There are 5 ways to get from San Francisco to El Sobrante by bus, subway, 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

Bus  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Transbay Temp Terminal to Park Central:Hilltop Dr La / ...

$3

4 alternative options

BART, bus  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the BART from Civic Center/UN Plaza to El Cerrito del Norte Richmond - Daly City/Millbrae
  2. Take the bus from El Cerrito Del Norte BART to Richmond Parkway Transit Center Jr / ...

$7 - $10

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 - $40

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 1 h 2 min.

Train operators
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Civic Center/UN Plaza to El Cerrito del Norte
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
bart.gov
Bus operators
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from Transbay Temp Terminal to Park Central:Hilltop Dr
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
WestCat
Phone
(510) 724-7993
Website
westcat.org
Bus from El Cerrito Del Norte BART to Richmond Parkway Transit Center
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
westcat.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 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$60 - $80
ASSIST
$30 - $40
uberX
$30 - $40
WAV
$30 - $40
uberXL
$50 - $65
SELECT
$70 - $90
BLACK
$95 - $120
SUV
$100 - $140
Taxi from San Francisco to El Sobrante
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
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 El Sobrante?

The distance between San Francisco and El Sobrante is 25 km. The road distance is 33 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from San Francisco to El Sobrante?

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to El Sobrante is to bus which costs $3 and takes 1 h 2 min.

What is the fastest way to get from San Francisco to El Sobrante?

The quickest way to get from San Francisco to El Sobrante is to taxi which takes 26 min and costs $110 - $140.

Is there a direct bus between San Francisco and El Sobrante?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Transbay Temp Terminal and arriving at Park Central:Hilltop Dr. Services depart every two hours, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 2 min.

How long does it take to get from San Francisco to El Sobrante?

The bus from Transbay Temp Terminal to Park Central:Hilltop Dr takes 1 h 2 min including transfers and departs every two hours.