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PCOC 2019 Getting to Portland

The following airlines fly into Portland International Airport (PDX):
  • AeroMexico
  • Air Canada
  • Alaska Airlines
  • American Airlines
  • Delta Airlines
  • Frontier Airlines
  • Hawaiian Airlines
  • Icelandair
  • JetBlue Airlines
  • Southwest Airlines
  • Spirit Airlines
  • Sun Country Airlines
  • United Airlines
  • Virgin Atlantic
  • Volaris

We are pleased to announce that your flight to Portland, Oregon for PCOC 2019 will be discounted if you fly Delta. The discount is applicable worldwide for Delta and its codeshare flights to Portland, within the travel dates between September 6–22, 2019. (It's a small discount—1–2 percent—but we are hoping that if we continue the partnership with Delta the discount will greater in the years to come.) In addition, for every 40 PCOC 2019 attendees that fly via Delta to Portland on this program, Delta Air Lines will provide OrigamiUSA with one earned productivity certificate (a domestic round trip voucher), which could be used for bringing in a Special Guest for a future OrigamiUSA convention. So, we encourage you all to fly Delta!

Please click here to book your flights through the PCOC discount program. Be sure to use the Advanced Search and enter the Meeting Event Code NY2KB on the flight search page (as shown here) to get the discount applied to the quoted prices.

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You may also call the Delta Meeting Network® at 1-800-328-1111, Monday–Friday, 7:00 a.m.–7:30 p.m. (Central Time) and refer to Meeting Event Code NY2KB. Please note there is no service fee for reservations booked and ticketed via this reservation 800 number.

From Airport to DoubleTree

Option A: Portland has a great transit system called TriMet. They provide the MAX (a light rail system) and buses, which are both fully ADA accessible.

From the airport, consider taking the MAX.

Estimated time: 30 minutes

Fare for this trip: Adult: $2.50, Youth: $1.25, Honored Citizen: $1.25

  • Board MAX Red Line to City Center & Beaverton
  • Get off at Lloyd Center/NE 11th Ave MAX Station
  • After getting off the train, take a left to the corner (11th Ave) and look to the right. The hotel will be on the opposite side of the street.

Option B: Taxi (cost will be $40) to DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Portland, 1000 NE Multnomah St, Portland, OR 97232,

Option C: Lyft and Uber ride-sharing services.

Option D: Even more ground transportation.

Driving: If you opt to drive, the distance is 9 miles from airport to hotel.

Parking at DoubleTree

The DoubleTree by Hilton Portland has the largest on-site parking structure in the city. Their parking rates:

  • Overnight parking with in-and-out privileges for $10.00
  • Day parking is $3.00/day
  • Valet parking is $37.00/day

Getting Around

Consider using Google Maps, which provides up-to-date rail and bus travel information.

The MAX (light rail) service next to the hotel runs every 15 minutes, seven days a week, between 4:30 a.m. and 11:30 p.m.

For more transportation details, see here.