There are 5 ways to get from San Francisco to Mountain View by train, night bus, taxi, car or towncar
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to Mountain View is to drive which costs $3 - $6 and takes 40 min.
The quickest way to get from San Francisco to Mountain View is to taxi which costs $210 - $250 and takes 40 min.
The distance between San Francisco and Mountain View is 33 miles. The road distance is 37.8 miles.
The Caltrain from San Francisco Caltrain to Mountain View Caltrain takes 47 min including transfers and departs hourly.
No, there is no direct bus from San Francisco to Mountain View. However, there are services departing from 11th St & Market St. and arriving at El Camino & Castro via Palo Alto Caltrain Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 33 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from San Francisco Caltrain and arriving at Mountain View Caltrain. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 47 min.
What companies run services between San Francisco, CA, USA and Mountain View, CA, USA?
Caltrain operates a train from San Francisco to Mountain View hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $10 and the journey takes 47 min.
Train from San Francisco Caltrain to Mountain View Caltrain
- Ave. Duration
- 47 min
- Estimated price
- $7 - $10
- Schedules at
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