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There are 5 ways to get from Dublin to San Francisco Airport (SFO) by subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

BART  •  1h 34m

  1. Take the BART from West Dublin / Pleasanton to West Oakland Blue-S
  2. Take the BART from West Oakland to San Francisco International Airport Yellow-S

$13 - $17

Cheapest option

BART, line 292 bus  •  1h 59m

  1. Take the BART from West Dublin / Pleasanton to Montgomery Street Blue-S
  2. Take the line 292 bus from Mission St & 2nd St to SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level 292 / ...

$11 - $12

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dublin to San Francisco Airport (SFO) 32.5 miles

$180 - $230

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Dublin to San Francisco Airport (SFO) 32.5 miles

$3 - $5

Towncar  •  36 min

  1. Take a town car from Dublin to San Francisco Airport 32.5 miles

$140 - $200

Dublin to San Francisco Airport (SFO) by subway

The subway journey time between Dublin and San Francisco Airport (SFO) is around 1h 32m and covers a distance of around 46 miles. The fastest subway normally takes 1h 19m. Operated by BART, the Dublin to San Francisco Airport (SFO) subway service departs from West Dublin / Pleasanton and arrives in San Francisco International Airport. Typically 226 subways run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Subway route overview

Average subway time:
1h 32m
Fastest subway time:
1h 19m
Subways per week:
226
Cheapest price:
$13
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last subways

First subway departs at:
04:59
Last subway departs at:
21:24

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Dublin to San Francisco Airport (SFO) subway schedules

Dublin → San Francisco Airport (SFO)
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in San Francisco Airport (SFO) is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in San Francisco Airport (SFO) is recommended.

The social distance requirement in San Francisco Airport (SFO) is 2 metres.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dublin to San Francisco Airport (SFO) is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 36 min.

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The fastest way to get from Dublin to San Francisco Airport (SFO) is to taxi which takes 36 min and costs $180 - $230.

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No, there is no direct train from Dublin to San Francisco Airport (SFO). However, there are services departing from West Dublin / Pleasanton and arriving at San Francisco International Airport via West Oakland. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 34m.

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The distance between Dublin and San Francisco Airport (SFO) is 26 miles. The road distance is 32.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Dublin to San Francisco Airport (SFO) without a car is to BART which takes 1h 34m and costs $12 - $17.

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It takes approximately 1h 34m to get from Dublin to San Francisco Airport (SFO), including transfers.

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Dublin to San Francisco Airport (SFO) train services, operated by BART, depart from West Dublin / Pleasanton station.

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Dublin to San Francisco Airport (SFO) train services, operated by BART, arrive at San Francisco International Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dublin to San Francisco Airport (SFO) is 33 miles. It takes approximately 36 min to drive from Dublin to San Francisco Airport (SFO).

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There are 424+ hotels available in San Francisco Airport (SFO). Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Dublin to San Francisco Airport (SFO).
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  • Distance: 25.7 miles
  • Duration: 1h 34m

What companies run services between Dublin, CA, USA and San Francisco Airport (SFO), USA?

You can take a vehicle from Dublin to San Francisco Airport (SFO) via West Oakland in around 1h 34m.

Train operators
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from West Dublin / Pleasanton to West Oakland
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
bart.gov
Subway from West Oakland to San Francisco International Airport
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
bart.gov
Subway from West Dublin / Pleasanton to Montgomery Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
bart.gov
Bus operators
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from Mission St & 2nd St to SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Other operators
Jayride Private Transfers

Jayride is an online booking service for pick up or drop off at airports, using a pre-pay, fixed-price model. You’ll be provided with a choice of transfer companies, from luxury limos to maxi taxis, private cars to shuttle buses, depending on your journey, along with passenger reviews and star ratings. On booking, you’ll receive a confirmation email with the contact details of your transfer company and meeting instructions for your trip.

Contact Details
Towncar from Dublin to San Francisco Airport
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Private
$140 - $200
Taxi from Dublin to San Francisco Airport (SFO)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$180 - $230

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