Open Business Conference 2014

Transportation Options and Parking Information

From San Francisco International Airport

We recommend that you fly into San Francisco International Airport (Code SFO), which is an approximate 30-minute drive away from the hotel. The taxi cost for transportation to the hotel is $40-50. 

For guests who wish to take the train, the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) train runs between SFO and San Francisco every 15 - 20 minutes. Simply board the any San Francisco bound train at the BART station located in the international terminal. Exit the train at the Montgomery Street Station. The Palace Hotel is located at the corner of Market and New Montgomery Street, directly across from the train station. The total cost is $8.25. Travel time is approximately 45 minutes.

From Oakland International Airport

For an equally convenient alternative, we recommend that guests fly into the Oakland International Airport (Code OAK), which is an approximate 35-minute drive away from the hotel. The taxi cost for transportation to the hotel is $55-65.

Bay Area Rapid Transit System (BART) is also available for those who wish to take the train.  Air Bart Shuttle leaves every 10 minutes and is $3 per person.   It will take you to the nearest BART station, which is Oakland Coliseum.  Take any San Francisco bound train and exit the Montgomery Station.  We are located at the corner of New Montgomery and Market.  The cost for the BART train is $3.85 per person.  Trains arrive every 10-15 minutes, travel time 45 minutes.

Parking at the Palace Hotel

Our parking facility is located across from the hotel entrance. Pull up to the hotel and allow one of our valets to park for you, or drive directly to the garage and one of our attendants will take care of your vehicle. We can accommodate over 130 vehicles, including vehicles for the disabled and motorcycles. Hourly rates are available.

  • Valet parking fee: $59 per day (24 hour period)
  • Oversized vehicles will incur an extra fee of $5
  • Vehicles will have unlimited in and out privileges per every 24 hour period

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