The 2017 Solar Business Festival, taking place in Austin, will be a true gathering of significance. Over the two days in November, SBF will welcome over 800 participants ready to engage in the business platform for knowledge sharing, connectivity, marketing, and sale.
GETTING AROUND AUSTIN
Austin is home to some of Texas’ most beautiful hiking, biking, and running trails. Further, our downtown core is one of the most walkable in the state. For more information on trails visit Austin Park Foundation online at austinparks.org.
Arriving at Austin’s Bergstrom International Airport, you will see the city quirkiness and learn why Austin is quickly becoming one of the fastest growing cities in the country. Below is a listing of airline companies which service the Greater Austin Area. Austin hosts more than 20 direct flights to cities across the country, connecting you with ease. To learn more about flights please, visit the AUS airport online at www.ci.austin.tx.us.
Capital Metro services the entire Greater Austin region with bus and metro rail service. For more information on Capital Metro visit them online at capmetro.org.
GETTING TO EVENT VENUE
From Austin-Bergstrom Airport: Exit the airport and take Highway 71 West (approximately 5.5 miles to I-35). Merge onto I-35 North and take exit 234C. Turn left at the first stop light (6th Street). Travel west on 6th street 4 blocks. Turn left onto Neches. The Hilton hotel is on the left on the corner of 5th & Neches.
Transportation from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport to and from the Hilton is available with SuperShuttle “Shared Ride” or ExecuCar “Private Sedan/SUV”. Make reservations at www.SuperShuttle.com or www.ExecuCar.com use code HILTON for a 5% discount off published online fare.
Austin-Bergstrom International Airport
Take Hwy 71 West approximately 5.5 miles to I-35. Merge onto I-35 North and take exit 234C. Turn left at the 1st light (6th St). Travel west on 6th St and turn left onto Neches St. The Hilton Austin is on the corner of 5th and Neches.
Distance from Hotel: 7 mi.
Drive Time: 15 min.
- 6th Street Entertainment District (2 blocks)
- The University of Texas at Austin (1 mi)
- Lady Bird Lake Hike & Bike Trail (1 mi)
- Texas State Capitol (1 mi)
- Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (10 mi)