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There are 5 ways to get from Union Square to Embarcadero by subway, tram, taxi or foot

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Recommended option

BART  •  8m

  1. Take the BART from Powell St. to Embarcadero Yellow / ...

$1 - $3

4 alternative options

Tram via Market St & 3rd St  •  16m

  1. Take the tram from Market St & 3rd St to The Embarcadero & Washington St E / ...

$3

Tram  •  17m

  1. Take the tram from Market St & 4th St to The Embarcadero & Washington St F / ...

$3

Taxi  •  2m

  1. Take a taxi from Union Square to Embarcadero 1.5 miles

$12 - $15

Walk  •  22m

  1. Walk from Union Square to Embarcadero 1.2 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Union Square to Embarcadero is to BART which costs $1 - $3 and takes 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Union Square to Embarcadero is to taxi which costs $12 - $15 and takes 2m.

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The distance between Union Square and Embarcadero is 4746 feet.

The best way to get from Union Square to Embarcadero without a car is to BART which takes 8m and costs $1 - $3.

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The BART from Powell St. to Embarcadero takes 3m including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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There are 629+ hotels available in Embarcadero. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Union Square to Embarcadero.
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  • Distance: 4746 feet
  • Duration: 8m

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

BART operates a vehicle from Union Square to Embarcadero every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 3m.

Train operators
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Powell St. to Embarcadero
Ave. Duration
3m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
bart.gov
San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency
Website
sfmta.com
Tram from Market St & 3rd St to The Embarcadero & Washington St
Ave. Duration
12m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Tram from Market St & 4th St to The Embarcadero & Washington St
Ave. Duration
14m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Other operators
Taxi from Union Square to Embarcadero
Ave. Duration
2m
Estimated price
$12 - $15
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
https://www.sfmta.com/
Website
sfmta.com

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