Travel and Accomodations
Flying to Lubbock
Service to Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport (LBB) includes Southwest Airlines, Continental Airlines, and American Airlines. Available transportation service from the airport, located approximately 15 minutes from the conference hotels, includes Yellow Cab (806) 771-8899, Checker Cab (806) 771-8899 and A-1 Taxi Cab Service (432) 209-7900, as well as Uber or Lyft. Traditional cab fare to/from the airport is approximately $25. The conference Hotel provides airport shuttle service; please call 806-776-7000 (see below).
Driving to Lubbock
Centrally located between Dallas, Texas, and Albuquerque, New Mexico, Interstate 27 connects the city of Lubbock with two east-west interstate systems, I-20 and I-40. State highways 82, 84, 87, and 114 also provide easy access to cities throughout the region. For current road conditions, contact the TXDOT Travel line - (800) 452-9292. For general visiting information, see VisitLubbock.org.
Navigating Lubbock and the TTU Campus
Parking: Click here to view parking information for campus visitors. In general, both free and pay-to-park ($1.50/hr or $9/day) visitor parking spots are distributed throughout the TTU campus, and parking information can be obtained at any of the campus entry stations during normal business hours. Please pay careful attention to signage. During the weekend, it is free to park in any spot not specifically marked as being 24-hour reserved.
Campus Map: For more information about getting around on campus, please see the Campus Map.
We expect that all rooms will be reserved at either the Overton or the MCM Elegante (information below). If the hotel runs out of rooms, we will provide addtional options. Please note that we have a limited number of rooms available at the Overton priced at a special conference rate. Attendees interested in booking a room at this rate must do so before Friday, August 6, 2021 (however, earlier would be preferable).
Note: If you would like rooms booked at the conference rate, please indicate so on the Registration page so that we may have them booked in the reserved block.