PlugFest Hotel & Travel Information


Sheraton Portsmouth Harborside Hotel
Sheraton Portsmouth Haborside Hotel is located in the historic downtown waterfront district of Portsmouth, NH, just 15 minutes from the University of New Hampshire Durham Campus.


Group Name: BACnet International
Group Rate: $209.00/night plus tax
Group Rate available until Monday, August 12th. Subject to availability.

Hotel Direct Line: (603) 431-2300
Reservations Central Toll Free: 888-627-7138
Hotel Address: 250 Market Street
Portsmouth, New Hampshire 03801 USA 
Check-In: 3:00 PM Check-Out: 12:00 PM

Parking Rates: 
Self-Park - $25.00/day 
Valet - $25.00/day

Airport Information

Portsmouth International Airport at Pease (PSM) offers domestic service between Portsmouth and Florida through Allegiant Air.

Manchester-Boston Regional Airport (MHT) is located about 50 miles west of Portsmouth and offers convenient service from major US cities.

Boston Logan International Airport (BOS) is about an hour south of Portsmouth, providing service from major national and international cities.

Ground Transportation To/From Airports

To/From Boston Logan International Airport:    
C&J Buses operates a bus that stops at every terminal at Logan Airport every hour (beginning its journey ten minutes past each hour). This bus travels directly to the Portsmouth Transportation Center with one stop in Newburyport, Massachusetts. There is free WiFi en route, and the ride is approximately 1 hour and 25 minutes, depending on traffic. From the Portsmouth Transportation Center, it's a short taxi ride (about 10 minutes) to the Sheraton Portsmouth Harborside Hotel. It is recommended that you purchase tickets for C&J Buses online and print ahead of time. The price is $24.00 USD one-way, or $48.00 USD round-trip. If you are unable to purchase your ticket online, you can pay the fare at the ticket counter when you arrive in Portsmouth. When boarding the bus at the airport, present the driver with a photo ID, which they will hold and then return to you at the ticket counter in Portsmouth after you've paid.

To/From Boston Logan International Airport and Manchester-Boston Regional Airport:
Other shuttle bus, private car & taxi options recommended by the hotel are:


Ground Transportation to/from PlugFest Facility and Sheraton Portsmouth Harborside Hotel

A complimentary shuttle will be provided between the Sheraton Portsmouth Harborside Hotel and the University of New Hampshire Interoperability Lab each morning and afternoon. Attendees must sign up for shuttle during registration and the final schedule will be confirmed in the confirmation email sent to all attendees. 

PlugFest Location


University of New Hampshire InterOperability Laboratory (UNH-IOL) Address:
21 Madbury Road, Suite 100
Durham, NH 03824-4716


The UNH-IOL is located at Madbury Commons. The main entrance is located at the end of the building closest to the Pettee Brook town parking lot, opposite Madbury Road. 

Click here for Parking Address.