There are 6 ways to get from San Francisco to El Sobrante by bus, subway, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Salesforce Transit Center to Richmond Pkwy Transit Center La / ...

$5

5 alternative options

BART  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the BART from Civic Center/UN Plaza BART Station to El Cerrito del Norte BART Station Richmond - Daly City/Millbrae

$9 - $10

BART, line 70 bus  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the BART from Civic Center/UN Plaza BART Station to Richmond BART Station Richmond - Daly City/Millbrae
  2. Take the line 70 bus from Richmond BART to Appian Way:Valley View Rd 70

$7 - $8

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from San Francisco to El Sobrante 20.8 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco to El Sobrante 20.8 miles

$2 - $3

Uber  •  26 min

  1. Take an Uber from San Francisco to El Sobrante 20.8 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from San Francisco to El Sobrante. However, there are services departing from Salesforce Transit Center and arriving at Appian Way:Rincon Rd via Richmond Pkwy Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 24 min.

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The distance between San Francisco and El Sobrante is 16 miles. The road distance is 20.8 miles.

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The best way to get from San Francisco to El Sobrante without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 24 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 24 min to get from San Francisco to El Sobrante, including transfers.

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San Francisco to El Sobrante bus services, operated by AC Transit, depart from Salesforce Transit Center station.

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San Francisco to El Sobrante bus services, operated by AC Transit, arrive at Richmond Pkwy Transit Center station.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Francisco to El Sobrante is 21 miles. It takes approximately 26 min to drive from San Francisco to El Sobrante.

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There are 434+ hotels available in El Sobrante. Prices start at $111 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from San Francisco to El Sobrante.
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  • Distance: 15.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 24 min

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

AC Transit operates a bus from San Francisco to El Sobrante every 2 hours. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 46 min.

Train operators
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Civic Center/UN Plaza BART Station to El Cerrito del Norte BART Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Civic Center/UN Plaza BART Station to Richmond BART Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
bart.gov
Bus operators
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from Salesforce Transit Center to Richmond Pkwy Transit Center
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
Bus from Richmond BART to Appian Way:Valley View Rd
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from San Francisco to El Sobrante
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$30 - $45
UberX
$30 - $45
WAV
$30 - $45
UberXL
$50 - $65
Select
$70 - $90
Black
$90 - $120
Black SUV
$100 - $130
Taxi from San Francisco to El Sobrante
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
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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