Travel

SCHEDULE

To plan your trip, please consider this tentative* schedule:

Friday: For those coming for Shabbat: Registration will be open and shuttles from Bradley International Airport will run all day until 5pm when our Shabbat programming will begin. Bradley International Airport is about a 30 minute drive in normal traffic to the University of Hartford. Please note that weekday travel is heavier and can take longer than 30 minutes, so give yourself plenty of time.

Saturday: There will be no shuttles on Shabbat. If you have purchased an early arrival, the university staff will be able to check you in at anytime between Friday at 5pm and Sunday at 8am. You can come to check into the conference at Sunday’s registration.

Sunday: Registration will open at 8am and will be open all day. Intensives start at 9am. The first session of the conference starts at 2pm.

Monday and Tuesday: Classes begin at 9am and end at 5pm. Evening programming ends at 10pm.

Wednesday: The conference will end at 2pm. Again, remember the distance to the airports when booking travel. You can check out in the conference office at any time on Wednesday.

Thursday: If you purchased a late departure, you will check out with the university staff. Please note that the last meal served on campus will be lunch on Wednesday.

 

* Please use these times for planning purposes. They will be confirmed soon.

AIRPORT

Bradley International Airport is about a 30 minute drive in normal traffic to the University of Hartford. If you are coming in on Friday and/or leaving on Wednesday, please know that weekday travel is heavier and can take longer than 30 minutes, so give yourself plenty of time.

Shabbat services will begin at approximately 6pm.

Sunday classes will start at 2pm.

TRAIN/BUS

Hartford Union Station is about a 10 minute drive in normal traffic to the University of Hartford. If you are coming in on Friday and/or leaving on Wednesday, please know that weekday travel is heavier and can take up to 20-30 minutes, so give yourself plenty of time.

SHUTTLES

Shuttles will be available for round trip transportation to and from Bradley International airport and Hartford Union Station on Friday, Sunday, and Wednesday. You can buy a seat on NewCAJE shuttles both to and from the conference. We will try to accommodate as many participants on shuttles as possible and coordinate participants arriving at similar times to travel together to the conference. Shuttles are $30 each way.

SHUTTLE SCHEDULE

Below are the tentative shuttle times for Bradley International Airport and Hartford Union Station. Try to schedule your flight to coordinate with this timing. Please allow at least 45 minutes after the scheduled landing time so that you are not rushing to the shuttle. Additional shuttles may be provided, or the schedule may be changed based on demand.

Please note that NewCAJE may not be able to accommodate every shuttle request. If you come in outside of these hours, you are responsible for your own transportation to the conference. Please email info@newcaje.org if you have any questions.

Friday, July 27th
11:30am
1:30pm
3:30pm
4:30pm

Sunday, July 29th
10:00am
11:00am
12:00pm
1:00pm
2:30pm
4:30pm
5:30pm

Wednesday, August 1st
9:30am
11:30am
1:30pm
3:30pm
5:30pm

University of Hartford, Connecticut 200 Bloomfield Ave, West Hartford, CT 06117

Parking is available at the University of Hartford for $25 for the week. You can purchase a parking pass on your conference registration. The pass will be emailed to you before your arrival to the conference to be printed and displayed on your dashboard.

If you’re driving to the conference and have extra space in your car or if you want a ride, please post that information on the form below.

Click here for the ride share board