|Types of Transportation Available to Campus:|
San Jose International Airport is a 3-mile drive from campus. A free shuttle (VTA public bus #10) drops off visitors at campus entrance. Rental cars and taxis, are also available for the trip from airport to campus. San Francisco International Airport is 45 miles north of campus. From there, Airport Connection Shuttles take visitors to the San Jose airport; call 800-AIRPORT (from out of state) or 415-877-0903 (in California) for shuttle timetables and reservations. Amtrak trains serve San Jose; call 800-USA-RAIL for information. Greyhound buses also serve San Jose.
|Driving Instructions to Campus:|
From U.S. 101 (Bayshore Freeway), take the Santa Clara/De La Cruz Blvd. exit. Proceed south 2 miles. As the road forks, keep to the right and follow the signs to the university.
From I-880, take the Alameda/Santa Clara exit. Travel north one mile to campus.
From I-280, proceed to the interchange with I-880. Take I-880 N. toward Oakland and take the Alameda/Santa Clara exit. The university is 1 mile north of the exit.
|Local Accommodations: Near By:|
The Candlewood Suites (481 El Camino Real, Santa Clara; 408-241-9305) is located directly across the street from the University.
Days Inn Santa Clara (859 El Camino Real; 408-244-2840) is located 5 blocks from the university.
Fairmont Hotel, (170 South Market St., San Jose; 408-998-1900), a 15-minute drive from campus. San Jose Hilton and Towers, (300 Almaden Blvd., San Jose; 408-287-2100), a 12-minute drive from campus.
|Local Accommodations: Far Away:|
A Marriott Hotel (2700 Mission College Blvd.; 408-988-1500) is in Santa Clara, 20 minutes away. Rates range from moderate to very expensive. It has all the usual Marriott amenities, including indoor and outdoor pools and a lighted tennis court.
Westin Hotel (5101 Great America Pkwy.
Santa Clara, CA; 408-986-0700), with a 5,000-square-foot pool deck and pool. Plus, Paramount?s Great America theme park and a 72-par championship golf course are right across the street.