Directions from around Southern California

Directions from around Southern California

There are many different ways to approach Occidental from around Southern California

From West Los Angeles

  • Take the San Diego Freeway (I-405) north to the Santa Monica Freeway (I-10) east.
  • Follow the Santa Monica Freeway (I-10) east to downtown Los Angeles to the Harbor Freeway (I-110) north, toward Pasadena.
  • Continue on the Harbor Freeway (I-110) north to the Golden State Freeway (I-5) and go north toward Bakersfield.
  • Continue on the Golden State Freeway (I-5) north to the Glendale Freeway (I-2) going toward Glendale.
  • From the Glendale Freeway (I-2) north, take the Verdugo Road exit.
  • Turn left at the end of the off-ramp onto Eagle Rock Boulevard.
  • Continue on Eagle Rock Boulevard and pass five stoplights to Westdale Avenue.
  • Turn right at Westdale Avenue and follow it until it ends at Campus Road.
  • At Campus Road, turn left and follow the signs to Visitor Parking.

From Pasadena and the San Gabriel Valley

  • Take the Foothill Freeway (I-210) west to its merger with the Ventura Freeway (I-134).
  • Follow the Ventura Freeway (I-134) west to the Colorado/Figueroa Boulevard exit.
  • Follow the Colorado Boulevard part of the exit and stay on Colorado to Eagle Rock Boulevard (about one mile).
  • Turn left on Eagle Rock Boulevard and continue past four traffic lights to Westdale Avenue.
  • Turn left on Westdale and follow it until it ends at Campus Road.
  • Turn left at Campus Road and follow the signs to Visitor Parking.
  • (Note: From the Inland Empire and other points east, you can take I-10 to I-210 and then follow the directions above.)

From the San Fernando Valley

  • Take the Ventura Freeway East (I-134) through Glendale to the Harvey Drive Exit.
  • Turn right at the end of the off-ramp and then turn left at the first light onto Broadway.
  • Follow Broadway east for three blocks as it travels under the freeway and then merges into Colorado Boulevard.
  • Continue on Colorado Boulevard to Eagle Rock Boulevard.
  • Turn right onto Eagle Rock Boulevard and continue four traffic lights to Westdale Avenue.
  • Turn left at Westdale Avenue and follow it until it ends at Campus Road.
  • At Campus Road, turn left and follow the signs to Visitor Parking.

From Downtown Los Angeles

  • Take the Golden State Freeway (I-5) and go north toward Bakersfield.
  • Continue on the Golden State Freeway (I-5) north to the Glendale Freeway (I-2) going toward Glendale.
  • From the Glendale Freeway (I-2) north, take the Verdugo Road exit.
  • Turn left at the end of the off-ramp onto Eagle Rock Boulevard.
  • Continue on Eagle Rock Boulevard and pass five stoplights to Westdale Avenue.
  • Turn right at Westdale Avenue and follow it until it ends at Campus Road.
  • Turn left at Campus Road and follow the signs to Visitor Parking.

From Northern California

  • Take U.S. I-101 south or the Golden State Freeway (I-5) south to the Ventura Freeway (I-134) east.
  • Take the Ventura Freeway East (I-134) through Glendale to the Harvey Drive Exit.
  • Turn right at the end of the off-ramp and then left at the light onto Broadway.
  • Follow Broadway as it merges into Colorado Boulevard.
  • Continue on Colorado Boulevard to Eagle Rock Boulevard.
  • Turn right onto Eagle Rock Boulevard and continue four traffic lights to Westdale Avenue.
  • Turn left at Westdale Avenue and follow it until it ends at Campus Road.
  • At Campus Road, turn left and follow the signs to Visitor Parking.

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