There are 5 ways to get from Hayward to San Francisco by subway, bus, 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

BART  •  35 min

  1. Take the BART from Hayward to Powell St. Warm Springs/South Fremont - Daly City

$4 - $5

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Hayward, Ca to San Francisco, Ca 6834 / ...

$2 - $20

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hayward to San Francisco 26.9 miles

$150 - $180

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Hayward to San Francisco 26.9 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  31 min

  1. Take an Uber from Hayward to San Francisco 26.9 miles

$40 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hayward to San Francisco is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hayward to San Francisco is to taxi which takes 31 min and costs $150 - $180.

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

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The BART from Hayward to Powell St. takes 35 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hayward, Ca and arriving at San Francisco, Ca. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

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

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Hayward to San Francisco hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $20 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min. AC Transit also services this route 4 times a day.

Train operators
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Hayward to Powell St.
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
bart.gov
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Hayward, Ca to San Francisco, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$15 - $20
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from Foothill Blvd:John Dr to Transbay Temp Terminal
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Hayward to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$70 - $90
ASSIST
$40 - $55
uberX
$40 - $55
WAV
$40 - $55
uberXL
$60 - $80
SELECT
$90 - $120
BLACK
$120 - $150
SUV
$130 - $170
Taxi from Hayward to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$150 - $180

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