Visitors

Lodging

 

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The Sheraton Hotel Iowa City is offering book festival attendees a discounted rate.

 

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Find links to other hotels as well as local restaurants and attractions at the Iowa City/Coralville Area Convention & Visitors Bureau.

 

 

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The Iowa City Downtown District has information to help you plan your visit, including fun places to eat, shop, and play.

 

 

Transportation and Parking

 

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The Eastern Iowa Airport is located in Cedar Rapids, a half hour drive from downtown Iowa City.  There are several shuttle and taxi services available upon arrival.

 

Regional Buses:

Burlington Trailways and MegaBus have stops downtown or near Iowa City.

City Buses:
Iowa City Transit maps and schedules
Coralville Transit maps and schedules

Nearby Garages:

Dubuque Street Garage (220 S. Dubuque Street) One block south of the Public Library. First hour free, $1 per hour for each additional hour.
Capitol Street Garage (Burlington & Capitol Street) Adjoins Old Capitol Town Center. First hour free, $1 per hour for each additional hour.
Tower Place & Parking (Iowa Avenue & Gilbert Street) mixed-use commercial/parking facility. First hour free, $1 per hour for each additional hour.
Chauncey Swan Garage (Washington Street across from City Hall) $0.75 per hour.
Note: lower level is accessed only from Washington Street. Upper levels are accessed from the College Street bridge.

Parking Meters:

Short-term meters (1-2 hours) are concentrated in the core of the downtown. Meters accept coins and credit cards.