Travel to College Station
Easterwood is the local airport of College Station (symbol CLL). It
is served by American Airlines from Dallas Fort Worth Airport (symbol DFW)
with 10 daily flights. From Houston International Airport (symbol IAH) 3
daily roundtrip flights are scheduled by Continental Airlines. The
Amerisuites Hotel has a complimentary shuttle bus, which picks up
guests arriving at the local airport. College Station is 95 miles
northwest from Houston International Airport and 105 miles from Austin,
considerably further from Dallas. If you are trying to find College Station
on the map, it is located 6 miles south of the larger city of Bryan.
For people driving to College Station by car: Get driving directions by
Station Hotel, then click on "find a hotel" on the first line of
the site, locate the hotel, and click on
Note: You cannot use this web site to book your
room, this has to be done by phone, see information under
Groundshuttle Limousine service is available from Houston International
Airport to College Station four times a day on weekdays for $22
one way to their terminal, or $25 directly to the hotel.
Further information is available at
Phone: 979-739-2824 or -2836; ask for Juan.
We recommend reservations be made as soon as
possible. Groundshuttle may make additional arrangements if extra service
Local Transportation and Parking
University shuttle buses will provide local transportation during
the workshop and its related activities. Since we need to know how
many persons require bus transportation, please indicate this on
Those of you arriving by car can drive to the MSC parking garage,
adjacent to the Workshop site. Since the Workshop is held during
the University’s spring break week, ample parking is expected.
Parking fees are $2/hr for the first two hours, after that $1/hr
per hour. As an alternative, a reserved parking place is available
for $15/day; call 979-862-6585.
For our site tours on March 14 and March 15 all participants are
requested to use the bus service, due to parking limitations at