Travel from EMY to San Francisco

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EMY to San Francisco Ferries

There are 4 ways to travel from EMY to San Francisco by ferry in the area. Additonally, take a look at the 3 ferry companies — San Francisco Bay Ferry, Alcatraz Cruises, Blue and Gold Fleet — that can help you make the trip.

Departing EMY, you can find ferries at Jack London Square, Pier 33, Alameda Main Street and taking you all the way to Ferry Building San Francisco, Alcatraz Harbor, Alameda Main Street, Jack London Square, close to San Francisco.

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Public Transit
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Public Transit from EMY to San Francisco

It's very common to take public transportation from EMY to San Francisco. 4 public transportation providers, including BART, SFMTA Light Rail, can help take you to your destination.

Starting at EMY, you can hop on at Ashby and ride all the way to Van Ness Muni, Civic Center.

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Drive from EMY to San Francisco

It's 9 miles between EMY to San Francisco. On a typical day, it might take between 12min and 13min from EMY to San Francisco under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 13min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to San Francisco by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $2.

What is the best way to travel from EMY to San Francisco?

The are 13 different ways across 5 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from EMY to San Francisco. If you're only considering the price, you should check out the subway out of MacArthur towards Civic Center Muni, as it is the cheapest to San Francisco. It's common to find tickets for as low as $3. BART operates from EMY to San Francisco, so you book your trip with them! Take the train, even though it's more expensive, it's faster than the bus!

When to book trip from EMY to San Francisco?

Considering the ferry from EMY to San Francisco? Look no further! These sorts of ferry rides are not usually required to book far in advance. Most of the time, it is important to speak with the ferry company either the day before or first thing in the morning before your intended departure. Some of these ferries operate on a first come, first serve basis. Do be sure to check the overall ferry schedule prior to your trip in order to make sure the ferry is running on the intended day. Public transportation prices do not fluctuate like flights. Instead, they're either flat rate or priced by distance traveled. If possible, you can book your tickets via an app or alternatively at the station upon arrival.

EMY to San Francisco CA - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from EMY to San Francisco. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to San Francisco is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the EMY/San Francisco buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from EMY is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between EMY CA and San Francisco during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from EMY to San Francisco? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of San Francisco traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to San Francisco is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from EMY to San Francisco?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from EMY to San Francisco is by subway. The subway costs $3 roughly and will take 26 minutes.

How long does it take from EMY to San Francisco by car?

The total distance between EMY and San Francisco is 9 miles and will take you about 12 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $2.

EMY to San Francisco Travel Information

Cheapest Way Subway — $3
Fastest Way Train — 2min
Eco-Friendly Way Train — 1 lb CO2
Available Modes 5 modes — bus, ferry, train, public transit and by car
Distance 8 miles
Travel Companies Amtrak, BART, SFMTA Light Rail, Alcatraz Cruises, Blue and Gold Fleet, San Francisco Bay Ferry

Travel companies on this route

Amtrak from EMY to San Francisco
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19015 routes
BART from EMY to San Francisco
1918 routes
SFMTA Light Rail from EMY to San Francisco
SFMTA Light Rail
Public transit
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Alcatraz Cruises
Ferry company
1 routes
Blue and Gold Fleet
Ferry company
7 routes
San Francisco Bay Ferry
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7 routes