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There are 6 ways to get from Martinez to San Francisco by train, 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

Train, BART  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Martinez Amtrak Station to Richmond Amtrak Capitol Corridor / ...
  2. Take the BART from Richmond BART Station to Civic Center/UN Plaza BART Station Red

$24 - $40

Cheapest option

Line 18 bus, BART  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the line 18 bus from Court St/Ward St to BART Pleasant Hill 316 / ...
  2. Take the BART from Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre BART Station to Civic Center/UN Plaza BART Station Yellow

$6 - $8

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Martinez Amtrak Station to Hercules Transit Center 30Z
  2. Take the bus from Hercules Transit Center to San Francisco Transbay Terminal Lynx

$7

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Martinez to San Francisco 35 miles

$190 - $240

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from Martinez to San Francisco 35 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  40 min

  1. Take an Uber from Martinez to San Francisco 35 miles

$50 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Martinez to San Francisco is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Martinez to San Francisco is to taxi which costs $190 - $240 and takes 40 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Martinez station to San Francisco. However, there are services departing from Martinez Amtrak Station and arriving at San Francisco Transbay Terminal via Hercules Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 28 min.

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The distance between Martinez and San Francisco is 23 miles. The road distance is 35 miles.

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The best way to get from Martinez to San Francisco without a car is to train and BART which takes 1 h 20 min and costs $23 - $45.

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It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to get from Martinez to San Francisco, including transfers.

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Martinez to San Francisco bus services, operated by WestCat, arrive at Martinez Amtrak Station.

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Martinez to San Francisco bus services, operated by WestCat Lynx, arrive at San Francisco Transbay Terminal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Martinez to San Francisco is 35 miles. It takes approximately 40 min to drive from Martinez to San Francisco.

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Map of how to get from Martinez to San Francisco.
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  • Distance: 23.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 20 min

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

You can take a bus from Martinez to San Francisco via Hercules Transit Center in around 1 h 28 min.

Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Martinez Amtrak Station to Richmond Amtrak
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$20 - $30
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Room
$120 - $180
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Richmond BART Station to Civic Center/UN Plaza BART Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre BART Station to Civic Center/UN Plaza BART Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
bart.gov
Bus operators
WestCat
Phone
(510) 724-7993
Website
westcat.org
Bus from Martinez Amtrak Station to Hercules Transit Center
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
westcat.org
WestCat Lynx
Phone
+1 510-724-7993
Website
westcat.org
Bus from Hercules Transit Center to San Francisco Transbay Terminal
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
westcat.org
County Connection
Website
cccta.org
Bus from Court St/Ward St to BART Pleasant Hill
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
cccta.org
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Martinez to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$45 - $60
Assist
$50 - $70
UberX
$50 - $70
WAV
$50 - $70
UberXL
$80 - $100
Select
$110 - $150
Black
$150 - $200
Black SUV
$170 - $220
Taxi from Martinez to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$190 - $240
Vallejo City Taxi Cab
Phone
+1 707-643-3333
Website
citytaxicabvallejo.com

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