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    Stately old-growth coastal redwoods are what brings nature enthusiasts to Redwood National Park, but the combination of nearby Pacific Coastline and adjoining state parks lures them into lingering.

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San Francisco, California - Transportation

Maps, Directions, Airports, Rental Cars, Shuttles,...

Driving in San Francisco is slow, but possible. For many, a better option is to take a taxi or make use of the city's excellent network of public transit, which includes cable cars, streetcars, busses, and the BART train system. For more information, call the San Francisco Municipal Railway at 415-673-6864. Taxi service is also available from the airports and major hotels.

Airports

San Francisco International Airport is the major air travel hub for the San Francisco area, with daily flights to hundreds of destinations worldwide. Oakland International Airport, across the bay, also provides many daily flights for those visiting the East Bay area.

San Francisco International Airport
  • 8 miles SE from San Francisco
  • SFO
  • Public
  • 650-821-5000
San Carlos Airport
  • 2 miles NE from San Carlos
  • SQL
  • Public
  • 650-573-3700

Ground Transportation

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  • Transportation Services
  • 415-386-2693

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  • Transportation Services
  • 800-959-3131

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Basic Directions

San Francisco is located on the west coast of central California. The Bay Area is serviced by several major thoroughfares: I-80 connects it with Sacramento to the northeast, I-580 with Modesto and the national parks to the east, and I-280 and US 101 travel south to San Jose and the Silicon Valley area. Highway 1 follows the coast south to Monterey, the Big Sur area, and all points south.

San Francisco is 380 miles of Los Angeles, 90 miles southwest of Sacramento, 190 miles west of Fresno, and 45 miles northwest of San Jose.

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Vallejo Vallejo Vallejo
Bay AreaYour Bay Area Fun Starts Here. Explore San Francisco and the Napa/Sonoma wine country and stay in our affordable hotels. Attractions include Six Flags Discovery Kingdom, Mare Island Historic Park, Jelly Belly factory, Sonoma Raceway, world-class golf, unique shopping, a thriving downtown arts & entertainment district, and direct ferry service to and from San Francisco!
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Santa Rosa Santa Rosa Santa Rosa
Sonoma CountyWelcome to Santa Rosa, where everything comes together. Wine country and farm country, redwood forests and rivers, lakes and ocean. And in the center, our charming downtown lined with intriguing shops and restaurants that delight casual diners and epicureans alike. So come, dip into California's Cornucopia, and fill up on our place of plenty.
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