There are 7 ways to get from Mountain View to Sausalito 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, Marin Airporter  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from Mountain View Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain Bullet / ...
  2. Take the Marin Airporter from San Francisco Airport to Spencer Ave. Sausalito

$29 - $33

Cheapest option

Bus, line 30 bus  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 9 to San Bruno BART-Bay 5 Ecr
  2. Take the line 30 bus from Mission St & 5th St to Bridgeway & Turney St 30

$9 - $14

5 alternative options

Caltrain, line 30 bus  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from Mountain View Caltrain to San Francisco Caltrain Bullet / ...
  2. Take the line 30 bus from Mission St & 5th St to Bridgeway & Turney St 30

$12 - $16

Line 522 bus, bus, line 398 bus, Marin Airporter  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the line 522 bus from El Camino & Castro to Palo Alto Caltrain Station 22 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 9 to Redwood City Caltrain-Lane B Ecr
  3. Take the line 398 bus from Redwood City Caltrain-Lane B to SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level 398 / ...
  4. Take the Marin Airporter from San Francisco Airport to Spencer Ave. Sausalito

$26 - $28

Taxi  •  57 min

  1. Take a taxi from Mountain View to Sausalito 48.8 miles

$270 - $330

Drive  •  57 min

  1. Drive from Mountain View to Sausalito 48.8 miles

$4 - $7

Uber  •  57 min

  1. Take an Uber from Mountain View to Sausalito 48.8 miles

$70 - $90

What companies run services between Mountain View, CA, USA and Sausalito, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Mountain View to Sausalito via Palo Alto Caltrain Station, Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 9, Redwood City Caltrain-Lane B, SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level, and San Francisco Airport in around 2 h 32 min.

Train operators
Caltrain
Website
caltrain.com
Train from Mountain View Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Train from Mountain View Caltrain to San Francisco Caltrain
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Bus operators
Marin Airporter
Website
marinairporter.com
Bus from San Francisco Airport to Spencer Ave. Sausalito
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
marinairporter.com
Golden Gate Transit
Website
goldengate.org
Bus from Mission St & 5th St to Bridgeway & Turney St
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
goldengate.org
Santa Clara VTA
Website
vta.org
Bus from El Camino & Castro to Palo Alto Caltrain Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
vta.org
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 9 to Redwood City Caltrain-Lane B
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Bus from Redwood City Caltrain-Lane B to SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Bus from Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 9 to San Bruno BART-Bay 5
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Mountain View to Sausalito
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$70 - $90
ASSIST
$70 - $90
uberX
$70 - $90
WAV
$70 - $90
uberXL
$110 - $140
SELECT
$150 - $200
BLACK
$220 - $270
SUV
$240 - $300
Taxi from Mountain View to Sausalito
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$270 - $330
Lucky 7 Cab
Phone
+1 408-347-0777
Website
lucky7cab.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Mountain View to Sausalito?

The distance between Mountain View and Sausalito is 63 km. The road distance is 78 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Mountain View to Sausalito?

The cheapest way to get from Mountain View to Sausalito is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 57 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Mountain View to Sausalito?

The quickest way to get from Mountain View to Sausalito is to taxi which takes 57 min and costs $270 - $330.

Is there a direct bus between Mountain View and Sausalito?

No, there is no direct bus from Mountain View to Sausalito. However, there are services departing from El Camino & Castro and arriving at Spencer Ave. Sausalito via Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 9, Redwood City Caltrain-Lane B and San Francisco Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 32 min.

How long does it take to get from Mountain View to Sausalito?

It takes approximately 1 h 53 min to get from Mountain View to Sausalito, including transfers.