Travel Info


Conference Site

The main conference site is McGregor Memorial Conference Center located at:

495 Gilmour Mall
Detroit, MI 48202






The participants will be hosted at the Greek-Town Casino Hotel located at:

1200 St. Antoine
Detroit, MI 48226





approximately 3 miles from the conference site. Participants will stay in double rooms, with one roommate. Scheduled transportation will be provided between the Hotel and conference site. Complimentary parking is available at the Hotel for participants driving in. Checkin at Hotel starts at 4 pm Fri 1/13 and check-out is at 11 am Sun 1/15.



Getting to Wayne State: Planes, Trains and Automobiles!


The closest airport to Wayne State University is the Detroit Metro Airport (DTW) serviced by all the major US and international airlines. DTW is located 20 miles west of Wayne State University on I-94 at Merriman Rd. Rental cars are available at the airport. It is also possible to take various shuttle/taxi services like the Michigan Flyer or Uber (cheapest) from the airport to campus. Travel time from the airport to the campus is approximately 30 minutes.

If you are traveling by car, Wayne State University is located in midtown Detroit, accessible off I-94, I-75 and M-10. Driving directions to main campus may be found here

Trains go through Detroit many times daily to and from Chicago. To inquire about schedules or make reservations, you can call 1-800-USA-RAIL or 872-7245, or you can book online. The station is located at 11 West Baltimore Ave., not far from campus. 
Finally, Greyhound services Detroit from many locations throughout the United States. The telephone number for Greyhound is 800-231-222 or you can book online. The bus station is at 1001 Howard St. and is located approximately 2.5 miles from campus.