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This page will include transportation resources to get to and from the meeting.

To International House from downtown Berkeley

There are 3 options:

1. Walk (approximately 15 minutes) Map and Directions

2. Take Campus Perimeter Shuttle (runs every 12 minutes, approx 12 minute ride) Details

3. Take public (AC Transit) 51b bus (13 minutes) Details

Airports

We recommend you use BART to get to and from the airport.  BART is our "subway" system.

From San Francisco International Airport to Downtown Berkeley BART
  • A map of SFO and instructions for using BART from SFO can be found here. A BART system map is linked from that page and can also be found here.
  • Your BART stop in Berkeley will be Downtown Berkeley on the Richmond line. There are direct trains from SFO but sometimes it is faster to take a Pittsburgh/BayPoint train and transfer at 19th St./Oakland (just cross the platform).
To San Francisco International Airport from Downtown Berkeley BART

The following example trip is from 511.org which enables you to plan a trip around the Bay Area using public transit.

Start: BART DOWNTOWN BERKELEY,
End: San Francisco Airport (SFO), San Francisco
Arrive by: 4:00pm on January 06

Total Fare: $8.65
Total Travel Time: 01:05
Depart: 2:53pm
Arrive: 3:58pm
Total Walk Time: 00:02

Transit Trip Itinerary

2.     BART Richmond / Fremont - towards Fremont
    3:03pm - Board, Downtown Berkeley(next 3:18pm)
    3:08pm - Off Board, Macarthur, Oakland
    (5 min ride) Fare $8.65

3.     Transfer at Macarthur, Oakland- (cross platform)

4.     BART Pittsburg Bay Point / SFO - towards Sfo, San Francisco
    3:08pm - Board, Macarthur, Oakland(next 3:23pm)
    3:58pm - Off Board, Sfo, San Francisco
    (50 min ride) Fare

From Oakland International Airport to Downtown Berkeley BART
  • A map of SFO and instructions for using BART from SFO can be found here. A BART system map is linked from that page and can also be found here.
  • Your BART stop in Berkeley will be Downtown Berkeley on the Richmond line.
To Oakland International Airport from Downtown Berkeley BART

The following example trip is from 511.org which enables you to plan a trip around the Bay Area using public transit.

Start: BART Downtown Berkeley, Berkeley
End: OAKLAND INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT, Oakland
Arrive by: 4:00pm on January 06

Total Fare: $4.10
Total Travel Time: 00:43
Depart: 3:18pm
Arrive: 4:01pm
Total Walk Time: 00:08

Transit Trip Itinerary

1.     BART Richmond / Fremont - towards Fremont
    3:18pm - Board, Downtown Berkeley(next 3:33pm)
    3:40pm - Off Board, Coliseum/Oakland Airport
    (22 min ride) Fare $2.35

2.     Walk to San Leandro St & Coliseum Bart Walkway #- (3 min walk)
    Continue along San Leandro St,  0.01 miles

3.     AC Transit - 73 - towards Oakland Airport
    3:45pm - Board, San Leandro St & Coliseum Bart Walkway #(next 4:00pm)
    3:56pm - Off Board, Oakland Airport
    (11 min ride) Fare $1.75

4.     Walk  to OAKLAND INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT, Oakland- (5 min walk)
    Continue along Terminal Access Road,  0.15 miles

    Continue along Airport Dr,  0.02 miles
      (0.18 miles )

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