Getting Here & Around
We’re so proud to be located in the heart of the Monterey Peninsula, one of the top destinations in the world.
It’s easy to reach the North Fremont Business District in the City of Monterey. Take Highway 1 south from San Jose and exit on Canyon Del Rey (Highway 218). Turn left and drive to North Fremont Street and turn right to enter the North Fremont Business District Or, take Highway 1 north from Carmel and exit on North Fremont off of the freeway. From Highway 68 from the east, turn right on Canyon del Rey (Highway 218) and take it to North Fremont Street and turn left. From Highway 68 from the west, take Highway 68 to Highway 1 south and exit on North Fremont Street.
How to Get Around
Amtrak rail service is available daily through Salinas with bus connections to downtown Monterey.
Monterey-Salinas Transit has routes running daily throughout Monterey County. Fares are charged according to the distance and exact change is required.
We have a new protected bike lane! Bicycling is encouraged in the North Fremont Business District and throughout our surrounding communities. A comprehensive guide, Tips for Tourists Bicycling Monterey, is available online at no charge at www.bicyclingmonterey.org.
Monterey Peninsula Airport
For the Monterey Region and the California Central Coast, regular flights are available to San Francisco, San Diego, Los Angeles, Phoenix and Las Vegas where connecting flights can take you anywhere in the world. The five carriers that currently provide service from Monterey are affiliated with airlines around the world.
The Monterey Regional Airport offers a convenient and hassle-free experience. Boarding time and security checks are quick and efficient and long-term parking is just a few steps away. Enjoy the ease of flying to and from Monterey (MRY) on more than 40 flights in and out of the Monterey Airport daily.
Connections to San Jose and San Fransisco Airports are available through:
Adventure Tours: 831-375-2409
Monterey-Salinas Airbus: 800-291-2877 or 883-2871
Rental cars, taxis, and limousine services are available.
Maps, Directions, & Parking
Refer to our Contact page for directions to the North Fremont Business District.
Help Us Protect the Wonders of Monterey County!
We very much appreciate your help in keeping Monterey County beautiful and sustainable. Click here for tips on how to travel responsibly in Monterey.
Assistance & Resources
Emergency: Fire, Police, Ambulance
Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula
Phone: 831-656-1725 or
Monterey County Convention & Visitors Bureau