Travel

IAFC Hotel Shuttle

Complimentary shuttle service is available for all IAFC housing blocks during the VCOS Symposium in the Sun.  Check back at a later date to see the full schedule.

Transportation

Rental Cars

Enterprise
Enterprise works with the IAFC to secure a discounted rate for all attendees.  Visit the Enterprise website and use code 16SB226 in the Promotion Code or Account Number field.

Advantage Rental Car
Advantage Rental Car works with the IAFC to secure a discounted rate for all attendees.  Visit Advantage's website and use code CD02C826E8 or call 800-777-5500.  

Taxi

Taxi cabs are available to take you in and around Clearwater. View the Visit St. Petersburg/Clearwater website to book a taxi. Estimated fares from the Tampa International Airport to the Hilton Clearwater Beach average $65.

Uber and Lyft

Travel with Uber or Lyft and skip the taxi lines. For Lyft rides, go to www.lyft.com or use the Lyft app.  For Uber rides, go to www.uber.com or use the Uber app. Estimated fares from the Tampa International Airport to the Hilton Clearwater Beach average $21-$35.

Directions to the Hilton Clearwater Beach

Visit the Hilton Clearwater Beach Website for maps and detailed directions.

Parking

View the parking map for available parking areas surrounding the Hilton Clearwater Beach hotel.

Parkmobile
Download the park mobile app to your device before traveling for parking ease!  Visit the Parkmobile website for more information.

Hotel Parking
Parking is complimentary at the Hilton Clearwater Beach for all conference attendees. 



The VCOS Symposium is the ONLY conference that allows participants to interact face-to-face with leaders of rural and suburban combination departments. This is the best conference available for combination organizations.

– Ken Preston, Commissioner, North Greece (NY) Fire District