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There are 7 ways to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Berkeley by subway, bus, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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

BART  •  59 min

  1. Take the BART from San Francisco International Airport BART Station to 12th St. Oakland City Center BART Station Yellow

$9 - $14

Cheapest option

Line 292 bus, bus  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the line 292 bus from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level to Mission St & 1st St 292 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Salesforce Transit Center to Shattuck Sq:Center St F / ...

$6

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Berkeley 24.5 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Berkeley 24.5 miles

$2 - $4

Towncar  •  32 min

  1. Take a town car from San Francisco Airport to Berkeley 24.5 miles

$120 - $170

Shuttle  •  32 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from San Francisco Airport to Berkeley

$50 - $70

Uber  •  32 min

  1. Take an Uber from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Berkeley 24.5 miles

$35 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Berkeley is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Berkeley is to taxi which costs $130 - $170 and takes 32 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Berkeley. However, there are services departing from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level and arriving at Shattuck Sq:Center St via Salesforce Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 11 min.

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The distance between San Francisco Airport (SFO) and Berkeley is 19 miles. The road distance is 24.5 miles.

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The best way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Berkeley without a car is to BART which takes 59 min and costs $9 - $14.

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It takes approximately 59 min to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Berkeley, including transfers.

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San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Berkeley bus services, operated by SamTrans, depart from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level station.

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San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Berkeley bus services, operated by AC Transit, arrive at Shattuck Sq:Center St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Berkeley is 24 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Berkeley.

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There are 518+ hotels available in Berkeley. Prices start at $103 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Berkeley.
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  • Distance: 18.9 miles
  • Duration: 59 min

What companies run services between San Francisco Airport (SFO), USA and Berkeley, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Berkeley via Mission St & 1st St and Salesforce Transit Center in around 2 h 11 min.

Train operators
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from San Francisco International Airport BART Station to 12th St. Oakland City Center BART Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
bart.gov
Bus operators
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level to Mission St & 1st St
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
samtrans.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
Shuttles by Jayride
Website
jayride.com
Shuttle from San Francisco Airport to Berkeley
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Shuttle
$50 - $70
Other operators
Private Transfers
Website
jayride.com
Towncar from San Francisco Airport to Berkeley
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Private
$120 - $170
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Berkeley
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$30 - $40
Assist
$35 - $50
UberX
$35 - $50
WAV
$35 - $50
UberXL
$55 - $70
Select
$80 - $110
Black
$100 - $140
Black SUV
$120 - $150
Taxi from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Berkeley
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
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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