Getting to SMC
United States Customs and Border Protection
When you land in the U.S., be prepared to show visa and financial documentation to a U.S. Customs and Border Protection Officer. Be sure to pack these important documents in your carry-on luggage as you will not have access to your checked luggage until after you have gone through U.S. Customs.
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It is recommended that you make travel arrangements to one of the following airports:
- Oakland International Airport (OAK)
- San Francisco International Airport (SFO)
Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART)
BART is a popular way to travel around the Bay Area. You can travel to and from both airports to Saint Mary's College by purchasing a ticket at any BART station.
BART stations closest to Saint Mary's College:
This is the local bus system that travels to and from Saint Mary's College and around Contra Costa County. Route 6 services the local Lafayette, Moraga and Orinda area with stops at Lafayette and Orinda BART stations and Saint Mary's College. Ride for free with your Saint Mary's student ID card!