Linux Security Summit North America

Venue & Travel

Venue Information

JW Marriott Austin

110 E 2nd St
Austin, TX 78701

This year’s events will take place at the JW Marriott Austin. Situated on Congress Avenue between 2nd and 3rd Streets, it provides easy access to Austin’s top destinations including the Austin Convention Center, the State Capitol, and the best dining and entertainment destinations on 6th Street.

Hotel Information

Please note, rooms will most likely sell out in advance of the room block close dates listed below. We encourage you to book early to secure a room at the conference rate.

At the JW Marriott Austin, we have negotiated a discounted conference room rate of $259/night (plus taxes).

Room Block Closes: Monday, June 1, 2020

Dates with Availability: June 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26

Cancellation Policy
Cancellations without penalty can be made up to 72 hours prior to arrival.

Early Departure Fee
The hotel’s early departure fee is one night’s room and tax.

No-Show Fee
The hotel’s no-show fee is one night’s room and tax.

Alternate Lodging Options

The Linux Foundation has not contracted rooms at these properties and cannot guarantee rates or availability.

The Guild DT, Lavaca Street
Distance to Venue: 0.2 miles
Rating: 4.5/5
Estimated Rate (changes daily): $191/night+
201 Lavaca Street
Austin, TX 78701
Phone: (512) 623-7480

Hampton Inn & Suites Austin
Distance to Venue: 0.2 miles
Rating: 4/5
Estimated Rate (changes daily): $206/night+
200 San Jacinto Blvd
Austin, TX 78701
Phone: (512) 472-1500

Getting There

The easiest option to get to the JW Marriott Austin is to fly into the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) and take ground transportation to the hotel.

Driving Directions

Drive time from the airport takes approximately 20-30 minutes.
Directions from the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport

Taxi and Shuttle Options

Yellow Cab Austin: 512-452-9999
Lone Star Cab: 512-836-4900
ATX Co-Op: 512-333-5555
Super Shuttle: 800-258-3826
Shuttle service is approx $15 each way. Taxi service is approx $32 each way.


On-site self-parking at the JW Marriott is $49 daily and Valet parking is $54 daily. 

The Austin Convention Center Parking Garage is available to the public. Rates are as follows:

  • 2 hours: $5.00
  • 8 hours: $10.00
  • 12 hours: $15.00
  • Additional Hour: $3.00
  • Daily Max: $45.00

Alternatively, there is street parking available for $1.20/hour during the following days/times; All other times are free.

Mon – Tues | 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Wed – Fri | 8:00 AM – 12:00 AM
Sat | 11:00 AM – 12:00 AM