Hotel & Travel

September 12–13

Palmer House a Hilton Hotel
17 E. Monroe Street 
Chicago, IL 60603
312-726-7500

HOTEL INFORMATION:
Check-in: 3 p.m. 
Check-out: 11 a.m.

Located within downtown Chicago’s business, financial and theater districts, and steps to State Street, The Palmer House Hilton features guest rooms and suites with modern conveniences and award-winning restaurants.

Hotel Reservations

ALA Room Rate: $259 plus 17.4% tax per night 

Reservations can be made, modified or canceled by calling 1-800-236-1592 and referencing the Association of Legal Administrators/ALA or by visiting the hotel online reservation link.

All reservations must be made by Monday, August 20, 2018, to be eligible for the group rate. 

Want to enjoy Chicago longer? You may extend your stay up to three days prior or three days after the scheduled workshop dates at the group rate, based on availability.

Air Travel

The city of Chicago is served by two major airports. 

Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD)
10000 W. O'Hare Ave
Chicago, IL 60666

Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW)
5700 S. Cicero Ave
Chicago, IL 60638

American Airlines Logo

Traveling on American? Please enter Business Extra Number 822850 when making your reservations at aa.com. ALA will earn complimentary tickets for future business travel to help keep administrative costs down.

Delta Airlines Logo

Receive up to 10 percent off your airfare at delta.com if you travel to Chicago (September 8-20). Select "Book Your Flight," click on "Advanced Search" and then enter code NMRFN in the box on the "Search Flights" page. Reservations may also be made by calling Delta Meeting Reservations at 800-328-1111, Monday through Friday, 7 a.m.–7 p.m., Central. Please note: A direct ticketing charge may apply for booking via phone.

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Receive a travel discount to our event if you are traveling to Chicago (September 10–18). Visit united.com/meetingtravel and enter ZEN9102610 in the "Offer Code" box. You may also call the United Meeting Reservation Desk at 800-426-1122, Monday-Friday 8 a.m.–10 p.m., Eastern and Saturday-Sunday 8 a.m.–6 p.m., Eastern. Booking fees are waived for meeting reservations.

Ground Transportation

GO Airport Express Shuttle 

Upon arrival at O’Hare International Airport, collect your baggage, and proceed to the GO Airport Express loading zone located outside of baggage claim in Terminal 2, 3 or 5. The shuttle service offers regularly scheduled stops every 10–15 minutes to the downtown area from 4 a.m.–11:30 p.m. No reservations are needed for downtown service to hotels. Service from the airport to the hotel is approximately $32 each way. A round-trip ticket is approximately $58.

Upon arrival at Midway International Airport, collect your baggage, and proceed to the GO Airport Express stop located outside of baggage claim on the lower level. The shuttle service offers regularly scheduled stops every 10–15 minutes to the downtown area from 4 a.m.–11:30 p.m. No reservations are needed for downtown service to hotels. Service from the airport to the hotel is approximately $27 each way. A round-trip ticket is approximately $48.

Schedule information and hours of service is available on the GO Airport Express webpage.

Car Services 
Uber and Lyft offer transportation at both Chicago airports.

Service from Chicago Midway International Airport is approximately $20–35 each way. 

Service from Chicago O’Hare International Airport is approximately $35–55 each way.

Parking
Both valet and self-parking options are available.

For valet service, please pull your vehicle to the hotel main entrance. The fee is $75 nightly with in and out privileges. Self-parking is available at the hotel for $47 nightly or at a covered garage located at 55 E. Monroe Street for $45. All options have in and out privileges. 

Public Transportation
Chicago has extensive public transportation services. For public transportation information and pricing from Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD) or Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) to the hotel, please click here

Taxi
Taxi service from Chicago Midway International Airport is approximately $35–40 plus gratuity, each way. 

Taxi service from Chicago O’Hare International Airport is approximately $40–55 plus gratuity, each way.