Your Visit to Cleveland

Did you know that Cleveland, Ohio is located within 500 miles of nearly half the US population? How’s that for a central location? Cleveland was also named by National Geographic as one of the best places to visit in 2018 as part of its annual Best of the World list. We have a feeling you are going to like your trip here.

Destination Cleveland partners will offer specials to CMWorld convention attendees to make your experience in Cleveland all the more enjoyable. Stay tuned for a list of participating partners and you’ll receive exclusive offers for just showing your badge.

For additional help, here are some travel details below.



We have secured discounted room rates at hotels near the convention center. The discounted rates are available only through the official hotel website. Through this website you can book, modify or cancel your hotel reservation at any time.

If you have any questions, CMWorld has designated Convention Housing Partners (CHP) as the official housing company for CMWorld 2019. Please reach out at your leisure.

Local Phone Number: 1-866-289-8220 (Please call between 7am and 5pm pacific time)
International Phone Number: 415-813-6088 option 15 (Please call between 7am and 5pm pacific time)

*IMPORTANT* As Content Marketing World 2019 draws closer, exhibitors and attendees are from time to time subjected to improper solicitation from unaffiliated hotels or third-party housing agencies.

Hotels listed on the website above are the sole UBM-approved Hotels for the event. UBM, in our efforts to provide exhibitors and attendees with a quality event, encourages you to book your housing accommodations using the reservation phone numbers and/or links provided to attendees.

Any offers from other hotels and/or housing agencies are not endorsed by UBM and Content Marketing World 2019. DO NOT provide these companies with any personal or credit card information. They are NOT affiliated with the event and there is no guarantee your reservation will be made.

You may advise UBM of any unauthorized solicitations via email to


Book your ticket into Cleveland Hopkins International Airport which is located about 13 miles from the conference venue.

Transportation from the airport

RTA Rapid System

Cleveland’s subway system is easily accessed from within the airport’s main terminal. The Red Line stops at Tower City Center where you will exit indoors at Tower City Center for your short walk to the hotels. For more information visit Approximate cost: $2.50 USD each way


If you are an Uber or Lyft user, their services are available in Cleveland. Visit their sites for more information.

Taxi Service

Taxis are easily accessible curbside just outside of baggage claim. Approximate cost: $35 USD

Rental Car

CLE has a consolidated rental car facility located off the airport grounds. Shuttle service is available to take all rental car customers from the main terminal to the rental car facility. Shuttles are located on the lower roadway island and can be accessed by exiting from Door #5 on the baggage claim level of the main terminal. For travelers needing assistance, a telephone center with rental car information is located near the door.

The shuttle bus ride from the terminal to the rental car facility takes approximately 5 to 7 minutes. The shuttle buses run continuously 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.



If you are driving to the conference, you can access directions for the convention center here.

Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland
300 Lakeside Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44113


Making Your Travel Plans

When making your travel plans, please keep the following dates and times in mind.

Tuesday, September 3rd

Workshops (additional fee) – 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm ET
Opening night reception – Begins at 7:30 pm ET


Wednesday, September 4th

Content Marketing World Day 1
Continental Breakfast begins at 7:00 am ET
General Session begins at 8:00 am ET


Thursday, September 5th

Content Marketing World Day 2
Continental Breakfast begins at 7:30 am ET
General Sessions begin at 8:30 am ET
Closing Session concludes at 5:00 pm ET


Friday, September 6th

Content Marketing World Day 3 [Back-by-Popular Demand! Third day of break-out sessions]
Continental Breakfast begins at 7:15 am ET
Breakout Sessions begin at 8:00 am
Industry Labs (additional fee) Opening Sessions begin at 10:00 am ET


Preparing for your visit

Cleveland is a great place to visit! Staying downtown you’ll have access to attractions such as the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum, Playhouse Square Theater District, Great Lakes Science Center, Progressive Field and more. Destination Cleveland partners are offering specials to #CMWorld convention attendees to make your experience in Cleveland all the more enjoyable. To participate, simply show your conference badge to any of our participating partners listed here soon to receive their exclusive offer anytime during your stay.

For more information on shopping, dining and playing in Cleveland please visit