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There are 5 ways to get from San Francisco to El Sobrante by subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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BART, line 70 bus  •  1h 35m

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

$7 - $8

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Transbay Temp Terminal to Richmond Pkwy Transit Center La

$5

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  26m

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

$110 - $140

Drive  •  26m

  1. Drive from San Francisco to El Sobrante 20.8 miles

$2 - $3

Uber  •  26m

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

$30 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to El Sobrante is to drive which costs $2 - $3 and takes 26m.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from San Francisco to El Sobrante. However, there are services departing from Transbay Temp Terminal and arriving at Appian Way:Rincon Rd via Richmond Pkwy Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 38m.

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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 BART and line 70 bus which takes 1h 35m and costs $6 - $8.

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It takes approximately 1h 35m 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 Transbay Temp Terminal 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 26m to drive from San Francisco to El Sobrante.

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There are 445+ hotels available in El Sobrante. Prices start at $98 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 15.6 miles
  • Duration: 1h 35m

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 3 hours. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1h.

Train operators
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Civic Center/UN Plaza to Richmond
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
bart.gov
Bus operators
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from Richmond BART Station to Appian Way:Valley View Rd
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
Bus from Transbay Temp Terminal to Richmond Pkwy Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
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
26m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$40 - $60
Assist
$30 - $40
UberX
$30 - $40
WAV
$30 - $40
UberXL
$45 - $60
Select
$75 - $95
Black
$100 - $130
Black SUV
$110 - $150
Taxi from San Francisco to El Sobrante
Ave. Duration
26m
Estimated price
$110 - $140
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
https://www.sfmta.com/
Website
sfmta.com

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