Directions and Parking

Berkeley Hillel
2736 Bancroft Way
Berkeley, California 94704
Berkeley Hillel is located at the south-east edge of UC Berkeley campus, at the intersection of Bancroft Avenue and Piedmont Avenue.

Campus Map

Bakar Auditorium

Via Car

From Hwy 80/880:

Take the University Ave exit and drive toward Berkeley. Follow University for 2 miles; turn right on Oxford St. At the third stop light turn left on Durant Ave. Go approx. 5 blocks; turn left on Piedmont Ave. At the next block, turn left on Bancroft Way.

From Hwy 24 West or Hwy 13 North:

Take Hwy 13/Tunnel Rd one mile to third stop light. Turn right on Claremont Ave. Jog to immediate left on Claremont Blvd. Follow Claremont Blvd as it forces a left turn. Turn right on Warring. After two long blocks, veer left toward light onto Piedmont at Dwight. Bancroft Way is the fourth left after the light.

Via Public Transportation

AC Transit: AC Transit buses #51, 52, 36, and 79 all stop within one block of the Hillel building.

BART: Get off at the “Downtown Berkeley” station.

Walk south on Shattuck Ave for 3 blocks. Turn left on Bancroft Way and walk up the hill for 6 long blocks.

Take the #49 or #51 AC Transit bus to Durant and College. Walk one block north to Bancroft and turn right.

Parking in Berkeley

Street Parking: The streets around Hillel provide 2-hour paid parking only.

Garages: Memorial Stadium Garage is available every day except football game days and is a 5-minute walk from Hillel, located on Gayley Road (Piedmont Ave. turns into Gayley Road), The Underhill parking garage is about 7 minutes away and is located on Channing Way near the corner of College Ave.