There are 6 ways to get from Berkeley to Pier 39 by subway, tram, bus, taxi, car, towncar or bike

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

BART, tram  •  46 min

  1. Take the BART from Downtown Berkeley BART Station to Embarcadero BART Station Richmond - Daly City/Millbrae
  2. Take the tram from Market St & Main St to The Embarcadero & Stockton St F

$6 - $7

Cheapest option

Bus, line 8 bus  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Shattuck Av:Center St to Salesforce Transit Center F
  2. Take the line 8 bus from 3rd St & Perry St to Bay St & Midway St 8 / ...

$5

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Berkeley to Pier 39 13.5 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Berkeley to Pier 39 13.5 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  20 min

  1. Take an Uber from Berkeley to Pier 39 13.5 miles

$23 - $30

Bikeshare  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Cycle from Mlk Jr Way At University Ave to The Embarcadero At Sansome St 13.3 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Berkeley to Pier 39 is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Berkeley to Pier 39 is to taxi which costs $75 - $95 and takes 20 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Berkeley to Pier 39. However, there are services departing from Shattuck Av:Center St and arriving at Bay St & Midway St via 3rd St & Perry St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 29 min.

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The distance between Berkeley and Pier 39 is 9 miles. The road distance is 13.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Berkeley to Pier 39 without a car is to BART and tram which takes 46 min and costs $6 - $7.

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It takes approximately 46 min to get from Berkeley to Pier 39, including transfers.

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Berkeley to Pier 39 bus services, operated by AC Transit, depart from Shattuck Av:Center St station.

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Berkeley to Pier 39 bus services, operated by San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency, arrive at Bay St & Midway St station.

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Map of how to get from Berkeley to Pier 39.
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  • Distance: 8.7 miles
  • Duration: 46 min

What companies run services between Berkeley, CA, USA and Pier 39, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Berkeley to Pier 39 via Salesforce Transit Center, 3rd St & Perry St, and Bay St & Midway St in around 1 h 29 min.

Train operators
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Downtown Berkeley BART Station to Embarcadero BART Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
bart.gov
San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency
Website
sfmta.com
Tram from Market St & Main St to The Embarcadero & Stockton St
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Bus operators
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from Shattuck Av:Center St to Salesforce Transit Center
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency
Website
sfmta.com
Bus from 3rd St & Perry St to Bay St & Midway St
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Berkeley to Pier 39
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$23 - $30
UberX
$23 - $30
WAV
$23 - $30
UberXL
$30 - $45
Select
$45 - $60
Black
$60 - $75
Black SUV
$65 - $90
Ford GoBike
Website
gbfs.fordgobike.com
Bike from Mlk Jr Way At University Ave to The Embarcadero At Sansome St
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Berkeley to Pier 39
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
SF Green Cab
Phone
+1 415-626-4733
Website
greencabsf.com
https://www.sfmta.com/
Website
sfmta.com
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 415.333.3333
Website
yellowcabsf.com
Taxi Bay Area
Phone
+1 408-541-1515
Website
taxibayarea.com
Vallejo City Taxi Cab
Phone
+1 707-643-3333
Website
citytaxicabvallejo.com

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