There are 7 ways to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Russian Hill by subway, cable car, bus, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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BART, cable car  •  52 min

  1. Take the BART from San Francisco International Airport BART Station to Powell St. BART Station Antioch - SFIA/Millbrae
  2. Take the cable car from Powell St & Market St to Hyde St & Chestnut St Ph

$9 - $12

Cheapest option

Line 292 bus, cable car  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the line 292 bus from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level to Mission St & 5th St 292 / ...
  2. Take the cable car from Powell St & Market St to Hyde St & Chestnut St Ph

$6

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Russian Hill 14.7 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Russian Hill 14.7 miles

$1 - $3

Towncar  •  18 min

  1. Take a town car from San Francisco Airport to Russian Hill 14.7 miles

$90 - $130

Shuttle  •  18 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from San Francisco Airport to Russian Hill

$35 - $50

Uber  •  18 min

  1. Take an Uber from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Russian Hill 14.7 miles

$25 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Russian Hill is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Russian Hill is to taxi which costs $80 - $100 and takes 18 min.

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The distance between San Francisco Airport (SFO) and Russian Hill is 13 miles. The road distance is 14.7 miles.

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The best way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Russian Hill without a car is to BART and cable car which takes 52 min and costs $9 - $12.

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It takes approximately 52 min to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Russian Hill, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Russian Hill is 15 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Russian Hill.

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There are 637+ hotels available in Russian Hill. Prices start at $116 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Russian Hill.
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  • Distance: 13.1 miles
  • Duration: 52 min

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

There is no direct connection from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Russian Hill. However, you can take the BART to Powell St. BART Station, take the walk to Powell St & Market St, then take the cable car to Hyde St & Chestnut St. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Russian Hill via Mission St & 5th St and Powell St & Market St in around 1 h 33 min.

Train operators
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from San Francisco International Airport BART Station to Powell St. BART Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
bart.gov
San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency
Website
sfmta.com
Cable car from Powell St & Market St to Hyde St & Chestnut St
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Bus operators
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level to Mission St & 5th St
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 20 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 Russian Hill
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$25 - $35
UberX
$25 - $35
WAV
$25 - $35
UberXL
$35 - $45
Select
$50 - $65
Black
$65 - $85
Black SUV
$75 - $95
Taxi from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Russian Hill
Ave. Duration
18 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
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from San Francisco Airport to Russian Hill
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Shuttle from San Francisco Airport to Russian Hill
Estimated price
$35 - $50

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