Molecular Origins of Protein Misfolding and Neurodegenerative Disease 2014 will be held at the Blue Horizon Hotel, 1225 Robson Street, Vancouver, BC V6E 1C3. The hotel is conveniently located in the heart of downtown Vancouver's shopping and entertainment district and close to many of Vancouver's world-famous attractions.
TRANSPORTATION TO HOTEL:
Taxi from airport to hotel will be approx $30-$40 CAD (Canadian Dollars) one way and should take less than 30 minutes door to door.
Public transit (Sky Train) - Departs airport every 5 minutes or so, and takes about 30 min to reach the city. The hotel is located about 6 blocks West of the Vancouver City Centre Station.The train costs $7.75 on weekends and $9 on weekdays, one way. You will need to buy a "2-zone" ticket to get to downtown Vancouver. (The return trip is $4.00 because the airport tax is not required.) A taxi from the City Centre Station to the Blue Horizon Hotel is approximately $7-8 depending on traffic. The Vancouver transit website has trip planning tools for transportation around the city: http://www.translink.ca/
Parking: daily rates are currently $17/night for hotel guests. There are also many public parking located near the hotel.