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Directions to VA Hospital Location

Public Transportation Options
Please feel free to ask a lab member for help using to public transit to get to the Palo Alto VA. We can be reached at (650) 849-1930.

Marguerite, Stanford University's shuttle system (free-of-charge to the general public), provides service to the VA Campus via the 'VA' line, which runs from the area near the Emergency Room at Stanford Hospital (also known as the "Quarry Extension") to the Palo Alto VA from 7:00am to 4:45pm on weekdays. VTA bus routes 522 (express) and 22 (local) provide access from the southern Peninsula and South Bay. Note that VTA buses only accept Clipper cards and exact change.

For participants traveling from the north or south by Caltrain (see schedules here), service to the VA Campus is available via VTA Route 89, but note that this service only runs to the VA during peak morning hours (6:36am to 9:17am) and from the VA  during peak evening hours (3:42pm to 6:20pm).

For participants traveling from the East Bay, the Dumbarton Express line DB1 (see schedules here) provides service from the Union City Bart station and vicinity to the Palo Alto VA campus. Note that the Dumbarton Express only accepts Clipper Card or cash (or VTA Express Echo Pass sticker if an eligible Stanford employee). Also NOTE: line DB1 only runs to the VA during peak morning hours (5:26am to 8:38am) and from the VA during peak evening hours (2:48pm to 7:57pm).

Special Service For Veterans
Veterans are eligible to use the VA Palo Alto Healthcare System's Interfacility Shuttle Bus Service. This service provides transporation to the Palo Alto VA from other VA medical centers in Monterey, Santa Cruz, Capitola, San Benito County, San Jose, Menlo Park, Fremont and Livermore. See the schedule here.

Driving Directions
Please feel free to ask a lab member for help with driving and parking directions. We can be reached at (650) 849-1930.

From Highway 280, exit at Page Mill Road and head northeast. Turn right onto Foothill Expressway. Turn left onto Hillview Ave. and very immediately turn right onto Miranda Ave. The hospital will be on your left.

From Highwawy 101, exit at Embarcadero Rd./Oregon Expressway and follow signs for Oregon Expressway. Continue on Oregon Expressway for 4.5 miles (Road will become Page Mill Rd.). Turn left on Foothill Expressway. Turn left onto Hillview Ave. and immediately turn right onto Miranda Ave. The hospital will be on your left.

Parking at the VA is free for visitors. Visitor parking is available in front of the main hospital building on both sides of the main driveway. Valet parking is also available at Fisher House.

Map of Where to Park and How to Get to Our Offices
Palo Alto VA Interactive Campus Map


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