San Francisco Airport Guide to San Francisco Airport (SFO)

Taxi San Francisco Airport

Get to downtown San Francisco by taxi since it is located 13 miles south from SFO Airport, that means an average transfer time of 30 minutes. 

Taxi is a comfy, safe and fast way to downtown without worrying about schedules and frequencies, being by far the best option for those passengers who wish a door to door service from San Francisco SFO Airport.

LOCATION

Taxi ranks are located in the designated taxi zones, which are located at the roadway center islands, on the Arrivals and Baggage claim levels of all terminals.

taxi COMPANIES

SFO Airport counts with a taxi coordinator service, which is available to all passengers at the taxi ranks between 07:00 am to 01:00 am. 

For physically challenged passengers, there are ramp accessible taxis. To request this service, please call *1191 from any courtesy phone from San Francisco Airport. 

The taxi companies presented below are available 24 hours at San Francisco Airport: 

- Airport Taxi Cab: +1 650 593 1234

- Yellow Cab San Francisco: +1 415 333 3333

- Taxi Cab Service SFO: +1 650 766 8822

FARES

See below the estimated taxi fares to get to and from San Francisco Airport: 

- Downtown San Francisco: $ 45.00-50.00
- South San Francisco: $ 17.00
- South City: $ 21.00
- Fisherman’s Wharf: $ 55.00-60.00
- Millbrae: $ 14.00
- Hillsborough: $ 20.00
- San Bruno: $ 15.00
- San Mateo: $ 28.00
- Brisbane: $ 25.00
- San Jose Airport: $ 151.00
- San Jose: $ 25.00
- Santa Cruz: $ 261.00
- Palo Alto: $ 96.00

Fares are 15% higher on peak times and tips are mandatory, if not, there’s a $ 4.00 service fee.

rideshare

Uber, Lyft and Wingz are available in SFO Airport.

It is needed to downtown the application first on the phone to ask for a car.

Location

Pickups are done at Level 5 of the domestic garage.

TRANSFERS 

If you wish to transfer to and from San Francisco SFO Airport on your own, there are several transfer companies available within the airport premises.

Book your transfer through our site, it is easy and fast to use!