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There are 5 ways to get from Foster City to Milpitas by bus, subway, train, tram, 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.

Recommended option

Bus, BART, line 217 bus  •  1 h 38 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 Warm Springs/South Fremont BART Station
  3. Take the line 217 bus from Warmsprings BART Station to N Milpitas Blvd:Beresford Ct 217

$8 - $10

4 alternative options

Caltrain, line 902 tram  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from Hillsdale Caltrain to Mountain View Caltrain Local / ...
  2. Take the line 902 tram from Mountain View Station to Tasman Station 902

$10 - $12

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Foster City to Milpitas 26.9 miles

$150 - $180

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Foster City to Milpitas 26.9 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  28 min

  1. Take an Uber from Foster City to Milpitas 26.9 miles

$35 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Foster City to Milpitas is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Foster City to Milpitas is to taxi which costs $150 - $180 and takes 28 min.

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The distance between Foster City and Milpitas is 22 miles. The road distance is 26.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Foster City to Milpitas without a car is to bus and BART and line 217 bus which takes 1 h 38 min and costs $8 - $11.

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It takes approximately 1 h 38 min to get from Foster City to Milpitas, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Foster City to Milpitas is 27 miles. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Foster City to Milpitas.

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There are 450+ hotels available in Milpitas. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Foster City to Milpitas.
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  • Distance: 22 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 38 min

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

There is no direct connection from Foster City to Milpitas. However, you can take the bus to Hayward BART Station, take the walk to Hayward BART Station, take the BART to Warm Springs/South Fremont BART Station, take the walk to Warmsprings BART Station, then take the line 217 bus to N Milpitas Blvd:Beresford Ct. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Foster City to Milpitas via El Camino Real:W Hillsdale Blvd, Hillsdale Caltrain, Mountain View Caltrain, and Mountain View Station in around 1 h 56 min.

Train operators
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Hayward BART Station to Warm Springs/South Fremont BART Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
bart.gov
Caltrain
Phone
+1 650-508-6200
Website
caltrain.com
Train from Hillsdale Caltrain to Mountain View Caltrain
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Santa Clara VTA
Phone
+1 408-321-2300
Website
vta.org
Tram from Mountain View Station to Tasman Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
vta.org
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 Warmsprings BART Station to N Milpitas Blvd:Beresford Ct
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Foster City to Milpitas
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$45 - $65
Assist
$35 - $50
UberX
$35 - $50
WAV
$35 - $50
UberXL
$55 - $75
Select
$90 - $120
Black
$120 - $160
Black SUV
$140 - $180
Taxi from Foster City to Milpitas
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$150 - $180
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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