San Francisco Airport Guide to San Francisco Airport (SFO)

San Francisco Airport bus to city

SFO Airport has a wide offer regarding bus services operated by SamTrans.

From SFO, you can get not only to downtown San Francisco, also to further locations within San Mateo County.

Routes

See attached below the available bus routes at SFO Airport:

Route KX (to San Francisco and to Redwood City Transit Center)

Get to San Francisco or to Redwood City Transit Center by this bus.

Directions:

Northbound: To San Francisco
Southbound: To Redwood City Transit Center

See Route KX timetable here.

Route 292 (to San Francisco and to Hillsdale Mall)

Get to to San Francisco and to Hillsdale Mall by this bus.
Directions:

Northbound: To San Francisco
Southbound: To Hillsdale Mall

See Route 292 timetable here.

Route 397 (to San Francisco and to Palo Alto Transit Center)

Get to to San Francisco and to Palo Alto Transit Center by this bus.

Please note that this is a night bus.

Directions:

    Northbound: To San Francisco
    Southbound: To Palo Alto Transit Center

See Route 397 timetable here. 

Route 398 (to San Bruno BART and to Redwood City Transit Center)

Get to to San Bruno BART and to Redwood Transit Center by this bus. 

Directions:

  • Northbound: To San Bruno BART
  • Southbound: To Redwood City Transit Center

See Route 398 timetable here.

Route 140 (To SFO Air Train and to Manor / Palmetto)

Get to to SFO Air Train and to Manor / Palmetto by this bus.

Directions:

  • Eastbound: To SFO Air Train
  • Westbound: To Manor / Palmetto

See Route 140 timetable here.

Location

SamTrans buses stops at the following locations in SFO:

Routes KX, 292, 397, 398: 

  • International Terminal: Level 1 courtyard A, curbside adjacent to courtyard G
  • Terminal 2: Arrivals / Baggage Claim level, center island adjacent to courtyard 2
  • Terminal 3: Arrivals / Baggage Claim level, curbside adjacent to courtyard 4

Routes 140, 292, 397: 

Stop at the Rental Car Center and the United Airlines Maintenance Center.

Routes 292 and 397:

Stop at the Airport Business Center and West Field Road.

Fares

See below the established fares:

  • Adult (between 19 and 64 years): USD 2.25
  • Youth (younger than 18 years): USD 1.10
  • Children under 4 years travel for free

For further information regarding schedules, fares, etc. please visit SamTrans website.

Shuttle services 

Super Shuttle

Super Shuttle offers convenient shuttle services from and to San Francisco Airport.

For further information regarding services and fares, please call: +1 877 215 9262 or visit its website.