There are 5 ways to get from Alameda to San Quentin State Prison by subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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BART, line 40 bus  •  1h 42m

  1. Take the BART from Fruitvale to El Cerrito del Norte Orange
  2. Take the line 40 bus from El Cerrito del Norte BART Station to Francisco Blvd E & Grange St 40

$6 - $10

4 alternative options

Bus, line 40 bus  •  2h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Santa Clara Av:Park St to Broadway:13th St 51A
  2. Take the bus from Broadway:14th St to San Pablo Av:Cutting Blvd 72R / ...
  3. Take the line 40 bus from El Cerrito del Norte BART Station to Francisco Blvd E & Grange St 40

$7 - $18

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Alameda to San Quentin State Prison 23.6 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Alameda to San Quentin State Prison 23.6 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  31 min

  1. Take an Uber from Alameda to San Quentin State Prison 23.6 miles

$42 - $47

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The cheapest way to get from Alameda to San Quentin State Prison is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Alameda to San Quentin State Prison is to taxi which costs $130 - $160 and takes 31 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Alameda to San Quentin State Prison. However, there are services departing from Santa Clara Av:Park St and arriving at Francisco Blvd E & Grange St via Broadway:14th St and El Cerrito del Norte BART Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 31m.

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The distance between Alameda and San Quentin State Prison is 18 miles. The road distance is 23.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Alameda to San Quentin State Prison without a car is to BART and line 40 bus which takes 1h 42m and costs $6 - $10.

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It takes approximately 1h 42m to get from Alameda to San Quentin State Prison, including transfers.

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Alameda to San Quentin State Prison bus services, operated by AC Transit, depart from Santa Clara Av:Park St station.

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Alameda to San Quentin State Prison bus services, operated by Golden Gate Transit, arrive at Francisco Blvd E & Grange St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Alameda to San Quentin State Prison is 24 miles. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from Alameda to San Quentin State Prison.

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There are 494+ hotels available in San Quentin State Prison. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Alameda to San Quentin State Prison.
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  • Distance: 18.2 miles
  • Duration: 1h 42m

What companies run services between Alameda, CA, USA and San Quentin State Prison, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Alameda to San Quentin State Prison via Broadway:13th St, Broadway:14th St, San Pablo Av:Cutting Blvd, El Cerrito del Norte BART Station, and Francisco Blvd E & Grange St in around 2h 31m.

Train operators
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Fruitvale to El Cerrito del Norte
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
bart.gov
Bus operators
Golden Gate Transit
Phone
+1 415-921-5858
Website
goldengatetransit.org
Bus from El Cerrito del Norte BART Station to Francisco Blvd E & Grange St
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
Golden Gate Transit
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from Santa Clara Av:Park St to Broadway:13th St
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
AC Transit
Bus from Broadway:14th St to San Pablo Av:Cutting Blvd
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
AC Transit
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Alameda to San Quentin State Prison
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$42 - $47
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uber.com
UberPool
$40 - $50
Assist
$42 - $47
UberX
$42 - $47
WAV
$42 - $47
Comfort
$55 - $70
UberXL
$60 - $70
Select
$90 - $105
Black
$120 - $140
Black SUV
$140 - $170
Taxi from Alameda to San Quentin State Prison
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 415.333.3333
Website
yellowcabsf.com
Taxi Bay Area
Phone
+1 408-541-1515
Website
taxibayarea.com
SF Green Cab
Phone
+1 415-626-4733
Website
greencabsf.com
https://www.sfmta.com/
Website
sfmta.com

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