Getting to UCSD
Find driving directions, information about public transportation, and links to maps.
- Driving directions to:
- UCSD campus
- Scripps Institution of Oceanography
- UCSD shuttles and buses
- San Diego trolleys, bus service, trains, etc.
- San Diego International Airport shuttle services
Parking at UCSD includes both metered spaces and permit-only parking lots and structures. Space can be limited and visitors are encouraged to use public transportation when possible.
- About visitor parking
- UCSD parking maps
- Accessible parking (for visitors with a Disabled Person placard or license plate)
In addition to dining and catering options on campus, you'll find dozens of restaurants in the surrounding area as well as some grocery stores. Follow the links for details.
- Places to eat on campus
- Fast food and casual dining at Westfield UTC mall
- Nearby grocery stores:
Hotels close to campus (partial list); ask if special rates are available for UCSD visitors:
For additional lodging options, search San Diego area hotels.
- Estancia La Jolla Hotel and Spa
9700 N. Torrey Pines Road, La Jolla, CA 92037
- Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines
10950 North Torrey Pines Road, La Jolla, CA 92037
- Residence Inn San Diego La Jolla
8901 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92037
- Sheraton La Jolla
3299 Holiday Court, La Jolla , CA 92037
- Interactive campus map
- Find an ATM
- UCSD Bookstore
- Copying and printing services
- Dining options on campus
- Guided campus tours for the general public
- Guided campus tours for prospective students and families
- Guided Library tours
- Library services
- Post Office (Price Center)
- UCSD Calendar of Events
- UCSD Wireless Overview