There are 5 ways to get from San Mateo to Hayward by bus, train, subway, taxi, car or towncar
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Bus • 29 min
4 alternative options
Caltrain, BART • 1 h 39 min
$12 - $15
Taxi • 19 min
$95 - $120
Drive • 19 min
$1 - $3
Uber • 19 min
$26 - $35
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from San Mateo to Hayward is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 19 min.
The quickest way to get from San Mateo to Hayward is to taxi which costs $95 - $120 and takes 19 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Foster City Blvd:#551 and arriving at Hayward BART Station station. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 29 min.
The distance between San Mateo and Hayward is 15 miles. The road distance is 17.4 miles.
The best way to get from San Mateo to Hayward without a car is to bus which takes 29 min and costs $3.
The bus from Foster City Blvd:#551 to Hayward BART Station takes 29 min including transfers and departs every four hours.
San Mateo to Hayward bus services, operated by AC Transit, depart from Foster City Blvd:#551 station.
San Mateo to Hayward bus services, operated by AC Transit, arrive at Hayward BART Station.
Yes, the driving distance between San Mateo to Hayward is 17 miles. It takes approximately 19 min to drive from San Mateo to Hayward.
There are 202+ hotels available in Hayward. Prices start at $92 USD per night.
What companies run services between San Mateo, CA, USA and Hayward, CA, USA?
AC Transit operates a bus from San Mateo to Hayward every 4 hours. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 29 min.
Train from San Mateo Caltrain to San Francisco Caltrain
- Ave. Duration
- 36 min
- Estimated price
- $5 - $7
- Schedules at
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