The 10th International Conference on Algal Biomass, Biofuels and Bioproducts take place at the:

The Westin Pittsburgh
1000 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15222
Phone: +1 412-281-3700

Pittsburgh is conveniently located within 500 miles of the majority of the U.S. population. This makes for an easy commute as the city is within a 90-minute flight for more than half of North America and within a six-hour car or train ride from nine states, Washington DC and Canada.









Pittsburgh International Airport and Transportation

The Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT) is the primary airport serving the Pittsburgh metropolitan area and is located only 17 miles (20-30 minutes) from downtown Pittsburgh.

Fourteen (14) commercial passenger airlines currently service PIT.

- Air Canada

- Alaska Airlines

- Allegiant

- American Airlines

- Boutique

- British Airways

- Condor

- Delta Air Lines

- Frontier

- JetBlue

- Southwest Airlines

- Southern Airways f/k/a Sun Air Express

- Spirit Airlines

- United Airlines

Light Rail T Service

The Port Authority of Allegheny County offers a free fare zone within downtown Pittsburgh and the North Shore.  On the Light Rail T system, rides between downtown Pittsburgh and the North Shore are free at all times.  Please see attached map.

Please also visit the following link for a comprehensive “Getting Around Downtown” map of downtown Pittsburgh. This map also shows the location of the Light Rail station stops that don’t require a fare.