Travel to/from Columbus, OH
John Glenn International Airport services most major domestic and many international carriers.
Travel from the airport to the conference site
John Glenn International Airport (CMH) is approximately 10 miles from the conference site (Ohio Union, 1739 N High St, Columbus, OH 43210). There are several options:
- Public transportation. The Central Ohio Tranport Authority (COTA) offers the Air Connect shuttle, leaving outside the baggage claim area at John Glenn Airport and arriving downtown, where you transfer to the #2 northbound COTA bus. Cost is about $5. Learn more.
- Rental or personal vehicle: John Glenn International Airport offers several rental car options. The drive is approximately 15 minutes in light traffic. Learn more.
Getting around the OSU campus
- The OSU campus offers a pedestrian-friendly environment and the commercial High Street District adjacent to the Ohio Union Conference site offers several options for shopping and food. Learn more.
- The Campus Area Bus Service provides transportation across the 7 sq. km (1700 acre) main campus. The service can be used between the conference site and Blackwell Hotel. A map of routes and times is available here. Note that summer service from Blackwell Hotel to/from Ohio Union: Campus Loop North Bus is every 11 min, 7am - 7 pm
- The Ohio State app is free and available for iOS and Android phones and provides convenient access to:
- Parking Garages
- Campus Area Bus Service
- Dining Locations (including those that you can use with your BuckID conference card)
- Campus Map
- Tour of OSU campus