Modes of Transportation

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Public Transit

Public Transit

Caltrain peninsula rail operates between San Francisco and Gilroy providing a fast and convenient way to reach Palo Alto. VTA operates 4 Express Buses from the South Bay and provides a convenient connection to the California Avenue Caltrain station. The Dumbarton Express bus connects to BART in Union City with additional stops in Fremont, allowing East Bay commuters to leave the driving to the pros.

View the SRP Transit Map to see all these options and the Caltrain Connections schedule and map to find your best Caltrain commute.

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Shuttles

Shuttles

The Stanford Marguerite Shuttle service is available, for free, to take you where you need to go. The RP line provides frequent service between the downtown Palo Alto Caltrain station and Stanford Research Park during commute hours. The 1050A provides a connection to the Stanford Campus.

Shuttle Schedule
Shuttles
Carpools

Carpools

Carpooling is a popular way to get to Stanford Research Park, help the environment, and enjoy the company of your colleagues. Carpool on a regular basis with the same group or hitch a ride on short notice as needed. Find a carpool that works for you.

Carpool Connection
Vanpools

Vanpools

Vanpools let larger groups of people move more efficiently. Many companies in SRP coordinate and support employee vanpools. Check out current vanpool availability by clicking the link below or let us know that you’d like to start a vanpool from your neighborhood.

Vanpool Connection
Vanpools
Bicycling

Bicycling

Bicycling is an easy way to fit fun and exercise into your busy day. Arrive at work with energy to spare and return home relaxed and refreshed. Combine bicycling with public transit to cover long distances quickly. Plan your route today.  

View the Stanford Trails Map for scenic routes in and near Stanford Research Park.

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Maria

“The best part of carpooling to work is that the stress level goes from a 9 or 10 to a 1 or 2. So you get to work and you’re totally refreshed and you don’t feel like it was a problem at all to get there.”

Maria

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati

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Get more information about transportation to and around Stanford Research Park.