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There are 5 ways to get from Foster City to Cupertino by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Caltrain, line 54 bus  •  1h 58m

  1. Take the Caltrain from Hillsdale Caltrain to Sunnyvale Caltrain Local / ...
  2. Take the line 54 bus from Frances & Olson to Stelling & Hazelbrook 53 / ...

$9 - $14

Cheapest option

Bus, line 35 bus, line 81 bus  •  3h 14m

  1. Take the bus from El Camino Real & Hillsdale Blvd to Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 1 Ecr
  2. Take the line 35 bus from Palo Alto Transit Center to Mountain View Transit Center 35
  3. Take the line 81 bus from Castro & Villa to Stelling & Stevens Creek 81

$8 - $15

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  26m

  1. Take a taxi from Foster City to Cupertino 24.4 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  26m

  1. Drive from Foster City to Cupertino 24.4 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  26m

  1. Take an Uber from Foster City to Cupertino 24.4 miles

$35 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Foster City to Cupertino is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Foster City to Cupertino is to taxi which costs $130 - $170 and takes 26m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Foster City to Cupertino. However, there are services departing from Foster City Blvd:Metro Center Blvd and arriving at Stelling & Stevens Creek via El Camino Real & Hillsdale Blvd, Palo Alto Transit Center and Castro & Villa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 14m.

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The distance between Foster City and Cupertino is 21 miles. The road distance is 24.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Foster City to Cupertino without a car is to Caltrain and line 54 bus which takes 1h 58m and costs $9 - $15.

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It takes approximately 1h 58m to get from Foster City to Cupertino, including transfers.

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Foster City to Cupertino bus services, operated by SamTrans, depart from El Camino Real & Hillsdale Blvd station.

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Foster City to Cupertino bus services, operated by Santa Clara VTA, arrive at Stelling & Stevens Creek station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Foster City to Cupertino is 24 miles. It takes approximately 26m to drive from Foster City to Cupertino.

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There are 438+ hotels available in Cupertino. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Foster City to Cupertino.
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  • Distance: 21 miles
  • Duration: 1h 58m

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

You can take a bus from Foster City to Cupertino via El Camino Real & Hillsdale Blvd, Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 1, Palo Alto Transit Center, Mountain View Transit Center, and Castro & Villa in around 3h 14m.

Train operators
Caltrain
Phone
+1 650-508-6200
Website
caltrain.com
Train from Hillsdale Caltrain to Sunnyvale Caltrain
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Bus operators
Santa Clara VTA
Phone
+1 408-321-2300
Website
vta.org
Bus from Frances & Olson to Stelling & Hazelbrook
Ave. Duration
18m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
vta.org
Bus from Palo Alto Transit Center to Mountain View Transit Center
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
vta.org
Bus from Castro & Villa to Stelling & Stevens Creek
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
vta.org
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from El Camino Real & Hillsdale Blvd to Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 1
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Foster City to Cupertino
Ave. Duration
26m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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uber.com
UberPool
$45 - $60
Assist
$35 - $45
UberX
$35 - $45
WAV
$35 - $45
UberXL
$50 - $70
Select
$85 - $110
Black
$110 - $150
Black SUV
$130 - $170
Taxi from Foster City to Cupertino
Ave. Duration
26m
Estimated price
$130 - $170
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
https://www.sfmta.com/
Website
sfmta.com

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