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

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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 BART Station to Downtown Berkeley BART Station Red

$6 - $7

5 alternative options

Line 41 bus, bus  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the line 41 bus from Union St & Columbus Ave to Main St & Howard St 41
  2. Take the bus from Salesforce Transit Center to Shattuck Sq:Center St F / ...

$6

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

$20 - $26

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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No, there is no direct bus from Pier 39 to Berkeley. However, there are services departing from Union St & Columbus Ave and arriving at Shattuck Sq:Center St via Salesforce Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 26 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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The best way to get from Pier 39 to Berkeley without a car is to tram and BART which takes 56 min and costs $5 - $7.

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

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Pier 39 to Berkeley bus services, operated by San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency, depart from Union St & Columbus Ave station.

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Pier 39 to Berkeley bus services, operated by AC Transit, arrive at Shattuck Sq:Center St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pier 39 to Berkeley is 13 miles. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Pier 39 to Berkeley.

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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 Union St & Columbus Ave, Main St & Howard St, and Salesforce Transit Center in around 1 h 26 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 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Embarcadero BART Station to Downtown Berkeley BART Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
bart.gov
Bus operators
San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency
Website
sfmta.com
Bus from Union St & Columbus Ave to Main St & Howard St
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 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
$20 - $26
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$17 - $22
Assist
$20 - $26
UberX
$20 - $26
WAV
$20 - $26
UberXL
$30 - $40
Select
$45 - $60
Black
$55 - $75
Black SUV
$60 - $80
Ford GoBike
Phone
+1 855-480-2453
Website
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
More information at
fordgobike.com
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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