Getting to the APS Convention
Hilton San Francisco Union Square
333 O’Farrell Street
San Francisco, CA, 94102
Please see our hotel page to make reservations.
Plan Your Trip
Visiting San Francisco
Visitors information is available through the San Francisco Travel Guide at http://www.sanfrancisco.travel
Traveling From Outside of the U.S.
Information for attendees coming from outside of the U.S. can be found in the following places:
U.S. Department of State: http://travel.state.gov/visa/visa_1750.html
U.S. Department of Homeland Security: http://www.dhs.gov/files/programs/visiting-the-usa.shtm
U.S. Customs and Border Protection: http://cbp.gov/xp/cgov/travel/
U.S. Transportation and Security Administration: http://www.tsa.gov/travelers/index.shtm
The Powell Street Station on the BART is the closet station to the hotel. http://www.bart.gov/
From San Francisco International Airport (SFO):
Distance from hotel: 14 miles
Drive time: 30 minutes
Directions: Take Highway 101 North and exit at 7th Street. Turn right on Folsom Street, then left on 5th Street. Turn left onto Ellis Street past Mason St. Garage entrance is on Ellis Street.
Please see the airport’s transportation page for more information on public transportation from San Francisco International Airport.
From Metropolitan Oakland International (OAK):
Distance from hotel: 20 miles
Drive time: 40 minutes
Directions: Take Highway 880 North. Take Exit 46* / 80W towards San Francisco/Bay Bridge. Exit at 5th Street in San Francisco. Continue right at Cyril Magnin then left on Ellis St. Hotel garage is 1 block ahead between Mason & Taylor Streets.
Please see the airport’s transportation page for more information on public transportation from Metropolitan Oakland International.
From San Jose International Airport (SJC):
Distance from hotel: 50 miles
Drive time: 1 hour
Directions: Take Highway 101 North and exit at 7th Street. Turn right onto Folsom, then left onto 5th Street. Left onto Ellis and follow past Mason St. Garage entrance is on Ellis.
Please see the airport’s transportation page for more information on public transportation from San Jose International Airport.
Local Taxis from the Airports
Taxis will cost approximately $40.00 from San Francisco International Airport (SFO), $60 from Metropolitan Oakland International Airport (OAK), and $150 from San Jose International Airport (SJC).
By Rental Car
Rental car companies operating at or near San Francisco International Airport, Metropolitan Oakland International Airport, and San Jose International Airport:
On-site parking is available at the Hilton San Francisco Union Square. Valet parking is $59.28 per night and includes in and out privileges. Self parking is available for $19 hourly or for $53.58 per night with in and out privileges.