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Travel information & discounts

United Airlines

United is offering discounts (2-10%) to the EASA Convention, depending on fare. United States & Canada Customers: Call your professional travel agency, book online via united.com or call United Reservations Meetings Desk at 800-426-1122 and provide the Z Code ZXZ2 and Agreement Code 984174.

Passengers outside the United States & Canada: Call your professional travel agency, book online via www.united.com or email groupmeetings@united.com and provide your preferred itinerary, Agreement Code 984174 and meeting Z Code ZXZ2. Please allow 24 hours for email requests to be processed.

Ground transportation

Blue One Transportation offers non-stop transportation to and from Tampa International Airport to all the EASA hotels. No reservations are needed from 5:00 am to midnight. For all airport arrivals, please call the Blue One Transportation hotline (813- 369-8988) when your plane lands and dispatchers will assist with directions while you follow the map to the shuttle pickup area. The one-way per person rate is $13, and $11 for a group of two or more (cash or credit accepted).

Taxis

Taxi service by Yellow Cab and United Cab is available at the curbside outside the Baggage Claim Level. Both companies charge the same fares: $2.50, plus $2.40 per mile. The minimum fee from the airport is $15. There is a flat rate fee of $25 to downtown Tampa.

Rental Cars

Want to rent a car to explore Tampa on your own? Access to Tampa International Airport’s rental car providers is available directly across the walkway in the Red and Blue baggage claim areas.

Parking

The Tampa Convention Center garage is a 465-space parking structure that serves the Convention Center and surrounding businesses. It offers self-parking only and has no elevators. To access the Franklin St. entrance of the Convention Center, you must cross one street outdoors at a traffic light. The cost for parking at this garage is $1.60/hr. and $9.50/day. Parking is also available at several nearby hotels. Fees range from just $1.00/hr. up to $10/day.

Convention Center Accommodations

The Tampa Convention Center is ADA compliant, including braille and visual signage. There are two first-come, first-serve accessible parking spaces in front of the Channel Entry to the Convention Center.