Three photos of attendees at previous LIPS events

LIPS 2024 Travel

More details will be coming soon!


The closest major airport to NKU is the Cincinnati-Northern Kentucky International Airport (airport code CVG). This airport is about 15 miles from NKU.

The Transit Authority of Northern Kentucky (TANK) operates bus service between the airport and the NKU campus. The trip takes about 90 minutes total.


There are three hotels at similar distances from Haile Digital Planetarium (4.5 to 5 miles each way) These are the closest to campus and are located in the town of Wilder, Kentucky:

Hampton Inn and Suites Wilder

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Cincinnati South – Wilder

Comfort Inn and Suites Northern Kentucky

There are some AirBnB options in the Highland Heights area as well.

During a LIPS 2022 session in the planetarium dome, a woman stands on a theater seat. She is either catching or throwing a basketball-sized ball.