Travel and Lodging

General information

Registration does not include travel and lodging, attendees are responsible for their own arrangements.

Lodging options

There are several hotels conveniently located near the main campus. Rooms are availible at the Virginia Tech Inn, where the conference will be held as well. A set of rooms at the Virginia Tech Inn available at the reduced rate of $119.00 per room, per night based on single or double occupancy plus applicable tax. For reservations, please call 540-231-8000 and mention the Southeast Control Conference. To take advantage of the reduced room rate at the Virginia Tech Inn, reservations must be made before October 29, 2021.

Drive to conference

The Virginia Tech Inn is conveniently accessible from the Roanoke airport which is about 45 minute away by car. Driving directions can be found through Google Maps through this link.

From Points North & East via I-81 (Roanoke)

  • Take Interstate 81 South to US-460 West (exit 118B)
  • Follow US-460 West for 9 miles to the first Prices Fork Road (Downtown) exit
  • Merge onto Prices Fork Road and follow for 0.7 miles to the first stop light
  • Turn right into hotel entrance
  • Hotel will be straight ahead approximately 300 yards (past entrance to Visitor’s Center)

From Points South & West via I-81

  • Take Interstate 81 North to US-460 West (exit 118B)
  • Follow US-460West for 9 miles to the first Prices Fork Road (Downtown) exit
  • Merge ontoPrices Fork Road and follow for 0.7 miles to the first stop light
  • Turn right into hotel entrance
  • Hotel will be straight ahead approximately 300 yards (past entrance to Visitor’s Center)

From Points West via US-460

  • Follow US-460 East to Prices Fork Road exit
  • Turn left on to Prices Fork Road and follow for 0.7 miles to the first stop light
  • Turn right into hotel entrance
  • Hotel will be straight ahead approximately 300 yards (past entrance to Visitor’s Center)

Public transportation

Attendees can also avail themselves the Smart Way bus route for travelling from Roanoke airport to the campus.

Attendees can also arrive from the airport in Washington D.C region (IAD and DCA) for which the Virginia Breeeze bus service can be helpful. Reservations can be done by clicking here.

Transportation to the the Banquet Venue

The university will also provide shuttle services on the day of banquet from the Eastern Divide Brewing Company to campus. Attendees driving their own vehicle can park at the property parking lot.

Useful maps