Travel and Lodging

Argonne Site Map

(Please note: You will need to have the information for your transportation (limo, rental, etc.) into Argonne available when you complete the symposium registration form)

Shuttle Service: We will have shuttle service available between the Argonne Guest House and Building 240 for both days.  A schedule for service will be posted here.


Argonne National Laboratory is about 45 minutes by car from each of the two major Chicago airports, O’Hare and Midway (see map). Limousine service is available from each airport, and major car rental agencies serve both airports. Limo reservations can be made by calling:

  • United Limousine – 630.969.3865 or 800.331.9037

The map also shows the major roadways serving the Chicago area.

To reach Argonne from O’Hare Airport, drive east (toward Chicago) on Interstate 190 to the exit for Interstate 294 south (toward Indiana). Go south on Interstate 294 to the exit for Interstate 55 south (toward St. Louis); then take the southbound Cass Avenue exit (273A) off Interstate 55. Northgate Road, the entrance to the Laboratory’s main gate, is on the right.

From Midway Airport, take Cicero Avenue north to the entrance to Interstate 55 south (toward St. Louis), which will be on your left, then proceed as described above.


A block of rooms under 30 Year-ESP has been reserved for this meeting at the Argonne Guest House, which is located on-site Argonne.

In order to guarantee your room, you must contact the Guest House with a credit card. Call toll free 1-800-632-8990 (fax number is 630-739-1000). Cancellation policy is 6:00 pm on the day of arrival. Check-in time is 3:00 pm, check-out time is noon.

The cut-off date for reservations rate is May 1, 2013; the rate is $75 for single or double room plus 6% room occupancy tax. To receive the meeting rate, mention the 30 Year Symposium when you make your reservations. If you do not receive confirmation of your e-mail or web request, please follow up by telephone.

Argonne Guest House
Argonne National Laboratory
9700 South Cass Avenue, Building 460
Argonne, IL 60439
Reservations: 800.632.8990 or 630.739.6000
Fax: 630.739.1000

If you prefer to stay offsite during your visit to Argonne, we recommend the following:

Extended Stay America Chicago – Darien
Springhill Suites by Marriott Chicago/Burr Ridge

If you have questions, or require further assistance, please contact us.