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There are 4 ways to get from Fairfield to San Francisco Airport (SFO) by train, subway, bus, car or towncar

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

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Train, BART

  1. Take the train from Suisun-Fairfield to Richmond
  2. Take the BART from Richmond to San Francisco International Airport

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Bus, BART

  1. Take the bus from Spring St & Suisun-Fairfield Amtrak to El Cerrito del Norte BART
  2. Take the BART from El Cerrito Del Norte to San Francisco International Airport

2 alternative options

Drive

  1. Drive from Fairfield to San Francisco Airport (SFO)

Towncar

  1. Take a town car from Fairfield to San Francisco Airport

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Fairfield to San Francisco Airport (SFO) is to drive which costs $5 - $9 and takes 1h 4m.

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The fastest way to get from Fairfield to San Francisco Airport (SFO) is to drive which takes 1h 4m and costs $5 - $9.

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No, there is no direct train from Fairfield to San Francisco Airport (SFO). However, there are services departing from Suisun-Fairfield and arriving at San Francisco International Airport via Richmond. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 17m.

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The distance between Fairfield and San Francisco Airport (SFO) is 48 miles. The road distance is 58.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Fairfield to San Francisco Airport (SFO) without a car is to train and BART which takes 2h 17m and costs $30 - $50.

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It takes approximately 2h 17m to get from Fairfield to San Francisco Airport (SFO), including transfers.

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Fairfield to San Francisco Airport (SFO) train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Suisun-Fairfield station.

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Fairfield 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 Fairfield to San Francisco Airport (SFO) is 58 miles. It takes approximately 1h 4m to drive from Fairfield to San Francisco Airport (SFO).

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Map of how to get from Fairfield to San Francisco Airport (SFO).
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  • Distance: 48.1 miles
  • Duration: 2h 17m

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

There is no direct connection from Fairfield to San Francisco Airport (SFO). However, you can take the train to Richmond, take the walk to Richmond, then take the BART to San Francisco International Airport. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Fairfield to San Francisco Airport (SFO) via El Cerrito del Norte BART and El Cerrito Del Norte in around 2h 41m.

Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Suisun-Fairfield to Richmond
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$29 - $45
BART
Phone
+1-510-464-6000
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Richmond to San Francisco International Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
bart.gov
Subway from El Cerrito Del Norte to San Francisco International Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
bart.gov
Bus operators
Sol Trans
Website
soltrans.org
Bus from Spring St & Suisun-Fairfield Amtrak to El Cerrito del Norte BART
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
soltrans.org
65+, Disabled, Medicare
$1 - $3
youth 6-18
$1 - $4
Adults 19-64
$2 - $5
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.

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Towncar from Fairfield to San Francisco Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$210 - $290
Private
$210 - $290

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