There are 6 ways to get from Union Square to Baker Beach by bus, cable car, taxi, towncar or foot

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

Line 2 bus  •  37 min

  1. Take the line 2 bus from Sutter St & Stockton St to Clement St & 14 Ave 2

$3

5 alternative options

Line 1 bus  •  38 min

  1. Take the line 1 bus from Sacramento St & Powell St to California St & 19Th Ave 1

$3

Cable car, line 4 bus  •  41 min

  1. Take the cable car from Powell St & Post St to Hyde St & North Point St Ph
  2. Take the line 4 bus from North Point St & Hyde St to Golden Gate Bridge Toll Plaza-Hwy 101 18 / ...

$4 - $6

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Union Square to Baker Beach 5.8 miles

$35 - $45

Uber  •  11 min

  1. Take an Uber from Union Square to Baker Beach 5.8 miles

$10 - $15

Walk  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Walk from Union Square to Baker Beach 5 miles

What companies run services between Union Square, CA, USA and Baker Beach, CA, USA?

San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency operates a bus from Union Square to Baker Beach every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 35 min.

Train operators
San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency
Website
sfmta.com
Cable car from Powell St & Post St to Hyde St & North Point St
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Bus operators
San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency
Website
sfmta.com
Bus from Sutter St & Stockton St to Clement St & 14 Ave
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Bus from Sacramento St & Powell St to California St & 19Th Ave
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Golden Gate Transit
Website
goldengate.org
Bus from North Point St & Hyde St to Golden Gate Bridge Toll Plaza-Hwy 101
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
goldengatetransit.org
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Union Square to Baker Beach
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$55 - $80
ASSIST
$10 - $15
uberX
$10 - $15
WAV
$10 - $15
uberXL
$16 - $22
SELECT
$23 - $30
BLACK
$25 - $35
SUV
$30 - $40
Taxi from Union Square to Baker Beach
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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
SF Green Cab
Phone
+1 415-626-4733
Website
greencabsf.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Union Square and Baker Beach is 7 km.

The cheapest way to get from Union Square to Baker Beach is to line 2 bus which costs $3 and takes 37 min.

The quickest way to get from Union Square to Baker Beach is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs $35 - $45.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sutter St & Stockton St and arriving at Clement St & 14 Ave. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

The line 2 bus from Sutter St & Stockton St to Clement St & 14 Ave takes 35 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.