Traveling to Durham

By Plane

The closest airport is the Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU). The airport is approximately 25 minutes away from Duke University. Listed below are select ground transportation options:

Uber is active in the Raleigh-Durham area, and generally less expensive than taxi

Super Shuttle (Shared Ride)

Taxi: Average taxi fare from RDU is $30.00

By Train

The Durham train station (DNC), located at 601 W. Main Street, is approximately 10 minutes from campus. Taxis and public busses are available for transportation to and from hotels. (Note that the Carolinian departs once daily.) For more information, please visit

By Car

Driving Directions from I-85 South to The Fuqua School of Business

• Follow I-85 South to exit 174B, which is 15/501 South Bypass towards Duke University West Campus
• Follow 15/501 South approximately 1½ miles to exit 107, Duke University West Campus
• At the bottom of the exit turn left onto Cameron Blvd
• Continue on Cameron Blvd to the 3rd traffic light, which is Science Drive
• Turn left at Science Drive. The main entrance to The Fuqua School of Business will be on your left.

Hotel Accommodations

The following locations in Durham, NC are recommended for accommodation during the case competition.  Reservations should be made in advance, due to other events occurring on campus at the time of the case competition.

Washington Duke Inn – walking distance to campus – 3001 Cameron Blvd – (919) 490-0999 – website
We are pleased to offer a group rate for single King or double Queen at $199 / night plus tax.

Residence Inn – 2.4 miles to campus – 1108 West Main St – (919) 680-4440 – website

Hilton Garden Inn – 1.6 miles to campus – 2102 West Main St – (919) 268-0774 – website


We encourage teams to use Uber or taxi services as much as possible, however for those who will be driving parking will be available. The only lot where competition participants are allowed to park is the “Science Drive” parking lot located across from The Fuqua School of Business. To open this location in Google Maps, please click HERE.

IMPORTANT: On the competition day, a parking attendant will be present to direct cars into this lot.  Please park in the same lot for the Monday evening reception. We will have staff nearby to direct you to Gross Hall, a 5 minute walk away from Science Drive lot.


On Campus

All events for the MBA Energy Club’s Energy in Emerging Markets Case Competition (EEMCC) will take place on Duke’s West Campus:

The Fuqua School of Business is located on the west side of Science Drive and is located next to the Law School.

Gross Hall is also located on the west side of Science Drive at the intersection with Towerview Drive

Duke University map: click here