Travel and Accommodations

Travel By Car

The St. Luke’s Half Marathon is easy to get to no matter where you are coming from. Plentiful free parking for the St. Luke’s Half Marathon and St. Luke’s 5k is available at the Allentown Fairgrounds. Allen High School is one block south of the Fairgrounds on 18th Street. SEE A MAP OF THE NEIGHBORHOOD.

GENERAL DIRECTIONS – FROM RT. 22 (EAST OR WEST)
Take the 15th St. exit and go south (Center City) about two miles
Turn right on Chew St.
Turn right into Fairgrounds right after the light at 17th Street.

FROM NJ AND POINTS EAST
Take Rt. 78 West to 309 North
Take the Hamilton Blvd. (North) exit
Turn left on 17th St.
Turn left onto Chew St.
Turn right into Fairgrounds

FROM THE NORTH
Follow the PA Turnpike Northeast Extension South to Allentown Exit
Take Route 22 East
Follow above “General Directions”

FROM THE SOUTH
Follow the PA Turnpike Northeast Extension North to Allentown Exit
Take Route 22 East
Follow above “General Directions”

Travel By Plane

The St. Luke’s Half Marathon takes place in Allentown, a mere 7 miles from the Lehigh Valley International Airport and 60 miles from the Philadelphia International Airport.

AIRPORTS

LEHIGH VALLEY INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT – 7 miles from the start

MAP TO HOLIDAY INN FROM LEHIGH VALLEY INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

PHILADELPHIA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT – 60 miles from the start

MAP TO HOLIDAY INN FROM PHILADELPHIA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

Hotel Accomodations

HOTEL NAME ADDRESS PHONE ROOM RATE/CODE SHUTTLE SERVICE TO/FROM RACE
Holiday Inn at Center City
*Host hotel: site of expo, packet pick-up and seminars.
904 Hamilton Street
Allentown, PA 18101
610-433-2221 $99 / SLH YES*
Wingate Inn 4325 Hamilton Boulevard
Allentown, PA 18103
610-366-1600 $82 / CGSLM YES
Howard Johnson 3220 Hamilton Boulevard
Allentown, PA 18103
610-439-4000 $67.50 / SLKH (Manager’s Special) YES
Holiday Inn Express 3620 Hamilton Blvd.
Allentown, PA 18109
610-437-9255 $139 YES
Comfort Suites of Allentown 3712 Hamilton Blvd
Allentown, PA 18103
610-437-9100 $92 / LVHM YES

NOTE: Each of the five motels/hotels listed above is within 3 miles of the start/finish line.

 

Hilton Garden Inn
Allentown-Bethlehem Airport
1787-B Airport Road
Allentown, PA 18109
610-443-1400 $89/LVM must register by 4/10 for rate YES (See hotel for shuttle times)
4 Points Sheraton 3400 Airport Road
Allentown, PA 18103
610-266-1000 $80 / LVRR NO
Fairfield Inn by Marriott 2140 Motel Drive
Bethlehem, PA 18015
610-867-8681 $84 NO
Best Western Lehigh Valley Hotel 300 Gateway Drive
(at Routes 22 & 512)
610-866-5800 $79 / LVHM must register by 3/26 for rate NO
Comfort Inn — Bethlehem 3191 Highfield Drive
Bethlehem, PA 18015
610-865-6300 $79 / LVHM must register by 3/26 for rate NO
Comfort Suites — Bethlehem 120 W. Third Street
Bethlehem, PA 18015
610-882-9700 $99 NO
Hampton Inn & Suites — Bethlehem 200 Gateway Drive
Bethlehem, PA 18017
610-868-2442 $99 NO
Hilton Garden Inn West 230 Sycamore Road
Breinigsville, PA 18031
610-398-6686 $89 / LVHM NO
Holiday Inn Conference Center Rt. 100 and Rt. 78
Macungie, PA 18017
888-465-4329 $89 NO
Holiday Inn Express of Bethlehem 3375 Highpoint Blvd.
Bethlehem, PA 18017
610-882-2255 $80 NO
Knights Inn 1880 Steelstone Road
Allentown, PA 18031
610-266-9070 $60 NO
Quality Inn 1715 Plaza Lane
Allentown, PA
610-435-7880 $59 / LVHM NO
Ramada Inn 1500 Macarthur Road
Whitehall, Pa 18052
610-439-1037 $79.99 / LVHM NO
Scottish Inn & Suites 1701 Catasauqua Road
Allentown, PA
610-264-7531 $59 / LVHM NO
Staybridge Suites 1787A Airport Road
Whitehall, PA 18052
610-443-5000 $99 to $109 / LVHM NO
Super 8 1033 Airport Rd.
Allentown, PA 18109
610-434-9550 $62.99 / LVHM NO

 

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