Parking, Traffic, and Directions
Click here to learn about Downtown's parking program!
Latest update: Valet Parking Downtown on Friday/Saturday Nights Starts May 3
To assist with locating public parking, please see the downtown public parking map.
Directions to Downtown:
Highway 101 – If you are coming from north of Redwood City, take the Whipple Avenue exit off of the 101. The off-ramp will turn into Veterans Boulevard. At the light, don’t turn right on Whipple, but proceed straight for another quarter of a mile or so. Turn right on Middlefield Road and you are there! From south of Redwood City, take the Woodside Road exit. Take Woodside road south for about a half of a mile, and then turn right on Middlefield Road. After another half-mile or so you have arrived!
Interstate 280 – From north or south of Redwood City, take the Woodside Road exit. Head north on Woodside for about 3 miles, and turn left on Middlefield Road.
Caltrain - The Redwood City Caltrain stop is right in the heart of Downtown. Click here for Caltrain schedule information.
BART – Bay Area Rapid Transit doesn’t extend down to Redwood City yet, but the new SFO extension features a transfer point in Millbrae to the Caltrain, which will bring you right into Downtown.
SamTrans has multiple routes which provide access to Downtown Redwood City. Click here for route and schedule information.
Traffic and Transportation:
Please visit our Commuter Information page for links to traffic relief and transportation agencies, traffic information, and airports.