Alternative Transportation

Rideshare 2016 Challenge

Students, faculty and staff can choose from several commuting and transportation options to avoid driving and parking on campus.

Public transit

Several regional transit routes serve UC San Diego locations.



  • Zimride: UC San Diego’s free, ridesharing network
  • Carpools for two or more registered commuters
  • Vanpools: Faculty, staff and students may join vanpools at a subsidized rate