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Hotel Information

Housing for the 2018 AFBF Annual Convention & IDEAg Trade Show will be at the Gaylor Opryland Resort & Convention Center and Nashville Airport Marriott. Information about each hotel's transportation options can be found below. Hotel reservations can be made in the convention registration system. 

Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center
2800 Opryland Dr.
Nashville, TN 37214
(615) 889-1000

Taxi Service
There is a flat rate of $25 from Nashville International Airport to the Gaylord Opryland, with an additional $1 fee for each additional passenger.

Uber/Lyft
Both Uber and Lyft service the Nashville airport.

  • Request your ride after you’ve landed and collected your bags
  • Look for the ‘rideshare’ signs throughout the airport
  • Head down to Level 1, one floor below baggage claim
  • Exit the airport and cross the street, toward the limo area
  • Turn right and wait for your driver at the end of the path – you’ll see signs for ridesharing


uberX: $15-$19
uberXL: $28-$36
Lyft (4 seats): $16-$23
Lyft Plus (6 seats): $29-$38

Airport Shuttle Service
Shuttles are available for $19 one way or $30 roundtrip between the Opryland and the airport. A daily shuttle departs every 30 minutes between 5:00 a.m. and 11:00 p.m.

Rental Car
Click here to view the rental car options at the Nashville International Airport. Parking at the Gaylord Opryland costs $26 daily. Valet parking is $34 daily.

Shuttle
The Opryland provides shuttles to downtown Nashville every 30 minutes for $20 roundtrip, per person, or $40 for a 3 day unlimited pass, per person. The shuttle runs Sun-Thu 8:55 a.m.-11:35 p.m. and Fri-Sat 8:55 a.m.-1:35 a.m. Tickets can be purchased with the Concierge in the Cascades and Magnolia lobbies. Please click here to see a more detailed downtown shuttle schedule.

Uber/Lyft
Taking an Uber or a Lyft from the Opryland to downtown Nashville ranges from $14-$19 for a 4 person car or $29-$37 for an XL.

Driving
Downtown Nashville has over 35,000 parking spaces ranging from $3-$15/hour. Click here to see downtown parking options. The drive between the Opryland and downtown is approximately 15-20 minutes.

Bus
The Nashville MTA Bus 34 runs between the Opryland and downtown. One way fare is $1.70, and all day, unlimited passes are available for $5.25. Click here to see detailed route, schedule and pricing information. The bus takes approximately 40 minutes.

Nashville Airport Marriott
600 Marriott Drive
Nashville, TN 37214
(615) 889-9300

Complementary shuttles will be running between the Nashville Airport Marriott and the Gaylord Opryland during the convention. A detailed shuttle schedule will be coming soon. 

Taxi Service
The estimated taxi fare from Nashville International Airport to the Nashville Airport Marriott is $25.00, with an additional $1 fee for each additional passenger.
Uber/Lyft
Both Uber and Lyft service the Nashville airport.

  • Request your ride after you’ve landed and collected your bags
  • Look for the ‘rideshare’ signs throughout the airport
  • Head down to Level 1, one floor below baggage claim
  • Exit the airport and cross the street, toward the limo area
  • Turn right and wait for your driver at the end of the path – you’ll see signs for ridesharing

uberX: $10-$12
uberXL: $17-$21
Lyft (4 seats): $4
Lyft Plus (6 seats): $22
Airport Shuttle Service
Complimentary shuttle service is available between Nashville International Airport and Nashville Airport Marriott. A daily shuttle departs every 30 minutes between 6:15 a.m. and 11:45 p.m.
Rental Car
Click here to view the rental car options at the Nashville International Airport. Parking at the Nashville Airport Marriott costs $8 daily. Valet parking is complimentary.

Uber/Lyft
Taking an Uber or a Lyft from the Nashville Airport Marriott to downtown Nashville ranges from $15-$20 for a 4 person car or $28-$35 for an XL.

Driving
Downtown Nashville has over 35,000 parking spaces ranging from $3-$15/hour. Click here to see downtown parking options. The drive between the Nashville Airport Marriott and downtown is approximately 15 minutes.

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