Participants should fly to McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas. Despite being one of the larger airports in the country, McCarran is surprisingly accessible. It is located very close to the Strip within Las Vegas. Sunday’s activities will consist of a reception that evening so please plan accordingly. The Suncoast is located at 9090 Alta Dr, Las Vegas, NV 89144.
There is an airport shuttle service based on a “first come, first served” basis which is run by the casino that will take you the 14 miles (22 km) from the airport. This shuttle is not intended for group arrivals so please plan accordingly. Please contact the Front Desk at 877-677-7111 or 702-636-7111 to review the scheduled shuttle times and make reservations. Currently, the shuttle runs from the airport at 9 a.m., 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m., 5 p.m., and 7 p.m. You must reserve your space on the shuttle 48 hours prior to arrival. Please see this link for more information.
McCarran has a large off-site rental car facility. Signs near baggage claim will lead you to the shuttle. You will exit the facility and make a right onto Warm Springs Road. At Las Vegas Boulevard make a right towards The Strip and you will be taken to the freeway. You will want to make a left to reach the Interstate 15 freeway. There is free parking at the casino.
Taxis are available near the baggage claim area. The cost for up to 5 people should be approximately $44 each way.
There is a very convenient bus service with limited stops. The route is called the Westcliff Airport Express (Wax). This bus service connects the Suncoast with a major shopping destination, The Strip, and the airport (each trip is $2 and passes are available).