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Visiting UCSD: Driving Directions to Campus

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From San Diego International Airport

Print a Google map with the following directions from the airport to the Gilman information center:

  1. Go east on North Harbor Drive.
  2. Turn left at West Laurel Street.
  3. Turn left at India Street.
  4. Turn onto the I-5 North entrance
  5. Take the La Jolla Village Drive exit (28B).
  6. Turn left onto La Jolla Village Drive.
  7. Take the Gilman Drive ramp.
  8. Turn right at Gilman Drive.
  9. Ahead is the Gilman Drive entrance to campus (map). A UCSD visitor information center is on the right.

This Google map details your return to the airport.

By Amtrak

(From the north)

  1. Disembark at Solana Beach Station.
  2. Catch the 101 Breeze (PDF) bus southbound to UCSD.

From the north

  1. Take I-5 south.
  2. Exit on Genesee Avenue west.
  3. Turn left onto North Torrey Pines Road.
  4. Turn left onto North Point Drive.
  5. You will be at the North Point Drive entrance to campus (map). A UCSD visitor information center is on the right.

From the east

  1. Take I-8 west.
  2. Merge onto I-5 north.
  3. Take the La Jolla Village Drive exit.
  4. Turn left onto La Jolla Village Drive.
  5. Take the Gilman Drive ramp.
  6. Turn right at Gilman Drive.
  7. Ahead is the Gilman Drive entrance to campus (map). A UCSD visitor information center is on the right.

From the south

  1. Take I-5 north.
  2. Take the La Jolla Village Drive exit.
  3. Turn left onto La Jolla Village Drive.
  4. Take the Gilman Drive ramp.
  5. Turn right at Gilman Drive.
  6. Ahead is the Gilman Drive entrance to campus (map). A UCSD visitor information center is on the right.

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