San Francisco International Airport (SFO)

From SJSU to major Bay Area airports - San Francisco International Airport (SFO)

 
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Transportation options to/from SFO:

|Caltrain & BART | | Door-to-door shuttle|
 

Caltrain & BART

 

SJSU to San Francisco Airport (SFO)

 

Transit direction:

From campus, take any westbound VTA bus 63 or 64 on San Fernando Street, or DASH (Downtown Area Shuttle) on 4th Street/Paseo de San Antonio, to San Jose Diridon station (10 minutes).

Trip plan from San Jose Diridon Station (65 Cahill St, San Jose, CA 95110)  to San Francisco International Airport (San Francisco, CA 94128):

Option 1: Using Caltrain and BART

  1. Take northbound Caltrain towards San Francisco.
  2. Get off at Millbrae station.
  3. Take the Richmond - Daly City/Millbrae BART train towards Richmond
    (5 mins/non-stop).
  4. Get off at San Bruno station.
  5. Take the Pittsburg/Bay Point - SFO/Millbrae BART train towards San Francisco International Airport (5 mins/non-stop).
  6. Get off at SFO station.
Total trip time: 1 hr 17 mins, Cost: $12.15

Option 2: Using Caltrain and SamTrans

  1. Take northbound Caltrain towards San Francisco.
  2. Get off at the Burlingame station. 
  3. Walk to California Drive & Howard Avenue. (3 mins).
  4. Take the SamTrans Bus 292 towards San Francisco (17 mins/9 stops).
  5. Get off at SFO Terminal A - Lower Level.

Total trip time: 1 hr 27 mins, Cost: $10.00

All passengers must purchase a Caltrain, SamTrans or BART ticket before boarding. You can use a Clipper card by loading funds into it for all the Bay Area transit agencies.

 
Fares:

(VTA) Free for SJSU Students and Employees with an Eco Pass Clipper and SJSU Tower Card, otherwise $2.00
(DASH) Free for everyone
(Caltrain) San Jose - Millbrae
(BART) Millbrae - SFO
 

SFO to SJSU

 

Transit direction:

From San Francisco International Airport (San Francisco, CA 94128) to San Jose Diridon Station (65 Cahill St, San Jose, CA 95110).

Option 1: Using Caltrain and BART

  1. At SFO, walk or take AirTrain to BART station. The SFO BART station is located adjacent to the international terminal.
  2. Take the Pittsburg/Bay Point - SFO/Millbrae BART train towards Pittsburg/Bay Point (4 mins/non-stop).
  3. Get off at San Bruno station.
  4. Take the Richmond - Daly City/Millbrae BART train towards Millbrae (6 mins/non-stop).
  5. Get off at Millbrae station.
  6. Take the southbound Caltrain towards San Jose (1 hr 9 mins/16 stops).
  7. Get off at San Jose Diridon station. 
Total trip time: 1 hr 31 mins, Cost: $12.15

Option 2: Using Caltrain and SamTrans

  1. At SFO, walk or take AirTrain to Terminal G - Lower level.
  2. Take the SamTrans Bus 292 towards Hillsdale Mall (43 mins/25 stops).
  3. Get off at El Camino Real & Hillsdale Blvd.
  4. Walk to Hillsdale Caltrain station. 
  5. Take southbound Caltrain towards San Jose (54 mins/12 stops).
  6. Get off at San Jose Diridon station. 
Total trip time: 1 hr 57 mins, Cost: $10.00

All passengers must purchase a Caltrain, SamTrans or BART ticket before boarding. You can use a Clipper card by loading funds into it for all the Bay Area transit agencies.

At San Jose Diridon station , take DASH ( Downtown Area Shuttle) to the west edge of SJSU campus on 4th Street by Paseo de San Antonio, or take eastbound VTA buses 63 or 64 to the northern edge of SJSU campus along San Fernando Street. (10 minutes)

 
Fares:

(VTA) Free for SJSU Students and Employees with an Eco Pass Clipper and SJSU Tower Card, otherwise $2.00
(DASH) Free for everyone
(Caltrain) San Jose - Millbrae
(BART) Millbrae - SFO
 
Note:

All Caltrain trains have one car equipped with a luggage rack. The car equipped with the rack can be identified by a green suitcase decal located by the car door. The luggage car is generally located in the middle of the train.
 

Ground Transportation

Door-to-door Super Shuttle