Marketplace Shuttles

During Marketplace, Complimentary Shuttles will run between all Host Hotels (except for the Hilton and Westin to the Charlotte Convention Center.

Complimentary shuttles will run from all Hotel Hotels to Marketplace evening events.

Airport

Complimentary Airport Transportation will be offered from the Charlotte/Douglas International Airport to the Marketplace host hotels on a set schedule below:

  • Friday, January 4: 12:30 pm – 10:30 pm
  • Saturday, January 5: 9:30 am – 10:30 pm

Complimentary Airport Transportation for departures will be offered from the Marketplace host hotels to the Charlotte/Douglas International Airport on a set schedule below:

  • Thursday, January 10: 5:30 am – 12:30 pm

Charlotte isn’t just the largest city on the Eastern seaboard between Washington, DC and Atlanta. It connects the Carolinas to the world with more daily flights per capita than any other airport in the nation. A national airport hub with nearly 600 flights daily, Charlotte Douglas International moves more than 28 million passengers annually. In addition, more than 60% of the Unites States population lives within a two-hour flight, helping to make it the nation’s fastest growing major airport. An analysis of the 30 largest airports in the country by The Charlotte Observer supported this statistic.

Charlotte/Douglas International Airport (CLT) offers non-stop service to over 120 destinations worldwide via eight major domestic airlines, two foreign flag carriers, including Lufthansa, and seven regional carriers. The airport ranks 12th nationwide in operations and 18th nationwide in total passengers moved.

Motorcoach

MegaBus

MegaBus is pleased to extend a special discount to all ABA Marketplace 2013 delegates for travel to Charlotte, NC. Transportation from DC or Atlanta to Charlotte is only $15; and transportation from Raleigh to Charlotte is only $10. Check out the schedule at MegaBus.com and use promo code ABA2012.  Discounted reservations available starting November 2012.

Greyhound

Greyhound  is pleased to extend a special discount to all ABA Marketplace 2013 delegates for travel to Charlotte, NC. Delegates can access discounts via Greyhound.com by using our Express Service or Advance Purchase discounts. Check out the schedule at Greyhound.com.
 

About Greyhound
Founded in 1914, Greyhound Lines, Inc. is the largest provider of intercity bus transportation, serving more than 3,800 destinations with 13,000 daily departures across North America. It has become an American icon, providing safe, enjoyable and affordable travel to nearly 25 million passengers each year. 

Anderson Coach

Anderson Coach will be taking a coach down to Marketplace 2013.  They will depart on Friday, January 4, 2013  at 10:00 AM from Greenville, PA and will pick up along the route i.e.: Sharon, New Castle, Pittsburgh, Morgantown!  Cleveland and Erie partners…  drive to Greenville and join the fun!- .  This gives everyone the opportunity to be on the sightseeing Tours on Saturday.

Anderson will return on Thursday, January 10, 2013 departing NC at 10:00 AM.

The cost will be $100 per person to help with fuel.

One ways available for $75.

Email for Shipping needs and charges – which will be size specific!

Advantages of taking the coach:

  • Can bring as much luggage as you wish!
  • Great networking! (with other operators as well)
  • No flying hassles or delayed/cancelled flights!
  • Free Movies (and popcorn)!!
  • No early morning departures!!!

Please email Kim Buckley to reserve your seat – kbuckley@GoAnderson.com

Executive Coach

Executive Coach will be taking a coach down to Marketplace 2013.  They will depart on Friday, January 4, 2013  at 10:00 AM from Lancaster, PA and will pick up along the route.  This gives everyone the opportunity to be on the sightseeing Tours on Saturday.

They will return on Thursday, January 10, 2013 departing NC at 10:00 AM.

The cost will be $100 per person to help with fuel.

Advantages of taking the coach:

  • Can bring as much luggage as you wish!
  • Great networking! (with other operators as well)
  • No flying hassles or delayed/cancelled flights!
  • Free Movies (and popcorn)!!
  • No early morning departures!!!

Please email Lois Stoltzfus, Executive Coach to reserve your seat – lois@executivecoach.net.

Trains/Railroad

Amtrak provides daily passenger rail service to the north and south, with connections to the east/west lines accessing most of the United States, as well as its Piedmont train to Raleigh and Carolinian train to New York.