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There are 4 ways to get from Vallejo to San Rafael by bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 80 bus, line 40 bus  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take the line 80 bus from Vallejo Transit Center to El Cerrito Del Norte BART 80 / ...
  2. Take the line 40 bus from El Cerrito del Norte BART Station to Bellam Blvd & I-580 Off-Ramp 40 / ...

$7 - $9

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Vallejo to San Rafael 28.7 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Vallejo to San Rafael 28.7 miles

$2 - $5

Uber  •  33 min

  1. Take an Uber from Vallejo to San Rafael 28.7 miles

$45 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Vallejo to San Rafael is to drive which costs $2 - $5 and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vallejo to San Rafael is to taxi which costs $160 - $200 and takes 33 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vallejo to San Rafael. However, there are services departing from Vallejo Transit Center and arriving at Bellam Blvd & I-580 Off-Ramp via El Cerrito del Norte BART Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 23 min.

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The distance between Vallejo and San Rafael is 18 miles. The road distance is 28.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Vallejo to San Rafael without a car is to line 80 bus and line 40 bus which takes 1 h 23 min and costs $7 - $9.

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It takes approximately 1 h 23 min to get from Vallejo to San Rafael, including transfers.

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Vallejo to San Rafael bus services, operated by Sol Trans, depart from Vallejo Transit Center station.

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Vallejo to San Rafael bus services, operated by Golden Gate Transit, arrive at Bellam Blvd & I-580 Off-Ramp station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vallejo to San Rafael is 29 miles. It takes approximately 33 min to drive from Vallejo to San Rafael.

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There are 368+ hotels available in San Rafael. Prices start at $118 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 17.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 23 min

What companies run services between Vallejo, CA, USA and San Rafael, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Vallejo to San Rafael via El Cerrito Del Norte BART and El Cerrito del Norte BART Station in around 1 h 23 min.

Bus operators
Sol Trans
Website
soltransride.com
Bus from Vallejo Transit Center to El Cerrito Del Norte BART
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
soltransride.com
Golden Gate Transit
Phone
+1 415-921-5858
Website
goldengatetransit.org
Bus from El Cerrito del Norte BART Station to Bellam Blvd & I-580 Off-Ramp
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
goldengatetransit.org
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Vallejo to San Rafael
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$45 - $60
UberX
$45 - $60
WAV
$45 - $60
UberXL
$65 - $85
Select
$95 - $120
Black
$120 - $160
Black SUV
$140 - $180
Taxi from Vallejo to San Rafael
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Vallejo City Taxi Cab
Phone
+1 707-643-3333
Website
citytaxicabvallejo.com

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