Visitor Information

CITRIS is headquartered in Sutardja Dai Hall at the Banatao Institute @ CITRIS Berkeley. We encourage visitors to “go green” and use public transit when visiting any of the CITRIS campuses.

UC Berkeley – CITRIS Headquarters
and the Banatao Institute @ CITRIS Berkeley
330 Sutardja Dai Hall, MC 1764
Berkeley, CA 94720-1764

auditorium-560
The Banatao Auditorium at 310 Sutardja Dai Hall is located on the main level (3rd floor) just past the building entrance on Hearst Avenue.

Directions and Parking for Sutardja Dai Hall

Airport Shuttle

Travelers to the Bay Area can fly into either Oakland or San Francisco. The Oakland International Airport is closer to the UC Berkeley campus. A shuttle from the Oakland Airport costs approximately $20. A shuttle from the San Francisco Airport (SFO) costs approximately $40. For shuttle transport from either airport: call the shuttle service at least 24 hours in advance to make a reservation, then call the shuttle service again to notify them when you have landed.

  • Bayporter – (510) 864-4000 or (415) 467-1800
  • Bridge Airporter Express – (800) 300-1661
  • City Express Shuttle & Limo – (888) 874-8885
  • South & East Bay Connection – (800) 548-4664

Airport Taxi Service

Expect to pay approximately $35 for a taxi from the Oakland Airport to Sutardja Dai Hall or $50 for a taxi from San Francisco International airport.

  • American Yellow Cab – (510) 655-2233
  • Berkeley Yellow Cab – (510) 528-9999

Local Accommodations

On the UC Berkeley Campus:

Near the UC Berkeley Campus:

Bancroft Hotel (see map)
2680 Bancroft Way, Berkeley
(510) 549-1000
(800) 549-1002
www.bancrofthotel.com

Berkeley City Club (see map)
2315 Durant Avenue, Berkeley
(510) 848-7800
www.berkeleycityclub.com

Berkeley Lab Guest House (see map)
One Cyclotron Road, Building 23
(510) 495-8000
(510) 495-8800 (Fax)
http://berkeleylabguesthouse.berkeley.edu/

Claremont Resort & Spa (see map)
41 Tunnel Road, Berkeley
(510) 843-3000
(800) 551-7266
www.claremontresort.com

Doubletree (Berkeley Marina)
200 Marina Blvd, Berkeley, CA 94710
(510) 548-7920
(800) 222-TREE
Hotel website

Hotel Durant (see map)
2600 Durant Avenue, Berkeley
(510) 845-8981
(800) 2-DURANT (800-238-7268)
www.hoteldurant.com

Hotel Shattuck Plaza (see map)
2086 Allston Way
Berkeley, CA  94704
(510) 845-7300
1 (866) 466-9199 toll free
http://www.hotelshattuckplaza.com

In Emeryville, approximately 20 minutes by car from the UC Berkeley campus:

Courtyard
5555 Shellmound Street, Emeryville, CA 94608
(510) 652-8777
(800) 321-2211
Hotel website

Hilton Garden Inn
1800 Powell Street, Emeryville, CA 94608
(510) 658-9300
1-877-STAY-HGI
Hotel website