Monterey, California is located  is located on the southern edge of Monterey Bay, in the northern portion of California’s Central Coast. Monterey is served by Monterey Regional Airport (for shorter flights) and two international airports: San Jose International Airport (75 miles, 120 km north) and San Francisco International Airport (107 miles, 172 km north). Depending on where you are arriving from, you will likely fly into one of the two international airports and then take ground transportation to the Monterey area. There are a number of transportation options from each airport depending on how much money and time you are able to spend.

Monterey AirBus Airport shuttle service providing transportation to/from Monterey and all area airports: Monterey Regional Airport, San Jose International Airport, and San Francisco International Airport.

Modes of Transportation
to Monterey, California

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Monterey Regional Airport

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Taxis and Public Transporation
Car Rentals
Airport Parking
Airlines
Complimentary shuttle service for up to 4 people per trip is available between the Monterey Regional Airport and the Monterey Plaza Hotel. Call the hotel bell desk @ 831-646-1700 extension 5312 to arrange for service.

San Jose International Airport (75 miles, 120 km north of Monterey)

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Monterey AirBus Airport shuttle service
General Ground Transportation from/to San Jose airport
Train (use Santa Clara Amtrak train station, “SCC”)
Airport Parking

San Francisco (SFO) International Airport (107 miles, 172 km north of Monterey)

General Information
Monterey AirBus Airport shuttle service
General Ground Transportation from/to San Francisco airport
Airport Parking

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