RAND Locations: Santa Monica Office, Headquarters Campus

RAND Corporation, Santa Monica Office, Headquarters Campus
Pardee RAND Graduate School

1776 Main Street
Santa Monica, California 90401-3208

Tel: (310) 393-0411
Fax: (310) 393-4818

Getting There

RAND's headquarters campus is located in Santa Monica off the I-10 West, not far from the Los Angeles International Airport.  The building fronts on Main Street in Santa Monica.

Public Transportation

RAND may be conveniently accessed by public transportation serving the Los Angeles region. To explore options, visit: http://www.metro.net or http://www.bigbluebus.com.

Driving Directions:

  • Driving from the Los Angeles International Airport—Take the Sepulveda Boulevard North ramp. Merge onto Sepulveda Boulevard, traveling northward. Turn slight left onto Lincoln Boulevard and travel for approximately seven miles. Turn left on Pico Boulevard. Turn right at Main Street.
  • Driving from the east—Take the I-10 West to the 4th/5th Street exit. Turn left on 4th Street. Turn right on Olympic. Turn left on Main Street. Visitor parking immediately visible on the right.
  • Driving from the north—Take the I-405 South. Take the I-10 ramp towards Los Angeles/Santa Monica. Merge onto the I-10 West ramp. Take the 1-10 West to the 4th/5th Street exit. Turn left on 4th Street. Turn right on Olympic. Turn left on Main Street. Visitor parking immediately visible on the right.
  • Driving from the south—Take the 1-405 North. Take the I-10 ramp towards Santa Monica/Los Angeles. Merge onto the I-10 West ramp. Take the 1-10 West to the 4th/5th Street exit. Turn left on 4th Street. Turn right on Olympic. Turn left on Main Street. Visitor parking immediately visible on the right.

Parking

The north garage entry/exit on Main Street is currently closed due to construction. Visitors should enter and exit via the south end of the garage. Early arrivals (5:30 a.m. to 7:30 a.m.) must use the intercom (located near the garage entrance) to gain permission to enter.

Meter-free parking is available on the street after 6 p.m.

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Entering the Building

Visitors who park in the underground parking must enter the courtyard through the elevators in the garage. Visitors who enter from the street entrance next to the wood-slatted wall must use the intercom near the door to gain permission to enter the courtyard. Once inside, proceed to the main reception desk in the lobby at the south end (left side) of the courtyard.

Conferences

Delivery Information for Trucks

Our loading dock is located at the back of the building, off Vicente Terrace.

Operating hours are from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.
After hours, call (310) 393-0411, ext. 7564.

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