JNC Travel Information

Getting to Dayton

The Dayton Convention Center is located 13 miles from Dayton International Airport (DAY). View more information on Dayton International Airport.

Ground Transportation

Hotel Shuttle

The Crown Plaza Dayton offers airport shuttle service to and from the Dayton International Airport. Call the hotel the day prior to your flight to arrange transportation from the airport to the hotel. Return transportation can be arranged at the front desk.

The Dayton Grand Hotel does not offer shuttle service at this time.


Taxi Starter service is available between 7:00 AM and midnight (or 30 minutes past the arrival time of the last flight, whichever is later) 365-days a year. The Taxi Starter is located in a booth directly in front of the Terminal and can also be reached at (937) 890-3217. Upon your request, the Taxi Starter will cue a taxi to take you to your destination.

Rental Car

The Dayton International Airport has six on-Airport rental car companies. Check-in offices for each rental car company are conveniently located within the Baggage Claim area of the Terminal Building. Please contact the individual rental car company for more information or to make reservations. View a list of available rental car companies.

Dayton Convention Center Parking Information

Parking is available in the Transportation Center garage, which is one block East of the Dayton Convention Center on Fifth Street at Jefferson Street. The Transportation Center garage offers a covered skywalk on Level 1 that will bring you to the 3rd floor at the Dayton Convention Center facility. Clearance is 6' 6".

Entrance Ramps:
  • E. Fifth St. and Jefferson St, (1 block East of the Dayton Convention Center across from Greyhound Bus Station)
  • E. Fifth St. (behind the Neon Movie Theatre)
  • E. Sixth St.
Daily Parking Rates
  • $6.00 maximum
  • $2.00 each hour or part hour

Driving Directions

From Dayton International Airport

Directions and Shuttle Information for Classified Sessions

Welcome to Dayton!

Known as The Birthplace of Aviation and so much more!, Dayton is home to the Wright Brothers, the Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park, the Wright family mansion Hawthorn Hill, the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force (the world’s largest and oldest military aviation museum and the state’s most visited free tourist attraction!), and Wright Patterson Air Force Base where scientists and engineers at the Air Force Research Laboratories are developing the latest in aerospace technology. Dayton/Montgomery County, located at one of the busiest crossroads of America, where I-75 north/south meets I-70 east/west, also boasts an international airport serviced by the major carriers. Accessible, affordable, Dayton/Montgomery County offers world-class attractions, diverse accommodations, fantastic arts and culture performances, beautiful parks with bike and recreation trails, a variety of sporting venues and events, plus fabulous shopping and dining.