Pittsburgh, PA

Pittsburgh offers big-city fun in a small-town, friendly atmosphere. Downtown restaurants, theaters and shops are within walking distance of the beautiful David L. Lawrence Convention Center, the first Platinum and Gold  LEED-certified convention center in the United States. With its urban waterfront location in Downtown Pittsburgh, the convention center was designed to embrace and enrich the character of the city. Nearby, a thriving Cultural District offers an array of enlightening activities. With riverfront ballparks, an award-winning international airport, world-class museums, a safe atmosphere and no tax on clothing – Pittsburgh is a place you’ll want to visit again. 

David L. Lawrence Convention Center

The APTA 2023 Rail Conference, including all education sessions, committee meetings and the Products and Services Showcase, will be held at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center.

Official Conference Hotels

The Westin Pittsburgh is the headquarters hotel for the APTA 2023 Rail Conference and is connected to the David L. Lawrence Convention Center, where the conference will be held. The group rate at the Westin is $234 per night excluding taxes. 

APTA also contracted additional rooms at several other nearby hotels for your convenience, please see list below.

Your reservation must be received by Expovision, the official housing office by May 15, 2023. After this date reservations will be accepted on a space and rate available basis. Please note that rooms may sell out prior to May 15, so early bookings are recommended.

Changes and cancelations can be made on the event website by selecting Manage your reservation or contact the APTA Housing Office at APTAhotels@expovision.com or (866) 507-1248.

Room rates listed below are the group rates per night excluding taxes.

Hotel Name


Westin Pittsburgh


AC Hotel Pittsburgh Downtown


Courtyard Pittsburgh Downtown


Drury Plaza Hotel Pittsburgh Downtown


Embassy Suites by Hilton Pittsburgh Downtown


Hampton Inn & Suites Pittsburgh Downtown


Kimpton Hotel Monaco Pittsburgh


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Airline Discounts

For airline discounts to Pittsburgh, please visit the Airline Discounts page.




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