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There are 8 ways to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Daly City by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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Recommended option

Caltrain, BART  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from Santa Clara Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain Local / ...
  2. Take the BART from Millbrae BART Station to Daly City BART Station Red / ...

$12 - $17

Cheapest option

Line 522 bus, bus  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the line 522 bus from Santa Clara Caltrain Station to Palo Alto Caltrain Station 522 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 9 to Mission St & John Daly Blvd Ecr

$6 - $14

6 alternative options

Caltrain, bus  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from Santa Clara Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain Local / ...
  2. Take the bus from El Camino Real & Linden Ave to Mission St & John Daly Blvd Ecr / ...

$11 - $16

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Daly City 43.8 miles

$240 - $290

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Daly City 43.8 miles

$4 - $7

Towncar  •  48 min

  1. Take a town car from San Jose Airport to Daly City 43.8 miles

$160 - $230

Shuttle  •  48 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from San Jose Airport to Daly City

$120 - $170

Uber  •  48 min

  1. Take an Uber from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Daly City 43.8 miles

$65 - $85

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Daly City is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Daly City is to taxi which costs $240 - $290 and takes 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Daly City. However, there are services departing from San Jose Airport - Terminal A and arriving at Mission St & John Daly Blvd via Santa Clara Caltrain Station and Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 9. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 24 min.

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The distance between San Jose Airport (SJC) and Daly City is 38 miles. The road distance is 43.8 miles.

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The best way to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Daly City without a car is to Caltrain and BART which takes 1 h 26 min and costs $12 - $17.

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It takes approximately 1 h 26 min to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Daly City, including transfers.

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San Jose Airport (SJC) to Daly City bus services, operated by Santa Clara VTA, arrive at Santa Clara Caltrain Station.

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San Jose Airport (SJC) to Daly City bus services, operated by SamTrans, arrive at Mission St & John Daly Blvd station.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Jose Airport (SJC) to Daly City is 44 miles. It takes approximately 48 min to drive from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Daly City.

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There are 581+ hotels available in Daly City. Prices start at $105 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Daly City.
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  • Distance: 37.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 26 min

What companies run services between San Jose Airport (SJC), USA and Daly City, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Daly City via Santa Clara Caltrain Station and Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 9 in around 3 h 24 min.

Train operators
Caltrain
Phone
+1 650-508-6200
Website
caltrain.com
Train from Santa Clara Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
caltrain.com
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Millbrae BART Station to Daly City BART Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
bart.gov
Bus operators
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from El Camino Real & Linden Ave to Mission St & John Daly Blvd
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Bus from Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 9 to Mission St & John Daly Blvd
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Santa Clara VTA
Phone
+1 408-321-2300
Website
vta.org
Bus from Santa Clara Caltrain Station to Palo Alto Caltrain Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
vta.org
Shuttles by Jayride
Website
jayride.com
Shuttle from San Jose Airport to Daly City
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Shuttle
$120 - $170
Other operators
Private Transfers
Website
jayride.com
Towncar from San Jose Airport to Daly City
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$160 - $230
Private
$160 - $230
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Daly City
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$55 - $75
Assist
$65 - $85
UberX
$65 - $85
WAV
$65 - $85
UberXL
$100 - $130
Select
$140 - $180
Black
$190 - $240
Black SUV
$210 - $270
Taxi from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Daly City
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$240 - $290
Lucky 7 Cab
Phone
+1 408-347-0777
Website
lucky7cab.com

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