Travel Directions

Madison is centrally located in the Midwest, in Southern Wisconsin, easily reachable by air, train, and car. Here’s some information in case you need to start making your travel plans early.

Air: Dane County Regional Airport is served by American Eagle, Delta, Frontier, and United Airlines. The hotel has a free shuttle to bring travelers from the airport. Additionally, the General Mitchell International Airport in Milwaukee is only 90 minutes away by car, with many rental-car opportunities as well as shuttles.

Bus: Greyhound, Megabus, and the Van Galder route all stop in Madison. If you need free transportation from the bus stops to the convention hotel, please contact the convention at [email protected] to schedule a pickup.

Train: Amtrak stops in Columbus, WI, a mere half an hour from Madison. CC34 is planning to offer personal pickup for anyone arriving via Amtrak, we intend to have drivers available to pick up travelers and return them for their departure. Please contact the convention to schedule a driver.

Car: Madison is only 2.5 hours by car from Chicago, 4.5 hours from the Twin Cities, and about 6 hours from St. Louis, MO. The city sits right beside I-90/94, and the hotel is immediately off the Beltline Highway (12/18) in Middleton. FREE PARKING!!

From the north/northwest (Minnesota, La Crosse, all points north) take I-90/94 East to Madison, continue on I-90. Exit on 12/18 West at exit 142A.
From the west/southwest (Des Moines, Dubuque, points west) take US 151 North which becomes 18/151 as it comes into Madison. Exit/get on 12/18 West at exit 258. PLEASE BE ALERT FOR CONSTRUCTION!
From the south (Chicago, Rockford, St. Louis) I-39 N joins I-90 West at the Wisconsin border. Exit on 12/18 West at exit 142.
From Milwaukee take I-94 to Madison, and get onto I-90 East. Exit onto 12/18 West.
ALL DIRECTIONS: Please note: there is extensive construction on 12/18 West at the 18/151 interchange, use caution. Continue to exit 252, Greenway Boulevard. Exit and turn left onto Greenway Boulevard. Stay to the left and turn left at John Q. Hammonds Drive (first stoplight). The Madison Marriott West is on the left. Parking is free!