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There are 7 ways to get from Foster City to San Jose Airport (SJC) by bus, train, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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Bus, Caltrain  •  1h 30m

  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 Santa Clara Caltrain Local / ...

$8 - $10

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Bus, line 522 bus  •  2h 37m

  1. Take the bus from El Camino Real & Hillsdale Blvd to Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 1 Ecr
  2. Take the line 522 bus from Palo Alto Transit Center to Santa Clara Transit Center 522 / ...

$8 - $15

Taxi  •  29m

  1. Take a taxi from Foster City to San Jose Airport (SJC) 26.9 miles

$150 - $180

Drive  •  29m

  1. Drive from Foster City to San Jose Airport (SJC) 26.9 miles

$2 - $4

Towncar  •  29m

  1. Take a town car from Foster City to San Jose Airport 26.9 miles

$120 - $170

Shuttle  •  29m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Foster City to San Jose Airport

$110 - $150

Uber  •  29m

  1. Take an Uber from Foster City to San Jose Airport (SJC) 26.9 miles

$35 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Foster City to San Jose Airport (SJC) is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Foster City to San Jose Airport (SJC) is to taxi which costs $150 - $180 and takes 29m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Foster City to San Jose Airport (SJC). However, there are services departing from Foster City Blvd:Metro Center Blvd and arriving at San Jose Airport Terminal A via El Camino Real & Hillsdale Blvd, Palo Alto Transit Center and Santa Clara Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 37m.

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The distance between Foster City and San Jose Airport (SJC) is 23 miles. The road distance is 26.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Foster City to San Jose Airport (SJC) without a car is to bus and Caltrain which takes 1h 30m and costs $8 - $11.

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It takes approximately 1h 30m to get from Foster City to San Jose Airport (SJC), including transfers.

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Foster City to San Jose Airport (SJC) bus services, operated by SamTrans, depart from El Camino Real & Hillsdale Blvd station.

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Foster City to San Jose Airport (SJC) bus services, operated by Santa Clara VTA, arrive at Santa Clara Transit Center station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Foster City to San Jose Airport (SJC) is 27 miles. It takes approximately 29m to drive from Foster City to San Jose Airport (SJC).

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There are 447+ hotels available in San Jose Airport (SJC). Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Foster City to San Jose Airport (SJC).
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  • Distance: 23 miles
  • Duration: 1h 30m

What companies run services between Foster City, CA, USA and San Jose Airport (SJC), USA?

You can take a bus from Foster City to San Jose Airport (SJC) via El Camino Real & Hillsdale Blvd, Palo Alto Transit Center, and Santa Clara Transit Center in around 2h 37m.

Train operators
Caltrain
Phone
+1 650-508-6200
Website
caltrain.com
Train from Hillsdale Caltrain to Santa Clara Caltrain
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
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 Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 1
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Santa Clara VTA
Phone
+1 408-321-2300
Website
vta.org
Bus from Palo Alto Transit Center to Santa Clara Transit Center
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
vta.org
Shuttles by Jayride
Shuttle from Foster City to San Jose Airport
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Shuttle
$110 - $150
Other operators
Private Transfers
Towncar from Foster City to San Jose Airport
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Private
$120 - $170
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Foster City to San Jose Airport (SJC)
Ave. Duration
29m
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 San Jose Airport (SJC)
Ave. Duration
29m
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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