There are 5 ways to get from Hayward to San Francisco by subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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What companies run services between Hayward, CA, USA and San Francisco, CA, USA?

AC Transit operates a bus from Hayward to San Francisco 4 times a day. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 44 min. Greyhound USA also services this route 4 times a day.

Train operators
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Hayward to Civic Center/UN Plaza
Avg. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
bart.gov
Bus operators
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from Foothill Blvd:John Dr to Transbay Temp Terminal
Avg. Duration
44 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Hayward, CA to San Francisco, CA
Avg. Duration
37 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
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Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$15 - $20
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Hayward to San Francisco
Avg. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$60 - $80
ASSIST
$40 - $55
uberX
$40 - $55
WAV
$40 - $55
uberXL
$60 - $80
SELECT
$90 - $120
BLACK
$120 - $160
SUV
$130 - $170
Taxi
Avg. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$150 - $180

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Hayward to San Francisco?

The distance between Hayward and San Francisco is 32 km. The road distance is 43 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Hayward to San Francisco?

The cheapest way to get from Hayward to San Francisco is to drive which costs $3 and takes 31 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Hayward to San Francisco?

The quickest way to get from Hayward to San Francisco is to taxi which takes 31 min and costs $180.

Is there a direct bus between Hayward and San Francisco?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Foothill Blvd:John Dr and arriving at Transbay Temp Terminal. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 44 min.

How long does it take to get from Hayward to San Francisco?

The BART from Hayward to Civic Center/UN Plaza takes 37 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.