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Air Reservations
Save on airfare when you book travel to attend ASCP 2013 Chicago.

Gant Travel Management
Special airline discounts for the ASCP Annual Meeting have been arranged through Gant Travel Management, ASCP's Official Management Company. Visit to book your travel and to view schedules and the lowest airfares for your travel itinerary. You can also call an agent Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm CST. When you call, please identify yourself as an "ASCP Annual Meeting Participant."

  • Toll-free: 877-786-0954
  • Direct: 224-374-1761

United Airlines
ASCP has partnered with United Airlines to offer special meeting discounts exclusive to attendees and guests. Save from 2% up to 10% on select fares when you book on United Airlines.

  • Toll-free:  877-786-0954
  • Direct:  224-374-1761
  • Email:
  • Hours:  Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. CST

United offers discounts from 2% up to 10% off applicable fares. Discounts apply on United Airlines and flights operated by United or other airlines branded United Express, Lufthansa, and All Nippon Airways. Applicable restrictions apply. Book online at enter offer code ZNM3375225.

Car Rental

ASCP members save up to an additional 20% of your next car rental from Budget. Plus take advantage of specials on daily, weekly and weekend rates and upgrades. Click here for more information. Use Budget Discount Code (BDC) #: R198164


With great discounts for ASCP members and the highest levels of service, there is never a better reason to rent with Avis! Click here for more information. Use Avis Worldwide Discount (AWD) #: B291064


Amtrak offers a 10% discount off the lowest available rail fare to Chicago, IL valid for travel September 15, 2013 – September 24, 2013.  Includes travel up to three days prior to the convention start date and three days following the last day of the meeting. To book your reservation call Amtrak at 1 (800) 872-7245 or contact Gant Travel at or call toll-free 877-786-0954. 

Please refer to Convention Fare Code X64P-974 when making your reservation a 10% discount has been approved. Conventions cannot be booked via Internet. This offer is not valid on the Auto Train and Acela service. Offer valid with Sleepers, Business Class or First Class seats with payment of the full applicable accommodation charges. Fare is valid on Amtrak Regional all departures seven days a week, except for holiday blackouts.


Public Transportation

Public transportation is available from O’Hare and Midway Airports via the CTA. One-way fare is $2.25 and one day passes are $5.75 and entitle you to unlimited rides on Chicago buses and elevated trains.

Car Service

Taxi service from O’Hare Airport costs approximately $40 to $45 one-way, and from Midway Airport, the cost is approximately $30 to $40 one-way.

Private Sedan or Limousine: approximately $85 and up one-way

Note: Prices quoted are subject to change.

City of Chicago
Chicago Tourism Bureau

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