There are 7 ways to get from Oakland Airport (OAK) to Stanford University by subway, bus, tram, train, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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BART, bus  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take the BART from Coliseum BART Station to Union City BART Station Warm Springs/South Fremont - Richmond / ...
  2. Take the bus from Union City BART to Stanford Oval Db

$12 - $14

6 alternative options

BART, tram, Caltrain  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the BART from Oakland International Airport BART Station to Coliseum BART Station
  2. Take the BART from Coliseum BART Station to Embarcadero BART Station
  3. Take the tram from Metro Embarcadero Station to King St & 4th St N / ...
  4. Take the Caltrain from San Francisco Caltrain to Palo Alto Caltrain

$19 - $22

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Oakland Airport (OAK) to Stanford University 30.4 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from Oakland Airport (OAK) to Stanford University 30.4 miles

$3 - $5

Shuttle  •  42 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Oakland Airport to Stanford University

$85 - $120

Towncar  •  42 min

  1. Take a town car from Oakland Airport to Stanford University 30.4 miles

$140 - $200

Uber  •  42 min

  1. Take an Uber from Oakland Airport (OAK) to Stanford University 30.4 miles

$45 - $65

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Oakland Airport (OAK) to Stanford University is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oakland Airport (OAK) to Stanford University is to taxi which costs $170 - $210 and takes 42 min.

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The distance between Oakland Airport (OAK) and Stanford University is 20 miles. The road distance is 30.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Oakland Airport (OAK) to Stanford University without a car is to BART and bus which takes 2 h 18 min and costs $12 - $15.

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It takes approximately 2 h 18 min to get from Oakland Airport (OAK) to Stanford University, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oakland Airport (OAK) to Stanford University is 30 miles. It takes approximately 42 min to drive from Oakland Airport (OAK) to Stanford University.

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Map of how to get from Oakland Airport (OAK) to Stanford University.
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  • Distance: 20 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 18 min

What companies run services between Oakland Airport (OAK), USA and Stanford University, CA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Oakland Airport (OAK) to Stanford University. However, you can take the BART to Coliseum BART Station, take the BART to Union City BART Station, take the walk to Union City BART, take the bus to Stanford Oval, then take the walk to Stanford University. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Oakland Airport (OAK) to Stanford University via Coliseum BART Station, Embarcadero BART Station, Metro Embarcadero Station, King St & 4th St, San Francisco Caltrain, and Palo Alto Caltrain in around 2 h 15 min.

Train operators
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Coliseum BART Station to Union City BART Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
bart.gov
Subway from Oakland International Airport BART Station to Coliseum BART Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
bart.gov
Subway from Coliseum BART Station to Embarcadero BART Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
bart.gov
San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency
Website
sfmta.com
Tram from Metro Embarcadero Station to King St & 4th St
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Bus operators
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from Union City BART to Stanford Oval
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 Stanford University
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$45 - $65
UberX
$45 - $65
WAV
$45 - $65
UberXL
$70 - $90
Select
$100 - $130
Black
$130 - $170
Black SUV
$150 - $190
Taxi from Oakland Airport (OAK) to Stanford University
Ave. Duration
42 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
42 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Oakland Airport to Stanford University
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Towncar from Oakland Airport to Stanford University
Estimated price
$140 - $200

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