There are 5 ways to get from Pier 39 to South San Francisco by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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

Line 47 bus, Caltrain  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the line 47 bus from Powell St & Beach St to 4th St & Townsend St 47
  2. Take the Caltrain from San Francisco Caltrain to South San Francisco Caltrain Limited / ...

$6 - $7

Cheapest option

Line 8 bus, line 292 bus  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the line 8 bus from North Point St & Stockton St to Cyril Magnin St & Market St 8
  2. Take the line 292 bus from Mission St & 5th St to Airport Blvd & E Grand Ave 292

$5 - $6

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pier 39 to South San Francisco 12.9 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Pier 39 to South San Francisco 12.9 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  16 min

  1. Take an Uber from Pier 39 to South San Francisco 12.9 miles

$22 - $29

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pier 39 to South San Francisco is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pier 39 to South San Francisco is to taxi which costs $70 - $90 and takes 16 min.

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The distance between Pier 39 and South San Francisco is 11 miles. The road distance is 12.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to get from Pier 39 to South San Francisco, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pier 39 to South San Francisco. However, there are services departing from North Point St & Stockton St and arriving at Airport Blvd & E Grand Ave via Mission St & 5th St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 35 min.

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What companies run services between Pier 39, CA, USA and South San Francisco, CA 94080, USA?

You can take a bus from Pier 39 to South San Francisco via North Point St & Stockton St, Cyril Magnin St & Market St, Mission St & 5th St, and Airport Blvd & E Grand Ave in around 1 h 35 min.

Train operators
Caltrain
Website
caltrain.com
Train from San Francisco Caltrain to South San Francisco Caltrain
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Bus operators
San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency
Website
sfmta.com
Bus from Powell St & Beach St to 4th St & Townsend St
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Bus from North Point St & Stockton St to Cyril Magnin St & Market St
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from Mission St & 5th St to Airport Blvd & E Grand Ave
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Pier 39 to South San Francisco
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$22 - $29
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$65 - $80
ASSIST
$22 - $29
uberX
$22 - $29
WAV
$22 - $29
uberXL
$30 - $45
SELECT
$45 - $60
BLACK
$55 - $75
SUV
$65 - $85
Taxi from Pier 39 to South San Francisco
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$70 - $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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