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There are 8 ways to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Newark 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, line 200 bus via 12th St. Oakland City Center BART Station  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the BART from San Francisco International Airport BART Station to 12th St. Oakland City Center BART Station
  2. Take the BART from 12th St. Oakland City Center BART Station to Union City BART Station
  3. Take the line 200 bus from Union City BART to Sycamore St:Thornton Av 200

$13 - $18

Cheapest option

Line 398 bus, bus  •  3 h 26 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 bus from El Camino Real & San Carlos Ave to Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 1 Ecr
  3. Take the bus from Palo Alto Transit Center to Union City BART Db

$10 - $12

6 alternative options

BART, line 200 bus  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the BART from Balboa Park BART Station to Union City BART Station Green
  2. Take the line 200 bus from Union City BART to Sycamore St:Thornton Av 200

$14 - $17

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Newark 26.4 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Newark 26.4 miles

$2 - $4

Towncar  •  30 min

  1. Take a town car from San Francisco Airport to Newark 26.4 miles

$120 - $180

Shuttle  •  30 min

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

$50 - $75

Uber  •  30 min

  1. Take an Uber from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Newark 26.4 miles

$40 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Newark is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Newark is to taxi which costs $140 - $180 and takes 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Newark. However, there are services departing from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level and arriving at Sycamore St:Thornton Av via El Camino Real & San Carlos Ave, Palo Alto Transit Center and Union City BART. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 26 min.

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The distance between San Francisco Airport (SFO) and Newark is 20 miles. The road distance is 26.4 miles.

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The best way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Newark without a car is to BART and line 200 bus which takes 2 h 4 min and costs $13 - $18.

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It takes approximately 2 h 4 min to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Newark, including transfers.

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

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San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Newark bus services, operated by AC Transit, arrive at Union City BART station.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Newark is 26 miles. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Newark.

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There are 447+ hotels available in Newark. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Newark.
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  • Distance: 20.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 4 min

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

You can take a bus from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Newark via El Camino Real & San Carlos Ave, Palo Alto Transit Center, and Union City BART in around 3 h 26 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
Subway from 12th St. Oakland City Center BART Station to Union City BART Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Balboa Park BART Station to Union City BART Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Website
bart.gov
Bus operators
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from Union City BART to Sycamore St:Thornton Av
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
Bus from Palo Alto Transit Center to Union City BART
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
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
Bus from El Camino Real & San Carlos Ave to Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 1
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Shuttles by Jayride
Website
jayride.com
Shuttle from San Francisco Airport to Newark
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Shuttle
$50 - $75
Other operators
Private Transfers
Website
jayride.com
Towncar from San Francisco Airport to Newark
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Private
$120 - $180
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Newark
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$30 - $45
Assist
$40 - $55
UberX
$40 - $55
WAV
$40 - $55
UberXL
$60 - $80
Select
$85 - $110
Black
$110 - $150
Black SUV
$130 - $160
Taxi from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Newark
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
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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