There are 5 ways to get from Scotts Valley to San Francisco by bus, train, subway, car 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

Bus, Caltrain  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Mt Hermon Rd to Diridon Station 17 / ...
  2. Take the Caltrain from San Jose Diridon Caltrain to San Francisco Caltrain Bullet / ...

$12 - $16

Cheapest option

Bus, line 181 bus, BART  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Cavallaro Transit Center to E Santa Clara & S 1st 17
  2. Take the line 181 bus from 1St & Santa Clara to Fremont Bart Station 181
  3. Take the BART from Fremont to Civic Center/UN Plaza

$10 - $12

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Mt Hermon Rd to Diridon Station 17
  2. Take the bus from San Jose, Ca to San Francisco, Ca 6860 / ...

$14 - $29

Drive  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Scotts Valley to San Francisco 68.3 miles

$6 - $10

Uber  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take an Uber from Scotts Valley to San Francisco 68.3 miles

$100 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Scotts Valley to San Francisco is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Scotts Valley to San Francisco is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1 h 16 min.

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The distance between Scotts Valley and San Francisco is 55 miles. The road distance is 68.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 18 min to get from Scotts Valley to San Francisco, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Scotts Valley to San Francisco. However, there are services departing from Mt Hermon Rd and arriving at San Francisco, Ca via San Jose, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 28 min.

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Map of how to get from Scotts Valley to San Francisco.
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  • Distance: 55 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 18 min

What companies run services between Scotts Valley, CA, USA and San Francisco, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Scotts Valley to San Francisco via Diridon Station and San Jose, Ca in around 2 h 28 min.

Train operators
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Fremont to Civic Center/UN Plaza
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
bart.gov
Bus operators
Santa Cruz Metro
Website
scmtd.com
Bus from Mt Hermon Rd to Diridon Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
scmtd.com
Bus from Cavallaro Transit Center to E Santa Clara & S 1st
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
scmtd.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Jose, Ca to San Francisco, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $25
Santa Clara VTA
Website
vta.org
Bus from 1St & Santa Clara to Fremont Bart Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
vta.org
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Scotts Valley to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$100 - $140
UberX
$100 - $140
WAV
$100 - $140
UberXL
$160 - $200
Select
$220 - $280
Black
$300 - $380
Black SUV
$330 - $420

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