Transportation Info

Prosper Forum

Information on the most convenient and efficient routes to reach the Prosper Forum 2024, ensuring a seamless journey as you connect with industry leaders and engage in valuable discussions.

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What airport should I fly In to?

Jacksonville International Airport (27.9 miles from the hotel)

About a 30-45 minute Drive

Jacksonville International Airport is a civil-military public airport 13 miles (21 km) north of downtown Jacksonville, in Duval County, Florida.  It is owned and operated by the Jacksonville Aviation Authority.


Transportation between the host property and the overflow hotel?

Staying at the Omni? A complimentary shuttle service will be provided between the Ritz-Carlton and the Omni Resort. The shuttles will depart and loop between the properties approximately every 20 minutes during the below scheduled hours.

  • Sunday hours: 6:30 AM – 10:30 AM & 4:00 PM – 10:00 PM 

  • Monday hours: 6:30 AM – 10:30 AM & 4:00 PM – 10:00 PM

  • Tuesday hours: 6:30 AM – 10:30 AM & 4:00 PM – 10:00 PM

  • Wednesday hours: 6:30 AM – 12:00 PM 


Airport Transfer Options?

Important Note:

The Prosper Forum will be offering a complimentary shuttle service on Wednesday 8/30 from the Ritz-Carlton to the Jacksonville International Airport.

There will be a shuttle leaving every half hour starting at 8:30 AM until 1:00 PM.

*If Staying at the Omni, you can store your luggage with the Bell Desk on Wednesday morning at the Ritz Carlton.


Taxi Service

At Jacksonville International Airport (JAX), all ground transportation services — including rental car agencies, taxi, and limousine services – are located on the lower level of the terminal building adjacent to baggage claim.


On-Airport Car Rental


Taxi/Limousine/Shuttle Service

For Ground Transportation assistance upon arrival at JAX, please go directly to our Taxi, Limousine and Shared-Ride Booths located on the Lower Level outside Baggage Claim.  No reservations are required for arriving passengers.


 zTrip (904) 222-2222

 Safety Advisory: Ignore offers of ground transportation from solicitors inside the terminal building.  While these solicitors may look official, they are not authorized to solicit passengers.  


Pre-Arranged Transportation Services

Attendees may elect to use ground transportation providers who are authorized to operate at the Airport on a pre-arranged basis only. 

All authorized Pre-Arranged Transportation Providers must pick up passengers in the Ground Transportation Area.

Passenger Pickup in the Hourly Garage or on the public curb is prohibited.

For a list of the Off-Airport Ground Transportation Providers currently authorized to operate at the Airport on a pre-arranged basis, click here.


Hotel Shuttle Service

Not Provided


App-Based Rides Service

Lyft and Uber are authorized to provide pick-up services at JAX.  Passengers can make a request once they are located on the terminal curbside. Authorized Transportation Network Companies may drop off passengers on the Upper Departure Curb only. The airport fee applies to pick-ups only. Signs that state “App-Based Rides Service” are positioned on the Lower Arrival Curb outside Baggage Claim Door 3 and to the right. Always confirm that you are getting in the correct vehicle with the designated driver shown on the app.

Estimate: $80.00 – $100.00 one way, depending on the service selected.

Caution: Drivers are not as frequently available on Amelia Island for return transfers to JAX. Please allow time for a match or arrange another form of transportation for your return transfer.



  • 3-4 passenger and 4 bags total (maximum) $61.01 one-way,

  • Premium SUV – 5 passengers and 6 bags (maximum) – $71.25 one-way,

  • Express Van Non-Stop – 9 passengers and 9 bags total (maximum) – $118.19 one-way. 

Click here to make a reservation.


Car Serviceclick here


Hotel Parking

Valet parking only:

  • Overnight parking $40 USD per day, per car, plus tax.

  • Day parking $15 USD per day, per car, plus tax. Complimentary with a validated ticket from a resort outlet.

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