Transportation to Greensboro

AIR

Piedmont Triad International Airport (GSO) serves Greensboro.   Here is a list of all current flights.  

PTI Airport is located 14 km/9 miles WNW of Greensboro. The PTI Airport has a contracted taxi/shuttle service. Currently taxi cabs are not allowed to line up outside the terminal. It is necessary to buy a taxi or shuttle ticket at a booth in the middle of the lower (baggage) level of the airport. A taxi ride to Downtown Greensboro currently costs $22; and a shuttle is $19; the shuttle runs hourly on the half hour. See the current prices and details . 

The Park Lane Hotel states that it provides transportation between the hotel and the airport, bus station, or train station, the cost is $20 per person for round trip or one way. Please contact the Park Lane Hotel for details.

There are a number of rental cars available at the airport: ALAMO (336)665-2540,  AVIS 665-5700,   Budget  665-5882, Enterprise   662-9174,  HERTZ 668-7961,  National 668-7657,  Thrifty  668-9399 & Triangle 668-2644.

Nearby Airports:  It is not unreasonable to fly to Charlotte or Raleigh-Durham and rent a car.  The distance is about 100 miles of Interstate roads.  A discussion of directions from Charlotte or Raleigh-Durham by automobile.

Automobile & Amtrak

For those traveling by automobile, Interstates 85 and 40 run through Greensboro, as does US29.  Amtrak (if still in existence in 2006) stops in Greensboro (GRO).

Map of campus

Here is a link to a map of the campus that lights up locations when you click on the name of a building. Pictures of Elliott University Center, and Bryan Building which houses the Department of Mathematical Sciences
Directions to hotels are available on their web sites. A map showing several hotels is given on the conference link Hotels