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There are 6 ways to get from San Francisco to Pleasant Hill by train, bus, 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

Train, line 16 bus  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Oakland Jack London Square Station to Martinez Amtrak Capitol Corridor / ...
  2. Take the line 16 bus from Amtrak to Cleaveland Rd/Trelany Rd 316 / ...

$27 - $47

Cheapest option

Bus, line 16 bus  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco Transbay Terminal to Hercules Transit Center
  2. Take the bus from Hercules Transit Center to Martinez Amtrak Station 30Z
  3. Take the line 16 bus from Amtrak to Cleaveland Rd/Trelany Rd 316 / ...

$9 - $10

4 alternative options

Bus, train, line 16 bus  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Market St:South Van Ness Av to Richmond BART 800
  2. Take the train from Richmond Transit Station to Martinez Amtrak
  3. Take the line 16 bus from Amtrak to Crescent Plz/Crescent Dr 316 / ...

$24 - $45

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from San Francisco to Pleasant Hill 27.5 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco to Pleasant Hill 27.5 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  32 min

  1. Take an Uber from San Francisco to Pleasant Hill 27.5 miles

$45 - $60

Questions & Answers

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

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco to Pleasant Hill is to taxi which costs $150 - $190 and takes 32 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Francisco to Pleasant Hill. However, there are services departing from San Francisco Transbay Terminal and arriving at Cleaveland Rd/Trelany Rd via Hercules Transit Center and Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 3 min.

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The distance between San Francisco and Pleasant Hill is 23 miles. The road distance is 27.5 miles.

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The best way to get from San Francisco to Pleasant Hill without a car is to train and line 16 bus which takes 2 h 44 min and costs $26 - $50.

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It takes approximately 2 h 44 min to get from San Francisco to Pleasant Hill, including transfers.

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San Francisco to Pleasant Hill bus services, operated by WestCat Lynx, depart from San Francisco Transbay Terminal station.

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San Francisco to Pleasant Hill bus services, operated by County Connection, arrive at Cleaveland Rd/Trelany Rd station.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Francisco to Pleasant Hill is 27 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from San Francisco to Pleasant Hill.

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There are 131+ hotels available in Pleasant Hill. Prices start at $90 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from San Francisco to Pleasant Hill.
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  • Distance: 23.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 44 min

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

You can take a bus from San Francisco to Pleasant Hill via Hercules Transit Center, Martinez Amtrak Station, and Amtrak in around 3 h 3 min.

Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Oakland Jack London Square Station to Martinez Amtrak
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Richmond Transit Station to Martinez Amtrak
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$20 - $30
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Room
$120 - $180
Bus operators
County Connection
Website
cccta.org
Bus from Amtrak to Cleaveland Rd/Trelany Rd
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
cccta.org
Bus from Amtrak to Crescent Plz/Crescent Dr
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
cccta.org
WestCat Lynx
Phone
+1 510-724-7993
Website
westcat.org
Bus from San Francisco Transbay Terminal to Hercules Transit Center
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
westcat.org
WestCat
Phone
(510) 724-7993
Website
westcat.org
Bus from Hercules Transit Center to Martinez Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
westcat.org
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from Market St:South Van Ness Av to Richmond BART
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 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 Pleasant Hill
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$45 - $60
UberX
$45 - $60
WAV
$45 - $60
UberXL
$65 - $85
Select
$90 - $120
Black
$120 - $160
Black SUV
$130 - $170
Taxi from San Francisco to Pleasant Hill
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
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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