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There are 3 ways to get from Foster City to Modesto by bus or car

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  3h 3m

  1. Take the bus from E Hillsdale Blvd:Shell Blvd to Hayward BART Station M
  2. Take the bus from Hayward, Ca to Modesto, Ca 6825

$15 - $32

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Bus Modesto Area Express  •  3h 40m

  1. Take the bus from E Hillsdale Blvd:Shell Blvd to Hayward BART Station M
  2. Take the bus from BART Dublin Station to Downtown Transit Center Max / Bart

$8 - $12

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Drive  •  1h 25m

  1. Drive from Foster City to Modesto 82.1 miles

$8 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Foster City to Modesto is to drive which costs $8 - $12 and takes 1h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Foster City to Modesto is to drive which costs $8 - $12 and takes 1h 25m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Foster City to Modesto. However, there are services departing from E Hillsdale Blvd:Shell Blvd and arriving at Modesto, Ca via Hayward, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 3m.

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The distance between Foster City and Modesto is 70 miles. The road distance is 82.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Foster City to Modesto without a car is to bus which takes 3h 3m and costs $15 - $35.

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

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

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Foster City to Modesto bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Modesto, Ca station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Foster City to Modesto is 82 miles. It takes approximately 1h 25m to drive from Foster City to Modesto.

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There are 47+ hotels available in Modesto. Prices start at $60 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 70.4 miles
  • Duration: 3h 3m

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

You can take a bus from Foster City to Modesto via Hayward BART Station and Hayward, Ca in around 3h 3m.

Bus operators
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from E Hillsdale Blvd:Shell Blvd to Hayward BART Station
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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 Modesto, Ca
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $30
Modesto Area Express
Website
modestoareaexpress.com
Bus from BART Dublin Station to Downtown Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
modestoareaexpress.com

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