Los Angeles via Public Transportation

BoltBus service has recently expanded to the West Coast and now offers service from the San Jose Diridon Station to Los Angeles Union Station. The UCSC community can connect to BoltBus by taking a Highway 17 Express bus from Santa Cruz Metro Center (Pacific Station) to San Jose Diridon Station. One-way BoltBus tickets for travel from San Jose to Los Angeles range from $1 to $40. Get tickets by phone at 1 (877) 265-8287 or at www.boltbus.com.

The Amtrak location nearest to UCSC is the San Jose Diridon Station, which is served by Santa Cruz Metro's Highway 17 Express bus. Amtrak offers a 15% discount to students age 17-25 with a valid student ID card. Visit Amtrak's website for information about the program and reservations.

Greyhound Bus Service
Greyhound buses depart from and arrive at the Santa Cruz METRO Center, located at 920 Pacific Avenue in downtown Santa Cruz. Greyhound shares this facility with Highway 17 Express buses and Santa Cruz METRO Transit buses. Greyhound offers six daily schedules from this location. For fare and schedule information and to buy tickets call 1 (800) 231-2222 or visit the website at www.greyhound.com.