There are 5 ways to get from Pier 39 to Berkeley by tram, subway, 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  •  57 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

4 alternative options

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

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

There is no direct connection from Pier 39 to Berkeley. However, you can take the walk to Beach St & Stockton St, take the tram to Market St & Drumm St, take the walk to Embarcadero, then take the BART to Downtown Berkeley. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Berkeley.

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
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Embarcadero to Downtown Berkeley
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
bart.gov
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
POOL
$60 - $80
ASSIST
$20 - $26
uberX
$20 - $26
WAV
$20 - $26
uberXL
$30 - $40
SELECT
$45 - $60
BLACK
$55 - $75
SUV
$65 - $80
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
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
SF Green Cab
Phone
+1 415-626-4733
Website
greencabsf.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Pier 39 and Berkeley is 14 km. The road distance is 21 km.

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

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

It takes approximately 57 min to get from Pier 39 to Berkeley, including transfers.