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

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Recommended option

Caltrain, BART  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from San Mateo Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain
  2. Take the BART from Millbrae BART Station to West Oakland BART Station
  3. Take the BART from West Oakland BART Station to Coliseum BART Station
  4. Take the BART from Coliseum BART Station to Oakland International Airport BART Station

$20 - $25

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Hwy 101 & 3rd Ave to Mission St & 1st St 398
  2. Take the bus from Salesforce Transit Center to Eastmont Transit Center Nl / ...

$9 - $10

6 alternative options

Bus, BART  •  2 h 16 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 BART Station to Coliseum BART Station 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

$40 - $55

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from San Mateo to Oakland Airport (OAK). However, there are services departing from Hwy 101 & 3rd Ave and arriving at Oakland International Airport via Salesforce Transit Center and Eastmont Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 32 min.

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The distance between San Mateo and Oakland Airport (OAK) is 12 miles. The road distance is 26 miles.

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The best way to get from San Mateo to Oakland Airport (OAK) without a car is to Caltrain and BART which takes 1 h 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 29 min to get from San Mateo to Oakland Airport (OAK), including transfers.

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San Mateo to Oakland Airport (OAK) bus services, operated by SamTrans, depart from Hwy 101 & 3rd Ave station.

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San Mateo to Oakland Airport (OAK) bus services, operated by AC Transit, arrive at Eastmont Transit Center station.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Mateo to Oakland Airport (OAK) is 26 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from San Mateo to Oakland Airport (OAK).

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Map of how to get from San Mateo to Oakland Airport (OAK).
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  • Distance: 12.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 29 min

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 Mission St & 1st St, Salesforce Transit Center, and Eastmont Transit Center in around 2 h 32 min.

Train operators
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Millbrae BART Station to West Oakland BART Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
bart.gov
Subway from West Oakland BART Station to Coliseum BART Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Coliseum BART Station to Oakland International Airport BART Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Daly City BART Station to Coliseum BART Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
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 20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Bus from Hwy 101 & 3rd Ave to Mission St & 1st St
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
samtrans.com
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from Salesforce Transit Center to Eastmont Transit Center
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 15 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
$40 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$40 - $55
UberX
$40 - $55
WAV
$40 - $55
UberXL
$60 - $80
Select
$85 - $110
Black
$110 - $150
Black SUV
$130 - $170
Taxi from San Mateo to Oakland Airport (OAK)
Ave. Duration
29 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
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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