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There are 6 ways to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley by train, bus, car, towncar or shuttle

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Caltrain, bus  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from Millbrae Caltrain to San Jose Diridon Caltrain Local / ...
  2. Take the bus from Diridon Station to Mt Hermon Rd & Kings Village Rd 17

$11 - $14

Cheapest option

Line 398 bus, line 522 bus, bus  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Take the line 398 bus from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level to El Camino Real & San Carlos Ave 398
  2. Take the line 522 bus from Palo Alto Caltrain Station to Santa Clara & Montgomery 522 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Diridon Station to Mt Hermon Rd 17

$9 - $16

4 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley 56.7 miles

$5 - $8

Towncar  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take a town car from San Francisco Airport to Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley 56.7 miles

$200 - $280

Shuttle  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from SFO Airport to Scotts Valley

$55

Uber  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take an Uber from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley 56.7 miles

$85 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley. However, there are services departing from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level and arriving at Mt Hermon Rd via El Camino Real & San Carlos Ave, Palo Alto Caltrain Station and Diridon Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 12 min.

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The distance between San Francisco Airport (SFO) and Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley is 45 miles. The road distance is 56.7 miles.

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The best way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley without a car is to Caltrain and bus which takes 2 h 45 min and costs $10 - $15.

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It takes approximately 2 h 45 min to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley, including transfers.

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San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley bus services, operated by SamTrans, depart from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level station.

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San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley bus services, operated by Santa Cruz Metro, arrive at Mt Hermon Rd station.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley is 57 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 2 min to drive from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley.

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There are 115+ hotels available in Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley. Prices start at $89 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley.
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  • Distance: 45.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 45 min

What companies run services between San Francisco Airport (SFO), USA and Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley via El Camino Real & San Carlos Ave, Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 1, Palo Alto Caltrain Station, Santa Clara & Montgomery, Diridon Station, and Mt Hermon Rd in around 4 h 12 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Santa Cruz Metro
Website
scmtd.com
Bus from Diridon Station to Mt Hermon Rd & Kings Village Rd
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
scmtd.com
Bus from Diridon Station to Mt Hermon Rd
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
scmtd.com
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level to El Camino Real & San Carlos Ave
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Santa Clara VTA
Phone
+1 408-321-2300
Website
vta.org
Bus from Palo Alto Caltrain Station to Santa Clara & Montgomery
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
vta.org
Santa Cruz Flyer
Website
santacruzflyer.com
Shuttle from SFO Airport to Scotts Valley
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55
Schedules at
santacruzflyer.com
Book at
santacruzflyer.com
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$85 - $110
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uber.com
UberPool
$70 - $95
Assist
$85 - $110
UberX
$85 - $110
WAV
$85 - $110
UberXL
$130 - $170
Select
$180 - $230
Black
$250 - $310
Black SUV
$270 - $350
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from San Francisco Airport to Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley
Estimated price
$200 - $280

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