Early Career Educational Summit Travel

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SGO’s Chicago-based staff welcomes you to The Windy City with our own staff picks for things to do and places to go.

Air Travel

If you need travel assistance, SGO’s official travel agent is Gant Travel Management. Representatives are available toll-free at 1-877-924-0303 (1-224-205-4713, outside U.S./Canada), Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CST. A $25.00 service fee will be issued per airline ticket.

Travel Distances

The Hyatt Centric Chicago Magnificent Mile at 633 N. St. Clair Street, Chicago, IL 60611 is located 13 miles (45 minutes by car) from Midway International Airport and 18 miles (1 hour) from O’Hare International Airport.

Taxi Service

Taxi service is available curbside on the baggage claim level at both Midway International Airport and O’Hare International Airport. Typical minimum taxi fare to the Hyatt Chicago Magnificent Mile from O’Hare International Airport is $50. Typical minimum taxi fare to the Hyatt Chicago Magnificent Mile from Midway International Airport is $40.

Car Rental Service

Book your car rental at a discounted rate through Hertz Rent-a-Car. Discounted rates are available September 6-17, 2017, and are subject to availability. Reservations may be placed online or by phone at 1-800-654-2240 (or 1-405-749-4434 outside of U.S. and Canada). Reference “CV#04AS0033″ when making your reservation to receive the discounted car rental rate.


Valet Parking is available at the Hyatt Centric Chicago Magnificent Mile for $65 per 24-hour period for overnight guests, with in-and-out privileges. Self Parking is available at 150 E. Huron Street for $33, 535 N. St. Clair for $16 before 10am and $32 after 10am. Both garages are only a short walk from the Hyatt Centric Chicago Magnificent Mile building.

Use the online parking service, SpotHero, and get discounted parking at several nearby parking garages. Click here for details


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