There are 5 ways to get from Half Moon Bay to San Francisco by bus, train, taxi, 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.

Recommended option

Line 294 bus, Caltrain  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the line 294 bus from Main / Miramontes to Hillsdale Blvd & Edison St-Hillsdale Shopping Ctr 294
  2. Take the Caltrain from Hillsdale Caltrain to San Francisco Caltrain Bullet / ...

$6 - $9

Cheapest option

Line 294 bus, bus  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take the line 294 bus from Main / Miramontes to Hillsdale Blvd & Edison St-Hillsdale Shopping Ctr 294
  2. Take the bus from W Hillsdale Blvd & Edison St-Bay 6 to Mission St & 9th St 292

$4 - $7

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Half Moon Bay to San Francisco 30.1 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Half Moon Bay to San Francisco 30.1 miles

$2 - $5

Uber  •  36 min

  1. Take an Uber from Half Moon Bay to San Francisco 30.1 miles

$40 - $60

What companies run services between Half Moon Bay, CA, USA and San Francisco, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Half Moon Bay to San Francisco via Hillsdale Blvd & Edison St-Hillsdale Shopping Ctr and W Hillsdale Blvd & Edison St-Bay 6 in around 2 h 34 min.

Train operators
Caltrain
Website
caltrain.com
Train from Hillsdale Caltrain to San Francisco Caltrain
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Bus operators
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from Main / Miramontes to Hillsdale Blvd & Edison St-Hillsdale Shopping Ctr
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Bus from W Hillsdale Blvd & Edison St-Bay 6 to Mission St & 9th St
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Half Moon Bay to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$60 - $85
ASSIST
$40 - $60
uberX
$40 - $60
WAV
$40 - $60
uberXL
$70 - $90
SELECT
$100 - $130
BLACK
$130 - $170
SUV
$150 - $190
Taxi from Half Moon Bay to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Half Moon Bay to San Francisco?

The distance between Half Moon Bay and San Francisco is 35 km. The road distance is 48 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Half Moon Bay to San Francisco?

The cheapest way to get from Half Moon Bay to San Francisco is to drive which costs $2 - $5 and takes 36 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Half Moon Bay to San Francisco?

The quickest way to get from Half Moon Bay to San Francisco is to taxi which takes 36 min and costs $160 - $200.

Is there a direct bus between Half Moon Bay and San Francisco?

No, there is no direct bus from Half Moon Bay to San Francisco. However, there are services departing from Main / Miramontes and arriving at Mission St & 9th St via W Hillsdale Blvd & Edison St-Bay 6. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 34 min.

How long does it take to get from Half Moon Bay to San Francisco?

It takes approximately 1 h 39 min to get from Half Moon Bay to San Francisco, including transfers.