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San Francisco Airport (SFO) is approximately 25 minutes from SF State by car and approximately 45 minutes by Public Transportation (BART). BART runs to/from SFO on a regular schedule. Please click here for SFO/BART Public Transportation Information. Lyft/Uber is available at SFO with pick up on the departures level. Please click here for additional information Airport Information.
Oakland Airport (OAK) is approximately 50 minutes from SF State by car and approximately 75 minutes by Public Transportation (BART). BART runs to/from OAK on a regular schedule. We recommend using BART to get from OAK to SF given Bay Bridge traffic patterns. Please click here for OAK/BART Public Transportation Information.
San Jose Airport (SJC) is approximately 50 minutes from SF State by car (depending on traffic patterns) and approximately 2.75 hours by Public Transportation. Please click here for SJC/Public Transportation Information. We recommend not taking public transportation from SJC to SF State.
SF State Parking and Transportation Web Page is a helpful resource. SF State is accessible by car and public transportation (BART and MUNI). If you are taking BART to SF State, take BART to the Daly City BART station and use the SF State shuttle or MUNI bus route 28 or 57 to get to campus from the station. If you are taking MUNI, several MUNI lines go to SF State. Please click here for more information MUNI Lines to SF State. For BART and MUNI lines throughout the city, please click here for a BART map and a MUNI map.
Directions & Parking: For driving directions to SF State, please click here for Driving Directions. Parking is available in lot 19 at the end of State Drive off Lake Merced Boulevard. Parking is $8/day and parking tickets are available at kiosks located in the parking garage. There may also be free parking on Lake Merced Boulevard or Winston Drive, particularly on Saturday. Click here for a campus map that outlines the parking garage (lot 19) and the conference center locations (Seven Hills & Towers). Parking lot 19 is across the street from Seven Hills and Towers Conference center.
Food Options Near SF State: SF State has over 20 food options on campus including a variety of coffee shops, restaurants, and quality cafeteria style food. The Cesar Chavez Student Center has many options. Please click here for a list of Food options at SF State. SF State also has Food Trucks located near Hensill Hall/Science Building open Monday through Friday 11am - 2pm. Off campus, there are a variety of food and shopping options located in Stonestown Mall including Trader Joes, Target, Blaze Pizza and Chipotle. There is an easy walking path from SF State to Stonestown Mall area walking path link
See the City! Complement your conference travels with exploring landmark sites, SF districts and neighborhoods, restaurants, SF Arts & museums, parks and more. For more information about visiting San Francisco, click on San Francisco Travel . For those of you attending, considering staying a week to take in all the Bay Area culture! A great spring break!
Book your Hotel early! San Francisco is home to over 500 hotels that range in size, price & location. We highly recommend using Hotels.com, Expedia, Trivago, Kayak TripAdvisor, etc. to find the best prices from an array of hotels around the city. The following hotels have reduced rates for rooms blocked for CALPCC Conference attendees.