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There are 6 ways to get from Union Square to San Francisco Zoo by tram, bus, night bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Tram  •  49m

  1. Take the tram from Metro Powell Station/Outbound to 46th Ave & Vicente St L

$3

5 alternative options

Bus, line 18 bus  •  1h 8m

  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 47th Ave & Wawona St 18

$6

Night bus  •  48m

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

$3

Taxi  •  15m

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

$45 - $60

Drive  •  15m

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

$1 - $2

Uber  •  15m

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

$18 - $24

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

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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 15m.

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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 36m.

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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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The best way to get from Union Square to San Francisco Zoo without a car is to tram which takes 49m and costs $3.

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The tram from Metro Powell Station/Outbound to 46th Ave & Vicente St takes 32m including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Union Square to San Francisco Zoo bus services, operated by San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency, depart from Geary St & Powell St station.

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Union Square to San Francisco Zoo bus services, operated by San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency, arrive at 47th Ave & Wawona St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Union Square to San Francisco Zoo is 8 miles. It takes approximately 15m to drive from Union Square to San Francisco Zoo.

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There are 532+ hotels available in San Francisco Zoo. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Union Square to San Francisco Zoo.
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  • Distance: 6.5 miles
  • Duration: 49m

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, 33rd Ave & Geary Blvd, and 47th Ave & Wawona St in around 1h 8m.

Train operators
San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency
Website
sfmta.com
Tram from Metro Powell Station/Outbound to 46th Ave & Vicente St
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Bus operators
San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency
Website
sfmta.com
Bus from Geary St & Powell St to Geary Blvd & 33rd Ave
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Bus from 33rd Ave & Geary Blvd to 47th Ave & Wawona St
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Night bus from Market St & Stockton St to Wawona/46th Ave /SF Zoo
Ave. Duration
36m
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
15m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$18 - $24
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uber.com
UberPool
$35 - $50
Assist
$18 - $24
UberX
$18 - $24
WAV
$18 - $24
UberXL
$25 - $35
Select
$35 - $50
Black
$55 - $70
Black SUV
$70 - $90
Taxi from Union Square to San Francisco Zoo
Ave. Duration
15m
Estimated price
$45 - $60
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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