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There are 7 ways to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Santa Clara Convention Center by train, tram, bus, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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Recommended option

Caltrain, line 902 tram  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from Millbrae Caltrain to Mountain View Caltrain Local / ...
  2. Take the line 902 tram from Mountain View Station to Old Ironsides Station 902 / ...

$9 - $11

Cheapest option

Line 398 bus, bus, line 522 bus  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Take the line 398 bus from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level to El Camino Real & San Carlos Ave 398
  2. Take the bus from El Camino Real & San Carlos Ave to Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 1 Ecr
  3. Take the line 522 bus from Palo Alto Caltrain Station to Santa Clara Caltrain Station 522 / ...

$8 - $16

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Santa Clara Convention Center 30.1 miles

$170 - $200

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Santa Clara Convention Center 30.1 miles

$3 - $5

Towncar  •  31 min

  1. Take a town car from San Francisco Airport to Santa Clara Convention Center 30.1 miles

$130 - $190

Shuttle  •  31 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from San Francisco Airport to Santa Clara Convention Center

$55 - $85

Uber  •  31 min

  1. Take an Uber from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Santa Clara Convention Center 30.1 miles

$45 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Santa Clara Convention Center is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Santa Clara Convention Center is to taxi which costs $170 - $200 and takes 31 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Santa Clara Convention Center. However, there are services departing from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level and arriving at Old Ironsides & Tasman via El Camino Real & San Carlos Ave, Palo Alto Caltrain Station and Santa Clara Caltrain Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 6 min.

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The distance between San Francisco Airport (SFO) and Santa Clara Convention Center is 27 miles. The road distance is 30.1 miles.

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The best way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Santa Clara Convention Center without a car is to Caltrain and line 902 tram which takes 1 h 27 min and costs $9 - $11.

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It takes approximately 1 h 27 min to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Santa Clara Convention Center, including transfers.

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San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Santa Clara Convention Center bus services, operated by SamTrans, depart from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level station.

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San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Santa Clara Convention Center bus services, operated by Santa Clara VTA, arrive at Santa Clara Caltrain Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Santa Clara Convention Center is 30 miles. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Santa Clara Convention Center.

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There are 431+ hotels available in Santa Clara Convention Center. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Santa Clara Convention Center.
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  • Distance: 27.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 27 min

What companies run services between San Francisco Airport (SFO), USA and Santa Clara Convention Center, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Santa Clara Convention Center via El Camino Real & San Carlos Ave, Palo Alto Caltrain Station, Santa Clara Caltrain Station, and Old Ironsides & Tasman in around 3 h 6 min.

Train operators
Santa Clara VTA
Phone
+1 408-321-2300
Website
vta.org
Tram from Mountain View Station to Old Ironsides Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
vta.org
Bus operators
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level to El Camino Real & San Carlos Ave
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Bus from El Camino Real & San Carlos Ave to Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 1
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Santa Clara VTA
Phone
+1 408-321-2300
Website
vta.org
Bus from Palo Alto Caltrain Station to Santa Clara Caltrain Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
vta.org
Shuttles by Jayride
Website
jayride.com
Shuttle from San Francisco Airport to Santa Clara Convention Center
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Shuttle
$55 - $85
Other operators
Private Transfers
Website
jayride.com
Towncar from San Francisco Airport to Santa Clara Convention Center
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Private
$130 - $190
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Santa Clara Convention Center
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $60
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uber.com
UberPool
$35 - $50
Assist
$45 - $60
UberX
$45 - $60
WAV
$45 - $60
UberXL
$70 - $90
Select
$100 - $130
Black
$130 - $170
Black SUV
$140 - $190
Taxi from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Santa Clara Convention Center
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$170 - $200
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

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