There are 5 ways to get from Mountain View to San Francisco by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Mountain View to San Francisco is to drive which costs $3 - $6 and takes 42 min.
The quickest way to get from Mountain View to San Francisco is to taxi which costs $220 - $270 and takes 42 min.
No, there is no direct bus from Mountain View to San Francisco. However, there are services departing from El Camino & Castro and arriving at Mission St & 11th St via Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 9 and Mission St & San Jose Ave. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 22 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Mountain View Caltrain and arriving at San Francisco Caltrain. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 47 min.
The distance between Mountain View and San Francisco is 33 miles. The road distance is 39.5 miles.
The best way to get from Mountain View to San Francisco without a car is to Caltrain which takes 47 min and costs $8 - $10.
The Caltrain from Mountain View Caltrain to San Francisco Caltrain takes 47 min including transfers and departs hourly.
Mountain View to San Francisco bus services, operated by SamTrans, depart from Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 9 station.
Mountain View to San Francisco train services, operated by Caltrain, depart from Mountain View Caltrain station.
The best way to get from Mountain View to San Francisco is to Caltrain which takes 47 min and costs $8 - $10. Alternatively, you can bus and line 14 bus, which costs $7 - $9 and takes 3 h 22 min.
What companies run services between Mountain View, CA, USA and San Francisco, CA, USA?
Caltrain operates a train from Mountain View to San Francisco hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $10 and the journey takes 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mountain View to San Francisco via Palo Alto Caltrain Station, Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 9, Mission St & John Daly Blvd, and Mission St & San Jose Ave in around 3 h 22 min.
Train from Mountain View Caltrain to San Francisco Caltrain
- Ave. Duration
- 47 min
- Estimated price
- $8 - $10
- Schedules at
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