There are 7 ways to get from Oakland Airport (OAK) to Walnut Creek by subway, bus, night bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

BART  •  1 h

  1. Take the BART from Coliseum BART Station to MacArthur BART Station Warm Springs/South Fremont - Richmond
  2. Take the BART from MacArthur BART Station to Walnut Creek BART Station Antioch - SFIA/Millbrae

$9 - $12

Cheapest option

Line 805 night bus, BART  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the line 805 night bus from Oakland International Airport to Thomas L Berkley Way 805
  2. Take the BART from 19th St. Oakland BART Station to Walnut Creek BART Station Antioch - SFIA/Millbrae

$5 - $7

5 alternative options

Line 73 bus, line 57 bus, BART  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the line 73 bus from Oakland International Airport to Eastmont Transit Center 73
  2. Take the line 57 bus from Eastmont Transit Center to MacArthur BART 57
  3. Take the BART from MacArthur BART Station to Walnut Creek BART Station

$8 - $9

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Oakland Airport (OAK) to Walnut Creek 23.3 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Oakland Airport (OAK) to Walnut Creek 23.3 miles

$2 - $4

Towncar  •  28 min

  1. Take a town car from Oakland Airport to Walnut Creek 23.3 miles

$130 - $180

Uber  •  28 min

  1. Take an Uber from Oakland Airport (OAK) to Walnut Creek 23.3 miles

$35 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Oakland Airport (OAK) to Walnut Creek is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oakland Airport (OAK) to Walnut Creek is to taxi which costs $130 - $160 and takes 28 min.

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The distance between Oakland Airport (OAK) and Walnut Creek is 16 miles. The road distance is 23.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Oakland Airport (OAK) to Walnut Creek without a car is to BART which takes 1 h and costs $9 - $13.

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It takes approximately 1 h to get from Oakland Airport (OAK) to Walnut Creek, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oakland Airport (OAK) to Walnut Creek is 23 miles. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Oakland Airport (OAK) to Walnut Creek.

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There are 155+ hotels available in Walnut Creek. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Oakland Airport (OAK) to Walnut Creek.
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  • Distance: 15.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h

What companies run services between Oakland Airport (OAK), USA and Walnut Creek, CA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Oakland Airport (OAK) to Walnut Creek. However, you can take the BART to Coliseum BART Station, take the BART to MacArthur BART Station, then take the BART to Walnut Creek BART Station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Oakland Airport (OAK) to Walnut Creek via Eastmont Transit Center, MacArthur BART, and MacArthur BART Station in around 1 h 40 min.

Train operators
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Coliseum BART Station to MacArthur BART Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
bart.gov
Subway from MacArthur BART Station to Walnut Creek BART Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
bart.gov
Subway from 19th St. Oakland BART Station to Walnut Creek BART Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
bart.gov
Bus operators
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from Oakland International Airport to Eastmont Transit Center
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
Bus from Eastmont Transit Center to MacArthur BART
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
Night bus from Oakland International Airport to Thomas L Berkley Way
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
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 Walnut Creek
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$35 - $50
UberX
$35 - $50
WAV
$35 - $50
UberXL
$55 - $70
Select
$75 - $100
Black
$100 - $130
Black SUV
$110 - $150
Taxi from Oakland Airport (OAK) to Walnut Creek
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
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
28 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Oakland Airport to Walnut Creek
Estimated price
$130 - $180

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