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There are 5 ways to get from San Leandro to Palo Alto by subway, bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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BART, bus  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the BART from San Leandro BART Station to Union City BART Station Orange / ...
  2. Take the bus from Union City BART Station to University Av:Middlefield Rd Db

$6 - $7

4 alternative options

BART, Caltrain  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take the BART from San Leandro BART Station to Embarcadero BART Station Blue / ...
  2. Take the Caltrain from San Francisco Caltrain to Palo Alto Caltrain Local / ...

$13 - $16

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from San Leandro to Palo Alto 25.7 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from San Leandro to Palo Alto 25.7 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  32 min

  1. Take an Uber from San Leandro to Palo Alto 25.7 miles

$35 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from San Leandro to Palo Alto is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Leandro to Palo Alto is to taxi which costs $140 - $180 and takes 32 min.

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The distance between San Leandro and Palo Alto is 20 miles. The road distance is 25.7 miles.

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The best way to get from San Leandro to Palo Alto without a car is to BART and bus which takes 1 h 37 min and costs $5 - $7.

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It takes approximately 1 h 37 min to get from San Leandro to Palo Alto, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Leandro to Palo Alto is 26 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from San Leandro to Palo Alto.

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There are 432+ hotels available in Palo Alto. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from San Leandro to Palo Alto.
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  • Distance: 19.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 37 min

What companies run services between San Leandro, CA, USA and Palo Alto, CA, USA?

There is no direct connection from San Leandro to Palo Alto. However, you can take the BART to Union City BART Station, take the walk to Union City BART Station, then take the bus to University Av:Middlefield Rd. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from San Leandro to Palo Alto via Embarcadero BART Station, Metro Embarcadero Station, King St & 4th St, and San Francisco Caltrain in around 2 h 1 min.

Train operators
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from San Leandro BART Station to Union City BART Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
bart.gov
Subway from San Leandro BART Station to Embarcadero BART Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
bart.gov
Bus operators
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from Union City BART Station to University Av:Middlefield Rd
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from San Leandro to Palo Alto
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$30 - $45
Assist
$35 - $50
UberX
$35 - $50
WAV
$35 - $50
UberXL
$60 - $75
Select
$85 - $110
Black
$110 - $140
Black SUV
$120 - $160
Taxi from San Leandro to Palo Alto
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
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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