Palo Alto Festival of the Arts
directions & transportation



FREE parking is within a block or two of the festival site, but festival attendees are encouraged to use public transit or ride a bike. Free bike corral will be located on Emerson Street across from Lytton Plaza.

For transit information, call the TravInfo line in your area at 511 & ask for public transportation. Phone access limited to the following counties: Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Napa, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Solano and Sonoma.

Back by popular demand: City of Palo Alto's free Crosstown Shuttle will be in operation throughout the festival weekend. For more details visit the Palo Alto website.

Or you may contact the Transportation Department directly: 650-329-2520 or email:

Check out for other transportation routes.

The Caltrain station is only two blocks from the festival. Relax and take the train.

For GPS users: type in 340 University Ave Palo Alto. This will bring you to the center of the festival which takes place between High & Webster Streets.

For up-to-date festival information, call: 650-324-3121.