Visitor Information

CITRIS is headquartered on the UC Berkeley campus 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

(Nearest address: 2594 Hearst Ave., Berkeley, CA 94720)

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The Banatao Auditorium at 310 Sutardja Dai Hall is located on the main level/third floor just past the building entrance on Hearst Avenue. The Kvamme Atrium is adjacent to the Banatao Auditorium.

 

 

CITRIS Tech MuseumThe CITRIS Tech Museum is located on the main level/third floor of Sutardja Dai Hall. When entering from Hearst Ave., walk past the elevators and the museum and reception desk  will be on the right.

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

Berkeley City Club (1.1 miles) (see map)
2315 Durant Avenue, Berkeley
(510) 848-7800
www.berkeleycityclub.com

Berkeley Lab Guest House (2.3 miles) (see map)
One Cyclotron Road, Building 23
(510) 495-8000
(510) 495-8800 (Fax)
http://berkeleylabguesthouse.berkeley.edu/

Claremont Resort & Spa (1.7 miles) (see map)
41 Tunnel Road, Berkeley
(510) 843-3000
(800) 551-7266
www.claremontresort.com

Doubletree (3.3 miles, in the Berkeley Marina)
200 Marina Blvd, Berkeley, CA 94710
(510) 548-7920
(800) 222-TREE
Hotel website

Hotel Durant (0.9 miles) (see map)
2600 Durant Avenue, Berkeley, CA, 94704
(510) 845-8981
(800) 2-DURANT (800-238-7268)
www.hoteldurant.com

Hotel Shattuck Plaza (0.9 miles) (see map)
2086 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA  94704
(510) 845-7300
1 (866) 466-9199
http://www.hotelshattuckplaza.com

In Emeryville and Oakland, approximately 15 minutes/5 miles by car from the UC Berkeley campus:

Courtyard (5 miles away) (see map)
5555 Shellmound Street, Emeryville, CA 94608
(510) 652-8777
(800) 321-2211
Hotel website

Hilton Garden Inn (5 miles away) (see map)
1800 Powell Street, Emeryville, CA 94608
(510) 658-9300
1-877-STAY-HGI
Hotel website

Oakland Marriott City Center (5.5 miles away, next to 12th St. BART station) (see map)
1001 Broadway, Oakland, California 94607
(510) 451-4000
Hotel website