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

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Caltrain, line 4 bus  •  3h 3m

  1. Take the Caltrain from Hillsdale Caltrain to San Francisco Caltrain Local / ...
  2. Take the line 4 bus from Perry St & 3rd St to E Blithedale Ave & Hill St 4 / ...

$14 - $20

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Bus, line 4 bus  •  4h 3m

  1. Take the bus from W Hillsdale Blvd & Edison St-Bay 6 to Mission St & 1st St 292
  2. Take the line 4 bus from Fremont St btwn Folsom St & Howard St to E Blithedale Ave & Hill St 4

$8 - $13

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  44m

  1. Take a taxi from Foster City to Mill Valley 36 miles

$200 - $240

Drive  •  44m

  1. Drive from Foster City to Mill Valley 36 miles

$3 - $6

Uber  •  44m

  1. Take an Uber from Foster City to Mill Valley 36 miles

$45 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Foster City to Mill Valley is to drive which costs $3 - $6 and takes 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Foster City to Mill Valley is to taxi which costs $200 - $240 and takes 44m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Foster City to Mill Valley. However, there are services departing from Foster City Blvd:Metro Center Blvd and arriving at E Blithedale Ave & Hill St via W Hillsdale Blvd & Edison St-Bay 6 and Fremont St btwn Folsom St & Howard St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 3m.

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The distance between Foster City and Mill Valley is 28 miles. The road distance is 36 miles.

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The best way to get from Foster City to Mill Valley without a car is to Caltrain and line 4 bus which takes 3h 3m and costs $14 - $21.

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It takes approximately 3h 3m to get from Foster City to Mill Valley, including transfers.

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Foster City to Mill Valley bus services, operated by SamTrans, depart from W Hillsdale Blvd & Edison St-Bay 6 station.

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Foster City to Mill Valley bus services, operated by Golden Gate Transit, arrive at E Blithedale Ave & Hill St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Foster City to Mill Valley is 36 miles. It takes approximately 44m to drive from Foster City to Mill Valley.

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There are 441+ hotels available in Mill Valley. Prices start at $103 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Foster City to Mill Valley.
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  • Distance: 28.5 miles
  • Duration: 3h 3m

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

You can take a bus from Foster City to Mill Valley via W Hillsdale Blvd:Edison St, W Hillsdale Blvd & Edison St-Bay 6, Mission St & 1st St, and Fremont St btwn Folsom St & Howard St in around 4h 3m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Golden Gate Transit
Phone
+1 415-921-5858
Website
goldengatetransit.org
Bus from Perry St & 3rd St to E Blithedale Ave & Hill St
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
goldengatetransit.org
Bus from Fremont St btwn Folsom St & Howard St to E Blithedale Ave & Hill St
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
goldengatetransit.org
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from W Hillsdale Blvd & Edison St-Bay 6 to Mission St & 1st St
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Foster City to Mill Valley
Ave. Duration
44m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$50 - $70
Assist
$45 - $60
UberX
$45 - $60
WAV
$45 - $60
UberXL
$75 - $95
Select
$110 - $150
Black
$150 - $200
Black SUV
$170 - $220
Taxi from Foster City to Mill Valley
Ave. Duration
44m
Estimated price
$200 - $240
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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