There are 9 ways to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Great Mall of the Bay Area by train, tram, subway, bus, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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Caltrain, line 902 tram  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from Millbrae Caltrain to Mountain View Caltrain Bullet / ...
  2. Take the line 902 tram from Mountain View Station to Tasman Station 902 / ...

$8 - $10

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Caltrain, line 901 tram  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from Millbrae Caltrain to Tamien Caltrain Bullet / ...
  2. Take the line 901 tram from Tamien Station to Great Mall Station 901

$12 - $15

BART, line 217 bus  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the BART from Balboa Park BART Station to Warm Springs/South Fremont BART Station Warm Springs/South Fremont - Daly City
  2. Take the line 217 bus from Warm Springs BART to Main St:Great Mall 217

$15 - $18

Caltrain, line 181 bus  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from Millbrae Caltrain to San Jose Diridon Caltrain Bullet / ...
  2. Take the line 181 bus from San Jose Caltrain Station to Great Mall / Main Transit Center 181

$11 - $15

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Great Mall of the Bay Area 35.1 miles

$190 - $240

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Great Mall of the Bay Area 35.1 miles

$3 - $5

Towncar  •  37 min

  1. Take a town car from San Francisco Airport to Great Mall of the Bay Area 35.1 miles

$140 - $210

Shuttle  •  37 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from San Francisco Airport to Great Mall of the Bay Area

$65 - $95

Uber  •  37 min

  1. Take an Uber from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Great Mall of the Bay Area 35.1 miles

$55 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Great Mall of the Bay Area is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Great Mall of the Bay Area is to taxi which costs $190 - $240 and takes 37 min.

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The distance between San Francisco Airport (SFO) and Great Mall of the Bay Area is 30 miles. The road distance is 35.1 miles.

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The best way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Great Mall of the Bay Area without a car is to Caltrain and line 902 tram which takes 1 h 45 min and costs $8 - $10.

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It takes approximately 1 h 45 min to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Great Mall of the Bay Area, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Great Mall of the Bay Area is 35 miles. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Great Mall of the Bay Area.

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There are 401+ hotels available in Great Mall of the Bay Area. Prices start at $103 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Great Mall of the Bay Area.
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  • Distance: 30.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 45 min

What companies run services between San Francisco Airport (SFO), USA and Great Mall of the Bay Area, CA, USA?

There is no direct connection from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Great Mall of the Bay Area. However, you can take the Caltrain to Mountain View Caltrain, take the walk to Mountain View Station, take the line 902 tram to Tasman Station, take the line 901 tram to Great Mall Station, then take the walk to Great Mall of the Bay Area. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Great Mall of the Bay Area via Millbrae BART-Bay 12 West Busway, Millbrae Caltrain, Tamien Caltrain, Tamien Station, and Great Mall Station in around 2 h 38 min.

Train operators
Caltrain
Phone
+1 650-508-6200
Website
caltrain.com
Train from Millbrae Caltrain to Mountain View Caltrain
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Train from Millbrae Caltrain to Tamien Caltrain
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Train from Millbrae Caltrain to San Jose Diridon Caltrain
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Santa Clara VTA
Website
vta.org
Tram from Mountain View Station to Tasman Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
vta.org
Tram from Tamien Station to Great Mall Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
vta.org
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Balboa Park BART Station to Warm Springs/South Fremont BART Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $7
Schedules at
bart.gov
Bus operators
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from Warm Springs BART to Main St:Great Mall
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
Santa Clara VTA
Website
vta.org
Bus from San Jose Caltrain Station to Great Mall / Main Transit Center
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
vta.org
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Great Mall of the Bay Area
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$55 - $70
UberX
$55 - $70
WAV
$55 - $70
UberXL
$80 - $110
Select
$110 - $150
Black
$150 - $200
Black SUV
$170 - $220
Taxi from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Great Mall of the Bay Area
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$190 - $240
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
37 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from San Francisco Airport to Great Mall of the Bay Area
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Shuttle from San Francisco Airport to Great Mall of the Bay Area
Estimated price
$65 - $95

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