The Nation's Premier Autism and Disabilities Conference

November 14-16 | Columbus, OH

November 14-16 | Columbus, OH

The Nation's Premier Autism and Disabilities Conference


Hopper Carts

Columbus offers various transportation options to/from the airport and within the city, making it easy to travel from point A to point B – and all points in between.


John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH) is conveniently located minutes from downtown Columbus and the GCCC. Shuttle service to/from the airport to your hotel may be available. Check with your hotel for details.


Central Ohio Transit Authority (COTA) provides public bus service and accessible paratransit options. All COTA buses are equipped for riders with disabilities. A COTA Reduced Fare Key Card offers a 50% discount to those who qualify. Call 614.308.4355 to request an application.

COTA AirConnect provides shuttle service to/from conference hotels and CMH. 6:00 am - 9:00 pm, 7 days a week. Service provided every 30 minutes. Cost is $2.75 per ride.

CBUS is the FREE downtown circulator. You can catch it near the convention center for a trip to German Village or the Brewery District and back.

Shuttle Service is available to/from John Glenn Columbus International.

Arch Transportation (614.252.2277)
Super Shuttle (614.252.5555)
Urban Express Transportation* (614.856.1000)
*Wheelchair accessible shuttles available. Call 24-72 hours in advance for reservations.

NEW for 2018! Hopper Carts Shuttle

Free shuttle service for the convention center/downtown area. Download the app to request a ride.

Car/Ride Share

Both Lyft and Uber operate in Columbus. Estimated fares from Port Columbus to the Convention Center are approximately $11-$13 one way for the basic transportation option.

Taxi Service

Taxi service is readily available to/from the airport and within the greater metropolitan Columbus area.

AAA Express Taxi Service | (614.262.3333)
Arrow Taxi Service | (614.866.6666)
Blue Cab | (614.236.4444)
Bobcat Cab Service | (614.481.0388)
Central Ohio German Village Taxi and Shuttle | (614.443.3663)
Shamrock Taxi | (614.784.8888)
Yellow Cab | (614.444.4444) – Now includes Wheelchair Accessible Cabs 

Rental Cars

Rental cars are available at John Glenn Columbus International Airport.

Alamo (800.462.5266)
Avis (800.331.1212)
Budget (800.527.0700)
Enterprise (800.325.8007)
Hertz (800.654.3131)
National (800.227.7368)
Thrifty (800.367.2277)

Bike and Scooter Share

CoGo Bike Share provides bike transportation in the central city part of Columbus. LimeBike provides bike and electric scooter share in Columbus, Dublin, and Worthington