2017 Travel Information (2018 Travel Information TBD)

Hotel Information

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Grand Island
3404 W Faidley Ave.
Grand Island, NE 68803
Tel. 308.675.1118

Reservations must be made by May 10, 2017.

  • The room rate is $164.95 with tax per night.
  • Breakfast is included.
  • You must call the hotel directly at 308.675.1118 to make your reservation; identify yourself as a Faculty Academy attendee.
  • Individual reservations must be cancelled prior to 6:00 p.m. Central time on the night prior to the scheduled arrival date to avoid a cancellation penalty.

Airport Information

Central Nebraska Regional Airport
6 miles from the Holiday Inn Express – 10-minute drive

Lincoln Airport  
94 miles from Grand Island – 1½-hour drive

Ground Transportation Information


Navigator Airport Express

Navigator Airport Express provides a shuttle service from Lincoln Airport to Grand Island, Nebraska. The shuttle runs daily, except for Sundays. It leaves Lincoln at 3:25 p.m. and arrives in Grand Island at 4:50 p.m. The fare is $54 each way.


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