HI Monterey – Directions to the Hostel | Monterey | HI USA

HI Monterey Hostel

778 Hawthorne Street
Monterey, California 93940
Call 1 (831) 649-0375

Directions to HI Monterey Hostel


Salinas is the closest Greyhound station. Take metro bus from Salinas to the Monterey Transit Plaza. Then take the #1 bus from the Transit Plaza to Irving Street, exit and continue on Irving crossing Lighthouse Ave. The hostel is 1 block on the left, at the corner of Irving and Hawthorne.

Free parking in lot behind hostel, access from Irving St.

Four blocks from Cannery Row at the corner of Irving and Hawthorne.

From the South: on Hwy 1 take the Pacific Grove/Pebble Beach/Hwy 68 West exit. Follow signs to Pacific Grove, turn right onto David Ave. Turn right onto Hawthorne St. at the 1st traffic light. The hostel is on Hawthorne one block on the left.

From the North: on Hwy 1 take Pacific Grove/Del Monte Ave exit. Stay in right lane, pass Fisherman’s Wharf and veer right into tunnel and right again onto Foam St. Counting traffic signals, turn left at the 5th traffic light onto Irving St. Continue on Irving for two blocks, the hostel is at the corner of Irving and Hawthorne.

Salinas Amtrak Station. Amtrak provides a bus from the Salinas Amtrak Station to the Monterey Transit Plaza. Ask the driver to stop at the hostel, otherwise follow directions by bus from the Transit Plaza above.

Monterey Peninsula Airport (MRY), 4.5 miles, take local bus #21 to the Monterey Transit Plaza then transfer to the #1 bus and follow directions by bus above.