There are 5 ways to get from Sunnyvale to South San Francisco Station (BART) by train, 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  •  1 h 15 min

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

$11 - $14

Cheapest option

Line 522 bus, bus  •  2 h 28 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 El Camino Real & BART-South SF Ecr

$4 - $6

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sunnyvale to South San Francisco Station (BART) 33.2 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Sunnyvale to South San Francisco Station (BART) 33.2 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  37 min

  1. Take an Uber from Sunnyvale to South San Francisco Station (BART) 33.2 miles

$50 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sunnyvale to South San Francisco Station (BART) is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sunnyvale to South San Francisco Station (BART) is to taxi which costs $180 - $220 and takes 37 min.

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The distance between Sunnyvale and South San Francisco Station (BART) is 30 miles. The road distance is 33.2 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 1 h 15 min to get from Sunnyvale to South San Francisco Station (BART), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sunnyvale to South San Francisco Station (BART). However, there are services departing from El Camino & Pastoria and arriving at El Camino Real & BART-South SF via Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 9. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 28 min.

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

Caltrain operates a train from Sunnyvale to South San Francisco Station (BART) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 52 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sunnyvale to South San Francisco Station (BART) via Palo Alto Caltrain Station and Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 9 in around 2 h 28 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 El Camino Real & BART-South SF
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Sunnyvale to South San Francisco Station (BART)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$70 - $95
ASSIST
$50 - $70
uberX
$50 - $70
WAV
$50 - $70
uberXL
$75 - $100
SELECT
$110 - $140
BLACK
$140 - $190
SUV
$160 - $210
Taxi from Sunnyvale to South San Francisco Station (BART)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220
Lucky 7 Cab
Phone
+1 408-347-0777
Website
lucky7cab.com

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