Travel & Lodging

Chattanooga’s prime location in the Southeast makes us an ideal road racing destination. We’re a short drive from cities such as Atlanta, Nashville and Birmingham, and if you’re flying to the race our local airport is well-equipped to serve you. We can’t wait to welcome you to the Scenic City!

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Travel by Car

travel by car

There are three major highways that merge in Chattanooga, I-24, I-75 and I-59. Within two hour’s drive the residents of Atlanta, Nashville, Knoxville, Birmingham and Huntsville can all be in Chattanooga.

Travel by Air

travel by air

CHA is just 15 minutes from Downtown Chattanooga and only a few minutes from Hamilton Place Mall. This airport is easy and quick with professional service to match. The airport has direct flights to eight cities and one stop service to 1,000 cities.

Travel by Car

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Enterprise and National offer great deals for rental cars for your time in Chattanooga!

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Chattanooga has a variety of hotel options available to meet all of your travel needs! Whether you decide to stay in the heart of downtown at the Marriott, enjoy the riverview from the SpringHill Suites, or indulge in a warm chocolate chip cookie upon arriving at the DoubleTree, you can’t go wrong wherever you stay. Enjoy the race and all of the outdoor fun that Chattanooga has to offer, then kick back and relax in one of these fine hotels!



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Holiday Inn & Suites


434 Chestnut St.
Chattanooga, TN

(423) 777-5858

Rate: $129 plus tax per night

$15 Daily Parking   -  Breakfast Included   -  Rate good through 2/1/2019

New Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites in downtown Chattanooga! A unique, stunning and modern hotel located in the heart of Downtown Chattanooga. We are the only hotel in downtown Chattanooga with TESLA Chargers to cater to all your parking needs. Steps away from the Tennessee Aquarium and the Children’s Discovery Museum, hotel’s prime location and new high-end guest rooms make Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites one of Chattanooga’s premier hotels. Walk from the hotel to nearby riverfront restaurants or stay in the hotel to enjoy our Rodizio Brazilian Steakhouse. Tennessee River is just blocks away, along with the AT&T Field where the Chattanooga Lookouts baseball team plays. Attractions like Lookout Mountain, Rock City and the Chattanooga Zoo are just minutes away.

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Things To Do


Chattanooga offers an incredible combination of breathtaking scenic beauty, revitalized riverfront; 13-mile paved Riverwalk scattered with attractions, parks, restaurants and riverboats; outdoor adventures, rich history, numerous accommodations, restaurants to please every palate, thriving arts scene, shopping and many annual events that provide plenty of year-round fun. 

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food & Beverage

Check out the diverse Chattanooga restaurants and local watering holes that will tempt you with delectable delights of every food origin - from BBQ to Mexican street food to an old-fashioned hamburger to fried chicken to many more. Satisfy your appetite in fine dining, casual dining or kid-friendly Chattanooga restaurants. In the evening, there are a variety of venues that provide entertainment and live music. No matter what you’re looking for, we can help you find where to eat in Chattanooga. 

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Getting Around

Chattanooga has many ways of getting around without needing a vehicle. First, Chattanooga is a very walkable city with a compact Downtown with restaurants, attractions and things to do around every corner. But if you need more mobility, there are plenty of options.

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carta’s free electric shuttle

The shuttle operates Downtown and connects the heart of the Downtown Riverfront and Aquarium to the Northshore and Southside by the Chattanooga Choo Choo. Shuttles run as frequently as every five minutes.

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Bike Chattanooga

The bike share is also a unique and fun way to get around town. You can rent one of the 300 bicycles from any of thirty stations around Downtown Chattanooga. A pass is just $8 a day and allows usage of the bicycle for up to 60 minutes at a time at no extra charge. View map to find bike stations located in the downtown Chattanooga area.

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