The City of Kennesaw is located approximately 25 miles northwest of Atlanta, Georgia. Kennesaw State University is just off I-75. 

Air Travel 

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) is located 33 miles from the Kennesaw campus, and NCUR-designated hotels are located in between. Hartsfield-Jackson is the busiest airport in the world, accessible by most major airlines. 

Regional and Local Bus Service

MegaBus, Greyhound, and Southeastern Stages provide bus service from cities around Georgia, the Southeast, and beyond, including stops in Atlanta. 

Greyhound has a stop immediately next to KSU’s Marietta campus, which is 10 miles south of Kennesaw campus, where NCUR is taking place. Passengers taking Greyhound to Marietta station can use CobbLINC to get to NCUR.

CobbLINC provides bus service from various locations around Cobb County, including pick-up from MARTA Arts Center Station in Atlanta.


In an effort to limit the environmental impact of the conference, we encourage participants to carpool when feasible. For assistance in adding or joining a carpool, email KSU’s Sustainability Coordinator at Please include in the email proof that you are registered to NCUR.

Ground Transportation Options from Airport 

There are a variety of ground transportation options at the airport to get conference attendees to their hotels, including Uber, Lyft, taxis, and rental cars. 

Directions to Campus from the Airport 

From I-75 South, take the Chastain Road exit number 271 and turn left on Chastain. Go to the third light and turn right onto Kennesaw State University Drive just beyond the soccer field on your right. Please note that NCUR parking is off-site; these directions are for drop-off only. A map of campus can be found here.  

Note that Kennesaw State University has a campus in Marietta and a campus in Kennesaw. NCUR 2019 will be held on the Kennesaw campus. When driving to Kennesaw, do not take the exit 263 (which is labeled as the KSU-Marietta Campus exit).  


1000 Chastain Road, Kennesaw, Georgia 30144