Ground Transportation

ground transportationThe New York International Salsa Congress attendees can enjoy exclusive discounts on ground transportation bookings via Uber or Lyft.  These are two great options if you want to avoid waiting in line for a taxi.


Uber is an attractive alternative to the New York City yellow cab.  Before you can call an Uber, you must download the app onto your smartphone and register a credit card, PayPal account, or Google Wallet to your account. Uber automatically charges your account at the end of the ride.
Save $20 on your first uberPOOL ride in NYC.
With uberPOOL you'll be connected with people riding along a similar route to get you to your destination quickly, at a price the fraction of a New York City taxi. UberPOOL is up to 25% cheaper than uberX and only adds a few minutes to your trip.

How does it work?
1. Enter the promo code NYCGOPOOL in the ‘Promotions’ section of the app.
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2. Select the uberPOOL option at the bottom of the slider
3. Request and ride—you may be matched with another rider traveling along a similar route


Get $5 off your first 3 rides with code NYCGO17

Here’s how it works:
1. Download the Lyft app
2. Request a ride
3. GO. Or, click here to have the code automatically applied once downloaded from the link. Code valid for new users only.

Public Transportation

If you are traveling light and don't mind a bit of adventure, it is possible to take public transportation to/from all the local airports.  See the Navigate the City with Ease! section for information on the New York City public transit system.
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The New York International Salsa Congress is New York City's largest and longest-running Latin dance and music event where the world comes to dance every Labor Day Weekend. This year is the 18th annual edition and will take place at the prestigious New York Marriott Marquis, in the heart of Times Square, footsteps from Broadway theaters, museums and other NYC attractions.  

Featuring live band concerts, performance showcases, instructional workshops, and non-stop social dancing all in the center of the world's greatest city, come see why the NYISC brings thousands of attendees from New York and over 40 countries worldwide for an annual celebration of Latin dance, music and culture.

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