convention Center located at 1001 Avenida De Las Americas Houston, TX 77010 (map it!). If you are driving to the convention center, you may download directions here.

Parking

The garage at 1002 Aveida de las Americas is under Discovery Green, across the street from the GRB. The daily rate is $12 and is paid upon entering.

The garage at 701 Aveida de las Americas is the new building connected to the GRB at the north end. Guests should enter the GRB via the second floor skybridge. For this garage, please take a ticket and pay inside the GRB before leaving.

Map of parking locations

 

OFFICIAL SPACECOM HOTELS

SpaceCom is working closely with several Houston-area hotels to provide great rates, exceptional service and no service fees. As soon as details have been confirmed, they will be posted here.

Contact Us
General housing questions should be directed to SpaceCom Customer Service at 703-706-8227 or via email info@spacecomexpo.com.

 

AIRPORT INFORMATION

Houston’s Airport System is the fourth largest in the U.S. and is served by two major airports, Bush Intercontinental (IAH), located 20 miles north of downtown, and William P. Hobby (HOU), located about 11 miles south of downtown.

GETTING TO/FROM THE AIRPORT TO DOWNTOWN

  • Taxis
    • Bush Intercontinental – Located outside of baggage claim.
    • Hobby – Located in Curb Zone 3 outside of the baggage claim area.
    • All destinations within Houston’s city limits to/from both airports are charged according to the flat Zone Rate or the meter rate, whichever is LESS. Drivers must accept all major credit cards.
      • Average Zone Rate to Downtown: Bush Intercontinental – $53, Hobby – $26
      • Average Zone Rate to the Galleria: Bush Intercontinental – $60, Hobby – $55
      • Additional departure fee: Bush Intercontinental – $2.75, Hobby – $1.25
  • Shuttles
    • Bush Intercontinental Airport – located at the south side of Terminals A, B and C and at the west end of Terminal E.
    • Hobby Airport – booth located in baggage claim area.
  • Public Transportation – METRO offers local bus service from Bush Intercontinental and Hobby airport. For compete information or to plan your trip, visit ridemetro.org.
    • From Bush Intercontinental Airport:
      Route 102 – Bush IAH
      Service operates Monday through Sunday from Terminal C to downtown.
    • From Hobby Airport:
      Route 88 – Hobby Airport
      Service operates Monday through Saturday from Hobby Airport Transit Center to downtown.

ACCESSIBLE TRANSPORTATION

METRO is committed to a public transportation system that everyone can use. All of METRO’s fixed-route buses are accessible, and the METRORail light-rail system features accessible rail stations and railcars. Information about METRO’s bus & rail services can be found at ridemetro.org or by calling 713-635-4000. Attendees who need paratransit service instead of accessible fixed-route service should contact 713-750-4241 or MA02@ridemetro.org.

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