Directions to USA Hostels San Francisco
Map & Directions
From Hollywood: try the door-to-door shuttle service provided by California Shuttle. Book at the front desk. Rates start as low as $25 for one way.
Cross to the other side of Market St. and walk up Powell St, following the cable cars. Turn left onto Post St. and walk three blocks to Jones St. The hostel will be on left side of street. The hostel's address is 711 Post Street.
From either Oakland Airport or San Francisco International Airport, take the Bart train to the Powell St. station. The Bart fair coming from Oakland is $4.05 and $8.65 from San Francisco Airport. From Oakland Airport, take the AirBart ($3) bus to the Coliseum Bart station. Take Bart train to Powell Street Station. Exit Powell station at cable car turnaround, follow directions above from Amtrak.
The Greyhound station is at Folsom Street and Main Street. Walk north on Main Street until you get to Market Street. Turn left onto Market Street. From Market street take a right onto Montgomery and then a quick left onto Post Street. Stay on Post Street for approximately 6 blocks. USA Hostels is on the left hand side, between Jones Street and Leavenworth Street. Look for the red canopy. The hostel's address is 711 Post Street.
From highway 5 North: Take highway 580 W to highway 80 W. Take 80 W over Bay Bridge ($5) to 5th St. exit. Stay left on exit ramp, stay in lanes for Harrison St. (Slight left from exit ramp.) Go two blocks on Harrison, turn right onto 7th St. Follow 7th across Market St. Street will curve to left and will become Leavenworth St. (Follow signs.) Take Leavenworth to Post St., turn right onto Post, hostel will be on right side of street.
Parking can usually be found on the street, or there is a parking garage located just 2 blocks away from the hostel that charges between $22 and $24 a night (depending on the day of the week). The garage is called Best Parking and is located at 525 Jones St, between Geary St and O'Farrell St. When you arrive, please ask for a discount coupon to get the USA Hostels guest rate. Street parking is free between 6pm and 7am.