There are 6 ways to get from Pier 39 to South San Francisco Station by tram, train, bus, 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.

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Tram, Caltrain  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the tram from Beach St & Stockton St to King St & 4th St E
  2. Take the Caltrain from San Francisco Caltrain to South San Francisco Caltrain Limited / ...

$7 - $9

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 Bay Shore Blvd & Arleta Ave 8
  2. Take the line 292 bus from Bayshore Blvd & Arleta Ave to Airport Blvd & E Grand Ave 292

$5 - $6

4 alternative options

Line 47 bus, Caltrain  •  1 h 43 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 / ...

$7 - $9

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pier 39 to South San Francisco Station 12.8 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Pier 39 to South San Francisco Station 12.8 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  15 min

  1. Take an Uber from Pier 39 to South San Francisco Station 12.8 miles

$22 - $29

Questions & Answers

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

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The distance between Pier 39 and South San Francisco Station is 11 miles. The road distance is 12.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Pier 39 to South San Francisco Station without a car is to tram and Caltrain which takes 1 h 25 min and costs .

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

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Pier 39 to South San Francisco Station bus services, operated by San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency, depart from North Point St & Stockton St station.

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Pier 39 to South San Francisco Station bus services, operated by SamTrans, arrive at Airport Blvd & E Grand Ave station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pier 39 to South San Francisco Station is 13 miles. It takes approximately 15 min to drive from Pier 39 to South San Francisco Station.

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Map of how to get from Pier 39 to South San Francisco Station.
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  • Distance: 10.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 25 min

What companies run services between Pier 39, CA, USA and South San Francisco Station, 590 Dubuque Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080, USA?

You can take a bus from Pier 39 to South San Francisco Station via North Point St & Stockton St, Bay Shore Blvd & Arleta Ave, Bayshore Blvd & Arleta Ave, and Airport Blvd & E Grand Ave in around 1 h 35 min.

Train operators
San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency
Website
sfmta.com
Tram from Beach St & Stockton St to King St & 4th St
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Caltrain
Phone
+1 650-508-6200
Website
caltrain.com
Train from San Francisco Caltrain to South San Francisco Caltrain
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Bus operators
San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency
Website
sfmta.com
Bus from North Point St & Stockton St to Bay Shore Blvd & Arleta Ave
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
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
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from Bayshore Blvd & Arleta Ave to Airport Blvd & E Grand Ave
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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 Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$22 - $29
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$22 - $29
UberX
$22 - $29
WAV
$22 - $29
UberXL
$30 - $40
Select
$40 - $55
Black
$55 - $75
Black SUV
$65 - $85
Taxi from Pier 39 to South San Francisco Station
Ave. Duration
15 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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