Travel Information

Airports

• Miami International Airport (MIA) - 8 miles
• Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) - 30 miles

*Note: Mileage from airports are calculated based on distance from the airport to the Robert and Judi Prokop Newman Alumni Center.

Ground Transportation

Airport Shuttles

• Super Shuttle: 305-871-2000 (Miami International Airport)
• Go Airport Shuttle: 800-244-8252 or 954-561-8888 (Ft. Lauderale-Hollywood International Airport)

Rental Car

Special rental rates are available to alumni at the following agencies.

• Enterprise Rent-A-Car: 800-261-7331
• Dollar Rent A Car: 800-800-4000

Taxi Cab

Special rates are available to alumni at the following agencies.

• Super Yellow Cab: 305-888-7777
• Westchester Yellow Cab Taxi: 305-444-4444

Metrorail

Metrorail Mobility option - There is a Metrorail stop adjacent to our campus which, makes for a convenient and stress free commute for event goers. Or, take advantage of the Hurry 'Cane Stanford Shuttle to reach our other campus venues. Shuttle map.

Parking

To view a map of the Coral Gables Campus, please click here. For more detailed information about campus parking and accesibility please visit the Parking & Transportation website.

On-campus parking passes are available for all Alumni Weekend and Homecoming participants. Passes are valid only November 2-4, 2017. Passes are NOT valid at parking meters or in spaces marked "Reserved," "Disabled," or "Service." 

Event Shuttles

Round-trip shuttle transportation will be available from the following locations to Alumni Weekend and Homecoming events.

• Round-trip shuttle service from the Newman Alumni Center to Hard Rock Stadium available. Check in for the shuttles begins at 4:00 p.m. at the Newman Alumni Center. The last shuttle departure to Hard Rock Stadium is at 4:45 p.m. Shuttles will depart Hard Rock Stadium 30 minutes following the conclusion of the game. Cost - $15

Hotels

Special rates are available during Alumni Weekend and Homecoming at select hotels. For complete details, contact your desired hotel directly. 

*Note: Mileage is calculated based on distance from the hotel to the Robert and Judi Prokop Newman Alumni Center.

Courtyard Coral Gables (2.7 Miles)
2051 Le Jeune Road
Coral Gables, FL 33134
305-445-1926
Rate: $170 + tax (13%) - King/Queen Double
Rate code: Ask for University of Miami rate
Contact: 1-888-862-7462 
Rates subject to availability

Biltmore Hotel (3 Miles)
1200 Anastasia Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134
305-445-1926
Rates: $279 + 13% tax - Superior Standard King
Rate Code: Friends & Family Code: UNIHUR
Rates subject to availability

Sonesta Coconut Grove Miami (3 Miles)
2889 McFarlane Road
Coconut Grove, FL 33133
1-800-766-3782 or USA Direct 1-617-315-9100\
Rates: $144.00  +13% tax – City King
$174.00  + 13% tax – Deluxe King City
$274.00 + 13% tax – Biscayne City Suite
Rate Code: Ask for the University of Miami Rate
Reserve a room

Hampton Inn Coconut Grove / Coral Gables (3.5 Miles)
2800 SW 28 Terrace
Miami, Florida 33133
305-448-2800
Rate: $114.00 + 13% tax - Standard Room
Code for rate: Ask for University of Miami rate
Reserve a room
Rates include a complimentary breakfast buffet and wireless internet access. Standard parking rates are $12.00 per day. 

The Westin Colonnade Coral Gables (3.6 Miles)
180 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134
866-837-4251 or 305-569-6529
Rate: $239.00 + 13% tax - Traditional King/Double
Code: Mention UM Alumni Weekend or UM Homecoming 2017
Hotel Urbano (5 miles)
2500 Brickell Avenue
Miami FL 33129
(877) 499-5265 or (305) 854-2070
Rate: $129.00 + 13% tax – Standard King or Double
Rate code: Ask for University of Miami rate
Reserve a room

The Richmond Hotel (14.8 Miles)
1757 Collins Avenue Miami Beach, FL. 33139
305.538.2331
Rates: (subject to availability)
$189 + 13% tax for Superior Category accommodations
$249 + 13% tax for Ocean Front Rooms
A limited number of Suites are also available at an additional charge
Rate Code: request the special UM Homecoming rates
Reservations must be received and confirmed by October 15
Reservation Contact: Reservations Director Nobi Butler at 305.538.2331 or by email at nobi@richmondhotel.com

Hilton Garden Inn Miami South Beach (16 miles)
2940 Collins Ave
Miami Beach, FL 33140
305-642-7656
Rate: $109.00 +13% tax - Standard King/Double
Rate Code: Ask for the University of Miami Rate
Reserve a room

 

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