There are 5 ways to get from Sunnyvale to Redwood City by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Caltrain  •  27 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from Sunnyvale Caltrain to Redwood City Caltrain Local / ...

$5 - $7

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Line 522 bus, bus  •  1 h

  1. Take the line 522 bus from El Camino & Pastoria to Palo Alto Caltrain Station 22 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 9 to Redwood City Caltrain-Lane B Ecr

$4 - $5

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Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sunnyvale to Redwood City 16 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Sunnyvale to Redwood City 16 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  20 min

  1. Take an Uber from Sunnyvale to Redwood City 16 miles

$27 - $35

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Sunnyvale to Redwood City. However, there are services departing from El Camino & Pastoria and arriving at Redwood City Caltrain-Lane B via Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 9. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Sunnyvale Caltrain and arriving at Redwood City Caltrain. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

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The distance between Sunnyvale and Redwood City is 14 miles. The road distance is 16 miles.

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The best way to get from Sunnyvale to Redwood City without a car is to Caltrain which takes 27 min and costs .

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The Caltrain from Sunnyvale Caltrain to Redwood City Caltrain takes 27 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Sunnyvale to Redwood City bus services, operated by Santa Clara VTA, depart from El Camino & Pastoria station.

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Sunnyvale to Redwood City train services, operated by Caltrain, depart from Sunnyvale Caltrain station.

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The best way to get from Sunnyvale to Redwood City is to Caltrain which takes 27 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 522 bus and bus, which costs and takes 1 h.

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Sunnyvale to Redwood City bus services, operated by SamTrans, arrive at Redwood City Caltrain-Lane B station.

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Sunnyvale to Redwood City train services, operated by Caltrain, arrive at Redwood City Caltrain station.

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Map of how to get from Sunnyvale to Redwood City.
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  • Distance: 13.7 miles
  • Duration: 27 min

What companies run services between Sunnyvale, CA, USA and Redwood City, CA, USA?

Caltrain operates a train from Sunnyvale to Redwood City hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sunnyvale to Redwood City via Palo Alto Caltrain Station and Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 9 in around 1 h.

Train operators
Caltrain
Phone
+1 650-508-6200
Website
caltrain.com
Train from Sunnyvale Caltrain to Redwood City Caltrain
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Bus operators
Santa Clara VTA
Phone
+1 408-321-2300
Website
vta.org
Bus from El Camino & Pastoria to Palo Alto Caltrain Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Website
vta.org
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 9 to Redwood City Caltrain-Lane B
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Sunnyvale to Redwood City
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$27 - $35
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uber.com
Assist
$27 - $35
UberX
$27 - $35
WAV
$27 - $35
UberXL
$35 - $50
Select
$50 - $70
Black
$70 - $90
Black SUV
$80 - $110
Taxi from Sunnyvale to Redwood City
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Lucky 7 Cab
Phone
+1 408-347-0777
Website
lucky7cab.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Sunnyvale to Redwood City is 16 miles. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Sunnyvale to Redwood City.

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