Directions

To the Sailor Group research labs at UC San Diego


Our laboratories and offices are located on the UC San Diego main campus in Pacific Hall, at the intersection of Scholars Drive South and La Jolla Shores Drive in La Jolla, California:

University of California, San Diego
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
Pacific Hall room 4140a (building 111 on the UCSD Map)
La Jolla, California 92093-0358

By car, the UCSD campus in La Jolla is about 25 minutes north of downtown San Diego and 20 minutes north of the San Diego airport (airport code SAN), 30 minutes south of Oceanside, 1 hour south of the UC Irvine campus, and 3 hours south of Los Angeles International Airport (airport code LAX).

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Driving directions from the North (Irvine or Los Angeles):

--South on Interstate 405 or 5 (I-405 feeds into I-5 a few miles south of Irvine)

--Exit La Jolla Village Drive, turn right, going west

--see continuation of directions below for your situation

Driving directions from the South (Downtown San Diego or San Diego Airport):

--North on Interstate 5

--Exit La Jolla Village Drive, turn left, going west

--see continuation of directions below for your situation

If you will be dropped off in front of the building and don't need to park a car:

--Pacific Hall is near the corner of North Torrey Pines Road and La Jolla Shores Drive:

--Go through 3 traffic lights as the road turns to the right and becomes North Torrey Pines Rd.

--At the 4th light, turn right at La Jolla Shores Dr.

----Pacific Hall is the 6-story building with blue window awnings (building 111 on the UCSD map)

--Prof. Sailor's office is 4140 on the 4th floor

If you will be parking a car and don't have a parking pass:

A small visitor information booth and parking pass vending machine is located just south of the intersection of Gilman Drive and Scholars Drive South/Osler Lane:

--Go through the traffic light and veer to the right to exit onto Gilman Drive going north

--After the flags, stop at the parking information booth on the right. They will provide suggestions for parking, a map, and directions to Pacific Hall

----Pacific Hall is the 6-story building with blue window awnings (building 111 on the UCSD map)

--Prof. Sailor's office is 4140 on the 4th floor