As you plan your trip to Annual Meeting, see information on how to get to and around Chicago.

Airlines and Car Rentals

Official ACR Travel Agency - save on airline tickets and car rentals
Book your travel through the ACR’s official travel agency, ATC Travel Management, by calling 800-458-9383 and receive the following benefits:

  • Up to 5% off applicable classes of service for tickets purchased more than 30 days prior to the meeting. Restrictions apply and not all classes of service qualify for the discount.
  • Low fare options on all airlines.

You can also contact the airlines and car rental agencies below, or call your own travel agent to take advantage of discounts.

Delta Airlines: Book online or call Delta Reservation Desk at 800-328-1111 and provide the Meeting Code NMR7H

United Airlines: Book online or call United Reservations Meetings Desk at 800-426-1122 and provide Z Code: ZFA3 and Agreement Code 373915

Alamo Car Rentals: Book online or call 844-354-6962 and provide the CD Number CD#LEADERS

Hertz Car Rentals: Book online or call 800-654-3131 and provide the CD Number CD#1170024

Transportation to Downtown Chicago

O’Hare International Airport is located 17 miles from downtown and serves 67 million passengers to and from over 200 destinations around the globe. Midway International Airport is located 10 miles from downtown and offers convenient travel options to and from over 60 destinations.

Both airports offer plentiful taxi service to downtown and the suburbs. Rates range from $40 -$50 from O’Hare and $30 - $40 from Midway. Rates vary based on travel time and are subject to change.

The Chicago Transit Authority serves both airports for easy and economical travel between downtown and Chicago neighborhoods using the “L” train.

GO Airport Express provides shared ride services to all downtown and suburban hotels.

ACR/ARHP Shuttle Bus to Convention Center

If you book hotel accommodations through ACR Housing, complimentary bus service to and from non-walking hotels and the convention center will be available. Others who wish to ride the shuttle buses (excluding metropolitan Chicago residents) must purchase a $50 bus pass through ACR Housing.

Shuttle Bus Times (subject to change):
October 19: 6:30 AM – 6:30 PM
October 20: 6:30 AM – 8:30 PM
October 21 – 23: 6:30 AM – 10:30 AM and 2:30 PM – 6:30 PM
October 24: 6:30 AM – 1:00 PM

Accessible Transportation

Accessible transportation can be scheduled in advance by contacting Erroll Hotard at or 877-865-3437. Accessible transportation can also be arranged on site at the convention center.

Convention Center Directions and Parking

McCormick Center is 22 miles from O’Hare International Airport and 10 miles from Midway Airport. See directions and parking information.