Modes of Transportation

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Public Transit

Public Transit

Caltrain operates between San Francisco and Gilroy, providing rail service to the California Ave. Caltrain Station and Palo Alto Transit Center.

Additionally, VTA operates 4 Express Buses from the South Bay and provides a convenient connection to the California Ave. Caltrain station.

East Bay commuters can leave the driving to the pros aboard the Dumbarton Express bus, which connects to BART in Union City with additional stops in Fremont.

View the SRP Transit Map to find your best transit option. Note: the CAFX shuttle and SF commuter bus are currently on-hold until further notice in response to COVID-19.

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Shuttles

Shuttles

The Stanford Marguerite Shuttle lines are free and open to the public. Serving Stanford Research Park, the RP line runs between the downtown Palo Alto Caltrain station and SRP during peak commute hours. And the 1050A provides a connection to the Stanford Campus.

Additionally, SRPGO manages the free, public CAFX shuttle, which meets trains at the California Ave. Caltrain station. Note: the CAFX shuttle is currently on-hold until further notice in response to COVID-19.

Shuttle Schedule
Shuttles
Carpools

Carpools

Carpooling has been a popular way to commute to/from Stanford Research Park. You can find a carpool partner once you register (top right button) at SRPGO.com. Here, you can also customize your carpool matches (e.g., to limit carpool partner matches to only your co-workers).

The Waze Carpool app and Scoop app are also available for finding flexible carpool partners when you want to carpool.

Carpool Connection
Vanpools

Vanpools

Vanpools can help you save time, money, and relax on your commute. For more information on vanpools, contact us at: SRPGO@Stanford.edu.

Vanpool Connection
Vanpools
Bicycling

Bicycling

Bicycling is a naturally socially distanced way to commute. It's also a way to fit fun and exercise into your work day. Perhaps consider combining bicycling with public transit to cover long distances quickly.

Plan your route today. View Low-Stress Bike Routes and Scenic Trails in and around Stanford Research Park. Our bike commuting toolkit can also help prepare you for the ride from home to work.

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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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