Engagement Scholarship Consortium International Conference The Impact of Engaged Scholarship:
People, Purpose, and Passion

Main conference: September 21-22, 2022

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Hosted by University of Georgia and the member institutions of the ESC Southern Region

Travel to Athens


Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport (ATL)

Athens is served by two airports, Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport, which is accessible by scheduled commercial shuttle with 23 daily trips, or a 90 mile drive via two differing routes. Athens’ Ben Epps Airport just a few miles down the road, provides even greater convenience for those travelling by charter flight.

Transportation from the Airport

Scheduled commercial shuttle service, private cars, and rental cars, provide options between Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport and the Georgia Center. Flying into Ben Epps? Call, we’ll pick you up!

Shuttle Service

  • Groome Transportation ........... Book Online or call 706-612-1155 (with daily scheduled service)
  • Athens Town Car .................... 706-255-9643
  • Bulldog Limousine ................. Book Online or call 706-613-5206
  • Southeastern Stages ................ Book Online or call 706-549-2255


Rental Car Center

The Rental Car Center (RCC) at ATL is a one-stop facility that houses 12 rental car brands and vehicles for ATL guests. Operating 24 hours a day, seven days a week, the RCC is just a few minutes away from ATL via the SkyTrain, an electric-powered automated people mover system that connects the Rental Car Center to the Airport. 

In addition, the International Terminal Shuttle provides service between the International Terminal and the Rental Car Center, and runs approximately every 15 minutes.


For driving directions to the Georgia Center, click here.