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There are 6 ways to get from Foster City to Redwood City by bus, train, taxi, car, towncar or foot

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Bus  •  47m

  1. Take the bus from Foster City Blvd:Metro Center Blvd to El Camino Real:W Hillsdale Blvd M
  2. Take the bus from El Camino Real & Hillsdale Blvd to El Camino Real & Brewster Ave 295 / ...

$4 - $5

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Bus, Caltrain  •  51m

  1. Take the bus from Foster City Blvd:Metro Center Blvd to El Camino Real:W Hillsdale Blvd M
  2. Take the Caltrain from Hillsdale Caltrain to Redwood City Caltrain Local / ...

$5 - $7

Taxi  •  8m

  1. Take a taxi from Foster City to Redwood City 7 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  8m

  1. Drive from Foster City to Redwood City 7 miles

$1

Uber  •  8m

  1. Take an Uber from Foster City to Redwood City 7 miles

$17 - $23

Walk  •  2h 17m

  1. Walk from Foster City to Redwood City 7.2 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Foster City to Redwood City is to drive which costs $1 and takes 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Foster City to Redwood City is to taxi which costs $40 - $50 and takes 8m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Foster City to Redwood City. However, there are services departing from Foster City Blvd:Metro Center Blvd and arriving at El Camino Real & Brewster Ave via El Camino Real & Hillsdale Blvd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47m.

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The distance between Foster City and Redwood City is 5 miles. The road distance is 7 miles.

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The best way to get from Foster City to Redwood City without a car is to bus which takes 47m and costs $4 - $6.

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It takes approximately 47m to get from Foster City to Redwood City, including transfers.

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Foster City to Redwood City bus services, operated by AC Transit, depart from Foster City Blvd:Metro Center Blvd station.

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Foster City to Redwood City bus services, operated by SamTrans, arrive at El Camino Real & Brewster Ave station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Foster City to Redwood City is 7 miles. It takes approximately 8m to drive from Foster City to Redwood City.

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There are 378+ hotels available in Redwood City. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 5.4 miles
  • Duration: 47m

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

You can take a bus from Foster City to Redwood City via El Camino Real & Hillsdale Blvd in around 47m.

Train operators
Caltrain
Phone
+1 650-508-6200
Website
caltrain.com
Train from Hillsdale Caltrain to Redwood City Caltrain
Ave. Duration
12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Bus operators
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from Foster City Blvd:Metro Center Blvd to El Camino Real:W Hillsdale Blvd
Ave. Duration
11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from El Camino Real & Hillsdale Blvd to El Camino Real & Brewster Ave
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Foster City to Redwood City
Ave. Duration
8m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$35 - $50
Assist
$17 - $23
UberX
$17 - $23
WAV
$17 - $23
UberXL
$23 - $30
Select
$35 - $45
Black
$50 - $65
Black SUV
$65 - $85
Taxi from Foster City to Redwood City
Ave. Duration
8m
Estimated price
$40 - $50
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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