There are 7 ways to get from Oakland Airport (OAK) to San Rafael by bus, subway, 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

Bus  •  1 h

  1. Take the bus from Oakland Airport, CA to San Rafael, CA

$34

Cheapest option

BART, line 40 bus  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the BART from Coliseum to El Cerrito del Norte Warm Springs/South Fremont - Richmond
  2. Take the line 40 bus from El Cerrito del Norte BART Station to Bellam Blvd & I-580 Off-Ramp 40 / ...

$11 - $15

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Oakland Airport (OAK) to San Rafael 31.5 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Oakland Airport (OAK) to San Rafael 31.5 miles

$3 - $5

Shuttle  •  37 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Oakland Airport to San Rafael

$85 - $130

Towncar  •  37 min

  1. Take a town car from Oakland Airport to San Rafael 31.5 miles

$150 - $210

Uber  •  37 min

  1. Take an Uber from Oakland Airport (OAK) to San Rafael 31.5 miles

$50 - $65

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Oakland Airport (OAK) to San Rafael is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oakland Airport (OAK) to San Rafael is to taxi which costs $170 - $210 and takes 37 min.

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The distance between Oakland Airport (OAK) and San Rafael is 25 miles. The road distance is 31.5 miles.

Get driving directions

The bus from Oakland Airport, CA to San Rafael, CA takes 1 h including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Oakland Airport, CA and arriving at San Rafael, CA. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

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What companies run services between Oakland Airport (OAK), USA and San Rafael, CA, USA?

Sonoma Airport Express operates a bus from Oakland Airport (OAK) to San Rafael every 3 hours. Tickets cost $34 and the journey takes 1 h.

Train operators
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Coliseum to El Cerrito del Norte
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
bart.gov
Bus operators
Golden Gate Transit
Phone
+1 415-921-5858
Website
goldengatetransit.org
Bus from El Cerrito del Norte BART Station to Bellam Blvd & I-580 Off-Ramp
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
goldengatetransit.org
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Oakland Airport (OAK) to San Rafael
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$70 - $95
ASSIST
$50 - $65
uberX
$50 - $65
WAV
$50 - $65
uberXL
$70 - $95
SELECT
$100 - $130
BLACK
$140 - $180
SUV
$150 - $200
Taxi from Oakland Airport (OAK) to San Rafael
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
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
37 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Oakland Airport to San Rafael
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Towncar from Oakland Airport to San Rafael
Estimated price
$150 - $210

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