Travel to CMW – Cleveland, Ohio

Your Visit to Cleveland

Did you know that Cleveland, Ohio is located within 500 miles of nearly half the US population?  How’s that for a central location?  We have a feeling you are going to like your trip here.  To help, here are some travel details below.


Content Marketing World has contracted with area hotels for discounted rates for attendees.  Reservations need to be made online here.  A map detailing all the hotel locations and their relation to the convention center can be found here.  

If you have any trouble making your hotel room reservation, please contact


Book your ticket into Cleveland Hopkins International Airport which is located about 13 miles from the conference venue.

There are many airline options when you are visiting Cleveland. However, we are happy to announce that United Airlines is offering discounts to Content Marketing World attendees for your flights into Cleveland Hopkins International Airport (CLE). To take advantage of the United Airlines discount, visit On the home page, when you enter the “search criteria” for your flight options, you will see an “offer code” field toward the bottom of the form. Enter the code ZRYZ143016 for the #CMWorld discount to be applied. When your flight options appear you will see “*Promotional Offer Applied” under the flight details.

Transportation from the airport

RTA Rapid System

Cleveland’s subway system is easily accessed from within the airport’s main terminal. The Red Line stops at Tower City Center where you will exit indoors at Tower City Center for your short walk to the hotels. For more information visit Approximate cost: $2.25 USD each way

Taxi Service

Taxis are easily accessible curbside just outside of baggage claim. Approximate cost: $33 USD

Rental Car

CLE has a consolidated rental car facility located off the airport grounds. Shuttle service is available to take all rental car customers from the main terminal to the rental car facility. Shuttles are located on the lower roadway island and can be accessed by exiting from Door #5 on the baggage claim level of the main terminal. For travelers needing assistance, a telephone center with rental car information is located near the door.

The shuttle bus ride from the terminal to the rental car facility takes approximately 5 to 7 minutes. The shuttle buses run continuously 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.


If you are driving to the conference, you can access directions for the convention center here.

Cleveland Convention Center
300 Lakeside Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44113

Making Your Travel Plans

When making your travel plans, please keep the following dates and times in mind.

Monday, September 8th

Preconference workshops (additional fee) – Times vary
Opening night reception – Begins at 6:00 pm

Tuesday, September 9th

Content Marketing World Day 1
Continental Breakfast begins at 7:00 am
Networking reception ends at 6:30 pm
Evening Entertainment – Begins at 7:00 pm

Wednesday, September 10th

Content Marketing World Day 2
Continental Breakfast begins at 7:30 am
Closing Session concludes at 5:30 pm
Evening on Own

Thursday, September 11th

Industry Labs (additional fee)
Continental Breakfast begins at 8:00 am

Preparing for your visit

Cleveland is a great place to visit! Staying downtown you’ll have access to attractions such as the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum, Playhouse Square Theater District, Great Lakes Science Center, Progressive Field and more.

For more information on shopping, dining and playing in Cleveland please visit