There are 5 ways to get from Palo Alto to Foothill College by bus, taxi, car, towncar or foot

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Line 35 bus, line 40 bus  •  57 min

  1. Take the line 35 bus from Middlefield & Embarcadero to Showers & El Camino 35
  2. Take the line 40 bus from California & Rengstorff to Foothill College 40

$2

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Palo Alto to Foothill College 8.4 miles

$50 - $60

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Palo Alto to Foothill College 8.4 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  13 min

  1. Take an Uber from Palo Alto to Foothill College 8.4 miles

$15 - $20

Walk  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Walk from Palo Alto to Foothill College 7.7 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Palo Alto to Foothill College is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Palo Alto to Foothill College is to taxi which costs $50 - $60 and takes 13 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Palo Alto to Foothill College. However, there are services departing from Middlefield & Embarcadero and arriving at Foothill College via California & Rengstorff. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 57 min.

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The distance between Palo Alto and Foothill College is 6 miles. The road distance is 8.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Palo Alto to Foothill College without a car is to line 35 bus and line 40 bus which takes 57 min and costs $2.

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It takes approximately 57 min to get from Palo Alto to Foothill College, including transfers.

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Palo Alto to Foothill College bus services, operated by Santa Clara VTA, depart from Middlefield & Embarcadero station.

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Palo Alto to Foothill College bus services, operated by Santa Clara VTA, arrive at Foothill College station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Palo Alto to Foothill College is 8 miles. It takes approximately 13 min to drive from Palo Alto to Foothill College.

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There are 435+ hotels available in Foothill College. Prices start at $105 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 5.7 miles
  • Duration: 57 min

What companies run services between Palo Alto, CA, USA and Foothill College, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Palo Alto to Foothill College via California & Rengstorff and Foothill College in around 57 min.

Bus operators
Santa Clara VTA
Website
vta.org
Bus from Middlefield & Embarcadero to Showers & El Camino
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
vta.org
Bus from California & Rengstorff to Foothill College
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
vta.org
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Palo Alto to Foothill College
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$15 - $20
UberX
$15 - $20
WAV
$15 - $20
UberXL
$21 - $27
Select
$29 - $40
Black
$35 - $50
Black SUV
$40 - $60
Taxi from Palo Alto to Foothill College
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Lucky 7 Cab
Phone
+1 408-347-0777
Website
lucky7cab.com

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