Visas for Scientists and Scholars >
Scientists and scholars who need to apply for visas to attend CFP2004 in the U.S. should follow instructions set out by the National Academy of Sciences at If you have any questions, please send to
The Westin Hotel, Seattle >
CFP2005 will be held at the Westin Hotel in Seattle, Washington. Taxi cabs and public transportation available just outside hotel.
Coming From Seattle/Tacoma Airport (SEA) aka (SEA-TAC)>
Driving Directions
Take Interstate 5 North to the Seneca Street Exit (number 165).
The exit is on the left side.
At the base of the exit, turn right onto 6th Avenue.
Continue for approximately 6 blocks and cross over Stewart Street.
The hotel is located on the left side.

Cost: approximately $36.
Yellow Cab (206-622-6500)
Orange Cab (206-522-8800)
Farwest Taxi (206-622-1717)

Another option is to catch a shuttle van. The Gray Line web site has all of the information that you will need. Fares are approximately $10. Get tickets and times at Grayline Airport Express.
Additional Travel Information >
SeaTac Airport
Metro Bus
Washington State Ferries
Amtrak Train
Road Conditions (WSDOT)

For those wishing to fly themselves:
For more info on transportation from the Airport: