2017 Annual Conference - Atlanta

Travel Information

When traveling by plane, you will fly into the Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL). The Atlanta Hyatt Regency is approximately 12 miles from the airport. 

From the airport, you can travel to the host hotel by taxi, shuttle or by taking the MARTA which is connected to both the airport and the Atlanta Hyatt Regency. See ground transportation below for more information. 

Airline Discounts

Airline: Delta
Meeting event code: NMQ2D
Phone number: 800-328-1111

Delta Booking Class Percentage Off
F / J / C / D / Y / P / I 10%
B / M / H / Q / K / L 5%
U / T / V / X 2%

Discounts apply for travel November 5-14, 2017. Restrictions apply. Service fees apply to ticketed reservations.

Offer code: ZYAX511364
Phone number: 800-426-1122

Please note travel must be booked between November 5-14, 2017 in order to receive the discount.

Airline: Southwest
Beginning on June 15, 2017, International Dyslexia Association conference attendees will receive a discount and bonus Rapid Reward points from Southwest Airlines when booking tickets through our SWABIZ® account. Southwest Airlines is offering an 8%discount off Anytime & Business Select® fares and a 2% discount off select Wanna Get Away® fares for travel to and from the conference. Book your travel between June 15, 2017 & November 14, 2017 to take advantage of these discounted rates. (Discounts are available for travel November 5, 2017 through November 14, 2017.)

Click here to take advantage of the discounted rates and book now!

By flying Southwest Airlines, as an International Dyslexia Association traveler, you will also receive the following benefits: 

  • 50% bonus Rapid Reward points for your travel to & from the convention with Rapid Rewards # added to your reservation. To enroll in the Rapid Rewards program, visit www.southwest.com/corporaterapidrewards
  • No baggage fees (first two bags)
  • No change or cancellation fees
  • No peak travel or fuel surcharges
  • Consistently ranked the "Best in Customer Service" by DOT

To take advantage of this offer, click on this link: https://www.swabiz.com/flight/search-flight.html?cid=99755364 


Ground Transportation

(Metro Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority) $2.50 per ride + $1.00 for a Breeze Card to gain train access. Rail system runs approx every 10 minutes. Hyatt Regency Atlanta is connected to Peachtree Center Train Station via Peachtree Center Mall. 20 minutes from Airport. (Airport pickup at baggage claim, TH Terminal. To get to Hyatt, take M.A.R.T.A. to the Peachtree Center Station and exit Northeast towards Peachtree Center Mall.

Taxi Service:
To/From airport fee: $30.00 plus $2.00 per each additional person. Plus, $1.50 Flag Drop Fee.
Fares originating from a business and concluding at a business within the zone of downtown are at a rate of $10 ($2 for each additional person).
Downtown Zone includes: North Avenue/Ashby to North Avenue/Boulevard to Boulevard/Atlanta to Atlanta Avenue/I75-I85 to I75-I85/Georgia Avenue to Georgia Avenue/Glenn Street to Gleen Street/Ralph David Abernathy to Boulevard back to Ashby Street/North Ave.
Taxi Metered Rates for Outside Business District:
$2.50 = First 1/8 mile
$.25 = Each additional 1/8 mile
$21.00/hr = Waiting time
$1.50 = Flag Drop Fee
(3 miles North of hotel) Taxi approx $11 plus tax

Apply promo code DyslexiaCon17 to your Uber app to enjoy 20% off two Uber trips (up to $5 each) from November 7th through November 12th in Atlanta while supplies last. To apply the code, open the Uber app, tap the Menu icon in the top corner, tap Payment, then select 'Add Promo' at the bottom of the screen.