Directions

ABAG is located on the first floor of the Joseph P. Bort MetroCenter, 101 8th Street, Oakland, CA 94607. We are directly across the street from the Lake Merritt Bart Station. See below for detailed driving directions and transit information, or click on the map for Google Maps directions.


Map

Driving Directions

From San Francisco:

  1. Cross the SF/Oakland Bay Bridge
  2. Continue eastbound on I-580.
  3. Take I-980 southbound to Downtown Oakland
  4. Just prior to merging with I-880, take Jackson Street exit--go straight (5th Street)
  5. Go 3 blocks to Oak Street--turn left
  6. Go 3 blocks to 8th Street--turn left

From South Bay:

  1. Take I-880 northbound towards Oakland
  2. Exit on Oak Street- turn right.
  3. Go 2 blocks to 8th Street- turn left.

From East Bay:

  1. From either Highway 24 or I-580, take I-980 toward Downtown Oakland
  2. Just prior to merging with I-880, take Jackson Street exit--go straight (5th Street)
  3. Go 3 blocks to Oak Street--turn left
  4. Go 3 blocks to 8th Street--turn left

From North Bay:

  1. Take I-80 to I-580 eastbound
  2. Take I-980 southbound to Downtown Oakland
  3. Just prior to merging with I-880, take Jackson Street exit--go straight (5th Street)
  4. Go 3 blocks to Oak Street--turn left
  5. Go 3 blocks to 8th Street--turn left

Public Transit Access

  • BART: Lake Merritt Station on the Fremont Line

  • AC Transit: Lines 11, 59, 59A,62, 35X, 36X

Parking

  • Oakland Museum: Underground parking, $2.50/hr, entrance on Oak between 11th & 12th (closed Monday and Tuesday)

  • Alco Parking Lot: Parking structure, $1.25/hr, 13th & Alice Streets

  • 2 hr. Metered Parking: Available on streets in the MetroCenter vicinity