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There are 2 ways to get from San Rafael to Boulder Creek by bus, subway, taxi or car

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Line 40 bus, BART, taxi  •  2h 50m

  1. Take the line 40 bus from San Rafael Transit Center Platform B to El Cerrito del Norte BART Station 40
  2. Take the BART from El Cerrito Del Norte to Berryessa / North San Jose
  3. Take a taxi from Berryessa / North San Jose to Boulder Creek

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Drive  •  1h 45m

  1. Drive from San Rafael to Boulder Creek 87.8 miles

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The cheapest way to get from San Rafael to Boulder Creek is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from San Rafael to Boulder Creek is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1h 45m.

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The distance between San Rafael and Boulder Creek is 63 miles. The road distance is 87.8 miles.

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The best way to get from San Rafael to Boulder Creek without a car is to line 40 bus and BART and taxi which takes 2h 50m and costs $110 - $150.

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It takes approximately 2h 50m to get from San Rafael to Boulder Creek, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Rafael to Boulder Creek is 88 miles. It takes approximately 1h 45m to drive from San Rafael to Boulder Creek.

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  • Distance: 63.1 miles
  • Duration: 2h 50m

What companies run services between San Rafael, CA, USA and Boulder Creek, CA, USA?

There is no direct connection from San Rafael to Boulder Creek. However, you can take the line 40 bus to El Cerrito del Norte BART Station, take the walk to El Cerrito Del Norte, take the BART to Berryessa / North San Jose, then take the taxi to Boulder Creek. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Boulder Creek.

Train operators
BART
Phone
+1-510-464-6000
Website
bart.gov
Subway from El Cerrito Del Norte to Berryessa / North San Jose
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
bart.gov
Bus operators
Golden Gate Transit
Phone
+1 415-921-5858
Website
goldengatetransit.org
Bus from San Rafael Transit Center Platform B to El Cerrito del Norte BART Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Golden Gate Transit
Other operators
Taxi from Berryessa / North San Jose to Boulder Creek
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Taxi San Jose
Phone
+1 408-459-8010
Website
taxisanjose.com

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