Travel Information

Location

 

The Protein Extrusion Short course will meet in the Atrium at Hach Hall, located in the northwestern part of the Iowa State University campus. Parking is available. You will receive a map and parking permit one week prior to each course or workshop.

LODGING IN AMES

Comfort Inn and Suites
A special guest room rate is available at the Comfort Inn & Suites Ames IA. (515) 663-9555 which is located near campus. Please ask for the Protein Short course rate when making your reservation.  For a complete listing of hotels in Ames, call the Ames Convention & Visitors Bureau at 515.232.4032 or go to www.thinkames.com.

Getting Here

By Air:
The Des Moines International Airport is located 45 minutes south of Ames. The airport is service by most major airlines and offers a variety of arrival and departure times.

Des Moines Airport Shuttles:
Executive Express offers a comfortable start and end to your travel without driving and parking hassles.

Des Moines Airport Rental Cars:
Several car rental agencies maintain offices in the airport.

By Car:
Centrally located in the Midwest, Ames is easily accessed by U.S. Highways 30 and 69, as well as Interstate 35.

ISU Campus Parking
Parking is available within walking distance of Hach Hall, on the Iowa State University Campus. Hach Hall is where you will start and end each day.

Registered attendees will receive a map and parking permit one week prior to each course or workshop.