Navigate your way to and around Morgantown with ease! The following section includes directions and reservation information for the Morgantown Marriott at Waterfront Place, as well as tips for traveling to and around town.
The conference hotel is the Morgantown Marriott at Waterfront Place, located along the Monongahela River. The hotel opened in 2003, the event center opened in 2010, and the hotel was renovated in 2017 as part of its rebranding as a Marriott property.
MARAC has rooms for Wednesday, 4/10/2019 through Saturday, 4/13/2019.
Room rate: $164-174
Start date: Wednesday, 4/10/19
End date: Sunday, 4/14/19
Last day to book: 3/7/19
Guests can book reservations by calling the hotel directly at 304-296-1700 or through this link.
From the South: On I-79 N, take exit 148 for I-68 E toward Cumberland. Continue onto I-68 E. Take exit 1 for US-119 toward University Ave/Downtown. Turn left onto US-119 N. Turn left onto Waterfront Place, turn right toward Waterfront Place, and make a left to follow the loop. You will pass the WVU Visitors Center, then the hotel will be on the right.
From the East: On I-68 E, take exit 1 for US-119 toward University Ave/Downtown. Turn left onto US-119 N. Turn left onto Waterfront Place, turn right toward Waterfront Place, and make a left to follow the loop. You will pass the WVU Visitors Center, then the hotel will be on the right.
From the North: On I-79 S, take exit 152 for US-19 toward Westover/Morgantown. Turn left onto US-19 N. Turn right onto University Ave. Turn right onto Waterfront Place, turn right toward Waterfront Place, and make a left to follow the loop. You will pass the WVU Visitors Center, then the hotel will be on the right.
Mountain Line Transit Authority provides bus service around town, generally 75 cents per ride.
Uber operates in Morgantown.
The nearest major airport is Pittsburgh International Airport–from there you can rent a car to drive to Morgantown, or you can look into the Grey Line bus which runs a shuttle from Pittsburgh to Morgantown twice daily. One-way fare is $25, and the nearest stops to the hotel are the Mountainlair stop and the Westover Terminal.
The nearest local airport is Morgantown Municipal Airport (MGW). Southern Airways flies into Morgantown from Baltimore and select cities in PA (via Pittsburgh)–you can check out their route and book at https://iflysouthern.com/ . For flights to/from other destinations, you may consider booking the legs of your trip separately. The conference hotel has a complimentary airport shuttle available on request for MGW.
The most convenient Amtrak location to Morgantown is Pittsburgh’s Union Station. The station is serviced by the Capitol Limited and Pennsylvanian trains. You can rent a car at the Downtown Pittsburgh 11th St. Enterprise Car Rental, one block from Union Station, to drive to Morgantown or take the Megabus or Greyhound bus to Morgantown.
Morgantown has a Megabus stop at Mountaineer Station, with buses traveling directly to/from Pittsburgh, PA, or Washington, DC. Some Megabuses from the northeast will get passengers to the Washington, DC, stop in time to catch the afternoon bus to Morgantown. LAC co-chair Jane has taken the Megabus on both these routes, and it is enjoyably scenic.
Morgantown’s Greyhound bus stop is also at Mountaineer Station.