Travel

Symposium GPS Address:  961 E 18th Ave. Eugene, OR 97403

Plane

The Eugene Airport, located approximately ten miles from downtown and campus, is serviced by Alaska Airlines, Allegiant, American Airlines, Delta, United Airlines, and flights connecting from any number of major airlines. For Eugene Airport information, call (541) 682-5544 or visit the Eugene Airport website. Additionally, check out Eugene Airport’s ground transportation webpage to get to campus once you’ve landed. It provides suggestions for taxis, rental cars, and Omni Shuttle. Lyft and Uber operate in Eugene.

Some visitors choose to fly into Portland and drive two hours south to Eugene. The Oregon Express Shuttle transports visitors from the Portland airport to UO’s campus. Portland International Airport’s ground transportation webpage is another great resource.

By Train, Bus, or Shuttle

Amtrak: 800-872-7245
Bolt Bus: 1-877-BOLTBUS
Greyhound-Trailways, Eugene: 541-344-6265
Lane Transit District (Eugene’s bus system): 541-687-5555

Driving Directions

From I-5 North

  1. Take exit 194 B
  2. Take exit 2 (Coburg Road exit) and stay to the left.
  3. Continue of Coburg Road for approx. 1 mile. This will take you over the river and the road will veer left and become Broadway.
  4. Stay in the Right Lane.
  5. Turn Right on to Patterson.
  6. Stay in the left lane for approx 1 mile.
  7. Turn Left on to 18th Ave.
  8. Proceed to the corner of 18th and Alder. The large, public parking lot will be on your left.

From I-5 South

  1. Take I-5 exit 192 (Franklin Blvd.)
  2. Continue in the Left Lane for approx. 2 miles.
  3. Turn Left on Orchard St.
  4. Proceed for .4 miles Turn Right on 19th Ave.
  5. Proceed for .7 miles Turn Right on Harris Street.
  6. Proceed for one block Turn Left on 18th Ave.
  7. The School and main public lot will be on your right. If you get to the light you’ve gone too far.

From Bend

  1. Take Highway 90 to Exit 135A (Highway 20).
  2. Take Highway 20 West approx. 45 miles to the OR-126 Junction (McKenzie Highway).
  3. Stay on OR-126/McKenzie Highway for approx. 75 miles.
  4. Take OR-126/McKenzie Highway Exit 2 (Coburg Road exit) and stay to the left.
  5. Continue of Coburg Road for approx. 1 mile. This will take you over the river and the road will veer left and become Broadway.
  6. Stay in the Right Lane.
  7. Turn Right on to Patterson.
  8. Stay in the left lane for approx 1 mile.
  9. Turn Left on to 18th Ave.
  10. Proceed to the corner of 18th and Alder. The large, public parking lot will be on your left.

From Florence

  1. OR-126 East for approx. 60 miles until it becomes 11th Ave. West.
  2. Turn Right on Bailey Hill Road.
  3. Stay on Bailey Hill Road for approx. .5 miles.
  4. Turn Left on 18th Ave.
  5. Stay on 18th Ave. for approx. 3.5 miles to the corner of 18th and Alder.
  6. The large, public parking lot will be on your left.