Travel & Accommodations

QuickBooks Connect 2016 will take place in sunny San Jose, in the heart of Silicon Valley, and will be hosted at the San Jose Convention Center. Utilize the interactive map below to view directions to and from the convention center as well as to nearby hotels.

Transportation

  • Arriving by Car

    • San Francisco via 280
      • From 280 South
      • Take the exit toward VINE STREET/ALMADEN AVENUE
      • Turn LEFT, under the freeway, onto S ALMADEN BOULEVARD
      • Turn RIGHT into the Convention Center Parking Garage
    • San Francisco via 101
      • From 101 South
      • Take CA-87 S, Guadalupe Parkway
      • Take the PARK AVENUE exit
      • Turn LEFT onto PARK AVENUE
      • Turn RIGHT onto ALMADEN BOULEVARD
      • Turn LEFT into the Convention Center Parking Garage
    • Oakland
      • From 880 South
      • Take the COLEMAN AVENUE exit toward the Convention Center/Arena
      • Turn LEFT, over the highway, onto COLEMAN AVENUE
      • COLEMAN AVENUE turns into MARKET STREET after 1.5 miles
      • Continue on MARKET STREET into downtown
      • Cross W SAN CARLOS STREET
      • Turn RIGHT into the Convention Center Parking Garage
  • Parking

    • Convention Center Garage
      • 150 W San Carlos Street (Entrances on Almaden Boulevard & Market Street)
      • $1 per 20 minutes, $20 daily maximum, Monday through Sunday
    • Almaden/Woz Lot
      • 401 Almaden Boulevard
      • $7 daily flat rate
    • Convention Center South Hall Additional Parking
      • 435 S Market Street at Viola Street
      • $7 daily flat fee; no overnight parking
  • Arriving by Air

    • The destination is accessible via the San Jose International Airport, SFO and OAK. San Jose International Airport is 3.9 miles away from the Convention Center. Both SFO and OAK are within a 30 to 45-minute drive.
    • Airfare Discounts
      • Attendees can fly United Airlines or Delta Air Lines to take advantage of discounted rates. Discounts range from 2% to 10%, based on the flight’s seat availability, and attendees who book early and at a higher fare will receive a larger discount.

      • Enter the following codes in the promo code field when purchasing tickets online. Note: these discounts only apply to specified travel dates for QuickBooks Connect.

      • United Agreement Code: ZWQ 193366
      • Delta Agreement Code: NMNGY 426394
  • Airport Transportation

    • San Jose International Airport
      • Intuit will provide free round-trip shuttles for attendees traveling through the San Jose International Airport. Shuttle schedules and instructions will be communicated closer to QuickBooks Connect event dates.
    • SFO and OAK Airports
      • For attendees traveling through SFO and OAK, Intuit will provide round-trip car service in partnership with Uber. Please look for details in your email if you have indicated you will be traveling through SFO or OAK.
  • Public Transportation

    • The San Jose International Airport also offers free shuttle transport to the Light Rail and nearby train stations. Public transportation options include Caltrain commuter rail, SamsTrans bus service, VTS Light Rail and Amtrak train system.

Hotels

The cutoff date for all QuickBooks Connect discounted hotel rates has now passed. Please contact hotels directly for availability.

For additional hotel availability, please reach out to the following hotels located within a short distance from QuickBooks Connect

QuickBooks Connect strives to provide attendees with the best value. We've listened to your feedback and are delighted to announce discounted rates at local hotels. On top of this discount, we've subsidized the cost to deliver additional savings. Book your reservation by simply clicking the button of your chosen hotel below or by calling them directly and referencing QuickBooks Connect.

* Guaranteed discounted rates will end on September 26. After those dates, please book direct for any remaining availability.