There are 6 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 Burlingame Caltrain Limited / ...

$4 - $6

Cheapest option

Line 292 bus  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the line 292 bus from Mission St & 9th St to California Dr & Broadway 292

$2 - $4

4 alternative options

BART, bus  •  1 h 2 min

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

$5 - $7

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

$26 - $35

Questions & Answers

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

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

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The distance between San Francisco and Burlingame is 14 miles. The road distance is 15.5 miles.

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

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Mission St & 9th St and arriving at California Dr & Broadway. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 17 min.

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

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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 - $6 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 17 min.

Train operators
Caltrain
Website
caltrain.com
Train from San Francisco Caltrain to Burlingame Caltrain
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
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
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Bus from Mission St & 9th St to California Dr & Broadway
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
samtrans.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
$26 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$65 - $85
ASSIST
$26 - $35
uberX
$26 - $35
WAV
$26 - $35
uberXL
$35 - $50
SELECT
$50 - $70
BLACK
$70 - $90
SUV
$75 - $100
Taxi from San Francisco to Burlingame
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
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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