There are 8 ways to get from Union Square to San Francisco Zoo by subway, bus, tram, night 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

BART, line 23 bus  •  49 min

  1. Take the BART from Powell St. to Glen Park Dublin/Pleasanton - Daly City / ...
  2. Take the line 23 bus from Diamond St & Bosworth St to Sloat Blvd & 45th Ave 23

$5 - $6

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  48 min

  1. Take the night bus from Market St & Stockton St to Wawona/46th Ave /SF Zoo L-Owl

$3

6 alternative options

BART, line 57 bus  •  51 min

  1. Take the BART from Powell St. to Daly City Dublin/Pleasanton - Daly City / ...
  2. Take the line 57 bus from Daly City Bart Station to Skyline Blvd & Lake Merced Blvd 57

$5 - $6

Tram, bus  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the tram from Market St & Stockton St to Market St & Church St F
  2. Take the bus from Market St & Church St to Wawona/46th Ave /SF Zoo L Bus

$6

Bus, line 18 bus  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Geary St & Powell St to Geary Blvd & 33rd Ave 38 / ...
  2. Take the line 18 bus from 33rd Ave & Geary Blvd to Sloat Blvd & 43rd Ave 18

$6

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Union Square to San Francisco Zoo 8.3 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Union Square to San Francisco Zoo 8.3 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  15 min

  1. Take an Uber from Union Square to San Francisco Zoo 8.3 miles

$15 - $21

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Union Square to San Francisco Zoo is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Union Square to San Francisco Zoo is to taxi which costs $45 - $60 and takes 15 min.

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The distance between Union Square and San Francisco Zoo is 7 miles. The road distance is 8.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 49 min to get from Union Square to San Francisco Zoo, including transfers.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Market St & Stockton St and arriving at Wawona/46th Ave /SF Zoo. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 36 min.

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What companies run services between Union Square, CA, USA and San Francisco Zoo, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Union Square to San Francisco Zoo via Geary St & Powell St, Geary Blvd & 33rd Ave, 33rd Ave & Geary Blvd, and Sloat Blvd & 43rd Ave in around 1 h 20 min.

Train operators
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Powell St. to Glen Park
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
bart.gov
Subway from Powell St. to Daly City
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
bart.gov
San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency
Website
sfmta.com
Tram from Market St & Stockton St to Market St & Church St
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Bus operators
San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency
Website
sfmta.com
Bus from Diamond St & Bosworth St to Sloat Blvd & 45th Ave
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Bus from Daly City Bart Station to Skyline Blvd & Lake Merced Blvd
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Bus from Market St & Church St to Wawona/46th Ave /SF Zoo
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Bus from Geary St & Powell St to Geary Blvd & 33rd Ave
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Bus from 33rd Ave & Geary Blvd to Sloat Blvd & 43rd Ave
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Night bus from Market St & Stockton St to Wawona/46th Ave /SF Zoo
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Union Square to San Francisco Zoo
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$60 - $80
ASSIST
$15 - $21
uberX
$15 - $21
WAV
$15 - $21
uberXL
$22 - $28
SELECT
$30 - $40
BLACK
$35 - $50
SUV
$40 - $55
Taxi from Union Square to San Francisco Zoo
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
SF Green Cab
Phone
+1 415-626-4733
Website
greencabsf.com
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

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