There are 8 ways to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Redwood City by train, 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

Caltrain  •  26 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from Millbrae Caltrain to Redwood City Caltrain Local / ...

$3 - $5

Cheapest option

Line 398 bus  •  40 min

  1. Take the line 398 bus from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level to Redwood City Caltrain-Lane B 398

$2 - $4

6 alternative options

Bus, Caltrain  •  49 min

  1. Take the bus from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level to Millbrae BART-Bay 12 West Busway Sfo
  2. Take the Caltrain from Millbrae Caltrain to Redwood City Caltrain Local / ...

$5 - $8

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Redwood City 14 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Redwood City 14 miles

$1 - $2

Towncar  •  15 min

  1. Take a town car from San Francisco Airport to Redwood City 14 miles

$90 - $130

Shuttle  •  15 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from San Francisco Airport to Redwood City

$35 - $50

Uber  •  15 min

  1. Take an Uber from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Redwood City 14 miles

$24 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Redwood City is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Redwood City is to taxi which costs $80 - $100 and takes 15 min.

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The distance between San Francisco Airport (SFO) and Redwood City is 12 miles. The road distance is 14 miles.

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The Caltrain from Millbrae Caltrain to Redwood City Caltrain takes 26 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level and arriving at Redwood City Caltrain-Lane B. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Millbrae Caltrain and arriving at Redwood City Caltrain. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

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

Caltrain operates a train from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Redwood City every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 26 min. Alternatively, SamTrans operates a bus from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Redwood City hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 40 min.

Train operators
Caltrain
Phone
+1 650-508-6200
Website
caltrain.com
Train from Millbrae Caltrain to Redwood City Caltrain
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Bus operators
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level to Redwood City Caltrain-Lane B
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Bus from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level to Millbrae BART-Bay 12 West Busway
Ave. Duration
9 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 Redwood City
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$65 - $85
ASSIST
$24 - $35
uberX
$24 - $35
WAV
$24 - $35
uberXL
$35 - $45
SELECT
$45 - $65
BLACK
$60 - $80
SUV
$70 - $90
Taxi from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Redwood City
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
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
15 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from San Francisco Airport to Redwood City
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Shuttle from San Francisco Airport to Redwood City
Estimated price
$35 - $50

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