TRAVEL & TRANSPORTATION

OUR CAMPUS

Our address is 2606 Dwight Way, Berkeley, CA 94704. You will find the main entrance to Hobart Hall under a second-floor walkway, right off of Dwight Way, near the intersection where Bowditch St. ends at Dwight Way. Transportation will be provided to/from the Waterfront Hotel Jack London Square to BST's campus on Friday, October 21 and Saturday, October 22, 2022.

AIRPORT INFORMATION

Depending on traffic, Berkeley School of Theology is about twenty minutes from Oakland International Airport (17 miles) and a thirty to forty-five-minute drive from San Francisco International Airport (25 miles).

In good traffic, the Waterfront Hotel at Jack London Square and Scott's Seafood are approximately fifteen minutes away from Oakland International Airport (8.3 miles) and at minimum thirty minutes from San Francisco International Airport (25 miles).

Visit the airports’ websites for ground transportation information: Oakland International Airport (OAK); San Francisco International Airport (SFO)

DRIVING & PUBLIC PARKING LOTS AT BST

STREET PARKING

Parking is limited on neighborhood streets. Free street parking is limited to 2 hours in one place, effective Monday-Saturday 9 AM – 7 PM. Metered parking immediately around campus is $1/hr with a maximum of 8 hours. Meters accept Visa, Mastercard, or coins, and are in effect Monday-Saturday, 9 AM – 6 PM. Please note that a parking ticket runs around $45+ in Berkeley.

STREET PARKING WILL BE IMPACTED ON SATURDAY, OCTOBER 22 AS THERE IS A CAL FOOTBALL GAME THAT DAY.

PARKING GARAGES

$20 All-Day (10 hours) at First Presbyterian Church of Berkeley. Their address is: 2407 Dana St, Berkeley, CA 94704. This is about seven minutes by foot to BST. To get there:

  • From Dwight, travel north on Telegraph (it’s one-way).
  • Turn left onto Channing.
  • First Presbyterian Church’s parking garage is on the left, mid-block on Channing.

Hourly parking is available at LAZ Parking Telegraph Channing Garage. The first hour is free and then it is $1 per hour every hour. Their address is: 2450 Durant Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94704, approximated 6-minutes away by foot. To get there:

  • From Dwight, travel north on Telegraph (it’s one-way).
  • Turn left onto Channing.
  • The parking garage is on the right, mid-block on Channing.


$13 All-Day at Douglas Parking on Durant. Their address is 2550 Durant Ave, Berkeley, CA 94704, about a nine-minute walk to BST. You can reserve a spot in advance through SpotHero app or their website
To get there:

  • From Dwight, travel north on Telegraph (it’s one-way).
  • Turn right onto Durant.
  • Douglas Parking is on your right, at the far end of the block.

$13 All-Day at Douglas Parking on Bancroft. This lot is about a ten-minute walk to BST and their address is 2590 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA 94704. You can reserve a spot in advance through SpotHero app or their website.To get there:

  • From Dwight, travel north on Telegraph (it's one-way).
  • Turn right onto Durant.
  • Turn left onto Bancroft (it's one-way).
  • Douglas Parking will be on your left.

You can also go to http://www.parkme.com/ or https://spothero.com and enter our address, 2606 Dwight Way, Berkeley, CA 94704, to do a search of other off-street parking options.

THERE IS A CAL FOOTBALL GAME ON SATURDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2022. WE HIGHLY ENCOURAGE PARTICIPANTS TO MAKE PARKING RESERVATIONS FOR SATURDAY.

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION: BART/AC TRANSIT

  • Take BART to the Rockridge BART Station
  • At the Rockridge BART station and College Avenue, board AC Transit bus #51/ Broadway, headed North.
  • Get off at College Avenue and Dwight Way
  • Walk west on Dwight 1½ blocks to BST at 2606 Dwight Way
  • Special Note: The #51/Broadway comes every 8 minutes. The ride takes 15 minutes, and the westward walk to BST is downhill, just a few minutes more.

-OR-

  • Take BART to the Downtown Berkeley BART Station
  • Walk South on Shattuck Ave towards Allston Way (.4 miles)
  • Turn left on Dwight Way and walk to campus (.6 miles)

PLEASE BE ADVISED THERE IS A CAL FOOTBALL GAME ON SATURDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2022. PUBLIC TRANSPORATION WILL LIKELY BE IMPACTED. PLEASE PLAN ACCORDINGLY.