Travel & Accommodations

Travel & Accommodations


There are three major airports near Riverside: Ontario International Airport (ONT), Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and John Wayne Orange County Airport (SNA).

  • Ontario International Airport (ONT) is about 20 miles northwest of Riverside and is the most convenient air travel choice for domestic travel.
  • Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is about 70 miles west of Riverside.
  • John Wayne Orange County Airport (SNA) is about 45 miles southwest of Riverside.

Airport shuttle service is available from all airports.

Airport Shuttle Services

  • Prime Time Shuttle +1-800-733-8267  (800 RED-VANS)
  • Super Shuttle +1 800-258-3826 (800 BLUE-VAN).  All reservations must be made 24 hours in advance and prepaid with a credit card.
  • Secure Transportation + l-800-997-1952
  • Lucky Shuttle +1 (888) 595-8965 A small, Chinese-speaking shuttle service.  They do not take credit cards (cash or USD check).  Please check with them for details.

App Based Door to Door Car Service


There is no conference-designated hotel. There are several local hotels, near the University and in downtown Riverside.

Hotels may offer a UCR discount. Please mention UCR and the conference when you book and request the UCR rate if they have one:

Hotel bookings

  • Each participant is responsible for booking hotel accommodations, transportation to and from the airport to the hotel, and any car parking charges.
  • Each participant is responsible for room, service, and all incidental charges.
  • Hotel room rates do not include transportation to and from the Airport.

Walking distance to the university:

Courtyard by Marriott
1510 University Avenue
Riverside, CA 92507

+1 951-276-1200

Dynasty Suites
3735 Iowa Avenue
Riverside, CA 92507

+1 951-369-8200

Quality Inn Riverside
1590 University Ave
Riverside, CA 92507

+1 951-683-6000

Motel 6 Riverside, CA – UCR East
1260 University Ave,
Riverside, CA 92507

+1 951-784-2131

Downtown Hotels, 2.9 miles from the University:

Mission Inn Hotel & Spa
3649 Mission Inn Avenue
Riverside, CA 92501

+1 951-784-0300

The most charming.  A very limited number of rooms available.

Riverside Downtown Marriott
3400 Market Street
Riverside, CA 92501

+1 951-784-8000

Hyatt Place
3500 Market Street
Riverside, CA 92501

+1 951-321-3500

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