There are 6 ways to get from Pier 39 to Berkeley by tram, subway, bus, taxi, car, towncar or bike

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

Tram, BART  •  56 min

  1. Take the tram from Beach St & Stockton St to Market St & Drumm St F
  2. Take the BART from Embarcadero to Downtown Berkeley Richmond - Daly City/Millbrae

$6 - $7

5 alternative options

Line 8 bus, bus  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the line 8 bus from North Point St & Stockton St to Cyril Magnin St & Market St 8
  2. Take the bus from Salesforce Transit Center to Shattuck Sq:Center St F / ...

$9

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pier 39 to Berkeley 13.1 miles

$75 - $90

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Pier 39 to Berkeley 13.1 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  20 min

  1. Take an Uber from Pier 39 to Berkeley 13.1 miles

$21 - $28

Bikeshare  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Cycle from The Embarcadero At Sansome St to Mlk Jr Way At University Ave 13.4 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pier 39 to Berkeley is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pier 39 to Berkeley is to taxi which costs $75 - $90 and takes 20 min.

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The distance between Pier 39 and Berkeley is 9 miles. The road distance is 13.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 56 min to get from Pier 39 to Berkeley, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pier 39 to Berkeley. However, there are services departing from North Point St & Stockton St and arriving at Shattuck Sq:Center St via Mission St & 5th St and Salesforce Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 30 min.

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Map of how to get from Pier 39 to Berkeley.
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  • Distance: 8.7 miles
  • Duration: 56 min

What companies run services between Pier 39, CA, USA and Berkeley, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Pier 39 to Berkeley via North Point St & Stockton St, Cyril Magnin St & Market St, Mission St & 5th St, Mission st & Fremont St, and Salesforce Transit Center in around 1 h 30 min.

Train operators
San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency
Website
sfmta.com
Tram from Beach St & Stockton St to Market St & Drumm St
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Embarcadero to Downtown Berkeley
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
bart.gov
Bus operators
San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency
Website
sfmta.com
Bus from North Point St & Stockton St to Cyril Magnin St & Market St
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from Salesforce Transit Center to Shattuck Sq:Center St
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Pier 39 to Berkeley
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$21 - $28
UberX
$21 - $28
WAV
$21 - $28
UberXL
$30 - $40
Select
$40 - $55
Black
$55 - $75
Black SUV
$65 - $85
Ford GoBike
Website
gbfs.fordgobike.com
Bike from The Embarcadero At Sansome St to Mlk Jr Way At University Ave
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Pier 39 to Berkeley
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$75 - $90
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

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