Travel and Lodging
The 2019 Conference on Metastatic Breast Cancer will be held at the Hilton Philadelphia at Penn's Landing located at 201 S Christopher Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19106.
The Philadelphia metropolitan area is easily accessible via airplane, train or bus. Learn more about your options for traveling to Philadelphia below.
The Philadelphia International Airport services the Philadelphia area and is just seven miles from Center City. There are several options to get you from the airport to the conference hotel. Discounted airport transfers to and from the Hilton Philadelphia at Penn's Landing have been established.
Airport TrainSEPTA’s Regional Rail system provides trains to Center City Philadelphia which depart from Philadelphia International Airport. Please take the train to SEPTA's Jefferson Station which is located on Market St. between 10th & 12th Sts. The conference hotel is not within walking distance from this train station, however the hotel does offer complimentary shuttle service from the train station to the hotel on a first come, first served basis. To reserve a shuttle, contact the hotel concierge at (215) 521-6500. You can also take a cab or Uber if you like. For more information: www.septa.org.
TaxiPhiladelphia taxis charge a flat rate of $28.50, plus $1 per passenger (max $3) for travel between Center City and the airport.
By BusBuses run to Philadelphia’s Greyhound Station. Please visit Greyhound's website for schedules into the Philadelphia’s Greyhound Bus Station located at 1001 Filbert Street in downtown Philadelphia. You can take a cab from Philadelphia’s Greyhound Station to the Hilton Philadelphia at Penn's Landing or the hotel does offer complimentary shuttle service on a first come, first served basis. To reserve a shuttle, contact the hotel concierge at (215) 521-6500.
By CarBy car, Philadelphia is just two hours from New York City, 90 minutes from Baltimore, three hours from Washington D.C. and about an hour from Lancaster County, Atlantic City and the New Jersey shore via major highways. For individuals who travel to the conference by car, the conference will be held at Hilton Philadelphia at Penn's Landing located at 201 S Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia PA 19106.
ParkingSelf-parking at the Hilton Philadelphia at Penn's Landing is $18 for 0-6 hours, $24 for 6-12 hours and $32 overnight. Valet parking at the Hilton Philadelphia at Penn's Landing is $29 daily and $44 overnight. Valet prices include in and out privileges.
Hilton Philadelphia at Penn's Landing (Host Hotel and Conference Venue)
We have secured a block of sleeping rooms at discounted rate of $199 plus 16.25 % tax, per night. To get this rate, mention Living Beyond Breast Cancer at the time of making your reservation. Availability is limited. The deadline to receive the discounted sleeping room rate, if it is available, is Wednesday, March 13, 2019. Please check with the hotel via one of the methods below for up to the minute availability.
Online: You can make your reservations at the Hilton Philadelphia hotel and receive the discounted rate through a dedicated website.
By phone: You can call the Hilton Philadelphia hotel at (215) 521-6554 and ask for the LBBC room block/rate.
Parking at the Hilton: Valet parking at the Hilton Philadelphia hotel is $29 daily and $44 overnight. Valet prices include in and out privileges.
Finding A Roomate
You are responsible for making your own hotel reservations and finding a roommate, as needed. If you are looking for a roommate, please visit the Events section of our Facebook page.
Once there, join “2019 Conference on Metastatic Breast Cancer” to connect with other conference attendees. Post messages there to look for a roommate. Please note that you are responsible for your own listing, and what information you choose to list. At any time, you can go back and delete or change your post.