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 10 min

  1. Take the BART from Balboa Park to Union City Warm Springs/South Fremont - Daly City
  2. Take the line 200 bus from Union City BART to Sycamore St:Thornton Av 200

$14 - $17

Cheapest option

Line 398 bus, bus  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the line 398 bus from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level to Redwood City Caltrain-Lane B 398
  2. Take the bus from Palo Alto Transit Center to Union City BART Db

$11 - $12

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

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

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It takes approximately 2 h 10 min to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Newark, including transfers.

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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 Redwood City Caltrain-Lane A, Palo Alto Transit Center and Union City BART. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 11 min.

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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 10 min and costs $13 - $17.

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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 10 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 Redwood City Caltrain-Lane B, Redwood City Caltrain-Lane A, Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 1, Palo Alto Transit Center, and Union City BART in around 3 h 11 min.

Train operators
BART
Website
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 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 Redwood City Caltrain-Lane B
Ave. Duration
42 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
$40 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$40 - $55
UberX
$40 - $55
WAV
$40 - $55
UberXL
$60 - $80
Select
$85 - $110
Black
$110 - $150
Black SUV
$130 - $170
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
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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