LockedIN Magazine Has Advice To Save You Time And Money
As tournament rounds for THE PLAYERS 2017 approach, fans are reminded that parking must be purchased in advance, and that four park for free (downloaded pass required). Uber is the premier ride sharing partner of THE PLAYERS Championship, and fans are encouraged to use it to get to and from the tournament.
TRANSPORTATION & PARKING AT THE PLAYERS
THE PLAYERS “Four for Free” policy (print-at-home voucher is required);
Fans must purchase parking passes in advance;
Save time/gas by using shuttles from downtown;
Encourage fans to use CR210/Nocatee Parkway route for fastest, least congested path to tournament (map is available);
Continued cooperation with area officials;
Additional enhancements by THE PLAYERS.
Tuesday and Wednesday: Parking is FREE for everyone in the general lot.
On Tuesday and Wednesday, as in previous years, fans can still park for FREE in the general parking lot and no parking pass is required. Thursday–Sunday, however, fans are required to purchase parking in advance ($30 Thursday and Sunday per day for general parking; and $35 Friday and Saturday per day in general parking). Parking passes can be purchased at https://theplayersparking.
Limited quantity available.
Volunteers will not sell parking passes in the lot. Parking will not be sold at Publix or Will Call.
THE PLAYERS “Four for Free” policy
Fans with four or more guests in a vehicle can park for FREE Thursday through Sunday with the “Four for Free” parking voucher. Fans can go online to https://theplayersparking.
clickandpark.com (click on the “Tickets” tab) to download the voucher, which allows free parking in the general lot off of CR210. A new voucher must be downloaded and printed for each day (or saved on an electronic device); there is no limit to the number of days guests can park for free but there is a limited number of vouchers per day.
Shuttles from downtown
Shuttles are available from downtown-area hotels to TPC Sawgrass for THE PLAYERS, Wednesday through Sunday of tournament week. Shuttles from the Jacksonville Landing, Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront and DoubleTree Riverfront will be available to hotel guests and for residents to “park and ride,” providing a convenient and cost-effective way for fans to get to and from the tournament. Fans can access the shuttles by purchasing a shuttle pass at the hotel (Omni Jacksonville, Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront, Lexington Hotel and DoubleTree Riverfront) front desks for $10.
Shuttles will operate Wednesday through Sunday.
Pick Up Times:
Hyatt Regency Jacksonville –
Hogan Street side of the Jacksonville Landing –
Riverplace Blvd. outside of the DoubleTree Riverfront –
Wednesday–Saturday, shuttles will return to the hotels each day leaving TPC Sawgrass at 2 p.m., 3:30 p.m., 5 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.
Sunday shuttles will return to the hotels each day leaving TPC Sawgrass at 2 p.m., 3:30 p.m., 5 p.m., 6:30 p.m. and 8 p.m.
Continued cooperation with area officials
THE PLAYERS is working closely with officials from St. Johns County, SJCSO, JSO and Florida Highway Patrol in the development of a streamlined traffic flow pattern and improved traffic light management on A1A.
THE PLAYERS has teamed up with The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) to encourage fans traveling to and from the tournament to use FDOT’s 511 Traveler Information System for info on crashes, congestion, construction and more. FDOT provides up-to-date information on traffic conditions throughout the Jacksonville area, including I-95, I-295 and I-10. Motorists in the area can get information by calling 511 toll free, visiting FL511.com, downloading the free Florida 511 mobile app on Android and Apple devices, or following @FL511_northeast, @FL511_I95 or @FL511_I10 on Twitter. Individuals can also sign up for route-specific text, phone or email alerts via the FL511.com website.
Alternative rides to THE PLAYERS
Uber is the premier ride sharing partner of THE PLAYERS Championship. The Uber drop off will be at the Sawgrass Marriott (convention center side) and will take short shuttle to Davis Love III Entry.Pick up location will be located outside the Davis Love Entry (Shuttle B)
New to Uber? Download the Uber App and get $15 off your first ride for the 2017 PLAYERS Championship using the promo code PLAYERS2017.