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Transportation Information

Eppley Airfield (OMA) is a medium hub primary airport located three miles (5 km) northeast of the central business district of Omaha. It is the largest airport in the state of Nebraska. United Airlines, Southwest Airlines, US Airways, Continental Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Midwest Airlines, American Airlines, Frontier Airlines, ExpressJet Airlines, and Mesa Airlines serve the airport with direct and connecting service.

Hotel Shuttle

A complimentary shuttle is available to those staying at the Doubletree Hotel and Executive Conference Center.  Upon arrival call the hotel directly at 402-346-7600 and wait outside Door #4 for pick-up. The Doubletree shuttle runs each day from 5:00 a.m. to midnight.

Other Transportation

All other ground transportation options are located at the transportation center inside of Door #3 on the lower level of the terminal building.

Avis Car Rental is offering a discount to all AAPT summer meeting attendees seven days before and seven days after the conference.  You can call Avis directly at 800-331-1600 and use the Avis Worldwide Discount (AWD) Number - J945158 or go to the official AAPT/Avis website

Room & Ride Share

If you are interested in sharing a room or a ride to the conference checkout the room & ride share form.

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