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There are 6 ways to get from Santana Row to San Francisco by train, bus, subway, taxi, car or towncar

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Caltrain  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from Santa Clara Caltrain to San Francisco Caltrain Local / ...

$11 - $16

Cheapest option

Line 181 bus, BART  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Take the line 181 bus from 1St & Santa Clara to Warm Springs Bart 181
  2. Take the BART from Warm Springs/South Fremont BART Station to Civic Center/UN Plaza BART Station Green

$7 - $12

4 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from San Jose, CA to San Francisco, CA

$9 - $22

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Santana Row to San Francisco 48.4 miles

$270 - $320

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from Santana Row to San Francisco 48.4 miles

$4 - $7

Uber  •  51 min

  1. Take an Uber from Santana Row to San Francisco 48.4 miles

$70 - $95

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The cheapest way to get from Santana Row to San Francisco is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santana Row to San Francisco is to taxi which costs $270 - $320 and takes 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Santana Row to San Francisco. However, there are services departing from Stevens Creek & Santana Row and arriving at San Francisco, CA via 1St & Santa Clara and San Jose, CA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 52 min.

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The distance between Santana Row and San Francisco is 41 miles. The road distance is 48.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Santana Row to San Francisco without a car is to Caltrain which takes 2 h 17 min and costs $11 - $17.

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It takes approximately 2 h 17 min to get from Santana Row to San Francisco, including transfers.

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Santana Row to San Francisco bus services, operated by Megabus, depart from San Jose, CA station.

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The best way to get from Santana Row to San Francisco is to Caltrain which takes 2 h 17 min and costs $11 - $17. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $9 - $23 and takes 2 h 52 min.

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Santana Row to San Francisco bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at San Francisco, CA station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Santana Row to San Francisco is 48 miles. It takes approximately 51 min to drive from Santana Row to San Francisco.

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Map of how to get from Santana Row to San Francisco.
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  • Distance: 40.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 17 min

What companies run services between Santana Row, CA, USA and San Francisco, CA, USA?

Caltrain operates a train from Santana Row to San Francisco hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $12 and the journey takes 1 h 30 min. Alternatively, Megabus operates a bus from Santana Row to San Francisco every 4 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $17 and the journey takes 1 h 20 min.

Train operators
Caltrain
Phone
+1 650-508-6200
Website
caltrain.com
Train from Santa Clara Caltrain to San Francisco Caltrain
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
caltrain.com
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Warm Springs/South Fremont BART Station to Civic Center/UN Plaza BART Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
bart.gov
Bus operators
Santa Clara VTA
Phone
+1 408-321-2300
Website
vta.org
Bus from 1St & Santa Clara to Warm Springs Bart
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Website
vta.org
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Santana Row to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$60 - $80
Assist
$70 - $95
UberX
$70 - $95
WAV
$70 - $95
UberXL
$110 - $140
Select
$160 - $200
Black
$210 - $270
Black SUV
$230 - $300
Taxi from Santana Row to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$270 - $320
Lucky 7 Cab
Phone
+1 408-347-0777
Website
lucky7cab.com

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