Taxis (e.g. Yellow Cab) can be picked up at curbside (inside lanes), right outside baggage claim. The fare to UCLA from LAX is about $40.
Operate continuously and can take attendees to UCLA lodging from LAX for approximately $16 to $25 per person. With help from shuttle dispatchers, attendees are able to board a shuttle within 15-20 minutes.
Good option if you have light luggage and if you are staying at Tiverton House or Hilgard Guest House. Walking distance from the Fly Away stop to Tiverton is .45 miles. To Hilgard Guest House is .53 miles.
Fly Away Buses provide nonstop bus service - one-way and roundtrip - between Westwood and LAX. The stop is at the UCLA Parking Structure 32 on Kinross Avenue, two blocks north of Wilshire Blvd., just west of Gayley Ave. Buses depart every 30 minutes on the hour and half-hour from Westwood and LAX (both directions simultaneously) between 5 a.m. - 1 a.m., seven days a week and the cost is $10 each way.
The Los Angeles Metro system is the cheapest option for transportation from LAX to UCLA/Westwood area. The bus will take about 1 hour to get to Westwood. To take the bus, attendees would need to take the LAX Airport Shuttle bus to the Transit Center, and there catch the Number 3 Big Blue Bus. That will go all the way to UCLA. Cost for entire trip- only 75 cents.
For attendees’ companions who would like to explore Los Angeles, there are viable public transportation options. There are three different bus operators in the Westwood/UCLA vicinity, and each have stops close to campus: The Big Blue Bus line goes primarily to areas west of UCLA, and hence is the first choice to go to Santa Monica, Venice, Pacific Palisades, or the Getty Center etc. They also operate an express line that runs from Santa Monica to downtown LA. MTA buses go west of UCLA to Beverly Hills, Hollywood, downtown LA, Burbank, etc. The regular fare is $1.25. Transfers are 30 cents. Stops for lines 2, 3, and 302 are located west of the campus, behind the Saxon Suites. Other lines can be caught on Wilshire and Westwood, or east of the campus on Hilgard. Culver City Buses go south of UCLA.
Meeting rates are being agreed at a selection of the hotels below. Details will be added to the site as these rates are confirmed.
UCLA Luskin Conference Center Hotel – prices starting at $298 per night 425 Westwood Plaza Los Angeles, CA 90095 855-LCC-UCLA (855-522-8252)
On UCLA Campus
Free internet access/smart device docking stations/short walk to meeting venue