There are 5 ways to get from Millbrae to Palo Alto Caltrain Station by train, 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

Caltrain  •  23 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from Millbrae Caltrain to Palo Alto Caltrain Bullet / ...

$4 - $6

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from El Camino Real & Murchison Dr to Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 1 Ecr

$2 - $4

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Millbrae to Palo Alto Caltrain Station 19 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Millbrae to Palo Alto Caltrain Station 19 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  23 min

  1. Take an Uber from Millbrae to Palo Alto Caltrain Station 19 miles

$30 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Millbrae to Palo Alto Caltrain Station is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Millbrae to Palo Alto Caltrain Station is to Caltrain which costs $4 - $6 and takes 23 min.

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The distance between Millbrae and Palo Alto Caltrain Station is 16 miles. The road distance is 19 miles.

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The Caltrain from Millbrae Caltrain to Palo Alto Caltrain takes 23 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from El Camino Real & Murchison Dr and arriving at Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 1. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 24 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Millbrae Caltrain and arriving at Palo Alto Caltrain. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

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Map of how to get from Millbrae to Palo Alto Caltrain Station.
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  • Distance: 16.3 miles
  • Duration: 23 min

What companies run services between Millbrae, CA, USA and Palo Alto Caltrain Station, CA, USA?

Caltrain operates a train from Millbrae to Palo Alto Caltrain Station hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 23 min. Alternatively, SamTrans operates a bus from Millbrae to Palo Alto Caltrain Station every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 1 h 24 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from El Camino Real & Murchison Dr to Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 1
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 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 Millbrae to Palo Alto Caltrain Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$30 - $40
UberX
$30 - $40
WAV
$30 - $40
UberXL
$45 - $60
Select
$60 - $80
Black
$85 - $110
Black SUV
$90 - $120
Taxi from Millbrae to Palo Alto Caltrain Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
SF Green Cab
Phone
+1 415-626-4733
Website
greencabsf.com
https://www.sfmta.com/
Website
sfmta.com
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 415.333.3333
Website
yellowcabsf.com
Taxi Bay Area
Phone
+1 408-541-1515
Website
taxibayarea.com

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