Travel & Accommodations


Conference designated hotel:

Ramada Hotel & Conference Center
2402 North Forest Road
Amherst, NY 14068
www.ramadahotelamherst.com
Phone: 1-716-636-7500
Fax: (716) 636-8296

70 rooms have been reserved for ISCP Conference participants at the special rate $76.00 queen/double bedded room per night and $86.00 king bedded room per night, for the dates of 7/20/13-7/24/13

To make your reservations, participants will need to phone the hotel directly -1-716-636-7500 and ask for the UB DEPARTMENT OF PHILOSOPHY ROOM BLOCK to get the discounted room rate. If you have difficulty to call, please email to frontdesk@ramadahotelamherst.com.

The cut-off date is 6/15/2013. Reservation requests received after the cut-off date will be based on availability at the Hotel’s prevailing rates.

Each participant will be responsible for room, tax and all incidental charges.

Hotel room rate includes Shuttle service to & from the Airport based on availability. Please phone the hotel reservation department in advance at 1-716-636-7500 to schedule times needed.

If you choose not to stay in the Ramada, nearby hotels (within 5 minutes driving) include:

Buffalo Marriott Niagara
1340 Millersport Highway, NY 14221 Amherst

Red Roof Inn University of Buffalo Amherst
42 Flint Road, NY 14226 Amherst

Comfort Inn University
1 Flint Road, NY 14226 Amherst

Hotel Indigo
10 Flint Road, Amherst, New York


Travel to the conference location

By Plane:

Buffalo Niagara International Airport (airport and other transportation information)

The Ramada hotel provides shuttle service to pick you up at the airport if you have reservation at the hotel. However, requests must be made in advance. Contact the hotel for further details. 1-716-636-7500 . The service is free of charge

If you rent a car yourself, here is the direction from the Buffalo International Airport:
Turn right out of the Airport Terminal Parking Area onto Genesee St. (Rt.33) and bear to the left. Stay on Route 33 until you see signs to I-90, New York State Thruway (approximately 1/2 mile). Take the I-90 EAST exit to Albany. Take the NYS Thruway I-90 to Exit 50 (I-290). Take I-290 to the Millersport Highway North Exit. Continue on Millersport North to North Forest Road.
Turn Left onto North Forest Road (Mobile Gas Station is on the corner) and 1/2 mile on the left is The Ramada Hotel (just before the traffic light at John James Audubon Pkwy). Turn left into the driveway and continue to the glass rotunda entrance.

By Train:

AMTRAK services Buffalo from the East (Boston/NYC) and from the West (Chicago). Call 1-800-872-7245 for fare and schedule information or visit their website.

By Bus:

Greyhound - See your local Yellow Pages Directory, call 1-800-231-2222, or visit their website for fare and schedule information.

New York Trailways - See your local Yellow Pages Directory, call 1-800-295-5555, or visit their website for fare and schedule information.

By Car

From the New York State Thruway - I-90 (Albany, NY):
Take the NYS Thruway I-90 West to Exit 50 (I-290). Take I-290 to the Millersport Highway North Exit. Continue on Millersport North to North Forest Road.
Turn Left onto North Forest Road (Mobile Gas Station is on the corner) and 1/2 mile on the left is The Ramada Hotel (just before the traffic light at John James Audubon Pkwy). Turn left into the driveway and continue to the glass rotunda entrance.

From the New York State Thruway - I-90 (Erie, PA):
Take the NYS Thruway I-90 to Exit 50 (I-290). Take I-290 to the Millersport Highway North Exit. Continue on Millersport North to North Forest Road.
Turn Left onto North Forest Road (Mobile Gas Station is on the corner) and 1/2 mile on the left is The Ramada Hotel (just before the traffic light at John James Audubon Pkwy). Turn left into the driveway and continue to the glass rotunda entrance.