How to get there

Address

NSU Oceanographic Center – Center of Excellence for Coral Reef Ecosystems Research

8000 North Ocean Drive
Hollywood, FL 33004-3078

Located in John U. Lloyd Beach State Park between the Intracoastal Waterway and the Atlantic Ocean

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Flights

Airport information for the area (domestic/international airlines, parking, transportation, Tri-County airport choices, etc.) can be found at: http://www.sunny.org/plan-your-trip/airports/

The conference facility is located:

  1. 6.8 Miles from the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL)
  2. 30 Miles from the Miami International Airport (MIA)
  3. 54 Miles from the Palm Beach International Airport (PBI)
Driving Directions**

Directions from Florida’s Turnpike
Heading North or South

Exit I-595 East, take I-595 East to U.S. 1 South, go left at Dania Beach Boulevard, heading east, and go over Intracoastal Waterway bridge. Bear right, second turnoff, into John U. Lloyd State Park. Proceed 2.5 miles into park. Center’s entrance on left, just past U.S. Coast Guard at 8000 North Ocean Drive.

Directions from I-595

Take I-595 East to U.S. 1 South, go left at Dania Beach Boulevard, heading east, and go over Intracoastal Waterway bridge. Bear right, second turnoff, into John U. Lloyd State Park. Proceed 2.5 miles into park. Center’s entrance on left, just past U.S. Coast Guard at 8000 North Ocean Drive.

Directions from I-75
Heading North or South

Exit I-595 East, follow directions above from I-595.

Directions from I-95
Heading North or South

Exit I-595 East, follow directions above from I-595.

 

For information on the location of the conference hotel, please see the Lodging page.

 

Transportation Options from Local Airports:

From FLL (Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport):

From MIA (Miami International Airport):

The Super Shuttle from the Miami Airport to Hollywood costs $30 for the first passenger.  This is a very good rate based on the distance:

                               Taxicabs and SuperShuttle:      lower arrival level
                               Taxicabs and SuperShuttle (305-871-2000) vans are available only on the arrival (ground) level of the airport, outside of the baggage claim areas –
                               (view transportation options to Port of Miami and Ft Lauderdale Airport).

**Note for Canadians and other non-U.S. residents who are driving: Please follow the latest information regarding an International Driving Permit (IDP) for driving in Florida.  The January 1st, 2013 law has been put on hold for the time being, but that could change.  The Canadian Automobile Association (CAA) will have the latest information for you on International Driving Law and IDP’s.