There are 5 ways to get from South San Francisco Station (Caltrain) to Exploratorium by train, tram, bus, taxi, 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

Caltrain, tram  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Limited / ...
  2. E

$6 - $7

Cheapest option

Line 292 bus  •  1 h 16 min

  1. 292

$2 - $3

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. 12 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  13 min

  1. 12 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  13 min

  1. 12 miles

$20 - $27

What companies run services between South San Francisco Station (Caltrain), CA, USA and Exploratorium, CA, USA?

SamTrans operates a bus from South San Francisco Station (Caltrain) to Exploratorium every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 51 min.

Train operators
Caltrain
Website
caltrain.com
Train from South San Francisco Caltrain to San Francisco Caltrain
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
caltrain.com
San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency
Website
sfmta.com
Tram from King St & 4Th St to The Embarcadero & Green St
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Bus operators
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from Airport Blvd & Baden Ave to Folsom St & Beale St
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from South San Francisco Station (Caltrain) to Exploratorium
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$20 - $27
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$60 - $80
ASSIST
$20 - $27
uberX
$20 - $27
WAV
$20 - $27
uberXL
$30 - $40
SELECT
$40 - $55
BLACK
$50 - $70
SUV
$60 - $80
Taxi from South San Francisco Station (Caltrain) to Exploratorium
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
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
SF Green Cab
Phone
+1 415-626-4733
Website
greencabsf.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between South San Francisco Station (Caltrain) and Exploratorium is 16 km. The road distance is 19 km.

The cheapest way to get from South San Francisco Station (Caltrain) to Exploratorium is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 13 min.

The quickest way to get from South San Francisco Station (Caltrain) to Exploratorium is to taxi which takes 13 min and costs $70 - $85.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Airport Blvd & Baden Ave and arriving at Folsom St & Beale St. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 51 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 1 min to get from South San Francisco Station (Caltrain) to Exploratorium, including transfers.

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