- BART: Fast Response is located a quarter of a block from the Downtown Berkeley BART station. This station is served by the Red and Orange lines, with trains arriving every 15 minutes or less through most of the day. Taking BART is the best option to avoid parking hassles!
- AC Transit: The Alameda County Transit system has many buses that can bring you to Fast Response. Currently there are 14 lines that pass through Downtown Berkeley. Check their maps and schedules for the following lines: 1, 1R, 7, 18, 25, 49, 51B, 52, 65, 67, 88, 800, 851, or F.
- Amtrak: The Capitol Corridor route, which travels between Sparks, NV and San Jose, CA, makes a stop at the Berkeley (BKY) Amtrak station. From here, AC Transit route 51B can bring you down to the school. Sacramento residents can expect a 2.5 hour commute.
- 511: The 511.org website provides an excellent tool for planning complicated bay area trips by bus and train, including transferring between agencies at discounted prices.
- Parking Validation: Sorry, we do not validate parking.
- Metered Parking Lot: A metered parking lot is available on Berkeley Way between Shattuck Avenue and Milvia. Hours: M-F 5:15am-12am, Sa 8am-12am, Su 12pm-12am.
- Residential/Street Parking: West of Martin Luther King Jr. Way for up to two hours.
- Motorcycle Parking: Free parking for motorcycles is located on the corner of Allston Way and Harold Street (1/4 block from the school).
- Parking Garages: There are several parking garages in the area. These rates and hours are not guaranteed -- Please contact the garage prior to your visit.
$2.50 per hour. In by 8:30am, out by 6:00pm: $8.00 for the day.
Hours: Su-Th 6am-12am, Fr-Sa 6am-2am
Allston Way Garage (Great Western)/Standard Parking
$2.50 per hour, $14.50 per day. In by 8:30am, out by 6:00pm: $8.00 for the day.
Hours: Mo-Th 6am-12am, Fr 6am-2am, Sa 8am-2am, Su 8am-12am
Center Street Garage - Parking Concepts Inc. (PCI)
2025 Center St. between Milvia St. and Shattuck Ave. 510-649-9822
$1.00 first hour, $2.00 each hour after. $15.00 per day max.
Hours: Mo-Fr 5a-12a, Sa 7a-12a, Sun 12p-12p
Golden Bear Garage - Ampco System Parking
$3.00 per hour, $14.00 per day max. In by 9:30am, out by 6:30pm: $10.00 for the day.
Hours: Mo-Th 6am-10pm, Fr 8am-10pm, Sa 8am-6pm, Sun CLOSED
Oxford Street Surface Lot - Parking Concepts, Inc. (PCI)
Oxford St. between Allston Way and Kittredge St 510-843-1788
$2.00 first hour, $4.00 second hour, $8.00 third hour. $20 max.
Hours: Mo-Th 7am-1am, Fr-Sa 7am-2am, Su 8am-10pm
Promenade Garage - Douglas Parking
1936 Addison St. between MLK Jr. Way and Milvia St. 510-849-4959
$3.00 per hour, $10.00 per day.
Hours: Mo-Sa 7:30am-7pm
Al's Parking Lot
2109 Milvia St. between Addison St. and Center St.