Stanford Guest House: Transportation

Guest House ShuttleTransportation services may be impacted by the COVID-19 situation. Please contact our front desk at (650) 926-2800 for details.

Guest House Shuttle

Our shuttle provides daily door-to-door transportation throughout Stanford University and Stanford Medicine. The shuttle is typically available during weekdays between 6:00am and 11:00pm and on weekends between 7:00am and 10:00pm, subject to driver availability. Due to the demand for this service, advanced reservations are highly recommended.


Stanford Shuttle

Stanford’s Marguerite Shuttle provides complimentary transportation to and from the university on business days. The SLAC line stops at the Guest House approximately every thirty minutes between 7:30am and 8:30pm Monday – Friday (excluding university holidays). Please check their service route and schedule for complete information.


Airport Shuttle

We recommend the use of private car services such as Uber and Lyft for door-to-door service from San Francisco International (SFO), San Jose International (SJC), and Oakland International (OAK) airports. Please contact our front desk if you need to arrange a reliable cab service. SuperShuttle has closed all Bay Area operations.


Charter Shuttle

Groups reserving multiple rooms may be required to charter their own shuttles around Stanford. Stanford’s Parking & Transportation Services offers convenient, low-cost charter transportation throughout the university. They offer a variety of shuttle sizes and include drivers who are familiar with the campus.


Rental Car

Enterprise Rent-A-Car’s Stanford Branch offers customized rental services and pricing to the Stanford community. Stanford discounts are included in their on-line reservation form and vehicles can be dropped off and picked up directly at the Guest House.


Public Transportation

Caltrain is a commuter rail service that runs daily between Gilroy and San Francisco. The closest stop to Stanford is the Palo Alto Transit Center at University Avenue. A complete list of Bay Area public transportation options can be found at