There are 8 ways to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Novato by bus, subway, 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

Marin Airporter, line 70 bus  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the Marin Airporter from San Francisco Airport to Spencer Ave. Sausalito
  2. Take the line 70 bus from Spencer Ave Bus Pad to Redwood Blvd & Grant Ave 70

$24 - $27

Cheapest option

Line 292 bus, bus  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the line 292 bus from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level to Mission St & 5th St 292 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Mission St & 5th St to DeLong Ave & Reichert Ave 101 / ...

$8 - $11

6 alternative options

BART, bus  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the BART from San Francisco International Airport to Powell St. Antioch - SFIA/Millbrae
  2. Take the bus from Mission St & 5th St to DeLong Ave & Reichert Ave 101 / ...

$11 - $17

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Novato 41.6 miles

$230 - $280

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Novato 41.6 miles

$4 - $6

Towncar  •  51 min

  1. Take a town car from San Francisco Airport to Novato 41.6 miles

$160 - $230

Shuttle  •  51 min

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

$75 - $110

Uber  •  51 min

  1. Take an Uber from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Novato 41.6 miles

$65 - $85

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Novato is to drive which costs $4 - $6 and takes 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Novato is to taxi which takes 51 min and costs $230 - $280.

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The distance between San Francisco Airport (SFO) and Novato is 57 km. The road distance is 66 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 58 min to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Novato, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Novato. However, there are services departing from San Francisco Airport and arriving at Redwood Blvd & Grant Ave via Spencer Ave Bus Pad. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 58 min.

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

You can take a bus from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Novato via Spencer Ave. Sausalito and Spencer Ave Bus Pad in around 1 h 58 min.

Train operators
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from San Francisco International Airport to Powell St.
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
bart.gov
Bus operators
Marin Airporter
Website
marinairporter.com
Bus from San Francisco Airport to Spencer Ave. Sausalito
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
marinairporter.com
Golden Gate Transit
Website
goldengate.org
Bus from Spencer Ave Bus Pad to Redwood Blvd & Grant Ave
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
goldengatetransit.org
Bus from Mission St & 5th St to DeLong Ave & Reichert Ave
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
goldengatetransit.org
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level to Mission St & 5th St
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 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 Novato
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$75 - $100
ASSIST
$65 - $85
uberX
$65 - $85
WAV
$65 - $85
uberXL
$95 - $120
SELECT
$130 - $170
BLACK
$180 - $230
SUV
$200 - $260
Taxi from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Novato
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$230 - $280
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
51 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from San Francisco Airport to Novato
Estimated price
$160 - $230
Shuttle from San Francisco Airport to Novato
Estimated price
$75 - $110

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