University of California, Riverside

Transportation & Parking Services



Getting to UCR


Kiosk

Directions to UCR  

The university address is 900 University Ave, Riverside, CA 92507.  UCR is located off the 60/215 freeway at University Avenue.

From the 91 East: Take CA-91 east to the CA-60 east. Exit at University Avenue and turn left. At the second light, take a right onto West Campus Drive.  Proceed straight ahead and the information kiosk booth will be on the right.

From the 10 East: Take the I-10 east to the I-15 south and then to CA-60 east. Exit at University Avenue and turn left. At the second light, take a right onto West Campus Drive. Proceed straight ahead and the information kiosk booth will be on the right.

From the 10 West: Take the I-10 west to CA-60 west. Exit at University Avenue and turn left. At the second light, take a right onto West Campus Drive. Proceed straight ahead and the information kiosk booth will be on the right.

From the 60 East: Take the CA-60 east. Exit at University Avenue and turn left. At the second light, take a right onto West Campus Drive. Proceed straight ahead and the information kiosk booth will be on the right.

From the 60 West:  Exit at University Avenue and turn left. At the second light, take a right onto West Campus Drive. Proceed straight ahead and the information kiosk booth will be on the right.

From the 215 South:  Take the I-215 south to the CA-60 east. Exit at University Avenue and turn left. At the second light, take a right onto West Campus Drive. Proceed straight ahead and the information kiosk booth will be on the right.

From the 215 North:  Take the I-215 north to the CA-60 west. Exit at University Avenue and turn left. At the second light, take a right onto West Campus Drive. Proceed straight ahead and the information kiosk booth will be on the right.

Airports

There are three major airports near Riverside: Ontario International Airport (ONT), Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and John Wayne Orange County Airport (SNA).  Ontario International Airport (ONT) is about 20 miles northwest of Riverside and is the most convenient air travel choice. Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is about 70 miles west of Riverside.  John Wayne Orange County Airport (SNA) is about 45 miles southwest of Riverside.  Airport shuttle service is available from all airports. 

Airport Shuttle Services

To/From ONT Airport:

Prime Time Shuttle to/from Ontario airport - Call (800) RED-VANS (733-8267) for shuttle service from ONT. 

Service

*Approximate Cost

Max Passengers

Shared Ride Van – One way

$ 36

7

Private Van – One way

$ 82

7

GoSedan – One way

$ 92

3

Executive Class Town Car – One way

$ 104

3

Private SUV – One way

$ 129

6

Super Shuttle to/from Ontario airport - Call (800) BLUE-VAN (258-3826) for shuttle service from ONT. All reservations must be made 24 hours in advance and prepaid with a credit card.  

Service

*Approximate Cost

Max Passengers

Shared Ride Van – One way

$ 39

7

Non-Stop Van Service– One way

$ 84

7

Express by Super Shuttle Non-Stop Service– One way

$ 59

4

ExecuCar SUV Service Meet and Greet – One way

$ 125

5

ExecuCar Sedan Service Meet and Greet – One way

$ 95

3

Business Express Service by Express Shuttle

$ 69

3

Secure Transportation to/from Ontario airport - Call (800) 997-1952 for service to/from ONT. 

Service *Approximate Cost
(rate includes gratuity and airport fees)
Hourly Rate Max Passengers
Economy Class
(Hybrid Sedan or Minivan)
$ 120.75 (airport arrival)
$ 109.25 (airport departure)
3 hour minimum for $189.75 5
Town Car $ 136.80 (airport arrival)
$ 124.80 (airport departure)
3 hour minimum for $216.00 3
SUV $ 158.40 (airport arrival)
$ 146.40 (airport departure)
3 hour minimum for $270.00 6
Limousine $ 180.00 (airport arrival)
$ 168.00 (airport departure)

3 hour minimum for $408.00

10

 

To/From LAX Airport:

Prime Time Shuttle to/from LAX airport - Call (800) RED-VANS (733-8267) for shuttle service from LAX.

Service

*Approximate Cost

Max Passengers

Shared Ride Van – One way

$ 80

7

Private Van – One way

$ 136

7

GoSedan – One way

$ 160

3

Executive Class Town Car – One way

$ 175

3

Private SUV – One way

$ 180

6

Super Shuttle to/from LAX airport - Call (800) BLUE-VAN (258-3826) for shuttle service from LAX. All reservations must be made 24 hours in advance and prepaid with a credit card.  

Service

*Approximate Cost

Max Passengers

Shared Ride Van – One way

$ 77

7

Non-Stop Van Service– One way

$ 132

7

ExecuCar SUV Service Meet and Greet – One way

$ 214

5

ExecuCar Sedan Service Meet and Greet – One way

$ 184

3

Business Express Service by Express Shuttle

$ 107

3

 Secure Transportation to/from LAX airport - Call (800) 997-1952 for service to/from LAX.

Service *Approximate Cost
(rate includes gratuity and airport fees)
Hourly Rate Max Passengers
Economy Class
(Hybrid Sedan or Minivan)
$ 178.75 (airport arrival)
$ 166.75 (airport departure)
3 hour minimum for $189.75 5
Town Car $ 201.60 (airport arrival)
$ 189.60 (airport departure)
3 hour minimum for $216.00 3
SUV $ 235.20 (airport arrival)
$ 223.20 (airport departure)
3 hour minimum for $270.00 6
Limousine $ 268.80 (airport arrival)
$ 256.80 (airport departure)
3 hour minimum for $408.00 10

To/From John Wayne (SNA) Airport:

Prime Time Shuttle to/from John Wayne airport - Call (800) RED-VANS (733-8267) for shuttle service from SNA.

Service

*Approximate Cost Max Passengers
Shared Ride Van – One way $ 75 7
Private Van – One way $ 120 7
GoSedan – One way $ 128 3
Executive Class Town Car – One way $ 142 3
Private SUV – One way $ 166 6

Super Shuttle to/from John Wayne airport - Call (800) BLUE-VAN (258-3826) for shuttle service from SNA. All reservations must be made 24 hours in advance and prepaid with a credit card. 

Service

*Approximate Cost Max Passengers
Shared Ride Van – One way $ 82 7
Non-Stop Van Service– One way $ 149 7

Secure Transportation to/from John Wayne airport - Call (800) 997-1952 for service to/from SNA.

Service *Approximate Cost
(rate includes gratuity and airport fees)
Hourly Rate Max Passengers
Economy Class
(Hybrid Sedan or Minivan)
$ 128.00 (airport arrival)
$ 117.30 (airport departure)
3 hour minimum for $189.75 5
Town Car $ 144.00 (airport arrival)
$ 132.00 (airport departure)
3 hour minimum for $216.00 3
SUV $ 168.80 (airport arrival)
$ 156.00 (airport departure)
3 hour minimum for $270.00 6
Limousine $ 190.80 (airport arrival)
$ 178.80 (airport departure)
3 hour minimum for $408.00 10

* Rates subject to change

Taxis

Happy Taxi - Call (951) 781-8294 for departure points and rates.

Express Transportation Systems - Call (888) 333-TAXI (8294) for departure points and rates.

San Gabriel Transit - Call (800) 340-TAXI (8294) for departure points and rates. Online reservations require 2-hour advance notice. 

Bus

Riverside Transit Agency (RTA) offers rides from various locations to the UCR campus. Bus fare is $1.50 per route. Call (951) 565-5002 for more information. 

Metrolink

Metrolink is the regional rail system linking Riverside County to surrounding counties (Los Angeles, Orange, San Bernardino, San Diego and Ventura). The Riverside Metrolink station is located in Downtown Riverside. RTA Route 1 will take you from the Riverside Metrolink station to UCR at Bannockburn.  RTA Route 16 will take you from the Riverside Metrolink station to UCR at Campus Drive.  

More Information 

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Department Information

Transportation & Parking Services
683 Linden Street
Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Tel: (951) 827-8277
Fax: (951) 827-2178
E-mail: parking@ucr.edu

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