IIRP Bethlehem Campus / Classrooms
544 Main St., Bethlehem, PA 18018

IIRP Main Office
531 Main St., Bethlehem, PA 18018-5837

The IIRP main campus is located at the corner of Main and Walnut Streets in historic downtown Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, in the heart of the Lehigh Valley, home to a variety of attractions and historic and cultural sites. Bethlehem is within driving distance of New York City, Philadelphia, Amish country and scenic Bucks County.

Staying in Bethlehem

For more information about the city — "a great place to stay and play" — visit the City of Bethlehem website.

  • Hotel Bethlehem (1.5 blocks from the IIRP)
    Reservations: Email (preferred) This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call (610) 625-5000. Ask for the IIRP rate.
  • Hyatt Place (3 blocks from the IIRP)
    Reservations: Call 1-610-625-0500. Ask for the IIRP rate.
  • Comfort Suites (approx. 1 mile from the IIRP)
    Reservations: Call 1-610-882-9700.
  • Courtyard and Residence Inn by Marriot (approx. 3.5 miles from the IIRP, near airport)
    Special rate available for IIRP using these reservation links.
  • Holiday Inn Express (approx. 4 miles from the IIRP, near airport)
    Reservations: Call 1-610-882-2255 or visit the website and use group code IRP.
  • IIRP Apartment (shared living space, third floor walk up apartment - no elevator access)

Traveling to Bethlehem

Driving Directions

Note: Directions from internet searches and GPS may not be reliable. If using electronic directions, be sure to use zip code 18018, as Bethlehem has multiple zip codes (544 Main Street, Bethlehem, PA 18018).

There are various paid parking options near the Bethlehem Office. Visit the Bethlehem Parking Authority's website to view the most up-to-date parking information.


The IIRP Campus is in the vicinity of three international airports. They are:

7 miles from Lehigh Valley International Airport (Allentown, Pa.)
Both Hotel Bethlehem and Comfort Suites offer hotel shuttle service to and from LVIA.

75 miles from Newark International Airport (Newark, N.J.)
Take Trans-Bridge Lines or rent a car.

78 miles from Philadelphia International Airport (Philadelphia, Pa.)

Public Transportation

Renting a car is the simplest way of getting from any of the airports to Bethlehem. If you wish to take public transportation, you will need to take a combination of trains and buses. There are no rail lines that connect any of these airports directly to Bethlehem. Trans-Bridge Lines has bus service to Philadelphia and New York.

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"While theory and research were part of my degree, implementation and practice of the concepts were at its core. It is one thing to read and do research about hammers. It is another thing to grab the darn thing and start swinging and pounding among your personal and professional paradigms."

Jeffrey Farr '12
Maryland, USA