Get to and from the Fair...
Getting to and from the Fair can be quick, easy, and convenient. There are a host of transportation options (many free, inexpensive, or that include Fair admission). Use the links below to learn more about biking, parking, shopper shuttles, and public transportation.
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Biking can be a very inexpensive, hassle-free, and exercise-rich way to get to the Fair. Search for bike routes here or here.
Directions. Need help locating the Del Mar Fairgrounds? We're here to help!
Fair Map. Once you've arrived, this map will help you locate all the fun rides, activities, booths, and exhibits. It will also assist you in navigating to restrooms, ATMs, facility restaurants, and information booths.
Parking. From paid parking to free shuttles off-site, we have many convenient options for those who choose to drive to the Fair.
Public Transportation is one of the easiest, least expensive, and safest ways to get to and from the Fair, even for those who wish to enjoy the Fair late into the evening!
Shopper Shuttle. Make a getaway while you're at the Fairâ€”take a break from the kids, from family, from friends, for any reason—while retaining your parking spot! And it's free!
For Fair Tripper tickets go to the North County Transit District website. Valid every day. Includes Fair admission and round-trip on COASTER, SPRINTER, or BREEZE.
Biking to the Fair. Bike racks are set up at the O'Brien Gate and the West Gate. You may lock your bikes at either location, using your own lock, at no charge. Search for bike routes here.