Bancroft Hotel
2680 Bancroft Way
Berkeley, CA
bancrofthotel.com
October 13, 2014
Chevron Auditorium
International House
2229 Piedmont Avenue
UC Berkeley
October 14, 2014

 

Directions to the International House

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By public transportation:
Parking around the campus can be stressful and expensive. Taking public transportation to the symposium is recommended.

BART: Take the train to the Downtown Berkeley station. There is a UC Berkeley Perimeter shuttle bus ("P") you can catch on the opposite side of Shattuck Ave. at Addison St. (see map). The shuttle stops directly across the street from the International House.

There is a $1 charge for taking the shuttle and it comes approximately every 15 minutes.

 

Directions to Bancroft Hotel

The Bancroft Hotel is located right across from the UC Berkeley campus.

From San Francisco, the San Francisco airport, and points south on northbound Highway 101

  • Follow U.S. 101 north and then switch to I-80 east, and take it across the San Francisco/Oakland Bay Bridge
  • Stay left as you get off the Bay Bridge and take I-80 east heading to Berkeley & Sacramento
  • Exit I-80 onto University Avenue
  • Continue east on University Avenue for approximately 1.5 miles to Oxford Street at the western edge of the campus and turn right
  • Continue on Oxford Street until you reach Durant Avenue.
  • Turn left on Durant Avenue until you reach College Avenue and turn left again.
  • From College Avenue, turn left on Bancroft Way. The Bancroft Hotel will be the second building on your left on 2680 Bancroft Way.

 

Directions to UC Berkeley campus

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Below you'll find directions for reaching the Berkeley campus by car. Also see the online campus map. Due to limited parking availability, we recommend that you use public transportation whenever possible.

From San Francisco, the San Francisco airport, and points south on northbound Highway 101

  • Follow U.S. 101 north and then switch to I-80 east, and take it across the San Francisco/Oakland Bay Bridge
  • Stay left as you get off the Bay Bridge and take I-80 east heading to Berkeley & Sacramento
  • Exit I-80 onto University Avenue
  • Continue east on University Avenue for approximately 1.5 miles to Oxford Street at the western edge of the campus and turn right
  • Continue on Oxford Street until you reach Durant Avenue.
  • Turn left on Durant Avenue until you reach Telegraph Avenue and turn left again.
  • Sproul Hall is located close to the intersection of Telegraph Avenue and Bancroft Way.

From Oakland, the Oakland airport, Hayward or San Jose on northbound I-880

  • Stay in left center lanes on I-880 when you reach downtown Oakland
  • Exit I-80 east (to Berkeley)
  • Exit I-80 at University Avenue
  • Continue east on University Avenue for approximately 1.5 miles to Oxford Street and turn right
  • Continue on Oxford Street until you reach Durant Avenue.
  • Turn left on Durant Avenue until you reach Telegraph Avenue and turn left again.
  • Sproul Hall is located close to the intersection of Telegraph Avenue and Bancroft Way.

From the East Bay on westbound Highway 24

  • From Highway 24 exit at Telegraph Avenue and take a right on Telegraph.
  • Continue on Telegraph until it ends at the southside of campus on Bancroft Way.
  • Sproul Hall is located close to the intersection of Telegraph Avenue and Bancroft Way.

From the East Bay on northbound Highway 13

  • Highway 13 ends and becomes Tunnel Road
  • Continue on Tunnel Road. Tunnel Road becomes Ashby Avenue near the Claremont Hotel. Continue on Ashby.
  • Turn right at Telegraph Avenue
  • Continue on Telegraph until it ends at the southside of campus on Bancroft Way.
  • Sproul Hall is located close to the intersection of Telegraph Avenue and Bancroft Way.

From the East Bay on I-80 bound either east or west

  • Exit University Avenue
  • Continue east on University Avenue for approximately 1.5 miles to Oxford Street at the western edge of the campus and turn right
  • Continue on Oxford Street until you reach Durant Avenue.
  • Turn left on Durant Avenue until you reach Telegraph Avenue and turn left again.
  • Sproul Hall is located close to the intersection of Telegraph Avenue and Bancroft Way.

From the East Bay on westbound I-580

  • Exit I-80 East (to Berkeley & Sacramento)
  • Exit at University Avenue
  • Continue east on University Avenue for approximately 1.5 miles to Oxford Street at the western edge of the campus and turn right
  • Continue on Oxford Street until you reach Durant Avenue.
  • Turn left on Durant Avenue until you reach Telegraph Avenue and turn left again.
  • Sproul Hall is located close to the intersection of Telegraph Avenue and Bancroft Way.

 

Parking

On-Campus Parking »

Off-Campus Parking »

Tips for Visitors »

Directions to the Lower Hearst parking lot:
Parking in the Lower Hearst parking lot is recommended. Take University Ave. all the way up to Oxford St. Make a left on to Oxford St. At the second signal light, make a right on to Hearst Ave. At the rst signal light there are 2 streets that intersect (Arch & Le Conte) where you can turn left (see map). Take the 2nd left on to Le Conte. At the top of the hill make a sharp right turn on to Scenic. Near the bottom of the hill on the left you will see the parking structure and a driveway leading to the 2nd level of the lot. There is a UC Berkeley Perimeter shuttle bus ("P") you can catch across the street at Hearst and Euclid Ave. (see map). The shuttle stops directly across the street from the International House. There is a $1 charge for taking the shuttle and it comes by approximately every 15 minutes.

 

Lodging

Berkeley Hotel Guide (pdf) »