UC Berkeley Parking and Transportation has everything you need to know about getting around Berkeley, including information about bicycles, shuttles, public transportation, and more.
EasyPass for UC Berkeley Students
The AC Transit Student EasyPass from Parking and Transportation gives students unlimited rides on AC Transit buses and Bear Transit Shuttle (except Bear Transit RFS line).
AC Transit Service to Campus Residence Halls and Apartments
Residents of campus housing enjoy convenient access to public bus service. See Campus Housing AC Transit Map (PDF) for routes and directions.
Campus Transit Services
Bear Transit (Campus Shuttles) is UC Berkeley’s shuttle system, servicing the residence halls, campus, and vicinity.
Discover all the ways to get around campus with Mobility and Alternative Transportation.
Find Night Safety Services like Bearwalk and the Night safety shuttle.
Bus transit. Plan your route in Berkeley, Oakland, and the East Bay with AC Transit (bus) Schedule and Routes.
Rapid transit. Explore the Bay Area with Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) Schedule and Routes.
Explore the Interactive Campus Map to find buildings, open spaces, and key points on campus.
- Maps and Directions
Campus Map of Martinez Commons, Channing Bowditch, and the Unit 2 Residence Halls
(pdf, requires Acrobat Reader) see E4 and F5 on the map
Google Maps - Martinez Commons
2520 Channing Way. Berkeley CA
Google Maps - Unit 2 Residence Halls
2650 Haste St. Berkeley CA
Google Maps - Channing Bowditch
2535 Channing Way, Berkeley, CA
For information on parking in University lots, parking fees and summer parking permits, please contact UC Berkeley Parking and Transportation by phone at 510.643.7701, or visit the P & T webpage.
City of Berkeley Parking
Street parking around the Berkeley campus is limited, and the City of Berkeley requires a permit to park on city streets. Vehicles without permits are subject to two-hour parking restrictions between 8:00AM and 7:00PM, Monday through Saturday.
Alternative options include parking in public lots, with hourly rates.
- Airport Transportation
You can take BART from the Oakland International Airport and the San Francisco International Airport. (See Public Transportation for details.)
Shuttle service is available from the Oakland International Airport and the San Francisco International Airport. Most shuttles offer door-to-door service to the residence halls, upon request. Reservations are required. For information, costs, and reservations, call:
(Limousine or Sedan Service) 1.888.876.1777 (toll free)
(Van Service) 1-877-467-1800 (toll free throughout the Bay Area)
1-415-467-1800 (outside the Bay Area)
www.bayporter.com (reservations on-line)
(Van Service) 1-800-258-3826 (toll free)
www.supershuttle.com (reservations on-line)
- Public Transportation