Travel

Flying: Iowa City is served by the Eastern Iowa Airport (airport code CID) located in Cedar Rapids - approximately 25 minutes driving time from Iowa City. Commonly used shuttle services are Airport Shuttle Service and Express Limousine Service. These services will get you from the airport and to your hotel in Iowa City and back to the airport at then end of your stay.

Driving: Iowa City is south of I-80 and is accessible from exits 242 (First Avenue), and 244 (Dubuque Street).

Sheraton Iowa City: A block of rooms has been reserved at the Sheraton Iowa City Hotel, Located in downtown Iowa City. Rates are $125.00 plus tax per night. Complementary basic internet access is available in all guest rooms. Paid parking is available in the nearby city ramp for $14.00 per night. You may make your reservation by calling 319-337-4058. Please indicate that you are attending the Midwest Single Molecule Workshop. These rooms will be held until the block is full or the reservation cut-off date of Friday, July 1, 2016.

Iowa House Hotel: A block of rooms also has been reserved at the Iowa House Hotel, a hotel located on campus as the Iowa Memorial Union. The rate is $90.00 per night. The hotel offers complimentary parking and internet access. You may make your reservation by calling 319-335-3513. Please indicate that you are attending the Midwest Single Molecule Workshop. These rooms will be held until the block is full or the reservation cut-off date of Sunday, July 17, 2016.

Hotel VetroWe do not have a block of room reserved at the Hotel Vetro.  The Hotel Vetro is a luxury hotel located in downtown Iowa City. Please view their website or call 319-337-4961 for reservations or more information.

Workshop Location: The majority of the workshop will take place in the Medical Education Research Facility Building (MERF-375 Newton RD) located on the Medical Campus. There are a couple of ways to reach this location from the hotels above. If is is a nice day MERF is about a ~20 minute walk (walking directions) from downtown Iowa City. If you prefer to drive and there is parking located at Newton Road Ramp (driving directions) (Ramp to MERF Directions). The University of Iowa also offers a Free Campus Bus please follow the link to BONGO to plan your route.