AIRPORT – Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport (SJU)
San Juan Airport is officially known as Luis Munoz Marin International Airport or Isla Verde International Airport (IATA; SJU; ICAO; TJSJ). The airport is located 3 miles southeast of San Juan, Puerto Rico and is approximately 30 minutes from the Wyndham Grand Rio Mar Puerto Rico Golf & Beach Resort. At the airport you have the option of Taxi, Uber, Bus or Car Rental. You can learn more about these options on the Airport Website. In addition, transportation can be arranged through Group Services, Inc. (see information below).
TRANSPORTATION FROM Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport (SJU)
GROUP TRANSPORTATION – If you are traveling with someone else, it may be less expensive to take a TAXI from the airport to the Wyndham Grand Rio Mar Resort. The costs vary depending on traffic from $50-$70 one-way, however, this rate includes up to four (4) passengers.
INDIVIDUAL TRANSPORTATION – If you are traveling alone or with one other person it may be less expensive to book your ground transportation through Group Services, Inc. (GSI). They provide shuttle transfers between the San Juan International (SJU) airport and the Wyndham Grand Rio Mar Resort for $33.00 per person each way within regular operating hours (Arrivals between 8:00am – 10:00pm / Departures between 5:30am – 5:30pm). Included with the group transfer are refreshment (bottled water), audio presentation orientation, and guest room (pre) registration. Upon arrival at the airport, you will see a uniformed staff member in the baggage claim area holding a Rio Mar logo sign. After identifying your luggage, the staff member will escort you outside to the waiting transportation.
UBER – Uber cannot pick up at the San Juan Airport but they can drop off at the airport. Uber has limited vehicles in Puerto Rico and wait times can be long, especially late in the evening. It is recommended that you check the Uber App way before you need a transfer if this is your preferred method of transportation.
CRUISE SHIPS Departing from San Juan
There are two cruises that depart from San Juan, Puerto Rico on the last day of the conference (June 16, 2019) if you are interested in exploring the area by sea. Details about port visits and pricing for these 7-day Southern Carribean Cruises can be viewed on Travelocity, icruise.com, Royal Caribbean, and Carnival Cruise Lines.
Royal Caribbean Cruise – A 7-day cruise heading to Oranjestad,Aruba; Willemstad, Netherlands Antilles; Kralendijk, Bonaire, Netherlands Antilles; and Phillipsburg, Netherlands Antilles.
Carnival Cruise – A 7-day cruise heading to St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands; St. Maarten, Netherlands Antilles; St. Kitts; St. Lucia; and Barbados.