Travel

Conference Venue:

The Price Center Plaza at the University Centers
University Of California, San Diego
9500 Gilman Drive, M/C 0076
La Jolla, CA 92093-0076
Telephone: (858) 534-3362

Transportation Information

The San Diego International Airport (Lindbergh Field) and the San Diego Train Station are approximately fifteen miles from campus.

San Diego Transit Bus/From the Airport

To get to UCSD by bus from the airport, walk to Harbor Blvd from the terminal and take the #923 bus marked Downtown to Broadway. The #923 bus leaves every thirty minutes from the airport. Cross the street and take the #30 bus marked UCSD/UTC to the VA Medical Center. Depart at Gilman Parking Structure located at the corner of Gilman and Villa La Jolla. Walk north through campus to the Warren Conference Service center, located on the Voigt Drive (please see map). Please plan for an approximated two hour bus ride.

From the Train Station

Walk to First Ave. and Ash St. and take the #30 bus marked UCSD/UTC to the VA Medical Center. The #30 bus runs approximately every fifteen minutes. Depart at North Torrey Pines Road and La Jolla Shores Drive. The one-way fare is $2.25, and exact change is required. A transfer is free. For more route and schedule information, call San Diego Transit at 619.233.3004 or visit their website, www.sdcommute.com. Car Rentals Rental cars may be obtained at the airport. Many rental agencies provide transportation from the airport to the car rental location.

Alamo Rent-A-Car http://www.alamo.com 800.327.9633
Avis http://www.avis.com 800.331.1212
Budget Rent-A-Car http://www.budget.com 800.527.0700
Hertz https://www.hertz.com 800.654.3131

 

Please consult a phone directory for further listings. To drive to UCSD from the airport, take the Harbor Dr./I-5 south exit to Laurel Street. Take a left on India Street and stay on India to the Interstate 5 north on-ramp. See “General Directions” below.

Taxi Service

Taxi service is available from the airport to UCSD. Fares vary, but are generally $35–$45. Orange Cab............................................................................................619.291.3333 Yellow Cab of San Diego....................................................................................619.234.6161

Cloud 9 Shuttle

For groups of up to four, Cloud 9 Shuttle provides economical van service to UCSD with a one-day notice. Call 1-800-9-SHUTTLE (1.800.974.8885) for reservations and current rates.

General Directions

Take Interstate 5 to La Jolla Village Drive exit. Drive west on La Jolla Village Drive to the first signal and turn right at Villa La Jolla Drive. Go past the VA Medical Center and turn right at the signal light, Gilman Drive. Follow Gilman Drive about one-half mile to the second stop sign. Turn left on Voigt Drive and follow the sign to the Warren Conference Service Center. To register and drop off luggage turn right onto Equity Lane and follow the signs to the Warren Conference Service Center. After you register, park your vehicle in one of the following parking lots, in the yellow striped spaces only, 401, 406, or 701. Properly display the parking permit given to you at registration. Please note: Parking Permits are required five (5) days a week from 7am–11pm. Permits are not required on weekends. Permits are available at the Conference Service Center. The cost of parking is included in the housing rate. Off campus participants must purchase a parking permit at the registration desk. UCSD Conference Services Toll Free: 866-388-8273 / 858-534-4220 http://conference.ucsd.edu

Click here for the campus map that details the campus of the 2008 International HBV Meeting site. You will notice that housing is located in the upper right corner in green. Additionally, the location of the meetings and presentations (Price Center, etc.) is towards the center in blue.