This page provides information on the various transportation methods available for getting to/from and around SLAC.
The Marguerite shuttle is Stanford University's complimentary public shuttle system which traverses the campus Monday through Friday all year (except University holidays). The SLAC line operates between SLAC (with a stop at the entrance to the Guest House) and the Stanford campus, and is available from 7:48 a.m. to 8:28 p.m., approximately every 20 minutes.
SLAC and Stanford University are accessible by several transit agencies, making it possible to get to campus from just about anywhere.
Bicycling is ideally suited to the Stanford area's mild climate, flat terrain and gentle, rolling hills. It's a quiet, affordable, and healthy way to get around. Please be aware that you must wear a helmet at all times when bicycling anywhere on the SLAC site.
Here are a few of the more popular car rental agencies that serve the area. Simply click one of the company icons below to go to their website.
If SLAC will be reimbursing you for your travel, please visit the SLAC Car Rental page for instructions before you make a reservation.
Find carpools, vanpools or bicycle partners by connecting with commuters who have similar travel routes and patterns and with whom you can share a ride.
511.org Trip Planner
511 is your one-stop phone and web source for up-to-the-minute Bay Area traffic, transit, rideshare, and bicycling information. It's FREE and available whenever you need it – 24 hours a day, 7 days a week – from anywhere in the nine-county Bay Area.
Commercial limousine services are available from local airports San Francisco International (SJC), Oakland International (OAK), and San Jose International (SJC). It is advisable to request the rate when making the reservation. If you need assistance, please contact your host.