There are 9 ways to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Cupertino by train, bus, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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Caltrain, line 54 bus  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from Millbrae Caltrain to Sunnyvale Caltrain Local / ...
  2. Take the line 54 bus from Frances & Olson to Hollenbeck & The Dalles 54

$9 - $10

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Caltrain, line 55 bus  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from Millbrae Caltrain to Sunnyvale Caltrain Local / ...
  2. Take the line 55 bus from Frances & Olson to Stevens Creek & De Anza 55

$10 - $14

Line 398 bus, Caltrain, line 55 bus  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the line 398 bus from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level to Redwood City Caltrain-Lane B 398
  2. Take the Caltrain from Redwood City Caltrain to Sunnyvale Caltrain
  3. Take the line 55 bus from Frances & Olson to Stevens Creek & De Anza 55

$10 - $12

Line 292 bus, Caltrain, line 55 bus  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the line 292 bus from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level to S Delaware St & Cypress Ave 292
  2. Take the Caltrain from San Mateo Caltrain to Sunnyvale Caltrain
  3. Take the line 55 bus from Frances & Olson to Stevens Creek & De Anza 55

$10 - $13

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Cupertino 31.4 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Cupertino 31.4 miles

$3 - $5

Towncar  •  32 min

  1. Take a town car from San Francisco Airport to Cupertino 31.4 miles

$130 - $190

Shuttle  •  32 min

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

$60 - $85

Uber  •  32 min

  1. Take an Uber from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Cupertino 31.4 miles

$50 - $65

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Cupertino is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Cupertino is to taxi which costs $170 - $210 and takes 32 min.

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The distance between San Francisco Airport (SFO) and Cupertino is 28 miles. The road distance is 31.4 miles.

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The best way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Cupertino without a car is to Caltrain and line 54 bus which takes 1 h 37 min and costs $8 - $11.

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It takes approximately 1 h 37 min to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Cupertino, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Cupertino is 31 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Cupertino.

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There are 402+ hotels available in Cupertino. Prices start at $105 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Cupertino.
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  • Distance: 28.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 37 min

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

There is no direct connection from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Cupertino. However, you can take the Caltrain to Sunnyvale Caltrain, take the walk to Frances & Olson, then take the line 54 bus to Hollenbeck & The Dalles. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Cupertino via Millbrae BART-Bay 12 West Busway, Millbrae Caltrain, Sunnyvale Caltrain, and Frances & Olson in around 2 h 8 min.

Train operators
Caltrain
Phone
+1 650-508-6200
Website
caltrain.com
Train from Millbrae Caltrain to Sunnyvale Caltrain
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Train from Redwood City Caltrain to Sunnyvale Caltrain
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Train from San Mateo Caltrain to Sunnyvale Caltrain
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Bus operators
Santa Clara VTA
Website
vta.org
Bus from Frances & Olson to Hollenbeck & The Dalles
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
vta.org
Bus from Frances & Olson to Stevens Creek & De Anza
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
vta.org
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level to Redwood City Caltrain-Lane B
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Bus from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level to S Delaware St & Cypress Ave
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Cupertino
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$50 - $65
UberX
$50 - $65
WAV
$50 - $65
UberXL
$75 - $95
Select
$100 - $130
Black
$140 - $180
Black SUV
$150 - $200
Taxi from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Cupertino
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
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
Jayride
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from San Francisco Airport to Cupertino
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Shuttle from San Francisco Airport to Cupertino
Estimated price
$60 - $85

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