The Department of Plant Sciences welcomes all guests and prospective students.
For general contact information:
Contact Dee Madderra for general information inquiries.
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About Davis, California
Davis is a small college community (population about 50,000), located in Yolo County in California's Central Valley, about 75 miles inland from San Francisco and 15 miles from the state capital of Sacramento.
For more information about the town, start with the Davis Community Network home page.
Sacramento Airport (SMF) is about 20 miles from Davis and San Francisco Airport (SFO) is about 90 miles from Davis.
Suggested transportation to/from Sacramento and San Francisco airports:
Amtrak/BART connection from San Francisco airport to Davis
Take BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit underground system) From SFO to Richmond. Transfer to Capitol Corridor Amtrak train from Richmond to Davis. Be sure to check BART/Amtrak schedules! This is not a good option for traveling late in the day.
For information about lodging accommodations, visit the Yolo County Visitors Bureau.
Parking on Campus
A valid UCD permit is required for parking on campus. Daily visitor permits are available at permit dispensing machines in Visitor Parking lots for $9 per day. The campus also offers reciprocity to faculty and staff for parking permits. For more information, contact http://taps.ucdavis.edu/parking/information/reciprocity.
Refer to Parking maps: http://taps.ucdavis.edu/parking/information/maps
Looking for a great place to eat? Davis has choices to satisfy any foodie cravings.