There are 4 ways to get from Union Square to Redwood Shores by subway, train, bus, taxi or car
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Take the BART from Powell Street to Millbrae
Take the Caltrain from Millbrae Caltrain to San Carlos Caltrain
Take the bus from Mission St & 3rd St to El Camino Real & San Carlos Ave
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Take a taxi from Union Square to Redwood Shores
Drive from Union Square to Redwood Shores
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Union Square to Redwood Shores is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 29 min.
The fastest way to get from Union Square to Redwood Shores is to taxi. Taking this option will cost $140 - $170 and takes 29 min.
No, there is no direct bus from Union Square to Redwood Shores. However, there are services departing from Mission St & 3rd St and arriving at Bridge Pkwy & Bowsprit Dr via San Carlos Caltrain Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 11m.
The distance between Union Square and Redwood Shores is 20 miles. The road distance is 25.3 miles.
The best way to get from Union Square to Redwood Shores without a car is to BART and Caltrain which takes 2h 5m and costs $12 - $22.
It takes approximately 2h 5m to get from Union Square to Redwood Shores, including transfers.
Union Square to Redwood Shores bus services, operated by SamTrans, depart from Mission St & 3rd St station.
Union Square to Redwood Shores bus services, operated by SamTrans, arrive at El Camino Real & San Carlos Ave station.
Yes, the driving distance between Union Square to Redwood Shores is 25 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Union Square to Redwood Shores.
There are 227+ hotels available in Redwood Shores. Prices start at $100 USD per night.
What companies run services between Union Square, San Francisco County, CA, USA and Redwood Shores, CA, USA?
SamTrans operates a bus from Mission St & 3rd St to El Camino Real & San Carlos Ave hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $5 and the journey takes 1h 26m.
Train from Millbrae Caltrain to San Carlos Caltrain
- Ave. Duration
- 23 min
- Estimated price
- $2 - $6
- Schedules at
- One-way Senior / Disabled / Youth / Medicare Cardholder
- $2 - $3
- One-way Adult
- $4 - $6
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