Directions, Parking, MTS Trolley/Bus Pass
DIRECTIONS TO START LINE
Traveling Southbound: take I-5 South, exit Front St., follow to Market St., turn left on Market St., follow to 5th Ave. Harbor Dr. is a few blocks south of Market St. Or for the Hilton and Convention Center parking garages, continue to Harbor Dr. See PARKING SUGGESTIONS section.
Traveling Northbound: take I-5 North, exit J St., turn left on J St., follow to 5th Ave. Harbor Dr. is a few blocks south of J St. Or for the Hilton and Convention Center parking garages, continue to Harbor Dr. See PARKING SUGGESTIONS section.
Please plan ahead and arrive early! Come enjoy a pre-race warm up session and secure your parking spot right next to the start line. Prior to 7 am premier parking is available in the Hilton San Diego Bayfront parking garage for a fee. After 7 am, limited parking is available for a fee in the Convention Center parking garage through the 5th Ave and Harbor Drive entrance, as well as surrounding lots. Parking meters in downtown San Diego are free on Sundays. Be sure to pay attention to posted signs.
TAKE THE TROLLEY!
Avoid the crowds and parking downtown, take the trolley or bus! Purchase an MTS Trolley/Bus Race Day Pass/Race Bib for $5.50 from us. Participants that pre-purchased an MTS Trolley/Bus Race Day Pass, your race bib will have an MTS stamp at the top. Participants must present their stamped race bib number to be identified as a pre-paid rider, no exceptions. Pass/Race Bib valid at any MTS Trolley or Bus station all day on 5/19/19. MTS Trolley/Bus Race Day pass per registered adult age 18 or older, good on race day only 5/19/19. Family Deal: Up to two children (age 12 and under) may ride free with a fare-paying adult (age 18 or older) on all MTS routes. This option is separate from the FREE bus shuttles and ferry after the race. To get your combo Day Pass/Race Bib in advance from us, you must select it when you register. (Day Pass does not include access to the COASTER.)
For detailed parking/transportation suggestions visit www.sdmts.com
For Coronado residents, buses are available to shuttle participants from Tidelands Park, on Glorietta Blvd., to the start line Downtown from 6:30-7:15 am. Parking is not available at Tidelands Park and is very limited around Coronado, so please arrive early to ensure this service.