There are 6 ways to get from Milpitas to San Francisco by subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

BART  •  1h 25m

  1. Take the BART from Warm Springs / South Fremont to Civic Center / UN Plaza Gn-S

$7 - $12

5 alternative options

Line 217 bus, BART  •  2h 2m

  1. Take the line 217 bus from S Milpitas Blvd & Los Coches St to Fremont BART Station 217
  2. Take the BART from Fremont to Civic Center / UN Plaza Gn-S

$7 - $12

Bus  •  2h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Tasman & Alder to San Jose Diridon Station Express 181
  2. Take the bus from San Jose, Ca to San Francisco, Ca 6860 / ...

$14 - $22

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Milpitas to San Francisco 45.9 miles

$250 - $310

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from Milpitas to San Francisco 45.9 miles

$4 - $7

Uber  •  49 min

  1. Take an Uber from Milpitas to San Francisco 45.9 miles

$70 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from Milpitas to San Francisco is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Milpitas to San Francisco is to taxi which costs $250 - $310 and takes 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Milpitas to San Francisco. However, there are services departing from Tasman & Alder and arriving at San Francisco, Ca via San Jose, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 21m.

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The distance between Milpitas and San Francisco is 37 miles. The road distance is 45.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Milpitas to San Francisco without a car is to BART which takes 1h 25m and costs $7 - $12.

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It takes approximately 1h 25m to get from Milpitas to San Francisco, including transfers.

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Milpitas to San Francisco bus services, operated by Santa Clara VTA, depart from Tasman & Alder station.

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Milpitas to San Francisco bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at San Francisco, Ca station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milpitas to San Francisco is 46 miles. It takes approximately 49 min to drive from Milpitas to San Francisco.

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

BART operates a vehicle from Warm Springs / South Fremont to Civic Center / UN Plaza every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Milpitas to San Francisco via San Jose Diridon Station and San Jose, Ca in around 2h 21m.

Train operators
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Warm Springs / South Fremont to Civic Center / UN Plaza
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Fremont to Civic Center / UN Plaza
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Website
bart.gov
Bus operators
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from S Milpitas Blvd & Los Coches St to Fremont BART Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
AC Transit
Santa Clara VTA
Phone
+1 408-321-2300
Website
vta.org
Bus from Tasman & Alder to San Jose Diridon Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
vta.org
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Jose, Ca to San Francisco, Ca
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$29 - $45
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Milpitas to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$70 - $80
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$65 - $80
Assist
$70 - $80
UberX
$70 - $80
WAV
$70 - $80
Comfort
$95 - $110
UberXL
$110 - $130
Select
$150 - $170
Black
$200 - $230
Black SUV
$230 - $270
Taxi from Milpitas to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$250 - $310
Taxi San Jose
Phone
+1 408-459-8010
Website
taxisanjose.com

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