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Conference Accommodations and American Airlines/Avis Discount

Hilton St. Petersburg Bay Front

Hilton Hotel St. Petersburg Florida - St. Petersburg, FL Hotel Hilton St. Petersburg Bayfront, FL Hotel - Downtown St. Petersburg Skyline Bayfront

333 First Street South, Saint Petersburg, Florida, United States 33701-4342

Telephone: 1-727-894-5000  Fax: 1-727-823-4797

Guest Accommodations

The conference has negotiated a discounted room rate at the Hilton St Petersburg Bayfront. The rate, $89 single or double, includes wireless internet access in the sleeping rooms! To make your room reservations online, click here.

A limited number of rooms are included in the conference room block, so don’t delay making your room reservations. Rooms will be available at the discounted rate until the inventory has sold out or until August 29, 2011, whichever comes first.

Directions & Transportation

From Interstate 275, take Exit 22: Interstate 175, which is the same exit as that for the Bayfront Center. At fourth traffic light turn left onto 1st Street S. Hotel two blocks on left.

Hotel Policies

Check-In: 4:00 PM – Check-Out: 11:00 AM
Self Parking: 12.00 USD

American Airlines and Avis Rental Car Discount

URISA has partnered with American Airlines to provide our attendees a 5% discount for the GIS in Public Transportation Conference in St Petersburg (Tampa).  The valid travel dates for this discount are 9/9/2011 – 9/18/2011 (3 days before and after the conference).  You can easily access American’s fares and apply this discount by going to to book your flight. Place this Promotion Code 6791AJ in the promotion code box and your discount will be calculated automatically. This special discount is valid off any applicable published fares listed for American Airlines, American Eagle, and American Connection.

International originating guests will need to contact your local reservation number and refer to the Promotion Code 6791AJ.

You may also call 1-800-433-1790 to book your flights, please refer to the Promotion Code when you call. Please note there is a reservation service charge for all tickets issued by phone.

Please use URISA’s preferred partner, American Airlines, when you can because of the benefits provided to you as a traveler and to our organization for extended partner value.

Through this partnership with American Airlines, you may also take advantage of a discount at Avis.  Contact Avis at 1-800-331-1600 and refer to AWD# B136001 to reserve a car at a discounted rate.

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