Hotel Accommodations and Travel 

June 4 - June 7, 2017

Omni Atlanta Hotel at CNN Center Omni Atlanta Hotel at CNN Center
100 CNN Center
Atlanta, Georgia 30303


The Omni Atlanta Hotel at CNN Center has offered us a block of rooms at a great group rate of $159 USD (single/double) per night, plus tax. This rate is available until Friday, May 12.

Discounted Conference Room Rates:

  • $159 per night single or double occupancy
  • $179 per night triple occupancy
  • $199 per night quadruple occupancy

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Ground Transportation 

Travel between the airport and the Omni Atlanta Hotel at CNN Center is approximately 12 miles. The Ground Transportation Center (GTC), located near baggage claim, houses all ground transportation services including buses, taxis, shuttles (shared-ride, car rental, off-site airport parking), limousines/sedans and city trains/MARTA. Transportation services are available for persons with disabilities. Approximate costs and details are provided below. 

Driving/Parking: $15 USD for day-use only valet/$20 USD overnight parking per night

Super Shuttle: $16.50 USD one way/ $29 USD round trip

MARTA: $2.50 USD one way

Taxi Service: Approximately $30 USD one way

The distance from the airport to the hotel is approximately 12 miles. Parking at the Omni Atlanta Hotel at CNN Center is $15 USD for day-use only valet parking and $20 USD for overnight valet parking for all AEA Summer Institute attendees.  

Super Shuttle
The Super Shuttle can take you between the airport and the Omni Atlanta Hotel at CNN Center. The shuttle from Hartsfield Int’l airport to the hotel is $16 USD one-way, and $29 USD round trip. Telephone reservations can be made by calling (800) 258-3826 anytime from 6am to 10pm, 7 days per week. Find more information about the Super Shuttle.

Public Transit / MARTA
You can also get to the Omni Atlanta Hotel at CNN Center via Atlanta’s public transit system MARTA. It provides continuous transportation to and from the airport, as well as a variety of other Atlanta locations. Fares are $2.75 USD one-way. Take the train north to the Five Points Station. Take the westbound train 1 stop to CNN/GWCC Station. Take the escalator or elevator up and walk through the CNN building to hotel entrance.

Taxis and Limousines
Estimated taxi fare: $30 USD (one way to the Hotel). Estimated limousine fare: $90 - $110 USD plus tax per way. Taxis and limousines can be obtained at the airport's Ground Transportation Center located outside airport terminal near baggage claim. 

State Travel Order / Invitation Letter

To assist employees of state governments in obtaining approval for training and travel, AEA can send an invitation letter to you via email. To request a letter, please send your name, title, agency, mailing address, and email address to the AEA office at Please note, this letter does not register you for the Summer Evaluation Institute