Travel & Lodging

Directions to Cal State L.A.



Bob Hope Airport (BUR)

About 19 miles

(818) 840-8840
2627 N Hollywood Way
Burbank, CA 91505

Long Beach Airport (LGB)

About 25 miles

(562) 570-2600
4100 Donald Douglas Dr.
Long Beach, CA 90808

Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)

About 26 miles

(310) 646-5252
1 World Way
Los Angeles, CA 90045

Train Station

Los Angeles Union Station

Los Angeles Union Station

800 North Alameda St.
Los Angeles, CA 90012


NOTE: The Los Angeles Marathon is being held on Sunday, March 15.  Due to this event, we could not secure a hotel discount in the Downtown Los Angeles area.  If you are interested in staying in the Downtown Los Angeles area, you are encouraged to book your room early!

Constance Pasadena

About 8.6 miles away

(626) 898-7900
928 E. Colorado Blvd.
Pasadena, CA 91106
Click here to book a Constance Pasadena reservation with the conference rate
Last day to book with conference rate: 3/6/15

Courtyard Los Angeles Pasadena/Old Town

About 7 miles away

(626) 755-2523
180 North Fair Oaks Ave.
Pasadena, CA 91103
Click here to book your reservation with the conference rate
Last day to book with conference rate: 2/18/15

Sheraton Pasadena Hotel

About 7 miles away

(626) 449-4000
303 E. Cordova St.
Pasadena, CA 91101
about $159/night

Hilton Pasadena

About 7.5 miles away

(626) 584-3201
168 S. Los Robles Ave.
Pasadena, CA 91101
about $169/night


Public Transportation

There are several ways to get to Cal State L.A. via public transportation.  Cal State L.A. is the only University in Southern California with a Metrolink station located adjacent to campus.  There are also several bus lines that serve the Cal State L.A. campus, operated by both the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) and Foothill Transit.  Los Angeles Union Station is just 8 minutes (2 stops) via buses on the El Monte Busway, or 5 miles by car. Union Station is also one stop away on the San Bernardino Metrolink line.

Transportation Resources


Foothill Transit (mostly weekday service only)

Foothil Transit Silver Streak Line

Metro Silver Line

Metrolink Trains

For additional information, please visit our Transportation Services page.

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