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Travel FAQ

How do I get to the University at Buffalo?

UB's north campus is located in Amherst, NY, about 15 miles Northeast of downtown Buffalo. UB's web site can help plan a trip to campus. UB can also be found in MapQuest.

How do I get to the University Inn?

The University Inn has location information on their website. The University Inn also provides a shuttle to and from the Buffalo airport.

Where on UB's campus is the conference being held?

YAPC events will be held in UB's Natural Sciences Complex.

How do I get from the University Inn to UB's Natural Sciences Complex

The University Inn is approximately one mile Northeast of UB's Natural Sciences Complex. You can drive, walk, or use the complimentary shuttle service.

Where do I go/park on campus?

We have arranged to have two lots on campus reserved during the conference: Governors Lots D and E. If you park in these lots, you will not require a parking tag and should not be ticketed. However, if you park elsewhere on campus, you will require a visitors parking tag and you will be ticketed, so be careful!

How do I get around Buffalo?

How far away is Buffalo?

  • Albany, NY - 295 miles
  • Baltimore, MD - 385 miles
  • Boston, MA - 446 miles
  • Charlotte, NC - 661 miles
  • Chicago, IL - 522 miles
  • Cincinnati, OH - 431 miles
  • Cleveland, OH- 191 miles
  • Detroit, MI - 253 miles
  • Erie, PA - 75 miles
  • Hamilton, ON, Canada - 60 miles
  • Harrisburg, PA - 276 miles
  • Hartford, CT - 400 miles
  • Indianapolis, IN - 511 miles
  • London, ON, Canada - 149 miles
  • Montreal, Canada - 383 miles
  • New York, NY - 403 miles
  • Philadelphia, PA - 353 miles
  • Pittsburgh, PA - 216 miles
  • Providence, RI - 452 miles
  • Richmond, VA - 568 miles
  • St. Louis, MO - 761 miles
  • Syracuse, NY - 156 miles
  • Toronto, ON - 103 miles
  • Washington, DC - 356 miles

Where is there to eat?

  • The University Inn will provide a continental breakfast each morning.
  • Breakfast items will be available at the conference site each morning.
  • There are several places to get lunch right on campus each day.
  • There will be a YAPC dinner banquet and auction one night.
  • Dining on Campus
  • Bill Rapaport's Buffalo Restaurant Guide

What's the weather like?

What else is there to do in the region?


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