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Champaign Facilities and Services

Main LodgingSupported HotelRecommended DinnerSwimming Pool Ice CreamBike Shop
LaundryGrocery Stores HospitalAmtrak Train Station ParkingGreyhound Bus Station
Local Bus ServiceTaxicabs


Main Lodging

McKinley Event Center
500 W. Church St.
Champaign, IL 61820
(217) 607-2476
0.5 miles from the supported hotel

  • Click Here to download the in town cue sheet and map for the Champaign main lodging.
  • Click Here for all supported facilities, services, and in town cycling routes for the Champaign main lodging overlaid on satellite imagery.
  • Click Here for the building site map (coming soon!)

The facility is air conditioned.


Supported Hotel

Hyatt Place
217 N. Neil St.
Champaign, IL 61820
(217) 531-2800
Check in time is at 3:00 pm.
0.5 miles from the main lodging site

Our supported hotel in Champaign is in the heart of downtown Champaign and is a very short, easy walk from the Amtrak train and Greyhound Bus station for our participants taking our transportation service from Chicago to Champaign before the start of the event.

  • Click Here to download the in town cue sheet and map for the Champaign hotel. (coming soon!)
  • Click Here for all supported facilities, services, and in town cycling routes for the Champaign hotel overlaid on satellite imagery. (coming soon!)
  • Click Here for more information about our supported hotels.
  • Click Here for more information about our supported hotel baggage delivery service.

The hotel has a swimming pool, but no whirlpool or laundry machines available.

All rooms: $129.00 plus tax

Click Here to make a reservation online under our room block or call to make a reservation under the "Bicycle Illinois" room block on Wednesday, August 22nd, 2018. The room block will be held until July 22nd, 2018.

  • Click Here to inform us of your supported hotel baggage delivery service needs after you have initially registered.

Recommended Dinner

Noodles and Co.
528 E. Green St.
Champaign, IL 61820
(217) 367-2000
Hours: 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
1.7 miles from the main lodging site
1.5 miles from the supported hotel

Swimming Pool
Unfortunately there is no swimming pool in Champaign within a reasonable walking or cycling distance from the main lodging site.


Ice Cream

Jarling's Custard Cup
309 W. Kirby Ave.
Champaign, IL 61820
(217) 352-2273
Hours: 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
1.8 miles from the main lodging site
1.7 miles from the supported hotel


Bike Shop

Durst Cycle and Fitness
1112 W. University Ave.
Urbana, IL 61801
(217) 367-3600
Hours: 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
2.0 miles from the main lodging site
1.9 miles from the supported hotel

The owner Jared will also be on call for after hours emergency support until 6:30 pm and from 8:15 pm to 9:00 pm via his personal cell phone which will be distributed to participants only.

  • Click Here for our mechanical support services policies and procedures.

Laundry

Starcrest Cleaners
611 S. Neil St.
Champaign, IL 61821
(217) 352-4801
Hours: 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
1.1 miles from the main lodging site
1.0 miles from the supported hotel

Last load time: 10:00 pm


Grocery Stores

County Market
331 Stoughton St.
Champaign, IL 61820
(217) 352-4123
Hours: Open 24 hours
1.4 miles from the main lodging site
1.2 miles from the supported hotel


Walmart Supercenter
2610 N. Prospect Ave.
Champaign, IL 61822
(217) 352-0700
Hours: Open 24 hours

Because Walmart is not located within a reasonable walking or cycling distance from the main lodging site or supported hotel, you will need to use alternate in town transportation to get there.


Meijer
2401 N. Prospect Ave.
Champaign, IL 61821
(217) 353-4000
Hours: Open 24 hours

Because Meijer is not located within a reasonable walking or cycling distance from the main lodging site or supported hotel, you will need to use alternate in town transportation to get there.


Hospital

Presence Covenant Medical Center
1400 W. Park St.
Urbana, IL 61801
(217) 337-2000
1.9 miles from the main lodging site
1.8 miles from the supported hotel
  • Click Here for our medical support services policies and procedures

Amtrak Train and Greyhound Bus Station

Illinois Terminal
45 E. University Ave.
Champaign, IL 61820
(217) 384-3577
0.9 miles from the main lodging site
0.7 miles from the supported hotel
0.2 miles from parking

If you need to transport yourself and your bike and baggage between the Amtrak Train and Greyhound Bus Station, parking, main lodging site, and/or supported hotel we strongly recommend considering using the local bus service (see below).

Amtrak Train Station
(800) USA-RAIL (872-7245) or (217) 352-5905

Greyhound Bus Station
(800) 231-2222 fare and schedule information or (217) 352-4150
Greyhound Bus Station Hours: 6:45 am - 10:20 pm

  • Click Here for more information about Amtrak train service.
  • Click Here for more information about Greyhound bus service.
  • Click Here for more information about long distance public transportation carriers
  • Click Here for more information about arriving in a car and parking.
  • Click Here to inform us of your parking plans.
  • Click Here to download the parking sign.

Parking

Chester St. Parking Lot
Champaign, IL
(217) 384-3577
1.0 miles from the main lodging site
0.8 miles from the supported hotel
0.2 miles from the Amtrak Train and Greyhound Bus Station

If you need to transport yourself and your bike and baggage between the Amtrak Train and Greyhound Bus Station, parking, main lodging site, and/or supported hotel we strongly recommend considering using the local bus service (see below).

There is no charge for parking but you will need to come to the customer service desk inside the Illinois Terminal (see above) and enter your individual vehicle info and parking dates into their log book so your car doesn't get towed.

  • Click Here for more information about arriving in a car and parking.
  • Click Here to inform us of your parking plans.
  • Click Here to download the parking sign.

Local Bus Service

Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District
(217) 384-8188

Every bus is equipped with a bicycle rack that holds two bicycles.

If you need to transport yourself and your bike and baggage between the Amtrak Train and Greyhound Bus Station, parking, main lodging site, and/or supported hotel we strongly recommend considering using the #4 Blue Weekday - Daytime bus. The bus stops directly at the Amtrak Train and Greyhound Bus Station and travels directly in front of the main lodging site and only 1/2 block away from the supported hotel and every MTD bus has a bike rack.

  • Click Here for more information including routes, schedules, and fares.

Taxicabs

Yellow Cab
(217) 355-3553
(217) 355-0200
(217) 355-1335
Hours: Open 24 hours
Illini Taxi
(217) 359-8634
(217) 384-5892
(217) 721-5533
Hours: Open 24 hours
Atlas Cab
(217) 419-1333
Hours: Open 24 hours

Orange Taxi
(217) 367-8888
(217) 363-1500
Hours: Open 24 hours

Air Cab
(217) 721-7850
Hours: Open 24 hours
Cool Cab
(217) 898-5932
Hours: Open 24 hours
Aero Taxi
(217) 607-3267
Hours: Open 24 hours
Taxi Co.
(217) 355-1212
Hours: Open 24 hours
Freedom Cab
(217) 344-3444
Hours: Open 24 hours
Quasi Taxi
(217) 550-2665
Hours: Open 24 hours
Gus's Taxi Cab
(217) 898-9970
Hours: until 3:30 am
Mr Nice Guy’s Taxi Cab Service
(217) 621-5312
Hours: until 3:00 am
AL Cab
(217) 607-3435
Hours: until 2:30 am
Arrow Taxicab
Executive Taxi

(217) 318-9009
(217) 637-8808
Hours: until 2:00 am
R & H Cab
(217) 721-6095
Hours: until 2:00 am
Silver Taxi
(217) 213-7373
Hours: until midnight
Black Cab & Limo
(217) 693-2468
Hours: until 11:00 pm
Datta Taxi & Charter
(217) 418-4568
Hours: until 11:00 pm
D&D Cab Service
(217) 202-4715
Hours: until 10:00 pm
Nick's Taxi Service
(217) 390-1405
Hours: until 8:00 pm
Classic Cab
(217) 979-8741
Hours: until 7:00 pm
     

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