Travel Information

Several major airlines provide service to Miami. The two closest airports to the University of Miami are:

  • Miami International Airport (MIA) - 8 miles
  • Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) - 30 miles

*Note: Mileage from airports are calculated based on distance from the hotel/ airport to the Robert and Judi Prokop Newman Alumni Center.
Special rates are available during Alumni Weekend and Homecoming at the hotels below. (Note: Rates are subject to change.)

  • The Biltmore  Hotel: 1200 Anastasia Avenue Coral Gables, FL 33134  2013 Rate: $225.00 plus 13% tax and $20 resort fee Code rate: 3914/ORS Authorization: 38335 Call:1-855-311-6903 3 miles from campus
  • Hampton Inn Coconut Grove/Coral Gables: 2800 SW 28 Terrace Miami, FL 33133 Rate: $99.00 plus 13% Code for rate: L-PRA  Call: 305-921-3392 3.5 miles from campus
  • Holiday Inn, University of Miami: 1350 South Dixie Highway Coral Gables, FL 33146  Group Rate: $129.00 + 13%  Call: 305-667-5611 .5 miles from campus.
  • The Richmond Hotel: 1757 Collins Avenue Miami Beach, FL 33139 Rate: $149 Call: 305-538-2331 15 miles from campus
  • Sonesta Bayfront Hotel: 2889 McFarlane Road Coconut Grove, FL 33133 Rates: $169 for a Superior Room, $199 for a Deluxe Room, and $289 for One Bedroom Biscayne Suite Code for rate: UMA110EP Call 305-529-2828 3 miles from campus

Ground TransportationGround Transportation
Airport Shuttles

  • Super Shuttle: 305-871-2000 (Miami International Airport)
  • Go Airport Shuttle: 800-244-8252 or 954-561-8888 (Ft. Lauderale-Hollywood International Airport)

Rental Car Agencies
These discount codes apply for the following select car rental agencies. Alumni need to specify that they will be attending an event for the University in order to receive the discount.

  • Alamo: 888-826-6893 - Rate Code: 93755
  • Avis Reservations by Phone: 800-338-8211
    Avis Reservations Online: AVIS Car Rental Home
    University of Miami ID#: B133484
  • Enterprise Car Rental
    Reservations: 1-800-593-0505
    University of Miami ID#: NA41127
  • Dollar Rent A Car: 800-800-4000 Regular prices apply for Dollar

Taxi Cab Companies

  • Super Yellow Cab: 305-888-7777
  •  Westchester Yellow Cab Taxi: 305-444-4444

Parking and Shuttles

o On-campus parking passes for all Alumni Weekend and Homecoming participants can be downloaded on our website. These passes are valid only November 7 to 10, 2013. Passes are NOT valid at parking meters or in spaces marked "Reserved," "Disabled," or "Service." Download our parking map for more information on specific parking areas.

shuttlesEvent Shuttles
Round-trip shuttle transportation will be available from the following locations to Alumni Weekend and Homecoming events.

Friday, November 8, 2013

Destination: Silver (25th Reunion) and Diamond (10th Reunion) Class Reunions and Alumni Avenue
Pick-Up Locations: Newman Alumni Center

Saturday, November 9, 2013

Destination: Pregame/Game at Sun Life Stadium
Pick-Up Locations: Newman Alumni Center/ Sun Life Stadium

Time: 3:30 pm at Newman Alumni Center to depart for Sun Life Stadium and will leave half hour after the game concludes.