There are 6 ways to get from South San Francisco Station (Caltrain) to Exploratorium by train, tram, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Caltrain, tram  •  44 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from South San Francisco Caltrain to San Francisco Caltrain Limited / ...
  2. Take the tram from King St & 4th St to Metro Embarcadero Station N / ...

$7 - $8

Cheapest option

Line 292 bus  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the line 292 bus from Airport Blvd & Baden Ave to Mission St & 1st St 292

$2 - $3

4 alternative options

Line 292 bus, tram  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the line 292 bus from Airport Blvd & Baden Ave to Mission St & 5th St 292
  2. Take the tram from Market St & 5th St to The Embarcadero & Green St E / ...

$5 - $6

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from South San Francisco Station (Caltrain) to Exploratorium 12 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from South San Francisco Station (Caltrain) to Exploratorium 12 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  13 min

  1. Take an Uber from South San Francisco Station (Caltrain) to Exploratorium 12 miles

$21 - $27

Questions & Answers

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

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

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Airport Blvd & Baden Ave and arriving at Mission St & 1st St. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 57 min.

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The distance between South San Francisco Station (Caltrain) and Exploratorium is 10 miles. The road distance is 12 miles.

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The best way to get from South San Francisco Station (Caltrain) to Exploratorium without a car is to Caltrain and tram which takes 44 min and costs $7 - $9.

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It takes approximately 44 min to get from South San Francisco Station (Caltrain) to Exploratorium, including transfers.

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South San Francisco Station (Caltrain) to Exploratorium bus services, operated by SamTrans, depart from Airport Blvd & Baden Ave station.

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South San Francisco Station (Caltrain) to Exploratorium bus services, operated by SamTrans, arrive at Mission St & 1st St station.

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Map of how to get from South San Francisco Station (Caltrain) to Exploratorium.
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  • Distance: 10.1 miles
  • Duration: 44 min

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 57 min.

Train operators
Caltrain
Phone
+1 650-508-6200
Website
caltrain.com
Train from South San Francisco Caltrain to San Francisco Caltrain
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
caltrain.com
San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency
Website
sfmta.com
Tram from King St & 4th St to Metro Embarcadero Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Tram from Market St & 5th St to The Embarcadero & Green St
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Bus operators
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from Airport Blvd & Baden Ave to Mission St & 5th St
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Bus from Airport Blvd & Baden Ave to Mission St & 1st St
Ave. Duration
57 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
$21 - $27
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$21 - $27
UberX
$21 - $27
WAV
$21 - $27
UberXL
$29 - $40
Select
$40 - $55
Black
$50 - $70
Black SUV
$60 - $80
Taxi from South San Francisco Station (Caltrain) to Exploratorium
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
SF Green Cab
Phone
+1 415-626-4733
Website
greencabsf.com
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

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