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

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Line 24 bus  •  1h 21m

  1. Take the line 24 bus from Fremont St btwn Folsom St & Howard St to Broadway Blvd & Bolinas Ave 24 / ...

$5 - $9

4 alternative options

Line 101 bus, line 23 bus  •  1h 30m

  1. Take the line 101 bus from McAllister St & Polk St- San Francisco Civic Ctr to San Rafael Transit Center 101 / ...
  2. Take the line 23 bus from San Rafael Transit Center to Broadway Blvd & Bolinas Ave 68 / ...

$7 - $9

Taxi  •  32m

  1. Take a taxi from San Francisco to Fairfax 22 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  32m

  1. Drive from San Francisco to Fairfax 22 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  32m

  1. Take an Uber from San Francisco to Fairfax 22 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to Fairfax is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 32m.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco to Fairfax is to taxi which costs $120 - $150 and takes 32m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Fremont St btwn Folsom St & Howard St and arriving at Broadway Blvd & Bolinas Ave. Services depart every three hours, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 1h 21m.

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The distance between San Francisco and Fairfax is 17 miles. The road distance is 22 miles.

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The best way to get from San Francisco to Fairfax without a car is to line 24 bus which takes 1h 21m and costs $5 - $9.

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The line 24 bus from Fremont St btwn Folsom St & Howard St to Broadway Blvd & Bolinas Ave takes 1h 21m including transfers and departs every three hours.

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San Francisco to Fairfax bus services, operated by Golden Gate Transit, depart from Fremont St btwn Folsom St & Howard St station.

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San Francisco to Fairfax bus services, operated by Golden Gate Transit, arrive at Broadway Blvd & Bolinas Ave station.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Francisco to Fairfax is 22 miles. It takes approximately 32m to drive from San Francisco to Fairfax.

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There are 59+ hotels available in Fairfax. Prices start at $102 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from San Francisco to Fairfax.
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  • Distance: 17.4 miles
  • Duration: 1h 21m

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

Golden Gate Transit operates a bus from San Francisco to Fairfax every 3 hours. Tickets cost $5 - $9 and the journey takes 1h 21m.

Bus operators
Golden Gate Transit
Phone
+1 415-921-5858
Website
goldengatetransit.org
Bus from Fremont St btwn Folsom St & Howard St to Broadway Blvd & Bolinas Ave
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
goldengatetransit.org
Bus from McAllister St & Polk St- San Francisco Civic Ctr to San Rafael Transit Center
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
goldengatetransit.org
Marin Transit
Phone
+1 415-226-0855
Website
marintransit.org
Bus from San Rafael Transit Center to Broadway Blvd & Bolinas Ave
Ave. Duration
24m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
marintransit.org
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from San Francisco to Fairfax
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$45 - $60
Assist
$30 - $45
UberX
$30 - $45
WAV
$30 - $45
UberXL
$50 - $65
Select
$75 - $100
Black
$100 - $140
Black SUV
$120 - $160
Taxi from San Francisco to Fairfax
Ave. Duration
32m
Estimated price
$120 - $150
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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