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There are 6 ways to get from Fairmont San Francisco to San Francisco Airport (SFO) by subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Recommended option

BART  •  43 min

  1. Take the BART from Powell Street to San Francisco International Airport Yellow-S / ...

$8 - $10

Cheapest option

Line 292 bus  •  1h 11m

  1. Take the line 292 bus from Mission St & 5th St to SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level 292 / ...

$5

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Fairmont San Francisco to San Francisco Airport (SFO) 14.3 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Fairmont San Francisco to San Francisco Airport (SFO) 14.3 miles

$1 - $2

Shuttle  •  17 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Fairmont San Francisco to San Francisco Airport

$70 - $100

Towncar  •  17 min

  1. Take a town car from Fairmont San Francisco to San Francisco Airport 14.3 miles

$90 - $130

Fairmont San Francisco to San Francisco Airport (SFO) by walk and subway

The journey time between Fairmont San Francisco and San Francisco Airport (SFO) is around 34 min and covers a distance of around 16 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 29 min. Operated by BART, the Fairmont San Francisco to San Francisco Airport (SFO) service departs from Fairmont San Francisco and arrives in San Francisco International Airport. Typically 822 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
34 min
Fastest journey time:
29 min
Journey distance:
16 miles
Services per week:
822
Cheapest price:
$8
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:00
Last service departs at:
23:32

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Fairmont San Francisco to San Francisco Airport (SFO) walk and subway schedules

Departing Thursday, August 5, 2021

Fairmont San Francisco → 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

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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.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800-232-4636.

Last updated: 4 Aug 2021
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Fairmont San Francisco to San Francisco Airport (SFO) is to drive, which costs $1 - $2 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fairmont San Francisco to San Francisco Airport (SFO) is to taxi which costs $85 - $110 and takes 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Mission St & 5th St and arriving at SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 56 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Powell Street and arriving at San Francisco International Airport. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 31 min.

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The distance between Fairmont San Francisco and San Francisco Airport (SFO) is 12 miles. The road distance is 14.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Fairmont San Francisco to San Francisco Airport (SFO) without a car is to BART which takes 43 min and costs $8 - $10.

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The BART from Powell Street to San Francisco International Airport takes 31 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Fairmont San Francisco to San Francisco Airport (SFO) bus services, operated by SamTrans, depart from Mission St & 5th St station.

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Fairmont San Francisco to San Francisco Airport (SFO) train services, operated by BART, depart from Powell Street station.

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Fairmont San Francisco to San Francisco Airport (SFO) bus services, operated by SamTrans, arrive at SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level station.

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Map of how to get from Fairmont San Francisco to San Francisco Airport (SFO).
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  • Distance: 12.4 miles
  • Duration: 43 min

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

BART operates a vehicle from Powell Street to San Francisco International Airport every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $10 and the journey takes 31 min. Alternatively, SamTrans operates a bus from Mission St & 5th St to SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $5 and the journey takes 56 min.

Train operators
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Powell Street to San Francisco International Airport
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Website
bart.gov
Bus operators
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from Mission St & 5th St to SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Shuttles by Jayride

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
Shuttle from Fairmont San Francisco to San Francisco Airport
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$70 - $100
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 Fairmont San Francisco to San Francisco Airport
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Private
$90 - $130
Taxi from Fairmont San Francisco to San Francisco Airport (SFO)
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
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

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Fairmont San Francisco 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 Fairmont San Francisco to San Francisco Airport (SFO) is 14 miles. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Fairmont San Francisco to San Francisco Airport (SFO).

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