There are 6 ways to get from Emeryville to San Francisco by bus, subway, 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

Bus  •  25 min

  1. Take the bus from 40th St:Horton St to Salesforce Transit Center C / ...

$3

5 alternative options

BART  •  30 min

  1. Take the BART from MacArthur to Civic Center/UN Plaza Richmond - Daly City/Millbrae / ...

$4 - $6

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Emeryville to San Francisco 10.8 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Emeryville to San Francisco 10.8 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  15 min

  1. Take an Uber from Emeryville to San Francisco 10.8 miles

$18 - $24

Bikeshare  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Cycle from Emeryville Town Hall to S Van Ness Ave At Market St 12.5 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Emeryville to San Francisco is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Emeryville to San Francisco is to taxi which costs $60 - $75 and takes 15 min.

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The distance between Emeryville and San Francisco is 8 miles. The road distance is 10.8 miles.

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The bus from 40th St:Horton St to Salesforce Transit Center takes 25 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from 40th St:Horton St and arriving at Salesforce Transit Center. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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Map of how to get from Emeryville to San Francisco.
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  • Distance: 8.3 miles
  • Duration: 25 min

What companies run services between Emeryville, CA, USA and San Francisco, CA, USA?

AC Transit operates a bus from Emeryville to San Francisco every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 25 min.

Train operators
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from MacArthur to Civic Center/UN Plaza
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
bart.gov
Bus operators
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from 40th St:Horton St to Salesforce Transit Center
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Emeryville to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$18 - $24
UberX
$18 - $24
WAV
$18 - $24
UberXL
$26 - $35
Select
$35 - $50
Black
$45 - $60
Black SUV
$50 - $70
Ford GoBike
Website
gbfs.fordgobike.com
Bike from Emeryville Town Hall to S Van Ness Ave At Market St
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Emeryville to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
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

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