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There are 4 ways to get from Pier 39 to Redwood Shores by tram, subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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Tram, BART, Caltrain  •  2h 33m

  1. Take the tram from Beach St & Stockton St to Market St & 2nd St F
  2. Take the BART from Montgomery Street to Millbrae
  3. Take the Caltrain from Millbrae Caltrain to San Carlos Caltrain L1 / ...

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Mission St & 5th St to El Camino Real & San Carlos Ave 398

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pier 39 to Redwood Shores 26.7 miles

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Pier 39 to Redwood Shores 26.7 miles

Pier 39 to Redwood Shores by walk, tram, subway, train and bus

The journey time between Pier 39 and Redwood Shores is around 2h 58m and covers a distance of around 31 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 39m. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 57m. Operated by San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency, BART, Caltrain and others, the Pier 39 to Redwood Shores service departs from Pier 39 and arrives in Bridge Pkwy & Bowsprit Dr. Typically 55 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 19m
Layover time:
1h 39m
Total time:
2h 58m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
1h 57m
Journey distance:
31 miles
Services per week:
55
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
08:43
Last service departs at:
22:03

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Pier 39 to Redwood Shores walk, tram, subway, train and bus schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pier 39 to Redwood Shores is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pier 39 to Redwood Shores is to taxi which costs $150 - $180 and takes 32 min.

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The distance between Pier 39 and Redwood Shores is 21 miles. The road distance is 26.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Pier 39 to Redwood Shores without a car is to tram and BART and Caltrain which takes 2h 33m and costs .

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It takes approximately 2h 33m to get from Pier 39 to Redwood Shores, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pier 39 to Redwood Shores is 27 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Pier 39 to Redwood Shores.

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Map of how to get from Pier 39 to Redwood Shores.
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  • Distance: 21.2 miles
  • Duration: 2h 33m

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

SamTrans operates a bus from Mission St & 5th St to El Camino Real & San Carlos Ave hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $5 and the journey takes 1h 23m.

Train operators
San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency
Website
sfmta.com
Tram from Beach St & Stockton St to Market St & 2nd St
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
sfmta.com
BART
Phone
+1-510-464-6000
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Montgomery Street to Millbrae
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
bart.gov
Caltrain
Phone
+1 800-660-4287
Website
caltrain.com
Train from Millbrae Caltrain to San Carlos Caltrain
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Schedules at
caltrain.com
One-way Senior / Disabled / Youth / Medicare Cardholder
$2 - $3
One-way Adult
$4 - $6
Bus operators
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from Mission St & 5th St to El Camino Real & San Carlos Ave
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Other operators
Taxi from Pier 39 to Redwood Shores
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$150 - $180
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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