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There are 7 ways to get from Sheraton Palo Alto Hotel to San Francisco Airport (SFO) by train, bus, night bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Caltrain  •  1h 4m

  1. Take the Caltrain from Palo Alto Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain Local / ...

$11 - $16

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  1h 23m

  1. Take the night bus from Alma St & Lytton Ave to SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level 397

$5

5 alternative options

Bus  •  1h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 9 to El Camino Real & Linden Ave Ecr

$10 - $14

Bus, line 398 bus  •  1h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 9 to El Camino Real & San Carlos Ave Ecr
  2. Take the line 398 bus from El Camino Real & San Carlos Ave to SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level 398

$7 - $10

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sheraton Palo Alto Hotel to San Francisco Airport (SFO) 18.8 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Sheraton Palo Alto Hotel to San Francisco Airport (SFO) 18.8 miles

$1 - $3

Towncar  •  24 min

  1. Take a town car from Sheraton Palo Alto Hotel to San Francisco Airport 18.8 miles

$100 - $150

Sheraton Palo Alto Hotel to San Francisco Airport (SFO) by walk, train and subway

The journey time between Sheraton Palo Alto Hotel and San Francisco Airport (SFO) is around 1h 9m and covers a distance of around 19 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 51 min. Operated by Caltrain and BART, the Sheraton Palo Alto Hotel to San Francisco Airport (SFO) service departs from Sheraton Palo Alto Hotel and arrives in San Francisco International Airport. Typically 187 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 9m
Fastest journey time:
51 min
Services per week:
187
Cheapest price:
$11
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:01
Last service departs at:
23:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Sheraton Palo Alto Hotel to San Francisco Airport (SFO) walk, train and subway schedules

Departing Monday, June 21, 2021

Sheraton Palo Alto Hotel → San Francisco Airport (SFO)
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sheraton Palo Alto Hotel to San Francisco Airport (SFO) is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sheraton Palo Alto Hotel to San Francisco Airport (SFO) is to taxi which costs $110 - $140 and takes 24 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Alma St & Lytton Ave and arriving at SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 17m.

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No, there is no direct train from Sheraton Palo Alto Hotel to San Francisco Airport (SFO). However, there are services departing from Palo Alto Caltrain and arriving at San Francisco International Airport via Millbrae. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 4m.

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The distance between Sheraton Palo Alto Hotel and San Francisco Airport (SFO) is 17 miles. The road distance is 18.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Sheraton Palo Alto Hotel to San Francisco Airport (SFO) without a car is to Caltrain which takes 1h 4m and costs $11 - $16.

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It takes approximately 1h 4m to get from Sheraton Palo Alto Hotel to San Francisco Airport (SFO), including transfers.

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Sheraton Palo Alto Hotel to San Francisco Airport (SFO) bus services, operated by SamTrans, depart from Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 9 station.

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Sheraton Palo Alto Hotel to San Francisco Airport (SFO) train services, operated by Caltrain, depart from Palo Alto Caltrain station.

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The best way to get from Sheraton Palo Alto Hotel to San Francisco Airport (SFO) is to Caltrain which takes 1h 4m and costs $11 - $16. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $10 - $14 and takes 1h 40m.

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Map of how to get from Sheraton Palo Alto Hotel to San Francisco Airport (SFO).
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  • Distance: 17.4 miles
  • Duration: 1h 4m

What companies run services between Sheraton Palo Alto Hotel, CA, USA and San Francisco Airport (SFO), USA?

Caltrain operates a train from Palo Alto Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 32 min. Alternatively, SamTrans operates a bus from Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 9 to El Camino Real & Linden Ave every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 1h 8m.

Train operators
Caltrain
Phone
+1 650-508-6200
Website
caltrain.com
Train from Palo Alto Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Bus operators
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 9 to El Camino Real & Linden Ave
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Bus from Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 9 to El Camino Real & San Carlos Ave
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Bus from El Camino Real & San Carlos Ave to SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Night bus from Alma St & Lytton Ave to SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Other operators
Jayride Private Transfers

Jayride is an online booking service for pick up or drop off at airports, using a pre-pay, fixed-price model. You’ll be provided with a choice of transfer companies, from luxury limos to maxi taxis, private cars to shuttle buses, depending on your journey, along with passenger reviews and star ratings. On booking, you’ll receive a confirmation email with the contact details of your transfer company and meeting instructions for your trip.

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Towncar from Sheraton Palo Alto Hotel to San Francisco Airport
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Private
$100 - $150
Taxi from Sheraton Palo Alto Hotel to San Francisco Airport (SFO)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Taxi San Jose
Phone
+1 408-459-8010
Website
taxisanjose.com

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Sheraton Palo Alto Hotel to San Francisco Airport (SFO) bus services, operated by SamTrans, arrive at SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level station.

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Sheraton Palo Alto Hotel to San Francisco Airport (SFO) train services, operated by Caltrain, arrive at Millbrae Caltrain station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sheraton Palo Alto Hotel to San Francisco Airport (SFO) is 19 miles. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Sheraton Palo Alto Hotel to San Francisco Airport (SFO).

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