This conference will be held at the Crowne Plaza St. Louis Downtown in St. Louis, MO, located in the heart of the city's business, cultural, and historic districts. The hotel is just 20 minutes from the international airport and steps away from restaurants, Cardinals baseball at Busch Stadium, Rams football at the Edward Jones Dome, jazz, blues, and the St. Louis Gateway Arch.
Make your hotel reservation as soon as possible by contacting the Crowne Plaza St. Louis Downtown (see below for contact information). Be sure to identify yourself as an attendee of the "AACC Mass Spec in the Clinical Lab" conference to receive the special rate of $129/night (plus tax, single or double occupancy). The special rate is effective until August 16, 2013, or until the block of special-rate rooms is sold out.
Crowne Plaza St. Louis Downtown
200 N. Fourth Street (@ Pine St.)
St. Louis , Missouri 63102
877.227.6963 (toll-free U.S. reservations)
314.621.8200 (front desk/international reservations)
A 20 minute taxi ride from Lambert-St. Louis International Airport to the Crowne Plaza St. Louis Downtown costs approximately $35+tip.
The St. Louis MetroLink rail system can get you directly from Lambert-St. Louis International Airport to within four blocks of our hotel (no transfers) for under (US)$3.00. Take the MetroLink Red Line from Lambert to the 8TH & PINE stop (METROLINK MAP HERE).
In addition, the St. Louis Gateway train station (Amtrak) is a close-by transportation hub, located about a mile from the Crown Plaza Downtown hotel. Rail travelers can walk across the street to the CIVIC CENTER MetroLink station and go two stops east (in the direction of Fairview Heights or Shiloh-Scott) to 8TH & PINE.
A "Google Maps" search of our hotel address offers clear details on the short walk (10 min./4 blocks/~.5 mi.) from the 8th & Pine MetroLink stop.