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There are 7 ways to get from California Academy of Sciences to Pier 39 by bus, tram, taxi, towncar or foot

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Line 28 bus  •  55m

  1. Take the line 28 bus from Park Presidio Blvd & Fulton St to Van Ness Ave&North Point St SE-NS/BZ 28 / ...

$3

6 alternative options

Bus, line 8 bus  •  55m

  1. Take the bus from Fulton St & 8th Ave to Market St & 3rd St 5 / ...
  2. Take the line 8 bus from Kearny St & Geary St to Bay St & Midway St 8 / ...

$6

Tram  •  57m

  1. Take the tram from 9th Ave & Irving St to Metro Embarcadero Station N
  2. Take the tram from Market St & Main St to The Embarcadero & Stockton St F

$6

Bus, tram  •  1h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Fulton St & 8th Ave to McAllister St & Leavenworth St 5 / ...
  2. Take the tram from Market St & 8th St to The Embarcadero & Stockton St F / ...

$6

Taxi  •  11m

  1. Take a taxi from California Academy of Sciences to Pier 39 5.6 miles

$35 - $45

Uber  •  11m

  1. Take an Uber from California Academy of Sciences to Pier 39 5.6 miles

$15 - $21

Walk  •  1h 45m

  1. Walk from California Academy of Sciences to Pier 39 5.5 miles

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The cheapest way to get from California Academy of Sciences to Pier 39 is to line 28 bus which costs $3 and takes 55m.

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The quickest way to get from California Academy of Sciences to Pier 39 is to taxi which costs $35 - $45 and takes 11m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Park Presidio Blvd & Fulton St and arriving at Van Ness Ave&North Point St SE-NS/BZ. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25m.

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The distance between California Academy of Sciences and Pier 39 is 4 miles.

The best way to get from California Academy of Sciences to Pier 39 without a car is to line 28 bus which takes 55m and costs $3.

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The line 28 bus from Park Presidio Blvd & Fulton St to Van Ness Ave&North Point St SE-NS/BZ takes 25m including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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California Academy of Sciences to Pier 39 bus services, operated by San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency, depart from Park Presidio Blvd & Fulton St station.

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California Academy of Sciences to Pier 39 bus services, operated by San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency, arrive at Van Ness Ave&North Point St SE-NS/BZ station.

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There are 609+ hotels available in Pier 39. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from California Academy of Sciences to Pier 39.
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  • Distance: 4.1 miles
  • Duration: 55m

What companies run services between California Academy of Sciences, CA, USA and Pier 39, CA, USA?

San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency operates a bus from California Academy of Sciences to Pier 39 every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 25m.

Train operators
San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency
Website
sfmta.com
Tram from 9th Ave & Irving St to Metro Embarcadero Station
Ave. Duration
24m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Tram from Market St & Main St to The Embarcadero & Stockton St
Ave. Duration
16m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Tram from Market St & 8th St to The Embarcadero & Stockton St
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Bus operators
San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency
Website
sfmta.com
Bus from Park Presidio Blvd & Fulton St to Van Ness Ave&North Point St SE-NS/BZ
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Bus from Fulton St & 8th Ave to Market St & 3rd St
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Bus from Kearny St & Geary St to Bay St & Midway St
Ave. Duration
12m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Bus from Fulton St & 8th Ave to McAllister St & Leavenworth St
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from California Academy of Sciences to Pier 39
Ave. Duration
11m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$15 - $21
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UberPool
$35 - $45
Assist
$15 - $21
UberX
$15 - $21
WAV
$15 - $21
UberXL
$20 - $27
Select
$30 - $40
Black
$45 - $60
Black SUV
$60 - $80
Taxi from California Academy of Sciences to Pier 39
Ave. Duration
11m
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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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