There are 7 ways to get from San Francisco Transbay Terminal to San Francisco Airport (SFO) by subway, 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

BART  •  40 min

  1. Take the BART from Embarcadero to San Francisco International Airport Antioch - SFIA/Millbrae

$6 - $9

Cheapest option

Line 292 bus  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the line 292 bus from Mission St & 1st St to SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level 292 / ...

$2 - $3

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from San Francisco Transbay Terminal to San Francisco Airport (SFO) 14.5 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco Transbay Terminal to San Francisco Airport (SFO) 14.5 miles

$1 - $2

Towncar  •  17 min

  1. Take a town car from San Francisco Transbay Terminal to San Francisco Airport 14.5 miles

$90 - $130

Shuttle  •  17 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from San Francisco Transbay Terminal to San Francisco Airport

$35 - $50

Uber  •  17 min

  1. Take an Uber from San Francisco Transbay Terminal to San Francisco Airport (SFO) 14.5 miles

$24 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco Transbay Terminal to San Francisco Airport (SFO) is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco Transbay Terminal to San Francisco Airport (SFO) is to taxi which costs $80 - $100 and takes 17 min.

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The distance between San Francisco Transbay Terminal and San Francisco Airport (SFO) is 12 miles. The road distance is 14.5 miles.

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The BART from Embarcadero to San Francisco International Airport takes 33 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Mission St & 1st St and arriving at SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 8 min.

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There are 636+ hotels available in San Francisco Airport (SFO). Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from San Francisco Transbay Terminal to San Francisco Airport (SFO).
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  • Distance: 12.1 miles
  • Duration: 40 min

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

SamTrans operates a bus from San Francisco Transbay Terminal to San Francisco Airport (SFO) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 1 h 8 min.

Train operators
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Embarcadero to San Francisco International Airport
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
bart.gov
Bus operators
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from Mission St & 1st St to SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from San Francisco Transbay Terminal to San Francisco Airport (SFO)
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$24 - $35
UberX
$24 - $35
WAV
$24 - $35
UberXL
$35 - $45
Select
$45 - $65
Black
$65 - $80
Black SUV
$70 - $90
Taxi from San Francisco Transbay Terminal to San Francisco Airport (SFO)
Ave. Duration
17 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
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from San Francisco Transbay Terminal to San Francisco Airport
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Shuttle from San Francisco Transbay Terminal to San Francisco Airport
Estimated price
$35 - $50

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