Hotel and Travel Information

The conference—and all activities unless otherwise noted—will be held at the Ithaca Marriott Downtown on the Commons.


For attendees:

Ithaca Marriott Downtown on the Commons

120 South Aurora Street 

Ithaca, NY  14850

Telephone: +1 607-272-2222

Ithaca Marriott Reservation Discount Deadline: June 22nd, 2018 extended to June 30th 2018
We have negotiated special rates ($159.00) for conference attendees at the Ithaca Marriott (where
the conference will be held) for three nights, July 22nd-July 25th. Attendees can make reservations
online here before June 22nd 2018. We have free shuttle service to and from the airport and to and from
Cornell University, but you must call in advance.

Book your group rate for ACM ANCS '18: Symposium on Architectures for Networking and Communications Systems

A note about the special rate booking: If the Marriott booking website displays the following error "The special rate you selected is not available for the dates you requested.", please ignore the error and try to complete the booking. Bookings can be successfully completed until the 22nd of June 30th of June or all rooms are sold out, whichever is earlier.  

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Travel to Ithaca

Ground transportation

  • For transportation to Ithaca from New York City, we highly recommend Cornell’s Campus-to-Campus Bus - which leaves from the Cornell Club right next to Grand Central Terminal.  
    • Leather seats you preselect, snacks on board, good Wi-Fi, and direct service to Cornell campus. Downtown Ithaca is only a 5 minute drive or 15 minute walk from Cornell’s campus.
  • Other bus services from New York City include the Big Red Bullet and the express service on Shortline.
  • Other ground transportation while in Ithaca:
    • Collegetown Cab: (607) 588-8888
    • Ithaca Dispatch: (607) 277-8234
    • First Class Limousines: (607) 227-2541
    • Executive Limousine: (607) 753-9180
    • Uber and Lyft
    • The Ithaca Marriott has a free shuttle service to and from the airport and to and from Cornell University, must call in advance

Air travel

  • Ithaca airport (ITH) is located just a few minutes from downtown Ithaca. There are direct flights from several hub airports: Newark on United, Philadelphia on American, and Detroit on Delta. 
  • The Syracuse airport (SYR) is about 1 hour and 10 minutes away, and has direct flights from more locations, including Chicago, Atlanta, and Washington.
  • The Binghamton airport (BGM) is about 1 hour away from Ithaca as well.