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There are 7 ways to get from Foster City to Berkeley by bus, subway, taxi, 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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Bus, BART  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from E Hillsdale Blvd:Shell Blvd to Hayward BART Station M
  2. Take the BART from Hayward BART Station to Downtown Berkeley BART Station Orange

$5 - $7

6 alternative options

BART  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the BART from Millbrae BART Station to Downtown Berkeley BART Station Red

$14 - $18

Bus, line 6774 bus, line 6 bus  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from E Hillsdale Blvd:Shell Blvd to Hayward BART Station M
  2. Take the line 6774 bus from Hayward, Ca to Oakland, Ca
  3. Take the line 6 bus from Thomas L Berkley Way to Oxford St:Addison St 6 / ...

$13 - $23

Bus  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from W Hillsdale Blvd & Edison St-Bay 6 to Mission St & 1st St 292
  2. Take the bus from Salesforce Transit Center to Shattuck Av:University Av 800 / ...

$8 - $9

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Foster City to Berkeley 32.8 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Foster City to Berkeley 32.8 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  38 min

  1. Take an Uber from Foster City to Berkeley 32.8 miles

$50 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Foster City to Berkeley is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Foster City to Berkeley is to taxi which costs $180 - $220 and takes 38 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Foster City to Berkeley. However, there are services departing from E Hillsdale Blvd:Shell Blvd and arriving at Oxford St:Addison St via Hayward, Ca and Thomas L Berkley Way. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 31 min.

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The distance between Foster City and Berkeley is 22 miles. The road distance is 32.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Foster City to Berkeley without a car is to bus and BART which takes 1 h 12 min and costs $5 - $8.

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It takes approximately 1 h 12 min to get from Foster City to Berkeley, including transfers.

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Foster City to Berkeley bus services, operated by AC Transit, depart from E Hillsdale Blvd:Shell Blvd station.

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Foster City to Berkeley bus services, operated by AC Transit, arrive at Oxford St:Addison St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Foster City to Berkeley is 33 miles. It takes approximately 38 min to drive from Foster City to Berkeley.

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Map of how to get from Foster City to Berkeley.
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  • Distance: 21.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 12 min

What companies run services between Foster City, CA, USA and Berkeley, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Foster City to Berkeley via Hayward BART Station, Hayward, Ca, Oakland, Ca, and Thomas L Berkley Way in around 2 h 31 min.

Train operators
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Hayward BART Station to Downtown Berkeley BART Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Millbrae BART Station to Downtown Berkeley BART Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
bart.gov
Bus operators
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from E Hillsdale Blvd:Shell Blvd to Hayward BART Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
Bus from Thomas L Berkley Way to Oxford St:Addison St
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
Bus from Salesforce Transit Center to Shattuck Av:University Av
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Hayward, Ca to Oakland, Ca
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$8 - $12
Flexible
$14 - $18
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from W Hillsdale Blvd & Edison St-Bay 6 to Mission St & 1st St
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Foster City to Berkeley
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$50 - $70
UberX
$50 - $70
WAV
$50 - $70
UberXL
$75 - $100
Select
$110 - $140
Black
$140 - $190
Black SUV
$160 - $210
Taxi from Foster City to Berkeley
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220
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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