Local Transportation and Lodging info for UCLA IPAM workshops
For travel between LAX and UCLA there are a number of options.
Taxi to/from the airport typically runs $35-40 USD each way and take
about 30 minutes.
A bus line run from the LAX transit center to/from UCLA:
Culver City Bus Line 6 - this is a large green bus ( weekend schedule
weekday schedule )
Cost is 0.75 one way (exact change) and the ride takes about 50 minutes.
Supershuttle (www.supershuttle.com) offers rides for around $25 per
person ($9 for each additional person who goes/comes from same location).
You can look them up on the web if you want to use this van service.
It is a shared van with multiple passengers and thus there will be multiple stops along the way.
The official IPAM hotel is the Doubletree Hotel Westwood on Wilshire Boulevard.
If you are not staying at the Guest House or need extra nights, this
is a good option. They have rooms with either one king bed or two double beds.
To book the IPAM rate ($110) at this hotel please follow
the instructions on the IPAM website.
Additional hotel information is also on the IPAM website including
value priced hotels and longer term housing options.