Getting to UCLA

  • Airport Information: LAX (closest to UCLA), and Burbank Airport (in the San Fernando Valley)
  • Buses (Metro Trip Planner) There are many buses that will take you to and from UCLA and LAX.
  • Ride Share (Lyft, Uber)
  • Shuttle services are available at LAX, the average fare, for one person, is about $15. 
  • Cab fare to UCLA from LAX is about $50. 
  • UCLA Transportation & Parking Information (Parking permits, Discounted bus fares, Vanpools, etc.)
    Something to be aware of before you come to visit UCLA. Parking regulations are strictly enforced.

Lodging and Housing

  • The UCLA Housing Office produces a monthly list of apartments in the UCLA area.  Close to UCLA (i.e. walking distance) rates start, for a single apartment, around $900 per month. 
  • Hotel and Motel Directory provided by the UCLA housing office. 

UCLA and Los Angeles