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Last modified: 3/9/2012 3:34 PM

Driving Directions to the Elmwood Correctional Facility

The facility is located off Great Mall Parkway between Abel Street and Interstate 880 in Milpitas.  The address is 701 S. Abel St., Milpitas, CA 95035. The West Gate Elmwood Men’s visiting lobby faces the northbound lanes of Interstate 880 and is accessible via the Great Mall Parkway exit.

The visiting lobby for the Elmwood Complex Women's Facility is located on the north side of the Complex and is accessible via the West Gate parking lot.

From Interstate 680

Take the North Capitol Avenue exit in San Jose.  Proceed north about 3.6 miles.  Turn right on frontage road along northbound I-880 lanes to West Gate parking lot entrance.

From Interstate 880

Take the Great Mall Parkway exit. From southbound I-880, turn left from the exit, over the freeway overpass, then left again to the frontage road along I-880 to the West Gate parking lot.

From Northbound I-880

Continue north through the off-ramp intersection with Great America Parkway to the frontage road along I-880 to the West Gate parking lot.

Main Jail

The Main Jail is located at 150 W. Hedding St., San Jose, CA 95110, at the intersection with San Pedro Street.  The complex is approximately one block west of North First Street and one block east of Highway 87, in downtown San Jose.

From Interstate 880: Take the North First Street exit.  Proceed south on North First Street to West Hedding Street.  Turn right on West Hedding Street.  The complex is on the southwest corner of the intersection of West Hedding and San Pedro.

From U.S. 101: Merge to southbound Interstate 880. Exit at the North First Street exit.  Proceed south on North First Street to West Hedding Street.  Turn right on West Hedding Street to San Pedro.​​​