For those seeking to escape urban clutter and experience life more naturally, Ukiah offers a getaway rich with activity, creativity, and small town charm.
Whether you're planning your visit to Ukiah for a group with a healthy case of wanderlust, a family ready for a reunion or a happy couple looking for a romantic getaway—visitors to Ukiah endearingly describe their getaways here as “far-out.” And our scenic location just off U.S. Highway 101 makes getting here both beautiful and easy.
Ukiah Municipal Airport (KUKI). 4,415-foot runway, 150-foot width, asphalt; lighted. Located one mile south of downtown Ukiah. Call (707) 467-2817 for more information.
Sonoma County Airport (STS) is just 55 miles south and 1 hour driving to Ukiah.
San Francisco International Airport (SFO) is approximately 127 miles south and 2.5 hours driving to Ukiah.
Sacramento International Airport (SMF) is approximately 138 miles southeast and 2.5 hours driving to Ukiah.
From San Francisco: US 101 North; Exit 549 Perkins St/Vichy Springs Rd; Turn left for downtown Ukiah.
From Sacramento: I-5 North toward Woodland; Take CA-20 exit 578 toward Clear Lake/Colusa; US 101 South toward Ukiah; Exit 549 Perkins St/Vichy Springs Rd; Turn left for downtown Ukiah.
From Medford: I-5 South toward Ashland; Take CA-20 exit 578 toward Colusa/Clear Lake; US 101 South toward Ukiah; Exit 549 Perkins St/Vichy Springs Rd; Turn left for downtown Ukiah.
From Los Angeles: I-5 North toward Sacramento; Take I-580 West toward Tracy/San Francisco; Then US 101 North; Exit 549 Perkins St/Vichy Springs Rd; Turn left for downtown Ukiah.
Leave the driving to someone else and visit Ukiah on Greyhound. For service schedules, tickets and more, go to greyhound.com or call (800) 231-2222. Mendocino Transit Authority (MTA) is a public bus system that serves Ukiah, the Mendocino Valley and coastal regions of Mendocino County. For schedules, fares and other information, go to mendocinotransit.org or call (707) 462-1422.
Mendocino Transit Authority (MTA, mendocinotransit.org) Has Dial-a-Ride service and operates shuttle service to Ukiah from Sonoma County Airport (STS) in Santa Rosa. Several hotels in Ukiah also can arrange shuttle services or referrals to their guests with advance notification. Please contact your hotel directly for local transportation availability.