Travelers have a variety of ways to get from San Francisco International Airport to the Oakland International Airport . Shuttles, trains, taxis, limousines and town cars are all available to those seeking to make the trip which takes approximately 45 minutes to one hour depending on traffic flow.
Several airport shuttles provide service including Airport Express at (415) 775-5121, American Airport Shuttle, (415) 202-0733 and Shuttle Pro at 9866) 499-2447.
Bay Area Rapid Transit also provides train service in the Bay area. The Blue Line and Green Line routes run through San Francisco . For route and fare information, call (800) 676-1611.
Also available are pre-arranged vans in which passengers share rides to various destinations. Arrangements must be made in advance. Two such companies are Bayporter Express, (877) 467-1800 and Fairfield Airporter, (877)424-7767.
Taxis leave from designated areas located at the roadway center islands at the arrival and baggage claim areas of all the terminals. Uniformed taxi coordinators are available to answer passenger questions from 7 a.m. to 1 a.m. daily. Arrangements can be made for ramp-accessible taxis by dialing 1191 from any airport courtesy phone. Arrangements can also be made in advance by calling any taxi company.
Taxi choices include Airport Taxicab, which offers 24/7 service, child car seats, and mini-vans on request. For more information call (877) 306-8294. Also, San Francisco Bay Cab Co. serves the entire Bay area and offers town cars and limousines as well. Contact them at (866) 967-8294. Provide them with another company’s rate and they may beat it by ten percent. Oakland Airport Town Car Service at (888) 818-8859 also provides town cars and includes flat rates and some extras, such as car seats and booster seats, at no additional charge. Paradise Limo & Sedan, 1 (800) 303-0323, also offers chauffeured transportation.