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Getting Here and Getting Around

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Getting to UCR From the Airport 

 

From Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) 
Distance: 110 kilometers or 68 miles

  • If you scheduled a shuttle in advance with Super Shuttle, claim your baggage, go to the center island and look for an orange sign that reads “Share Ride.” Give your confirmation number to the Super Shuttle representative wearing a blue cap and jacket.
  • If you didn’t schedule a shuttle in advance, call Super Shuttle at 1-800-258-3826 to see if a ride is possible or make arrangements with another shuttle service.

From Ontario International Airport (ONT) 
Distance: 34 kilometers or 21 miles

  • If you scheduled a shuttle in advance with Super Shuttle, claim your baggage, then use the courtesy phone to call a Super Shuttle agent at #2897. You can also go to the right end of the center island and look for the sign that reads “Transport Service.” Give your confirmation number to the Super Shuttle representative wearing a blue cap and jacket.
  • If you didn’t schedule a shuttle in advance, call Super Shuttle at 1-800-258-3826 to see if a ride is possible or make arrangements with another shuttle service. 

 

Entering the United States

 

Whether entering the United States from land or air, you should be prepared to show the following documents at the port of entry:

  • Valid passport
  • Valid US entry visa (if applicable)
  • Valid Form I-20 or Form DS-2019
  • Receipt of SEVIS fee payment, known as the I-901

 

While You Are Here: Local Transportation

 

  • Bicycling at UC Riverside is safe and convenient with bike lanes, bike cages and a Cyclist Program
  • Riverside Transit Agency (RTA) provides free rides for UC Riverside students, while Metrolink offers transportation to five surrounding counties along a regional rail system.
  • Taxi and shuttle services operate in and around the Riverside area.
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