2008 Graduate Conference

"Challenging Faith: Intersections of Belief and Doubt in Literature, Composition, and the Profession"
hosted by the University of New Hampshire English Graduate Organization
March 7-8, 2008  •  University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH, US

Directions, Parking and Lodging

Directions to UNH

Thompson Hall

By Car

     Durham is located on U.S. Route 4, a major east-west highway linking Portsmouth and Concord, NH. Travelers coming from southern New England, as well as those coming from Maine, should follow Interstate 95 to its intersection with Route 4 at Portsmouth. Whether you approach Durham from the east or the west on Route 4, exit at state road 155A and turn east toward Durham. Follow 155A past a short stretch of farmlands and fields.

Durham area map
UNH campus and parking map

By Train

     Amtrak train service connects UNH-Durham to Portland, Maine and Boston. The train station is adjacent to the Whittemore Center. Check The Downeaster schedule by calling Amtrak at 1-800-USA-Rail or http://www.thedowneaster.com/.

By Airplane

     There are two airports in the region: Boston's Logan International Airport and Manchester Airport in Manchester, NH.

By Bus

     C&J Trailways Bus Lines has routes to the Seacoast area from Logan Airport and South Station in Boston. For information, call 1-800-258-7111 or http://www.cjtrailways.com/.

Parking at UNH

     Visitor parking is located near Parking Lot A. Faculty and commuter lots are open Friday night and all day Saturday.

UNH visitor parking guidelines
UNH campus and parking map

Lodging in the area


New England Center
Strafford Avenue
University of New Hampshire
(603) 862-2800

Dewey's Hannah House
191 Packers Falls Road
(603) 659-5500

Hickory Pond Inn
Route 108 & Stagecoach Road
(603) 659-2227

Holly House
117 Madbury Road
(603) 868-7345

Holiday Inn Express
2 Main Street
(603) 868-1234

Pines at Coe's Corner
47 Dover Road
(603) 868-7800

Three Chimneys Inn
17 Newmarket Road
(603) 868-7800

PortsmouthPortsmouth, NH

Hampton Inn Portsmouth
99 Durgin Lane
(603) 431-6111
800-HAMPTON toll free

Sheraton Harborside Portsmouth
250 Market Street
(603) 431-2300

Sise Inn
40 Court Street
(603) 433-1200
877-747-3466 toll free

See also New Hampshire Tourism Network: Accommodations