There are 7 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  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the BART from San Francisco International Airport to Balboa Park
  2. Take the BART from Balboa Park to Union City
  3. Take the line 200 bus from Union City BART to Thornton Av:Newark Blvd 200

$14 - $17

Cheapest option

Line 292 bus, bus  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the line 292 bus from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level to Folsom St & Beale St 292 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Transbay Temp Terminal to Newark Blvd:Thornton Av Sb

$6

5 alternative options

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

$35 - $50

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 Folsom St & Beale St and Transbay Temp Terminal in around 3 h 33 min.

Train operators
BART
Website
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
Subway from Balboa Park to Union City
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
bart.gov
Bus operators
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from Union City BART to Thornton Av:Newark Blvd
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
Bus from Transbay Temp Terminal to Newark Blvd:Thornton Av
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level to Folsom St & Beale St
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Other operators
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
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$60 - $80
ASSIST
$35 - $50
uberX
$35 - $50
WAV
$35 - $50
uberXL
$60 - $80
SELECT
$85 - $110
BLACK
$120 - $150
SUV
$130 - $170
Taxi from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Newark
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
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
SF Green Cab
Phone
+1 415-626-4733
Website
greencabsf.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from San Francisco Airport to Newark
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Shuttle from San Francisco Airport to Newark
Estimated price
$50 - $75

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Newark?

The distance between San Francisco Airport (SFO) and Newark is 32 km. The road distance is 42 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Newark?

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

What is the fastest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Newark?

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

Is there a direct bus between San Francisco Airport (SFO) and Newark?

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 Newark Blvd:Thornton Av via Transbay Temp Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 33 min.

How long does it take to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Newark?

It takes approximately 2 h 8 min to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Newark, including transfers.