There are 8 ways to get from San Mateo to Oakland Airport (OAK) by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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, BART  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from San Mateo Caltrain to San Francisco Caltrain Local / ...
  2. Take the BART from Embarcadero to Coliseum Dublin/Pleasanton - Daly City / ...

$17 - $20

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from S Delaware St & 2nd Ave to Folsom St & Beale St 292
  2. Take the bus from Transbay Temp Terminal to Eastmont Transit Center Nl / ...

$9 - $10

6 alternative options

Bus, BART  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from El Camino Real & E 5th Ave to Daly City BART-Bay 3 Ecr
  2. Take the BART from Daly City to Coliseum Dublin/Pleasanton - Daly City / ...

$12 - $15

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from San Mateo to Oakland Airport (OAK) 26 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from San Mateo to Oakland Airport (OAK) 26 miles

$2 - $4

Shuttle  •  29 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from San Mateo to Oakland Airport

$80 - $120

Towncar  •  29 min

  1. Take a town car from San Mateo to Oakland Airport 26 miles

$130 - $190

Uber  •  29 min

  1. Take an Uber from San Mateo to Oakland Airport (OAK) 26 miles

$35 - $50

What companies run services between San Mateo, CA, USA and Oakland Airport (OAK), USA?

You can take a bus from San Mateo to Oakland Airport (OAK) via Folsom St & Beale St, Transbay Temp Terminal, and Eastmont Transit Center in around 3 h 8 min.

Train operators
Caltrain
Website
caltrain.com
Train from San Mateo Caltrain to San Francisco Caltrain
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
caltrain.com
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Embarcadero to Coliseum
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
bart.gov
Subway from Daly City to Coliseum
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
bart.gov
Bus operators
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from El Camino Real & E 5th Ave to Daly City BART-Bay 3
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Bus from S Delaware St & 2nd Ave to Folsom St & Beale St
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
samtrans.com
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from Transbay Temp Terminal to Eastmont Transit Center
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from San Mateo to Oakland Airport (OAK)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$60 - $80
ASSIST
$35 - $50
uberX
$35 - $50
WAV
$35 - $50
uberXL
$60 - $80
SELECT
$85 - $110
BLACK
$110 - $150
SUV
$130 - $170
Taxi from San Mateo to Oakland Airport (OAK)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
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
SF Green Cab
Phone
+1 415-626-4733
Website
greencabsf.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from San Mateo to Oakland Airport
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Towncar from San Mateo to Oakland Airport
Estimated price
$130 - $190

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Questions & Answers

The distance between San Mateo and Oakland Airport (OAK) is 19 km. The road distance is 42 km.

The cheapest way to get from San Mateo to Oakland Airport (OAK) is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 29 min.

The quickest way to get from San Mateo to Oakland Airport (OAK) is to taxi which takes 29 min and costs $140 - $180.

No, there is no direct bus from San Mateo to Oakland Airport (OAK). However, there are services departing from S Delaware St & 2nd Ave and arriving at Oakland International Airport via Transbay Temp Terminal and Eastmont Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 8 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 30 min to get from San Mateo to Oakland Airport (OAK), including transfers.