Travel & Hotel
Fairmont Chateau Laurier
CIRI has arranged rooms at the Fairmont Chateau Laurier at a special conference rate of $239
for a Fairmont room (pictured), based on single/double occupancy plus
applicable taxes. The room rate is guaranteed until May 12, 2014 and
subject to availability. The conference rates are extended to
reservations made 3 days prior to and post conference.
Click here to make your room reservation online and guarantee you receive the CIRI group rate.
CIRI has arranged for a discount for those wishing to travel with Air
Canada, WestJet, Porter Airlines and VIA Rail Canada. To take advantage of these discounts, you can make
your travel arrangements using one of the methods below:
Visit www.aircanada.com and enter the promo code JP9G7YW1 in
the search panel. The travel period must be within Sunday, June 8 and
Tuesday, June 24, 2014. Note: the discount does not apply to Tango or
Class lowest bookings.
Contact WestJet's Convention line at 1-877-952-4696 and quote the convention code CC6018.
Agents are available Monday - Friday, 7:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. (MST). The
discount code is applied to the best available Flex- fares into and out
of Ottawa at the time of booking (excluding web and promotional
fares). Discounted rates are available for travel up to seven days prior
to and post Conference.
A 15% discount on all available base fares (with the expection of the lowest class fare during a public seat sale) is available by booking online at www.flyporter.com or through your travel agent using promo code CIRIAC. The travel period must be within June 12, 2014 and June 20, 2014.
VIA Rail Canada
A 10% discount off the best available fare in Economy, Economy Plus, Business, Business Plus, Sleeper or Sleeper Plus class is
available by booking online at www.viarail.ca. When reserving choose
'Convention Fare' from the 'Discount Type' drop-down menu and enter 12809
in the discount code section. The travel period must be within June 12,
2014 and June 19, 2014. The fare applies to a maximum up 2 passengers per booking. Escape Class fares are excluded.
A number of taxi services are available in the city. If you are going
by taxi from the airport to downtown the trip will cost you
approximately $35, tip not included.
Route 97 departs outside the Level 1 Arrivals area. Exit the bus at
the MacKenzie King stop (Rideau
Centre Mall) at Elgin/Metcalfe and Albert then walk north on Elgin to
the Fairmont Chateau Laurier. Bus tickets are available at the Airport
at the Ground Transportation Desk located on Level 1 at the central door
of the Arrivals area. Tickets are $2.60 each or you can pay cash
($3.30) on the bus. Visit www.octranspo.com to plan your route from the airport to downtown Ottawa.
The average temperature in Ottawa in June is 22°C, with the average
high being 26°C and the average low being 13°C. To see what the weather
is like in Ottawa right now, visit The Weather Network.