[802SEC] Transportation to/from SFO to the Hyatt
The great thing is that with the new BART station at
SFO, you don't need a rental car at all! If out of towners
aren't aware of this, perhaps we should tell them. There
is now a brand spanking new BART station at the San Francisco
International Airport where you can board a train that will
whisk you to the Embarcadero BART station in all of 30 minutes,
for a one-way fair of $4.70. You can't travel between these
two points cheaper or faster by any other means.
The Embarcadero BART station is about 2 blocks from the hotel.
For more info, see:
Between BART, cable cars (the world's only municipal
roller coaster) and taxis, most people will have no
need for a rental car whatsoever, at least during the
week of the meeting.
Rigsbee, Everett O wrote:
> Roger, What Rich Seifert fails to note is that San Francisco
> has been highly sought after as an 802 venue for the 20 years
> I've been doing these meetings, but that until the 9/11 debacle
> it was consistently too expensive to ever get selected as a venue
>( >>$200/night). Parking a rental car in SF costs more than
> renting the car in the first place. So thanx to the 9/11 travel
> industry collapse, we finally got to an affordable (just barely)
> deal for two SF meetings.
> Thanx, Buzz
> Dr. Everett O. (Buzz) Rigsbee
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