Is there a Shuttle or Van Service to Esalen?
Beginning November 16, 2014, we will expand our shuttle van service and offer transportation from San Francisco International Airport (SFO) and San Jose International Airport (SJC) as well as Monterey Peninsula Airport (MRY) on Fridays and Sundays. For van service schedules and pricing on or after November 16, 2014, please click here.
Prior to November 16, 2014,we have van service on Fridays and Sundays from the Monterey Airport at approximately 4 pm and also in Monterey at approximately 4:20 pm at 438 Calle Principal between Jefferson and Franklin.
Look for the Monterey AirBus Station sign. It is located in front of a parking garage near the Montrio Bistro Restaurant. There is also a pick up at the Monterey Transit Center at the corner of Pearl and Alvarado, next to Ordway Drugs.
If you plan to use this service, please inform the Esalen office by fax at 831-667-2724 at least 24 hours prior to your arrival.
The $65 one-way fee (subject to change) is payable to the Esalen office when you check in. Return reservations may be made at that time. The only departing van service from Esalen is on Fridays and Sundays at approximately 5:30 pm. If you plan to use this departure service, please make sure that your plane reservations are after 8 pm.