Where To Stay
The BayRails IX Hotel was, we are tentatively planning to base ProRail 2024, here:
Crowne Plaza Foster City - San Mateo
1221 Chess Drive
Foster City CA, 94404
The Room rate is $ddd/night king, $ddd/night Two Queens. Parking is free. Local taxes apply, this rate is available until February 16, so don't delay.
These hotel room rates will be honored for Thursday - Sunday nights
The hotel is approximately 10 miles south of SFO airport, 22 miles across the bay from Oakland Airport (OAK), and 28 miles north of San Jose (SJC) airportCommercial vans service these airports and the hotel. Information is available on the airport web sites: SFO, OAK, SJC or from airport information desks.
For those traveling by rail, Amtrak's California Zephyr (#5 & 6) serves Oakland/Emeryville, and Amtrak's Coast Starlight (#11 or 14) serves San Jose and Oakland/Emeryville. There are connections via Caltrain from Diridon station and then a short Uber from Hillsdale Station.