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Airline Reservations

The AFS is working with United Airlines to provide discounted air fares for AFS conference participants traveling to San Diego.  Book online at and enter the offer code, ZWZ3142721 when searching for flights.  If booking through a travel professional or United Meetings at 800-426-11122, please give the attendant the Agreement Code:  142721 and Z Code, ZWZ3.

Local Transportation

The DoubleTree Mission Valley is approximately 8 miles from the San Diego Airport.  A taxi ride is approximately $25 one-way.  SuperShuttle is available for $10 – $15 per person.  You may visit the Supershuttle website to make a reservation, or call at 619-564-7900.

The San Diego Trolley, is just steps away from the hotel and provides easy transport to a range of attractions, including the historic Gaslamp Quarter, Qualcomm Stadium, and Petco Park, home of the San Diego Padres. Indulge in some retail therapy at the Fashion Valley Mall, a large mall in San Diego with many fine shops, and within walking distance of the hotel. Discover the world-famous San Diego Zoo, SeaWorld® San Diego, and LEGOLAND® California, or explore the museums and gardens of Balboa Park. Enjoy one of San Diego’s 94 championship golf courses, including world-famous Torrey Pines Golf Course.