23rd International Mammalian Genome Conference: 1 - 4 November 2009, Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines, California.

Hilton La Jolla Torrey PinesConference Venue

Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines
10950 North Torrey Pines Road,
La Jolla, California,
USA 92037

T: 001 858 558 1500
F: 001 858 450 4584

Be inspired by one of the most exceptional settings in Southern California. Atop the bluffs of La Jolla, California, overlooking the legendary Torrey Pines Golf Course and the majestic Pacific Ocean sits the newly renovated, Four Diamond Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines hotel. You will experience a feeling of seclusion yet remain close to everything that San Diego, California has to offer.

The Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines hotel is conveniently located:

• 15 miles from the San Diego International Airport and downtown San Diego
• Minutes from La Jolla and Del Mar (Del Mar Racetrack)
• Right next to Torrey Pines Golf Course
• Near Birch Aquarium
• Glider Port Park
• Torrey Pines State Reserve
• La Jolla Shores

Car Park
The Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines can offer a rate of $10 for day self parking and $15 for day valet parking to all the IMGC delegates who are attending the conference but are staying somewhere else. The in-house IMGC delegates will pay an overnight parking concession of $15 for self parking and $17 for valet parking.

While La Jolla is known to be one of the most affluent communities in the United States, it has a down to earth feel due to the beautiful natural scenery and the helpfulness of its residents. Moreover, in addition to fine restaurants, beautiful beaches, hotels and art galleries, La Jolla is home to renowned institutions, such as the Scripps Institution of Oceanography and the Stephen Birch Aquarium & Museum.

Please visit the official tourist board website for further information

How to get to La Jolla

By Air:
San Diego International-Lindbergh Field Airport (3225 N Harbor Dr San Diego, CA 92101) Phone: 001 (619) 400-2400 is served by I-5 with connections to State Route 163, I-8 and I-15 and it is conveniently located three miles northwest of downtown San Diego.

These are the airlines that serve San Diego International Airport:
AeroMexico, Air Canada , AirTran Airways , Alaska Airlines, Alaska Commuter, Allegiant Air, American Airlines, American Eagle, Continental Airlines, Continental Connection, Delta Air Lines, Delta Connection, Frontier Airlines, Hawaiian Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Northwest Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Sun Country Airlines, United Airlines, United Express, US Airways, US Airways Express, Virgin America and WestJet.

For further information on ground transportation and contacts at San Diego Airport please click here.


Typical Minimum Charge

Bus Service

16.00 USD

Super Shuttle

18.00 USD

Rental Car

50.00 USD


Call hotel for information

By Bus:
Planning a trip is easy when you use the Online Transit Information System.

La Jolla is serviced by bus routes 30, 31, and 34/34A. For more information, visit www.sdcommute.com

By Train:
Amtrak Intercity and Coaster commuter trains link communities and travelers from as far away as Los Angeles and Orange Counties to downtown San Diego and coastal North County and, including stops in Old Town, Sorrento Valley, Solana Beach, Encinitas, Carlsbad and Oceanside.

The Coaster operates Monday-Saturday. There is no Sunday service, and no service on New Year's Day, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving or Christmas Day.

For additional information on connecting transit, fares, personalized travel planning and disabled services, call 800.COASTER (800.262.7837). For additional information on Amtrak service in San Diego, visit the Santa Fe Depot train station, telephone 1-800-USA-RAIL, or visit www.Amtrak.com or www.AmtrakCalifornia.com

By Car:
Please visit the following link for directions: http://www.lajollabythesea.com/about/directions.php


How to Get to Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines from San Diego International-Lindbergh Field Airport
Directions: From interstate 5, exit Genesee Avenue and head West. Stay on Genesee and it will curve right and become North Torrey Pines Road. Make a left on Science Park Road (Hilton Hotel Driveway)

Click here to get turn by turn directions.

Note: The map and directions are informational only. Please verify specific routes. The map and directions shown are provided as a guide for your convenience.


Conference organisers: In Conference Ltd. www.in-conference.org.uk