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Directions to Palo Alto

Our address is:

Vista Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired
3200 Hillview Avenue, Suite 120
Palo Alto, CA  94304

Bus Schedules

from Hwy. 101

Exit at Oregon Expressway and continue straight at the light at El Camino Real (about 2 miles). As you cross El Camino, the street name changes to Page Mill Road.  Continue on Page Mill to the 5th stop light and turn left onto Porter Drive. Follow Porter to the first stop light at Hillview Avenue.  We are on your right, on the corner of Porter and Hillview. Turn right onto Hillview and right again into the first parking lot. #3200 is the building on your right.

from Hwy. 280


Exit at Page Mill Road and continue east, crossing Junipero Serra Boulevard./Foothill Expressway at the second  light. At the next stop light turn right onto Porter Drive. Follow Porter to the first stop light at Hillview Avenue. We are on your right, on the corner of Porter and Hillview. Turn right onto Hillview and right again into the first parking lot. #3200 is the building on your right.

on El Camino

Heading south, turn right onto Page Mill Road. Heading north, turn left onto Page Mill Road. Continue on Page Mill to the 4th stop light and turn left onto Porter Drive. Follow Porter to the first stop light at Hillview Avenue.  We are on your right, on the corner of Porter and Hillview. Turn right onto Hillview and right again into the first parking lot. #3200 is the building on your right.

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Park anywhere in the lot. Handicap parking spaces are available next to the building.

 

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Buses to 3200 Hillview Ave., Palo Alto


In the morning:

Commuter buses: only going 1 way in the morning and then return trips only 1 way in afternoon

VTA Bus Lines (please check the VTA website at vta.org for complete schedule and stops)

89 California Avenue Caltrain Station to Palo Alto VA Hospital
Begins  Southbound 6:36 a.m. till 9:13 a.m.,
Returns Northbound 3:42 p.m. till 6:20 p.m.

101 Camden and Highway 85 to Palo Alto
Begins: Northbound starting  6:16 A.M. 
Returns Southbound starting at 4:10 P.M.

102 South San Jose to Palo Alto (Santa Teresa Lightrail station)
Begins northbound starting at 5:50 A.M.
Returns southbound starting at 3:25 P.M.

103 Eastridge Transit Center to Palo Alto
Begins northbound at 5:08 A.M. 
Returns southbound  at 2:41 P.M.

104 Penitenicia Creek Transit Center to Palo Alto
Begins  northbound starting at 5:54 a.m. 
Returns southbound starting at 4:00 p.m.

Dumbarton Express (see schedule on vta.org website)
971   DB1 from Union City BART to Palo Alto
Begins Westbound starting at 5:26 a.m. 
Returns eastbound at 2:40 p.m.

Stanford Marguerite Shuttles (please check http://transportation.stanford.edu/marguerite/schedules.php complete schedule and stops)

Line RP from Palo Alto Train station goes during commute hours only in the morning starting at 6:28 a.m. Return trips 3:40 p.m.