Kalamazoo is situated midway between Chicago and Detroit via I-94, lower Michigan’s major east/west artery. The drive from either city takes approximately 2.5 hours. US 131 intersects with I-94 in Kalamazoo at 45 miles south of Grand Rapids and 40 miles north of the Indiana Toll Road (I-80/90).
Attendees choosing to travel by air may arrive at the Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport (AZO) or the Gerald R. Ford International Airport (GFIA). Car rentals are available at both airports. Radisson Hotel courtesy shuttle service to and from the Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport will be provided (daily 6 AM - 11:30 PM). Call (269) 343-3333 for transportation reservations, or contact the Radisson Plaza Hotel.
Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport
5235 Portage Road | Kalamazoo MI 49002 | (269) 388-3668
Gerald R. Ford International Airport
5500 44th Street SE | Grand Rapids MI 49512 | (616) 233-6000
Train or Bus
The historic downtown train station in Kalamazoo offers transportation via Amtrak. Greyhound and Indian Trails bus lines are also based at the train station. Once you have arrived, you may choose to walk two blocks to the Radisson Hotel at 100 West Michigan Ave., or call the Radisson at (269) 343-3333 for their courtesy shuttle.
Kalamazoo Transportation Center
459 North Burdick Street | Kalamazoo, MI 49007
(269) 344-1841 | www.amtrak.com
(269) 337-8201 | www.greyhound.com
(800) 292-3831 or (989) 725-5105 | www.indiantrails.com