Transportation Information

Airports

San Francisco (SFO) — Largest local airport, approx. 70 miles from Land of Medicine Buddha. SFO is a major international airport, usually with best international prices, although getting from the airport to LMB will take longer and will be more expensive. See SFO’s page about ground transportation.

Mineta San Jose (SJC) — Mid-size local airport, 37 miles from Land of Medicine Buddha. SJC is a smaller international airport (with flights from Canada and Mexico), with good schedules and airfares from most major US airports. See SJC’s page about ground transportation.

Ground Transportation

(This is a courtesy reference list; Land of Medicine Buddha is not responsible for schedule or rate changes. All information needs to be confirmed with the shuttle or taxi service. Thank you for understanding.)

Car Rentals

Avis (800) 831-2847 or (831) 423-1244

Enterprise (800) 736-8222 or (831) 4267799

Thrifty Car Rental (800) 367-2277

Dave’s Cab: (831) 818-4099, www.davescab.com

By appointment; door to door service.

$90 one-way to/from San Jose Mineta Airport (13passengers)
$120 one-way to/from San Francisco International Airport (13 passengers)
$140 one-way to/from Oakland Airport (13 passengers)

Santa Cruz Experience: (831) 421-9883

By appointment; door to door service.

$55 one-way to/from San Jose Mineta Airport ($10 for each additional passenger)
$85 one-way to/from San Francisco International Airport ($10 for each additional passenger)

Early Bird Aiport Shuttle: (831) 462-3933

By appointment; door to door service.

$75 one-way to/from San Jose Mineta Airport (13 passengers)
$115 one-way to/from San Francisco International Airport (13 passengers)
$120 one-way to/from Oakland Airport (13 passengers)

USA Shuttle Service: (408) 666-8626

By appointment; door to door service.

$79 one-way from San Jose (12 passengers)
$130 one-way from San Jose (34 passengers)

Greyhound Bus: (800) 231-2222, www.greyhound.com

Call for schedules, fares, and information on transportation to the Santa Cruz Bus Depot. You can then use the Local Transportation options to drive from Santa Cruz to Land of Medicine Buddha.

Local Transportation Information

Local Bus Service

Santa Cruz Metro: (831) 425-8600, www.scmtd.com

The Metro can drop you off on the corner of Main St. and Soquel Dr. in Soquel. From that point there is no public transportation to Land of Medicine Buddha; you will need to call a taxi service.

Taxi Services

Taxi services cost approximately $15 from Main St/ Soquel Dr. or $20-30 from Santa Cruz.
Yellow Cab (from Santa Cruz): (831) 423-1234
Deluxe Cab (from Soquel, Capitola, or Aptos): (831) 475-3232 or (831) 688-2468

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Also see Maps and Directions

Remember: You will need the gate code if you arrive after hours. Get the code from your reservation confirmation email or from the main office.