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(Updated 2005-05-13)



May 22-25, 2005
University of Nebraska - Lincoln
Lincoln, Nebraska, U.S.A.

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Travel Information

Lincoln has a vibrant and pedestrian friendly downtown. From the central location of the downtown hotels and UNL Campus you will easily reach all the downtown restaurants , and the Historic Haymarket district after a short walk.

For maps of Lincoln and UNL campus click here.


Lincoln Airport is connected to three major Midwestern hubs by three major airlines with several daily flights to and from:

  • Chicago (American Airlines/American Eagle and United)
  • Denver (United)
  • Minneapolis (Northwest Airlines/ Northwest Airlink)

Lincoln Airport is only a 10-minute drive away from Downtown Lincoln and the conference (UNL Campus). Complimentary shuttle service is offered by downtown hotels (Embassy Suites, Cornhusker, and Holiday Inn). Upon your arrival, find the hotel courtesy telephone table adjacent to the baggage claim area and call the Hotel to arrange for pick-up.

Omaha Airport is located 60 miles from Lincoln and is served by most domestic airlines. The Omaha Eppley Airfield is connected with direct flights to many of the top 20 US destinations.


From the Lincoln Municipal Airport:

  • Airport shuttle service (complimentary) will take you from the airport to downtown hotels.
  • Taxis (Capital Cab: 1-402-477-6074; Husker Cab: 1-402-477-4111) The taxi fare from the airport to downtown hotels is around $14 and takes about 10 minutes.

From the Omaha Airport:

    Shuttle service is available from the Omaha Airport (Eppley Airfield) to downtown hotels. Reservation is highly recommended with at least 24 hrs prior to travel. Some of the companies listed below offer reduced fares for multiple parties.
Please note that we have negotiated a reduced rate with , a company which operates shuttles to/from Omaha airport.

Here's the information:
Tel:(402) 475-5465
Cost:$39.95 round trip per person
$19.95 one-way per person
Note:Customers are encouraged to make reservations by calling OMALiNK directly and mention that they are part of the "EIT2005" conference in Lincoln.
The shuttles will pickup/drop off from/at the downtown Lincoln hotels including the Embassy suites and the Cornhusker hotel.