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Travel and Hotels

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St. John’s University Manhattan Campus, 101 Astor Place, New York, NY 10003, USA


Due to the Manhattan location, we were unable to negotiate any special rates for conference attendees, so we suggest you negotiate directly with the hotels for the best deal. The prices below are only indicative of the rates available and will increase closer to the date of the conference.

Please visit the St. Johns University webpage regarding recommendations for parking, hotels, and transportation to campus.

The following hotels are close to the conference location:

The Standard (3 minute walk to the conference location)
25 Cooper Square, New York, NY 10003 (b/t Bowery & 4th St in East Village)
Phone: (212) 475-5700 

The East Village Hotel (10 minute walk to the conference location)
147 1st Ave, New York, NY 10009 (b/t 10th St & St Marks Pl in East Village)
Phone: (917) 635-7757

Moxy NYC East Village (3 minute walk to the conference location)

112 East 11th Street, New York, New York 10003 USA

Phone: (212) 288-6699

Washington Square Hotel (12 minute walk to the conference location)

103 Waverly Place, New York, NY 10011

Phone: (212) 777-9515

Intercontinental New York Barclay (2.1 miles to the conference location)

111 E 48th Street- New York, NY 10017

(212) 755.5900

(Direct Access Booking Link, Use the SJU Corporate ID 100217306 for a discounted rate.)

Other options to consider include hotels further away as the conference location is easily accessible by subway. Attendees might also consider staying in hotels around Seacaucus, New Jersey as there is a regular and affordable bus service to the Port Authority Bus Terminal from where the subway can be reached (allow about one to one and half hours travel time to the conference location). Affordable accommodation may also be available through AirBnB or Vrbo.


Flights come into various New York airports (Note: taxis can be very expensive in New York, so you might want to consider using a shuttle service from the airport to your hotel). Allow at least one hour by taxi to the conference location from these airports:

  • Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR)
  • La Guardia Airport (LGA)

Allow at least one and a half hours by taxi to the conference location from these airports:

  • John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK)
    • AirTrain JFK is an easy way to get to and from JFK Airport . It operates 24-hours a day, 365 days a year. Passengers landing at JFK can get to Penn Station in 35 minutes.


Subway stations closest to the conference location:

  • Astor Place Station on line 4/5/6
  • 8 St/ NYU on line N/Q/R

A map of the subway lines is available online.


The closest parking deck is Champion Broadway Parking (60-68 East 8th Street), approx. 5 minutes walk to the conference location. Further information on this parking deck can be found online