Travel and Lodging


Local Lodging

For the most up-to-date listings of lodging options near Stanford University, we recommend the following non-profit resources from the Palo Alto Chamber of Commerce and the San Mateo County/Silicon Valley Convention & Visitors Bureau:



Stanford is located in the heart of Silicon Valley in the San Francisco Peninsula, which extends from San Francisco to San Jose. The major airports serving the area are San Francisco (SFO) (28 mi), San Jose International (SJC) (22 mi), and Oakland (OAK) (32 mi). A car rental or Uber may be your best option for the meeting.