Sofia University is located in the heart of historic Palo Alto in the central San Francisco Bay Area. Sofia University is just minutes away from top companies such as Google, Apple, HP and Facebook provides the students with an environment rich in opportunities.In addition students at Sofia enjoy the benefits of living in a dynamic residential community, just a short trip from major activities and areas.

Check below for driving directions, methods of public transportation and airport information.

Directions to campus by car

On the Peninsula

From the North:

Highway 101

From southbound 101, take the Embarcadero Road/Oregon Expressway exit, and keep left at the fork ahead. Follow signs for Oregon Expressway and merge. Turn left onto West Bayshore Road, then continue onto Fabian Way. Turn right onto East Meadow Drive and continue straight. Sofia University will be on the right-hand side.

Interstate 280

From southbound 280, take exit 20 for Page Mill Road toward Arastradero Road/Palo Alto. Keep left at the fork, and follow signs for Arastradero Road East/Veterans Hospital/Pals Apls. Turn left onto Page Mill Road. Continue onto Oregon Expressway and turn right onto Middlefield Road. Turn left onto East Meadow Drive, then turn left onto East Meadow Circle. Sofia University will be on the right-hand side.

On the Peninsula

From the South:

Highway 101

From northbound 101, take exit 400C for San Antonio Road. Turn left onto San Antonio Road, and then turn right onto East Charleston Road. Turn right onto Fabian Way. Turn left onto East Meadow Drive, then continue straight onto East Meadow Circle. Sofia University will be on the right-hand side.

Interstate 280

From northbound 280, take exit 16 for El Monte Road. Keep right at the fork, and follow signs for El Monte Road East. Merge onto El Monte Road, then turn left onto Foothill Expressway. Make a slight right onto South San Antonio Road. Turn left onto East Charleston Road. Turn right onto Fabian Way. Turn left onto East Meadow Drive, and continue straight onto East Meadow Circle. Sofia University will be on the right-hand side.

From the East Bay:

Interstate 880

From southbound 880, take exit 21 toward Dumbarton Bridge. Merge onto westbound Interstate 84. Turn left onto Willow Rd. Take the ramp onto southbound 101. Take the Embarcadero Road/Oregon Expressway exit. Keep left at the fork, and follow signs for Embarcadero Road E/Oregon Expressway. Keep left at the fork, and follow signs for Oregon Expressway. Merge onto Oregon Expressway. Turn left onto West Bayshore Road, and continue onto Fabian Way. Turn right onto East Meadow Drive, and continue straight onto East Meadow Circle. Sofia University will be on the right-hand side.

Directions to campus by public transportation

Caltrain:

From northbound or southbound trains, get off at the Palo Alto station. Transfer to the #35 bus towards Downtown Mountain View. Get off the bus at Middlefield & Meadow. Walk up East Meadow Drive (if you see the Covenant Presbyterian Church, you’re going in the wrong direction). Make a left at East Meadow Circle. Sofia University will be on the right-hand side.

BART:

Take BART to the Millbrae station. Transfer to Caltrain, and follow the Caltrain directions above.

Airport information

Sofia University is 22.8 miles from the San Francisco International Airport, 31.7 miles away from the Oakland International Airport, and only 12.6 miles away from the Mineta San Jose International Airport.

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