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Parking Off Campus

Some students choose to park off campus then walk, ride a bike or a bus. This option will add to your commute time, so plan accordingly.

Park Off-Campus & Use Public Transit

  • Old Town Transit Center: Park for free and ride MTS Bus 150 to campus.

  • Miramar College: Apply for a free Miramar College Transit Station Parking permit. Complete application online, print your permit and park at designated lot; ride MTS Rapid 237 from Miramar College to UCSD.

  • Torrey Pines State Beach: Requires purchase of a California State Parks annual pass for $195 and riding NCTD Bus 101 to campus.

  Near Campus (Free)

  • GliderPort Area: North side of campus overlooking Black’s Beach; parking on city-owned dirt lot and limited street parking.