There are 7 ways to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Sunset District by subway, bus, tram, 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 29 bus  •  53 min

  1. Take the BART from San Francisco International Airport to Balboa Park Antioch - SFIA/Millbrae
  2. Take the line 29 bus from Ocean Ave&I-280 on-ramp NE-NS/SB to Sunset Blvd & Noriega St 29

$9 - $11

6 alternative options

BART, tram  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the BART from San Francisco International Airport to Powell St. Antioch - SFIA/Millbrae
  2. Take the tram from Metro Powell Station/Outbound to Judah St & 34th Ave N

$9 - $12

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Sunset District 14.1 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Sunset District 14.1 miles

$1 - $2

Towncar  •  19 min

  1. Take a town car from San Francisco Airport to Sunset District 14.1 miles

$90 - $130

Shuttle  •  19 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from San Francisco Airport to Sunset District

$35 - $50

Uber  •  19 min

  1. Take an Uber from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Sunset District 14.1 miles

$24 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Sunset District is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Sunset District is to taxi which takes 19 min and costs $80 - $100.

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The distance between San Francisco Airport (SFO) and Sunset District is 18 km. The road distance is 23 km.

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It takes approximately 53 min to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Sunset District, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Sunset District. However, you can take the BART to Balboa Park, take the walk to Ocean Ave&I-280 on-ramp NE-NS/SB, then take the line 29 bus to Sunset Blvd & Noriega St. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Sunset District via Powell St. and Metro Powell Station/Outbound in around 1 h 2 min.

Train operators
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from San Francisco International Airport to Balboa Park
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
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
San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency
Website
sfmta.com
Tram from Metro Powell Station/Outbound to Judah St & 34th Ave
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Bus operators
San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency
Website
sfmta.com
Bus from Ocean Ave&I-280 on-ramp NE-NS/SB to Sunset Blvd & Noriega St
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Sunset District
Ave. Duration
19 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 - $95
Taxi from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Sunset District
Ave. Duration
19 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
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from San Francisco Airport to Sunset District
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Shuttle from San Francisco Airport to Sunset District
Estimated price
$35 - $50

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