2016 Annual Conference Travel and Accommodations

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All conference events will be at the Indianapolis Marriott Downtown. NLADA has negotiated a special conference rate of $179 per night (single or double room), which includes complimentary wired or wireless Internet. You must make reservations by October 14.

Indianapolis Marriott Downtown
350 West Maryland Street
Indianapolis IN 46225

The check-in time at the Marriott is 4:00 p.m. Check-out time is 11:00 a.m.

This downtown hotel is an eight-minute walk from the Indiana State Museum and a 14-minute walk from White River State Park. The NCAA Hall of Champions and Lucas Oil Stadium (home of the Colts) are located within just a few minutes of the hotel. Great shopping and dining in downtown Indianapolis are within easy walking distance, and you do not even have to go outside! The Indianapolis Marriott Downtown is connected via Skywalk to the convention center, Circle City Mall, and much more.

The Marriott has two casual restaurants (Circle City Bar & Grille and Champions Sports Bar & Grill) for American cuisine plus a Starbucks coffee shop, fitness center, indoor pool, and business center.


  • Air Travel:  Indianapolis is served by Indianapolis International Airport (IND), which is about 14 miles from the Indianapolis Marriott Downtown.
  • Amtrak and Greyhound Bus Station: The train and bus station is located at 350 South Illinois Street, about a half mile from the Marriott.
  • Taxi Cabs & Uber: Expect taxi fares to be about $40 (including tip) each way between the airport and the Marriott and to take about 20 minutes in normal traffic. Regular Uber service will cost about $20.
  • Shuttle Service: Shuttle service is available from the airport to the Marriott for $10.00 per person, one-way, on Go Express Travel. Make reservations online at http://downtownindyreservations.goexpresstravel.com/ or call 1-800-589-6004.
  • City Bus: City Bus Route 8 picks up at the airport and has a stop about 1 block from the Marriott. The fare is $1.75, and it takes about 45 minutes.

NLADA has partnered with Delta Airlines to offer discounted airfares for your trip to Indianapolis. To make your reservations, go to www.delta.com/meetings, select “Book A Trip,” and enter this Meeting Event Code in the box provided: NMNVF. You can also reserve by phone, 800-328-1111, and provide the same Meeting Code.

NLADA has partnered with Avis to offer discounts on car rentals during the 2016 Annual Conference. The discounted rates will be available from seven days before the conference through seven days after the conference. To make a reservation, you can call Avis at 1-800-331-1600 and give the reservation agent our Avis Worldwide Discount (AWD) number: D452126. You can also reserve online at this Avis-NLADA website.

The Marriott offers both self-parking and valet parking. Self-parking is $40 per day; valet is $45 per day. There are also several public parking lots within a few blocks of the Marriott. Go to https://www.parkme.com/indianapolis-parking to explore the options.


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