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

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Bus  •  49 min

  1. Take the bus from Salesforce Transit Center Bay 6 to Church Ln & San Pablo Av L

$2 - $6

4 alternative options

BART, bus  •  53 min

  1. Take the BART from Civic Center / UN Plaza to El Cerrito Del Norte Red-N
  2. Take the bus from Del Norte BART to San Pablo Av & Van Ness St 72 / ...

$6 - $8

Line 800 bus, bus  •  1h 32m

  1. Take the line 800 bus from Market St & South Van Ness Av to 14th St & Broadway 800
  2. Take the bus from Broadway & 12th St to San Pablo Av & Van Ness St 72 / ...

$4 - $10

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from San Francisco to San Pablo 19.4 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco to San Pablo 19.4 miles

$1 - $3

San Francisco to San Pablo by bus

The bus journey time between San Francisco and San Pablo is around 52 min and covers a distance of around 17 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 49 min. Operated by AC Transit, the San Francisco to San Pablo bus service departs from Salesforce Transit Center Bay 6 and arrives in Church Ln & San Pablo Av. Typically 10 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
52 min
Fastest bus time:
49 min
Buses per week:
10
Cheapest price:
$2
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
17:15
Last bus departs at:
18:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

San Francisco to San Pablo bus schedules

San Francisco → San Pablo
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The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to San Pablo is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco to San Pablo is to taxi which costs $110 - $140 and takes 24 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Salesforce Transit Center Bay 6 and arriving at Church Ln & San Pablo Av. Services depart once daily, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 49 min.

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The distance between San Francisco and San Pablo is 14 miles. The road distance is 19.4 miles.

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The best way to get from San Francisco to San Pablo without a car is to bus which takes 49 min and costs $2 - $6.

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The bus from Salesforce Transit Center Bay 6 to Church Ln & San Pablo Av takes 49 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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San Francisco to San Pablo bus services, operated by AC Transit, depart from Salesforce Transit Center Bay 6 station.

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San Francisco to San Pablo bus services, operated by AC Transit, arrive at Church Ln & San Pablo Av station.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Francisco to San Pablo is 19 miles. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from San Francisco to San Pablo.

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There are 360+ hotels available in San Pablo. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 13.6 miles
  • Duration: 49 min

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

AC Transit operates a bus from Salesforce Transit Center Bay 6 to Church Ln & San Pablo Av once daily. Tickets cost $2 - $6 and the journey takes 49 min.

Train operators
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Civic Center / UN Plaza to El Cerrito Del Norte
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
bart.gov
Bus operators
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from Salesforce Transit Center Bay 6 to Church Ln & San Pablo Av
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
AC Transit
Bus from Del Norte BART to San Pablo Av & Van Ness St
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
AC Transit
Bus from Market St & South Van Ness Av to 14th St & Broadway
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
AC Transit
Bus from Broadway & 12th St to San Pablo Av & Van Ness St
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
AC Transit
Other operators
Taxi from San Francisco to San Pablo
Ave. Duration
24 min
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

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