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There are 6 ways to get from Foster City to San Francisco Zoo by bus, train, subway, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus, Caltrain, BART, line 57 bus  •  1h 47m

  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 Millbrae Caltrain
  3. Take the BART from Millbrae BART Station to Daly City BART Station Red
  4. Take the line 57 bus from Daly City Bart Station to Skyline Blvd & Lake Merced Blvd 57

$14 - $18

Cheapest option

Line 292 bus  •  2h 42m

  1. Take the line 292 bus from W Hillsdale Blvd & Edison St-Bay 6 to Bayshore Blvd & Industrial St 292

$7 - $9

4 alternative options

Bus  •  2h 22m

  1. Take the bus from El Camino Real & Hillsdale Blvd to Daly City BART-Bay 3 Ecr / ...

$7 - $9

Taxi  •  26m

  1. Take a taxi from Foster City to San Francisco Zoo 22.1 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  26m

  1. Drive from Foster City to San Francisco Zoo 22.1 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  26m

  1. Take an Uber from Foster City to San Francisco Zoo 22.1 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Foster City to San Francisco Zoo is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Foster City to San Francisco Zoo is to taxi which costs $120 - $150 and takes 26m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Foster City to San Francisco Zoo. However, there are services departing from Foster City Blvd:Metro Center Blvd and arriving at Skyline Blvd & Lake Merced Blvd via El Camino Real & Hillsdale Blvd and Daly City Bart Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 22m.

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The distance between Foster City and San Francisco Zoo is 18 miles. The road distance is 22.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Foster City to San Francisco Zoo without a car is to bus and Caltrain and BART and line 57 bus which takes 1h 47m and costs $14 - $19.

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It takes approximately 1h 47m to get from Foster City to San Francisco Zoo, including transfers.

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Foster City to San Francisco Zoo bus services, operated by SamTrans, depart from El Camino Real & Hillsdale Blvd station.

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Foster City to San Francisco Zoo bus services, operated by SamTrans, arrive at Daly City BART-Bay 3 station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Foster City to San Francisco Zoo is 22 miles. It takes approximately 26m to drive from Foster City to San Francisco Zoo.

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Map of how to get from Foster City to San Francisco Zoo.
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  • Distance: 17.6 miles
  • Duration: 1h 47m

What companies run services between Foster City, CA, USA and San Francisco Zoo, CA, USA?

SamTrans operates a bus from Foster City to San Francisco Zoo every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 1h 30m.

Train operators
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Millbrae BART Station to Daly City BART Station
Ave. Duration
14m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
bart.gov
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
San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency
Website
sfmta.com
Bus from Daly City Bart Station to Skyline Blvd & Lake Merced Blvd
Ave. Duration
12m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from El Camino Real & Hillsdale Blvd to Daly City BART-Bay 3
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Bus from W Hillsdale Blvd & Edison St-Bay 6 to Bayshore Blvd & Industrial St
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
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 San Francisco Zoo
Ave. Duration
26m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$45 - $60
Assist
$30 - $45
UberX
$30 - $45
WAV
$30 - $45
UberXL
$50 - $65
Select
$75 - $100
Black
$100 - $140
Black SUV
$120 - $160
Taxi from Foster City to San Francisco Zoo
Ave. Duration
26m
Estimated price
$120 - $150
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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