Parking and Public Transportation

PARKING

There are a number of city-owned public parking garages in the area. The closest locations to the Charleston Conference headquarters are the garages for the Gaillard Center (32 Alexander Street) or Marion Square (399 King Street).

Map of downtown parking locations

Information on Metered Parking

Guests at the Francis Marion Hotel park in the Marion Square city garage, located adjacent to the property. The rate has recently increased to $20.00 daily self-parking and is directly paid to the garage, or $25.00 for valet and is charged to one’s guest room or the group’s master.  The hourly rate is now $3.00.

Guests at the Courtyard by Marriott have a self park option in the hotel parking lot for $23.00/day or $35.00/day for valet.

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION

Charleston International Airport

Airport Taxi and Shuttle Rates

DASH Trolley Service in the Downtown Area – FREE

Taxicab and Rickshaw transportation are available in the downtown area. Ask at the Hotel Concierge Desk.