Santa Clara University

Center for Student Leadership

NJSLC 2013 - Travel Information

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  • iconTravel by Air

    The San Jose Airport (SJC) is only a few miles away from campus! Because of its close proximity, there is a free shuttle service (VTA Bus #10) available from the Santa Clara Caltrain station.

    The San Francisco Airport (SFO) is about 35 miles north of campus. Transportation from the San Francisco Airport includes BART train service, which connects the Millbrae Caltrain station and San Francisco Airport.

    The third closest major airport to Santa Clara University is the Oakland Airport (OAK), which is about 45 miles north of campus.

    Ground transportation options from the airport include but are not limited to the Super Shuttle or Airport-Limo.

  • iconTravel by Car

    If you are coming from U.S. Highway 101:

    • Take the De La Cruz Boulevard/Santa Clara exit.
    • Follow De La Cruz Boulevard towards El Camino Real (stay in the right lane).
    • When De La Cruz Boulevard splits, follow the right split over the overpass.
    • Turn right on Lafayette Street staying in the right turn lane.
    • Turn right at El Camino Real.
    • The main entrance to Santa Clara University will be on the right-hand side of the road.

    If you are coming from Interstate 880:

    • Take The Alaeda exit.
    • Travel north on The Alameda.
    • The Alameda will become El Camino Real.
    • The main entrance to Santa Clara University will be on the left-hand side of the road.

    If you are coming from Interstate 280:

    • Take Interstate 880 north toward Oakland.
    • Exit at The Alameda.
    • Turn left on The Alameda.
    • The Alameda will become El Camino Real.
    • The main entrance to Santa Clara University will be on the left-hand side of the road.
  • iconPublic Transportation

    • Amtrak: Capitol Corridor and other intercity train and bus service
    • Caltrain: Daily rail service between Gilroy and San Francisco
    • Greyhound: Intercity bus service
    • MST: Monterey-San Jose Transit Line, 55 Monterey Express
    • Muni: San Francisco Municipal Railway
    • VTA: Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority
  • iconParking

    Because of our small campus parking is limited to guests. However, there are a few options:

    • Here is an interactive map, which displays spaces and times for guest parking without permits as well as main gates and the location of campus safety services.
    • The parking structure can be accessed from the main entrance of the campus.
    • Visitor parking permits are available on Palm Drive and in the Parking structure.
    • Please obtain visitor parking permits from the Campus Safety Attendant at the Main Gate on Palm Drive.

    More information on daily parking permits and fees can be found through Transportation Services.

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