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Venue & Travel

Venue Information

Convene at Commerce Square

2001 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103

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.

Important: The Linux Foundation will never reach out to attendees by phone to make hotel reservations for our conferences. Please be advised that the most secure way to book in our discounted room block is by using the direct booking link provided below or by calling the hotel directly. If you receive a phone call or email from someone claiming to be with The Linux Foundation or the hotel and they attempt to sell you a hotel room, please email us at

At the Motto by Hilton Philadelphia Rittenhouse, we have a discounted rate of $169 per night plus taxes and fees.

Hotel Address: 31 S. 19th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103

Rate Includes: Wireless internet access in guestrooms

Room Block Closes: August 29
(Please note, the rate is valid until the cut-off date or the room block is full.)

Dates with Availability: September 19, 20, 21, 22

Hotel Rating: ★ | Hotel Website

Deposit Policy
A deposit equal to the first night room and tax will be required at the time of booking.

Cancellation Policy
24 hours prior to arrival , otherwise one night’s room and tax will be charged.

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 the first night’s room and tax.

Alternate Lodging

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

Club Quarters Hotel in Philadelphia

0.4 miles from Venue
4-minute drive
9-minute walk

Rating: 3/5

1628 Chestnut Street, at 17th St.

(203) 905-2100

getting there

Airport Information

Philadelphia International Airport (PHL)

Driving Time to Venue: 16 minutes
Time by Public Transit: 35 minutes
Distance from Venue: 8.8 miles

Driving Directions from PHL to Venue


Commerce Square Garage
2005 Market St
Entrance on 21st Street, between
Market Street and Cuthbert Street
(267) 765-3665

Patriot Parking
2040 Market St
(215) 563-1059

Public Transportation

SEPTA’s Regional Rail

  1. Upon arrival, head to Terminal A where you will find the Airport Line – 428 Center City. 
  2. Ride the Regional Rail and look for the stop “Suburban Station”, as you will exit here.
  3. It is a 9 minute walk (0.5 miles) to the venue.

Nearby Bus Station
21st St & Market St: 7, 31, 44, 48, 62, 124, 125

Nearby Train Stations
SEPTA Regional Rail and Amtrak
19th Street Trolley Station

Find routes and more information on SEPTA’s website.
For SEPTA local tourist tips check out VisitPhilly’s website.