There are 5 ways to get from Palo Alto to Emeryville Station by bus, subway, train, taxi, car 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, BART  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Page Mill Rd:El Camino Real to Union City BART Db1
  2. Take the BART from Union City to MacArthur Warm Springs/South Fremont - Richmond

$6 - $7

4 alternative options

Caltrain, BART  •  2 h

  1. Take the Caltrain from California Ave Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain Local / ...
  2. Take the BART from Millbrae to MacArthur Richmond - Daly City/Millbrae

$12 - $17

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Palo Alto to Emeryville Station 38.3 miles

$210 - $260

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from Palo Alto to Emeryville Station 38.3 miles

$3 - $6

Uber  •  45 min

  1. Take an Uber from Palo Alto to Emeryville Station 38.3 miles

$60 - $80

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Palo Alto to Emeryville Station is to drive which costs $3 - $6 and takes 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Palo Alto to Emeryville Station is to taxi which costs $210 - $260 and takes 45 min.

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The distance between Palo Alto and Emeryville Station is 29 miles. The road distance is 38.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 48 min to get from Palo Alto to Emeryville Station, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Palo Alto, CA, USA and Emeryville Station, CA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Palo Alto to Emeryville Station. However, you can take the bus to Union City BART, take the walk to Union City, take the BART to MacArthur, take the walk to MacArthur BART Station, then take the bus to Horton at 59th. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Palo Alto to Emeryville Station via Millbrae Caltrain, Millbrae, MacArthur, and MacArthur BART Station in around 2 h.

Train operators
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Union City to MacArthur
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
bart.gov
Subway from Millbrae to MacArthur
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
bart.gov
Caltrain
Website
caltrain.com
Train from California Ave Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Bus operators
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from Page Mill Rd:El Camino Real to Union City BART
Ave. Duration
46 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 Palo Alto to Emeryville Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$75 - $95
ASSIST
$60 - $80
uberX
$60 - $80
WAV
$60 - $80
uberXL
$85 - $110
SELECT
$120 - $160
BLACK
$170 - $220
SUV
$190 - $240
Taxi from Palo Alto to Emeryville Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$210 - $260
Lucky 7 Cab
Phone
+1 408-347-0777
Website
lucky7cab.com

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