There are 6 ways to get from Foster City to Cupertino by bus, train, 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, Caltrain, line 54 bus  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from E Hillsdale Blvd:Center Park Ln to El Camino Real:W Hillsdale Blvd M
  2. Take the Caltrain from Hillsdale Caltrain to Sunnyvale Caltrain
  3. Take the line 54 bus from Frances & Olson to Hollenbeck & The Dalles 54

$9 - $11

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Caltrain, line 54 bus  •  2 h 26 min

  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 - $12

Bus, line 23 bus  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from E Hillsdale Blvd:Shell Blvd to Hayward BART Station M
  2. Take the bus from Hayward, Ca to San Jose, Ca
  3. Take the line 23 bus from 2Nd & Santa Clara to Stevens Creek & De Anza 23 / ...

$15 - $37

Taxi  •  26 min

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

$130 - $170

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Foster City to Cupertino 24.4 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  26 min

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

$40 - $50

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Foster City to Cupertino. However, there are services departing from E Hillsdale Blvd:Shell Blvd and arriving at Stevens Creek & De Anza via Hayward, Ca, Santa Clara & Montgomery and 2Nd & Santa Clara. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 36 min.

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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 bus and Caltrain and line 54 bus which takes 2 h 3 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 3 min to get from Foster City to Cupertino, including transfers.

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

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

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

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There are 393+ hotels available in Cupertino. Prices start at $104 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 21 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 3 min

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

You can take a bus from Foster City to Cupertino via Hayward BART Station, Hayward, Ca, San Jose, Ca, Santa Clara & Montgomery, Santa Clara & 2Nd, and 2Nd & Santa Clara in around 2 h 36 min.

Train operators
Caltrain
Phone
+1 650-508-6200
Website
caltrain.com
Train from Hillsdale Caltrain to Sunnyvale Caltrain
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Bus operators
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from E Hillsdale Blvd:Center Park Ln to El Camino Real:W Hillsdale Blvd
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
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
Santa Clara VTA
Phone
+1 408-321-2300
Website
vta.org
Bus from Frances & Olson to Hollenbeck & The Dalles
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Website
vta.org
Bus from Frances & Olson to Stelling & Hazelbrook
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Website
vta.org
Bus from 2Nd & Santa Clara to Stevens Creek & De Anza
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Website
vta.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Hayward, Ca to San Jose, Ca
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Foster City to Cupertino
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$40 - $50
UberX
$40 - $50
WAV
$40 - $50
UberXL
$55 - $75
Select
$80 - $110
Black
$110 - $140
Black SUV
$120 - $160
Taxi from Foster City to Cupertino
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
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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