Travel & Transportation

Important Notice About Road Closures

IBM’s THINK conference will be taking place in San Francisco from Tuesday, February 12 to Thursday, February 14. This will bring an extra 40,000 people to the city. During that time, the following street closures will be in effect:

  • Howard Street between 3rd and 4th streets will be closed from 7 p.m., Thursday, February 7 to 7 a.m., Monday, February 18.
  • In addition there will be lane closures and parking restrictions at various times on Howard Street between 2nd and 3rd streets; and 4th and 5th streets; on 3rd Street between Folsom and Mission streets; on 4th Street between Minna and Howard streets; and on Folsom Street between 3rd and 4th streets.

Additionally, Think by the Bay will take place on Thursday February 14 from 6:30PM – 9:30 PM. There will be lane closures on Howard Street between 4th and 5th streets and Folsom Street between 3rd and 4th streets from 3 to 8 p.m. to accommodate for the event.

Direct Travel

Please contact Direct Travel to make travel arrangements. Hours of operation: Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM (ET).

Airport Shuttle

The airport shuttle information below is for informational purposes only. We do not endorse the use of any of the shuttle providers.

American Airporter Shuttle 
415-202-0733
Approximately $17 one way

Lorrie's Airport Service
415-334-9000 
Approximately $17 one way

SuperShuttle San Francisco
650-246-2772
Approximately $19 one way

Use this link to receive a 10% off of airport rides at all eligible SuperShuttle airport locations nationwide. Please note that this discount does not apply to pre-existing reservations and cannot be applied retroactively.

Taxi

The Moscone West Building is located approximately 25 minutes from San Francisco International Airport. Cab fare is approximately $40-$50 one way.

Public Transportation

The Moscone West Building and the San Francisco Marriott Marquis are an easy trip from San Francisco International Airport via Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART).

San Francisco International Airport to the Moscone West Building and the San Francisco Marriott Marquis
Train Fare: $12.85 | Duration: 30 minutes | BART

  • From San Francisco International, take the Yellow Line Bart train in the direction of Pittsburg/Bay Point
  • Take the train to the Powell Street station. The Moscone West Building and the San Francisco Marriott Marquis are located about 0.2 miles from the station.

Parking

The parking information below is for informational purposes only. We do not endorse the use of any of the parking garages.

Moscone Center Garage

255 3rd Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
415-777-2782

RATES

Midnight – 9:00 AM   $1.00/hour
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM $3.00/hour
12:00 PM – 3:00 PM $5.00/hour
3:00 PM – 6:00 PM   $2.00/hour
6:00 PM – Closing  $1.00/hour


Fifth and Mission Parking Garage

833 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94103 
415-982-8522

RATES

Midnight – 9:00 AM   $3.00/hour
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM $3.00/hour
12:00 PM – 3:00 PM $4.00/hour
3:00 PM – 6:00 PM   $4.00/hour
6:00 PM – Midnight  $3.00/hour

International Travelers

Visit the International Attendees page for more information.