Travel By Air

The three of the closest airports are Long Beach, John Wayne International and Los Angeles International airports.

Long Beach Airport (LGB)

Long Beach airport is only 3.5 miles away from the CSULB Campus, and can easily be reached by taxi cabs. Please note that, this is a domestic only airport offering daily flights to several major cities around the country (A complete list can be found here). The airport also has several car rental companies.

John Wayne International Airport (SNA)

John Wayne (aka Orange County) Airport is 19 miles to the CSULB campus. The airport offers daily flights from and to major destinations in the U.S., Canada and Mexico. The airport can be best reached using taxis, shuttle services and rental cars.

Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)

LAX is by far the largest airport in the region, serving 186 cities around the world with nonstop flights. The airport is 25 miles to the campus, and can be reached by taxis, rental cars, ride sharing and shuttle services.

Campus Parking

There are no free parking options available on campus. Daily or Short-Term permits can be purchased from the parking pay stations conveniently located within each lot. All parking pay stations accept credit cards and cash. If paying cash, please have exact change as NO CHANGE IS GIVEN. No refunds are provided for Daily or Short-Term parking purchases and all transactions are final.

CSULB uses the License Plate Recognition (LPR) permitting system; therefore, your license plate number will be requested at the time of purchase. Please have your license plate information with you prior to leaving your vehicle.

Daily Parking ($8.00)

Daily parking is valid in all lots designated as General Parking unless the space is otherwise restricted with posted signage. Daily parking is also allowed in lots designated as Restricted Parking after 5:30 p.m., and all day on weekends. Daily parking expires at 11:59 p.m. on the date purchased.

The following are the recommended parking options for the conference. For all other locations please review the campus map.

Icon Lots Restrictions
Unrestricted Parking Lots
Daily parking with no restrictions.
Restricted Parking Lots
Daily visitor parking allowed after 5:30 p.m. on weekdays, and all day on weekends

Click on the map icons for driving and walking directions.


We have reserved blocks of rooms at two area hotels (availability is based on a first-come first-serve basis). Each of these hotels is offering special rates and complimentary shuttle service to/from Long Beach Airport as well as to the CSULB campus for NACAL attendees.

Please use the following links to get these special rates.