General: Off Interstate 80 along the Bay in the City of Albany (stable area in Berkeley city limits), eight miles from downtown Oakland and 11 miles from San Francisco. Take 'Gilman Street' or 'City of Albany' exit.
Accessibility: From San Francisco, over the Bay Bridge to I-80 north; fromthe San Francisco Peninsula and points south, across the San Mateo Bridgeto Highway 880 north; from Sacramento Valley, Vallejo and Napa Valley, by way of Interstate 80; from Stockton and San Joaquin Valley via Interstate 580 to I-80; from Marin County and Redwood Empire, across the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge to Interstate 580 south. Golden Gate Fields is approximately 10 miles from Oakland International Airport and 25 miles from the SanFrancisco International Airport.
BART: Bay Area Rapid Transit service from San Francisco, Pittsburg, Richmond and Fremont. Exit at North Berkeley station and board the AC Transit shuttle bus direct to admission gates. Shuttle buses leave every 30minutes, beginning at 11:20 a.m. BART (510) 465-2271.
Mass Transit:Direct bus service departs from the San Francisco Transbay Terminal (First Street and Mission) beginning at 11:00 a.m., with buses leaving as they fill. Last bus departs at 1:00 p.m. Buses return at frequent intervals following last race. Bus fare is $3.50 each way. AC Transit (510) 817-1717.