Housing and Travel

Annual Conference & ExpoNAFSA 2018 Call for Proposals

Hotel Information

NAFSA’s housing block for the 2017 Annual Conference will open on March 1, 2017. View the list of available hotels.

Transportation Within Los Angeles

NAFSA Conference Shuttle

A complimentary shuttle service will be offered between designated conference hotels and the Los Angeles Convention Center (LACC). Route information, shuttle times, and contact information can be found on the Shuttle Service Schedule.

Public Transportation

LA Metro Downtown Los Angeles is metro accessible by bus and rail. LA Metro riders can purchase individual trips, or purchase daily passes. Day passes are available in one (1), seven (7), and 30-Day passes. Additional information on fares, schedules, and transit maps can be found on the LA Metro website at https://www.metro.net/.


Need a place to park? The Los Angeles Convention Center has garage parking available to all visitors and guests of any event or business in the downtown area.

Airport Information

Los Angeles World Airport (LAX) is 40 minutes from downtown Los Angeles. Attendees can take advantage of special SuperShuttle and ExecuCar pricing to Los Angeles Area Hotels of $15.00 per person each way (Shared Ride) when you book online and use discount code 5DYDD

Traveling to Los Angeles from Abroad

If you are not a U.S. citizen or U.S. permanent resident you may require a nonimmigrant visa to enter the United States. Nonimmigrant visas are for international travelers coming to the U.S. temporarily.