There are 7 ways to get from Oakland Airport (OAK) to Lake Merritt by subway, night bus, taxi, car, shuttle 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

BART  •  20 min

  1. Take the BART from Oakland International Airport to Coliseum Oakland Airport - Coliseum
  2. Take the BART from Coliseum to Lake Merritt Dublin/Pleasanton - Daly City / ...

$8 - $10

Cheapest option

Line 805 night bus  •  42 min

  1. Take the line 805 night bus from Oakland International Airport to Lake Park Av:Lakeshore Av 805

$3

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Oakland Airport (OAK) to Lake Merritt 10.8 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Oakland Airport (OAK) to Lake Merritt 10.8 miles

$1 - $2

Shuttle  •  14 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Oakland Airport to Lake Merritt

$65 - $95

Towncar  •  14 min

  1. Take a town car from Oakland Airport to Lake Merritt 10.8 miles

$100 - $140

Uber  •  14 min

  1. Take an Uber from Oakland Airport (OAK) to Lake Merritt 10.8 miles

$19 - $25

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Oakland Airport (OAK) to Lake Merritt is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oakland Airport (OAK) to Lake Merritt is to taxi which costs $60 - $75 and takes 14 min.

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The distance between Oakland Airport (OAK) and Lake Merritt is 7 miles. The road distance is 10.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 20 min to get from Oakland Airport (OAK) to Lake Merritt, including transfers.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Oakland International Airport and arriving at Lake Park Av:Lakeshore Av. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 42 min.

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What companies run services between Oakland Airport (OAK), USA and Lake Merritt, CA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Oakland Airport (OAK) to Lake Merritt. However, you can take the BART to Coliseum then take the BART to Lake Merritt. Alternatively, AC Transit operates a vehicle from Oakland Airport (OAK) to Lake Merritt 5 times a day. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 42 min.

Train operators
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Oakland International Airport to Coliseum
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
bart.gov
Subway from Coliseum to Lake Merritt
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
bart.gov
Bus operators
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Night bus from Oakland International Airport to Lake Park Av:Lakeshore Av
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Oakland Airport (OAK) to Lake Merritt
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$60 - $80
ASSIST
$19 - $25
uberX
$19 - $25
WAV
$19 - $25
uberXL
$27 - $35
SELECT
$35 - $50
BLACK
$45 - $65
SUV
$55 - $75
Taxi from Oakland Airport (OAK) to Lake Merritt
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
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
Jayride
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Oakland Airport to Lake Merritt
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Towncar from Oakland Airport to Lake Merritt
Estimated price
$100 - $140

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