There are 5 ways to get from South San Francisco Station (Caltrain) to San Francisco Ferry Building 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.

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Caltrain, tram  •  42 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 / ...

$6 - $7

Cheapest option

Line 292 bus  •  1 h 1 min

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

$2 - $3

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from South San Francisco Station (Caltrain) to San Francisco Ferry Building 11.5 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from South San Francisco Station (Caltrain) to San Francisco Ferry Building 11.5 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  13 min

  1. Take an Uber from South San Francisco Station (Caltrain) to San Francisco Ferry Building 11.5 miles

$19 - $25

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from South San Francisco Station (Caltrain) to San Francisco Ferry Building 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 San Francisco Ferry Building is to taxi which costs $65 - $80 and takes 13 min.

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The distance between South San Francisco Station (Caltrain) and San Francisco Ferry Building is 10 miles. The road distance is 11.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 42 min to get from South San Francisco Station (Caltrain) to San Francisco Ferry Building, including transfers.

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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 46 min.

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The best way to get from South San Francisco Station (Caltrain) to San Francisco Ferry Building without a car is to Caltrain and tram which takes 42 min and costs $6 - $7.

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Map of how to get from South San Francisco Station (Caltrain) to San Francisco Ferry Building.
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  • Distance: 9.8 miles
  • Duration: 42 min

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

SamTrans operates a bus from South San Francisco Station (Caltrain) to San Francisco Ferry Building every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 46 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
$3 - $4
Schedules at
caltrain.com
San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency
Website
sfmta.com
Tram from King St & 4th St to Metro Embarcadero Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Bus operators
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from Airport Blvd & Baden Ave to Mission St & 1st St
Ave. Duration
46 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 San Francisco Ferry Building
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$19 - $25
UberX
$19 - $25
WAV
$19 - $25
UberXL
$28 - $35
Select
$35 - $50
Black
$50 - $65
Black SUV
$55 - $75
Taxi from South San Francisco Station (Caltrain) to San Francisco Ferry Building
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
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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