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There are 6 ways to get from Foster City to Vallejo by bus, subway, train, ferry, 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.

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Bus, BART, line 80 bus  •  2 h 11 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 El Cerrito del Norte BART Station
  3. Take the line 80 bus from El Cerrito Del Norte BART to Vallejo Transit Center 80 / ...

$11 - $12

5 alternative options

Bus, Caltrain, BART, line 80 bus  •  3 h 1 min

  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 El Cerrito del Norte BART Station Red
  4. Take the line 80 bus from El Cerrito Del Norte BART to Curtola Parkway & Napa 80 / ...

$19 - $24

Bus, line 6774 bus  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from E Hillsdale Blvd:Shell Blvd to Hayward BART Station M
  2. Take the line 6774 bus from Hayward, Ca to Oakland, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Thomas L Berkley Way to El Cerrito Del Norte BART Station 72R / ...

$18 - $28

Bus, ferry  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from W Hillsdale Blvd & Edison St-Bay 6 to Mission St & 1st St 292
  2. Take the ferry from San Francisco Ferry Building to Vallejo Ferry Terminal Vallejo - SF Ferry Building / ...

$17 - $22

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Foster City to Vallejo 51.5 miles

$5 - $8

Uber  •  58 min

  1. Take an Uber from Foster City to Vallejo 51.5 miles

$60 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from Foster City to Vallejo is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Foster City to Vallejo is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 58 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Foster City to Vallejo. However, there are services departing from E Hillsdale Blvd:Shell Blvd and arriving at Vallejo Transit Center via Hayward, Ca, Thomas L Berkley Way and El Cerrito Del Norte BART. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 36 min.

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The distance between Foster City and Vallejo is 38 miles. The road distance is 51.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Foster City to Vallejo without a car is to bus and BART and line 80 bus which takes 2 h 11 min and costs $11 - $13.

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It takes approximately 2 h 11 min to get from Foster City to Vallejo, including transfers.

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

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Foster City to Vallejo bus services, operated by AC Transit, arrive at El Cerrito Del Norte BART Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Foster City to Vallejo is 52 miles. It takes approximately 58 min to drive from Foster City to Vallejo.

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There are 114+ hotels available in Vallejo. Prices start at $89 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Foster City to Vallejo.
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  • Distance: 37.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 11 min

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

You can take a bus from Foster City to Vallejo via Hayward BART Station, Hayward, Ca, Oakland, Ca, Thomas L Berkley Way, and El Cerrito Del Norte BART in around 3 h 36 min.

Train operators
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Hayward BART Station to El Cerrito del Norte BART Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Millbrae BART Station to El Cerrito del Norte BART Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
bart.gov
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 Foster City Blvd:Metro Center Blvd to El Camino Real:W Hillsdale Blvd
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
Bus from Thomas L Berkley Way to El Cerrito Del Norte BART Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
Sol Trans
Website
soltransride.com
Bus from El Cerrito Del Norte BART to Vallejo Transit Center
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
soltransride.com
Bus from El Cerrito Del Norte BART to Curtola Parkway & Napa
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
soltransride.com
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 Oakland, Ca
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$8 - $12
Flexible
$14 - $18
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from W Hillsdale Blvd & Edison St-Bay 6 to Mission St & 1st St
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Ferry operators
Harbor Bay Ferry
Website
sanfranciscobayferry.com
Ferry from San Francisco Ferry Building to Vallejo Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
sanfranciscobayferry.com
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Foster City to Vallejo
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$60 - $80
Assist
$60 - $80
UberX
$60 - $80
WAV
$60 - $80
UberXL
$100 - $130
Select
$160 - $200
Black
$210 - $270
Black SUV
$230 - $290

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