There are 7 ways to get from Sunnyvale to San Francisco International Airport Station by train, bus, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from Sunnyvale Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain Local / ...

$7 - $10

Cheapest option

Line 522 bus, bus, line 398 bus  •  2 h 2 min

  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
  3. Take the line 398 bus from Redwood City Caltrain-Lane B to SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level 398 / ...

$6 - $8

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sunnyvale to San Francisco International Airport Station 28.6 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Sunnyvale to San Francisco International Airport Station 28.6 miles

$2 - $4

Towncar  •  31 min

  1. Take a town car from Sunnyvale to San Francisco Airport 28.3 miles

$130 - $180

Shuttle  •  31 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Sunnyvale to San Francisco Airport

$55 - $80

Uber  •  32 min

  1. Take an Uber from Sunnyvale to San Francisco International Airport Station 28.6 miles

$45 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sunnyvale to San Francisco International Airport Station is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sunnyvale to San Francisco International Airport Station is to towncar which costs $130 - $180 and takes 31 min.

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The distance between Sunnyvale and San Francisco International Airport Station is 26 miles. The road distance is 28.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 16 min to get from Sunnyvale to San Francisco International Airport Station, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sunnyvale to San Francisco International Airport Station. However, there are services departing from El Camino & Pastoria and arriving at SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level via Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 9 and Redwood City Caltrain-Lane B. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 2 min.

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What companies run services between Sunnyvale, CA, USA and San Francisco International Airport Station, CA, USA?

Caltrain operates a train from Sunnyvale to San Francisco International Airport Station every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 52 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sunnyvale to San Francisco International Airport Station via Palo Alto Caltrain Station, Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 9, Redwood City Caltrain-Lane B, and SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level in around 2 h 2 min.

Train operators
Caltrain
Website
caltrain.com
Train from Sunnyvale Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Bus operators
Santa Clara VTA
Website
vta.org
Bus from El Camino & Pastoria to Palo Alto Caltrain Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
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
Bus from Redwood City Caltrain-Lane B to SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Sunnyvale to San Francisco International Airport Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$70 - $90
ASSIST
$45 - $60
uberX
$45 - $60
WAV
$45 - $60
uberXL
$65 - $85
SELECT
$95 - $120
BLACK
$120 - $160
SUV
$140 - $180
Taxi from Sunnyvale to San Francisco International Airport Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Lucky 7 Cab
Phone
+1 408-347-0777
Website
lucky7cab.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Sunnyvale to San Francisco Airport
Estimated price
$130 - $180
Shuttle from Sunnyvale to San Francisco Airport
Estimated price
$55 - $80

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Trips to San Francisco International Airport Station