Commute Options

How to access campus

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UCLA Transportation subsidizes transit pass costs for seven transit agencies for all eligible UCLA students and employees. Avoid traffic and relax, sleep, study or read. Students and employees who are new to the University or new to riding transit may be eligible for a free quarterly transit pass through the Bruin Commuter Transit Benefit program.

Subsidized Transit Passes:


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The UCLA Vanpool Program offers a viable alternative to driving at a subsidized rate. Vanpools are groups of people who travel to UCLA in a UCLA van.

Vans typically operate Monday-Friday, traveling between common pickup locations and the UCLA campus. There are 140 routes serving roughly 80 communities in five Southern California counties.





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Save money by carpooling to or from campus with fellow Bruins within the UCLA community. We'll help you find a carpool and you can save even more with a discounted UCLA Carpool Parking Permit.

  • Four-person carpool: $78/quarter
  • Three-person carpool: $132/quarter
  • Two-person carpool: $216/quarter




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Riding a bicycle or walking is a fun, healthy and inexpensive way to get to and around campus. There are over 3,000 bike racks and lockers located throughout campus. The UCLA Bike Shop located conveniently on campus offers a wide selection of services to all UCLA students and employees including: 

  • Bruin Bike Share memberships with 90 minuntes of daily ride time
  • Commuter group rides
  • Free classes
  • Parts and repairs  



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In order to park on campus, all UCLA employees must purchase a parking permit, regardless of work shift or parking location.

Student parking permits are in extremely limited supply and not guaranteed. Access for a single occupancy vehicle permit is offered on a prioritization process.




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