There are 7 ways to get from San Francisco to Burlingame by train, subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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  •  29 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from San Francisco Caltrain to Broadway Caltrain Local / ...

$4 - $5

Cheapest option

Line 292 bus  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the line 292 bus from Potrero Ave & 16th St to California Dr & Broadway 292

$2 - $4

5 alternative options

BART, bus  •  58 min

  1. Take the BART from Civic Center/UN Plaza to San Bruno Pittsburg/Bay Point - SFIA/Millbrae / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Bruno BART-Bay 9 to El Camino Real & Broadway-Burlingame Ecr

$5 - $7

Line 14 bus, bus  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take the line 14 bus from Otis St & 12Th St to Mission St & San Jose Ave 14
  2. Take the bus from Mission St & John Daly Blvd to El Camino Real & Broadway-Burlingame Ecr

$5 - $6

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from San Francisco to Burlingame 15.5 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco to Burlingame 15.5 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  17 min

  1. Take an Uber from San Francisco to Burlingame 15.5 miles

$23 - $30

What companies run services between San Francisco, CA, USA and Burlingame, CA, USA?

Caltrain operates a train from San Francisco to Burlingame every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $5 and the journey takes 29 min. Alternatively, SamTrans operates a bus from San Francisco to Burlingame hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 1 h 6 min.

Train operators
Caltrain
Website
caltrain.com
Train from San Francisco Caltrain to Broadway Caltrain
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
caltrain.com
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Civic Center/UN Plaza to San Bruno
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
bart.gov
Bus operators
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from San Bruno BART-Bay 9 to El Camino Real & Broadway-Burlingame
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Bus from Potrero Ave & 16th St to California Dr & Broadway
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Bus from Mission St & John Daly Blvd to El Camino Real & Broadway-Burlingame
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
samtrans.com
San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency
Website
sfmta.com
Bus from Otis St & 12Th St to Mission St & San Jose Ave
Ave. Duration
39 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 to Burlingame
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$60 - $85
ASSIST
$23 - $30
uberX
$23 - $30
WAV
$23 - $30
uberXL
$35 - $50
SELECT
$50 - $70
BLACK
$65 - $90
SUV
$75 - $95
Taxi from San Francisco to Burlingame
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
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
SF Green Cab
Phone
+1 415-626-4733
Website
greencabsf.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from San Francisco to Burlingame?

The distance between San Francisco and Burlingame is 22 km. The road distance is 25 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from San Francisco to Burlingame?

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to Burlingame is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 17 min.

What is the fastest way to get from San Francisco to Burlingame?

The quickest way to get from San Francisco to Burlingame is to taxi which takes 17 min and costs $85 - $110.

Is there a direct train between San Francisco and Burlingame?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from San Francisco Caltrain and arriving at Broadway Caltrain. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 29 min.

Is there a direct bus between San Francisco and Burlingame?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Potrero Ave & 16th St and arriving at California Dr & Broadway. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 6 min.

How long does it take to get from San Francisco to Burlingame?

The Caltrain from San Francisco Caltrain to Broadway Caltrain takes 29 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.