Travel options for:
Nearby airports San Rafael

San Francisco (SFO)  •  1 h 15 min

$20 - $21

Oakland (OAK)  •  45 min

$34

San Jose (SJC)  •  2 h 35 min

  1. ×2

$65 - $66

Sacramento (SMF)  •  3 h 41 min

  1. ×2

$33 - $70

Santa Rosa (STS)  •  1 h 7 min

$10 - $13

  • San Rafael Accommodation
  • Best Price Guarantee
  • Car Hire
  • Compare Best Rates
  • Things to do
  • View attractions

Travel from Nearby-Airports to San-Rafael

Bus or train from Nearby airports to San Rafael?

Marin Airporter operates a bus from San Francisco (SFO) to San Rafael hourly. Tickets cost $20 - $21 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min. Alternatively, SMART operates a train from Santa Rosa (STS) to San Rafael hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $13 and the journey takes 1 h 7 min.

Travel Guides

Travelling to the US: What do I need to know?Rome2rio’s travel guides to the US tell you the best ways to explore the country, from Amtrak to Greyhound to the New York Subway.
Why you should take the train in the USRome2rio has everything you need to know about travelling with Amtrak

How to get from Nearby airports to San Rafael

ModeDurationPrice
From San Francisco Airport Marin Airporter to San Rafael Transit Center.1 h 15 min$21
From Oakland Airport, CA bus to San Rafael, CA.45 min$34
From San Jose International Airport shuttle to San Francisco International Airport, walk to San Francisco Airport, then Marin Airporter to San Rafael Transit Center.2 h 35 min$66
From Terminal A bus to J St. at 4th St., walk to Sacramento Amtrak, train to Richmond Transit Station, walk to Richmond BART Station, BART to El Cerrito del Norte BART Station, then line 40 bus to San Rafael Transit Center Platform B.3 h 41 min$49
From Sonoma County Airport train to San Rafael.1 h 7 min$11

How long does it take to get from Nearby airports to San Rafael?

The Marin Airporter from San Francisco Airport to San Rafael Transit Center takes 1 h 15 min including transfers and departs hourly.

Is there a direct train between Nearby airports and San Rafael?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Sonoma County Airport and arriving at San Rafael. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 1 h 7 min.

Is there a direct bus between Nearby airports and San Rafael?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from San Francisco Airport and arriving at San Rafael Transit Center. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 15 min.

Operators from Nearby airports to San Rafael

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Marin AirporterMarin Airporter
Sonoma Airport Express+1 707-837-8700Sonoma Airport Express
Monterey BusMonterey Bus
Yolobus+1 530-666-2877Yolobus
Amtrak+1 1-800-872-7245Amtrak
BARTBART
Golden Gate Transit+1 415-921-5858Golden Gate Transit
SMART+1 707-794-3330SMART