No matter where you're coming from, it's easy to get to Asilomar from area highways, as well as numerous airports. The Monterey Peninsula Airport (MRY) is just 8 miles from Asilomar, while Mineta San Jose International (SJC) is 80 miles to the North and San Francisco International Airport (SFO) or Oakland International Airport are 110 miles to the North. The airports in San Jose and San Francisco are also served by the Monterey Airbus, an airport shuttle service that can bring travelers right to our door.
SAN FRANCISCO / SAN
Asilomar is approximately 120 miles south of downtown San Francisco
(about 105 miles from San Francisco International Airport) and about 75
miles south of San Jose. Take 101 south to 156 West. Take 156 West to
Highway 1 South, through Monterey to the Pebble Beach / Pacific Grove
exit, turn right on Holman Highway / 68 West. Stay on Highway 68
West/Holman Highway for 3.5 miles until it becomes a city street called
Forest Avenue. Continue on Forest Avenue for about 1 mile and make a
left turn onto Sinex Avenue. In just under 1 mile, Sinex Avenue ends
right at the front gates to Asilomar.
FROM LOS ANGELES Asilomar is approximately 325 miles from downtown Los Angeles (about 310 miles from LAX). Take 101 North though Salinas to 156 West. Take 156 West to Highway 1 South, through Monterey to the Pebble Beach / Pacific Grove exit, and Highway 68 West. For about 3-1/2 miles you will then be on a portion of Highway 68 West that is also called the Holman Highway. Stay on Highway 68 West/Holman Highway until it becomes a city street called Forest Avenue. Continue on Forest Avenue for about 1 mile and make a left turn onto Sinex Avenue. In just under 1 mile, Sinex Avenue ends right at the front gates to Asilomar.
The Monterey-Salinas Transit bus system stops at the Monterey airport. The buses are clean and wheelchair accessible. The fare to Asilomar is $1.75 one way, and the total trip is about 30 minutes. Take any number Monterey-bound bus. Ask for a transfer when you board. Transfers are free. Tell the driver to announce the Monterey Transit Center, which is where you will disembark and transfer to the #1 Asilomar bus. There is rarely more than a 5-minute wait at the transfer point. The #1 bus will let you off at the front gate to the Asilomar Conference GroundMain Event Limousine
Taxicabs are available at the Monterey Airport for transfer to Asilomar. Fares are $25 - $30 one-way. For more information, visit the link above.