Ridesharing and Alternative Transportation Options



Travel to and from a conference has a huge environmental impact. In order to help decrease Opportunity Green’s ecological footprint, please take a moment and consider the following transportation options before making your travel plans.

Carpooling to/from the Conference


There will be priority parking spaces for attendees who carpool at the conference at 1037 West 6th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90017.


Zimride Rideshare


Organize free and easy ride-shares with Zimride - a new spin on ridesharing using social networks. It will save you money, reduce carbon emissions and will be a great way to connect wiht people, including other Opportunity Green attendees!

In seconds you can set up a profile, book a ride in your area, or post a ride of your own. With Zimride profiles, you can check out interests, and feedback before you share a ride. To find a ride visit Zimride Rideshare to Opportunity Green



Shuttles to/from our Partnering Hotels and LAX


Free shuttles to and from the conference (LACS) will be available for attendees staying at our partnering hotels, The Standard and The O Hotel.

There will also be shuttles leaving directly from conference site to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on the last day of the conference available.


Public Transportation to/from the Conference


Public transportation from LAX to the Conference

  1. Take the Union Station FlyAway bus to Union Station
  2. Catch the Red or Purple Metro Rail Line to 7th Street /Metro Center Station.
  3. Exit to 7th Street/Figueroa
  4. Turn right, walk northeast on Figueroa towards Wilshire Blvd.
  5. Turn left onto W. 6th Street (continue walking up the bridge along W. 6th street)
  6. Continue until 1037 West 6th Street, Los Angeles CA 90017

Using the Metro Transit (Bus)


Please refer to LAMetro for rates and timetables.
The Metro Transit Stations closest to the conference are:

  • 6th/St. Paul (located right next to the conference)
  • Beaudry/5th Street

Bus that arrives at 6th/St. Paul Station:

  • 18 Bus towards 18 Wilshire/Western Station
  • 18 Bus towards 18 Wilshire/Vermont Station
  • 16/316 Bus towards 16 Cedars-Sinai

Buses that arrive at Beaudry/5th Street:

  • 760 Bus towards 760 Downtown LA - 5th - Beaudry

After arriving at Beaudry/5th Street:

  1. Head southwest on South Beaudry Avenue and walk towards West 5th Street
  2. Turn right onto West 6th Street
  3. Continue until 1037 West 6th Street, Los Angeles CA 90017

Using the Metro Rail


MetroRail Station closest to conference: 7th Street/Metro Center Station (Red, Purple, and Blue Lines)


Directions from 7th Street/Metro Center Station to OG Conference:

  1. Exit to 7th Street/Figueroa
  2. Turn right, walk northeast on Figueroa towards Wilshire Blvd.
  3. Turn left onto W. 6th Street (continue walking up the bridge along W. 6th street)
  4. Continue until 1037 West 6th Street, Los Angeles CA 90017

Metro



Biking to the Conference


There are many bike paths available in the Los Angeles Area. Please use the links provided below.

We will be providing bicycle racks on the conference site for attendees. They will be located next to the entrance (1037 West 6th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90017).


Bike Map 2010
Bike Map 2011
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JPG, 3MB

You can also get biking directions to LA Center Studios using Google Maps