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Commuting to Campus

bus stop on UCSD campus

Link to information about alternative ways to commute to, from, and around campus, and find support as a commuter student.

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Commuter student support

Driving your car


Public transportation

Amtrak / rail

UC San Diego students receive a 20% discount off best available rail fares for travel on Amtrak's Pacific Surfliner or San Joaquin trains, and on valid Thruway bus connections. 

You must make reservations at least 3 days prior to travel. Read the terms and conditions to place reservations. The fare discount automatically applies to qualifying travel when a selected train is added to your cart. Present your valid UC San Diego photo ID card as proof of discount eligibility.



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