There are 9 ways to get from San Jose Convention Center to San Francisco Airport (SFO) by train, tram, bus, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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

Caltrain  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from San Jose Diridon Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain Bullet / ...

$7 - $9

Cheapest option

Line 522 bus, line 398 bus  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take the line 522 bus from Santa Clara & 1St to Palo Alto Caltrain Station 522 / ...
  2. Take the line 398 bus from Redwood City Caltrain-Lane B to SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level 398 / ...

$6 - $8

7 alternative options

Line 902 tram, Caltrain  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Take the line 902 tram from Convention Center Station to Mountain View Station 902
  2. Take the Caltrain from Mountain View Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain Bullet / ...

$8 - $12

Line 902 tram, line 398 bus  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the line 902 tram from Convention Center Station to Mountain View Station 902
  2. Take the line 398 bus from Redwood City Caltrain-Lane B to SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level 398 / ...

$7 - $10

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from San Jose Convention Center to San Francisco Airport (SFO) 36.2 miles

$200 - $240

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from San Jose Convention Center to San Francisco Airport (SFO) 36.2 miles

$3 - $6

Towncar  •  39 min

  1. Take a town car from San Jose Convention Center to San Francisco Airport 36.2 miles

$150 - $210

Shuttle  •  39 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from San Jose Convention Center to San Francisco Airport

$65 - $95

Uber  •  39 min

  1. Take an Uber from San Jose Convention Center to San Francisco Airport (SFO) 36.2 miles

$55 - $75

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Jose Convention Center to San Francisco Airport (SFO) is to drive which costs $3 - $6 and takes 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Jose Convention Center to San Francisco Airport (SFO) is to taxi which costs $200 - $240 and takes 39 min.

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The distance between San Jose Convention Center and San Francisco Airport (SFO) is 34 miles. The road distance is 36.2 miles.

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The Caltrain from San Jose Diridon Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain takes 42 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Jose Convention Center to San Francisco Airport (SFO). However, there are services departing from Santa Clara & 1St and arriving at SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level via Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 9 and Redwood City Caltrain-Lane B. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 47 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from San Jose Diridon Caltrain and arriving at Millbrae Caltrain. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 42 min.

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What companies run services between San Jose Convention Center, CA, USA and San Francisco Airport (SFO), USA?

Caltrain operates a train from San Jose Convention Center to San Francisco Airport (SFO) hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $9 and the journey takes 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from San Jose Convention Center to San Francisco Airport (SFO) via Santa Clara & 1St, Palo Alto Caltrain Station, Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 9, and Redwood City Caltrain-Lane B in around 2 h 47 min.

Train operators
Caltrain
Website
caltrain.com
Train from San Jose Diridon Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Train from Mountain View Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Santa Clara VTA
Website
vta.org
Tram from Convention Center Station to Mountain View Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
vta.org
Bus operators
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from Redwood City Caltrain-Lane B to SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Santa Clara VTA
Website
vta.org
Bus from Santa Clara & 1St to Palo Alto Caltrain Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
vta.org
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from San Jose Convention Center to San Francisco Airport (SFO)
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$75 - $95
ASSIST
$55 - $75
uberX
$55 - $75
WAV
$55 - $75
uberXL
$80 - $110
SELECT
$110 - $150
BLACK
$160 - $200
SUV
$180 - $230
Taxi from San Jose Convention Center to San Francisco Airport (SFO)
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$200 - $240
Lucky 7 Cab
Phone
+1 408-347-0777
Website
lucky7cab.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from San Jose Convention Center to San Francisco Airport
Estimated price
$150 - $210
Shuttle from San Jose Convention Center to San Francisco Airport
Estimated price
$65 - $95

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