There are 8 ways to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Japantown 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, bus  •  47 min

  1. Take the BART from San Francisco International Airport to Montgomery St. Antioch - SFIA/Millbrae
  2. Take the bus from Market St & Montgomery St to Geary Blvd & Divisadero St 38 / ...

$9 - $12

Cheapest option

Line 292 bus, line 24 bus  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the line 292 bus from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level to Bayshore Blvd & Industrial St 292
  2. Take the line 24 bus from Industrial St & Bay Shore Blvd to Divisadero St & Sutter St 24

$5 - $6

6 alternative options

BART, line 43 bus  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the BART from San Francisco International Airport to Balboa Park Antioch - SFIA/Millbrae
  2. Take the line 43 bus from Geneva Ave/Balboa Park BART to Presidio Ave & Sutter St 43

$9 - $11

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Japantown 15.1 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Japantown 15.1 miles

$1 - $3

Towncar  •  19 min

  1. Take a town car from San Francisco Airport to Japantown 15.1 miles

$95 - $130

Shuttle  •  19 min

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

$35 - $55

Uber  •  19 min

  1. Take an Uber from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Japantown 15.1 miles

$26 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Japantown is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Japantown is to taxi which costs $85 - $110 and takes 19 min.

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The distance between San Francisco Airport (SFO) and Japantown is 12 miles. The road distance is 15.1 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 47 min to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Japantown, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Japantown. However, there are services departing from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level and arriving at Divisadero St & Sutter St via Industrial St & Bay Shore Blvd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 34 min.

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

You can take a bus from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Japantown via Bayshore Blvd & Industrial St and Industrial St & Bay Shore Blvd in around 1 h 34 min.

Train operators
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from San Francisco International Airport to Montgomery St.
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
bart.gov
Subway from San Francisco International Airport to Balboa Park
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
bart.gov
Bus operators
San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency
Website
sfmta.com
Bus from Market St & Montgomery St to Geary Blvd & Divisadero St
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Bus from Geneva Ave/Balboa Park BART to Presidio Ave & Sutter St
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Bus from Industrial St & Bay Shore Blvd to Divisadero St & Sutter St
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level to Bayshore Blvd & Industrial St
Ave. Duration
50 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 Japantown
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$65 - $85
ASSIST
$26 - $35
uberX
$26 - $35
WAV
$26 - $35
uberXL
$35 - $50
SELECT
$50 - $70
BLACK
$65 - $85
SUV
$75 - $100
Taxi from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Japantown
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
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
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from San Francisco Airport to Japantown
Estimated price
$95 - $130
Shuttle from San Francisco Airport to Japantown
Estimated price
$35 - $55

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