Get There Fast and Easy

Want to head out beyond campus? University of the Pacific's Stockton and Sacramento campuses make it convenient to explore the nearby surroundings and move about the country—and the world—with ease.

City Transportation

Get around Stockton with the San Joaquin Regional Transit District.

In Sacramento, enjoy Sacramento Regional Transit’s network of buses and light rail trains.

Get around the Bay Area and San Francisco using the Bay Area Rapid Transit system.

Airports, Trains and Buses


Airport Shuttles

A number of airport shuttle services can transport you to and from the following airports: Sacramento (SMF), San Francisco (SFO), Oakland (OAK) and Modesto (MOD). Rates may vary, so check the rates with the shuttle service you select.

amtrak train


Amtrak, the United States' national train service, is located in San Joaquin Street Station in downtown Stockton, less than 15 minutes from campus. Downtown Sacramento is serviced by Amtrak as well, via the Sacramento Valley station.

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Greyhound Buses

Greyhound provides coach bus service to more than 3,800 destinations around the United States and North America. The Stockton Bus Station is less than three miles from Pacific's Stockton campus, while the Sacramento Bus Station is six miles from Pacific's Sacramento campus.

Traveling to Other Great Cities

Soar through the skies or travel the roadways to these thrilling U.S. destinations:

San Francisco, California

From Stockton: Car, 1.5 hours; Plane, .5 hours

From Sacramento: Car, 1 hour; Plane, .5 hours

Explore the Golden Gate Bridge and Fisherman’s Wharf in this pretty peninsula city surrounded by the Pacific Ocean and San Francisco Bay.

Los Angeles, California:

From Stockton: Car, 5 hours; Bus, 8 hours; Plane, 1 hour

From Sacramento: Car, 6 hours; Bus, 8 hours; Plane, 1 hour

Enjoy chic fashion, youthful, urban culture and Southern California living in the movie capital of the world.

Las Vegas, Nevada:

From Stockton: Car, 7.5 hours; Bus, 15 hours; Plane, 1.3 hours

From Sacramento: Car, 8.5 hours; Bus, 14.5 hours; Plane, 1.25 hours

Discover the bright lights, glamour and active nightlife in this resort city, which is known for its fine dining, entertainment and casino culture.


Exciting Reasons to Explore

Want to study in the U.S. without crazy crowds or the stress of a giant city? Stockton and Sacramento, both in beautiful Northern California, offer thriving, culture-filled life in cities big enough to explore, but small enough to call your own.