List of AgenciesSAN FRANCISCO - Muni
The San Francisco Municipal Railway operates buses and trains throughout San Francisco, including a number of routes serving the Caltrain station at Fourth and King streets.
SAN MATEO COUNTY - SamTrans
San Mateo County Transit District operates buses throughout the county, connecting with most Caltrain stations. Call SamTrans at 1.800.660.4287 for specific information.
SANTA CLARA COUNTY - VTA
Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority operates buses and light rail vehicles, connecting to most Caltrain stations in the county. Call VTA at 408.321.2300 (San Jose area) or 1.800.894.9908 (toll areas) for specific information.
SAN FRANCISCO TRANSBAY TERMINAL
SamTrans, AC Transit, Muni and Golden Gate Transit serve the Transbay Terminal. From the Transbay Terminal to Caltrain, take Muni Route 15 or 42 on First Street for the short ride. From Caltrain to the Transbay Terminal, take Muni Route 42 on Townsend Street at the station.
SAN FRANCISCO BART CONNECTIONS
From BART to Caltrain, get off at the Embarcadero station and transfer to Muni's N-Judah to Fourth and King streets. From the Powell Street BART Station, board Muni bus Route 30 or 45 on Fourth at Market Street for the short ride to the Caltrain station. From Caltrain to BART, take the N-Judah at Fourth and King streets to the Embarcadero station or ride Muni bus Route 30 or 45 to Third and Market streets, then walk right on Market to the Montgomery BART Station. Specific information may be obtained by calling BART at 415.992.2278.
SAN FRANCISCO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (SFO)
BART provides service to the San Francisco International Airport. Caltrain customers should board BART at the Millbrae station and ride it to the San Bruno BART Station, where they will need to board another BART train headed to the airport. All passengers must purchase a BART ticket before boarding.
SAN JOSE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (SJC)
VTA SJC Airport Flyer (Route 10) takes you between the Santa Clara Caltrain Station and the San Jose International Airport. The Airport Flyer is free and operates seven-days-a-week every from 5:30 a.m. until 11:30 p.m. Buses operate every 15 minutes on weekdays and every 30 minutes on nights and weekends.
The free Marguerite shuttle meets all weekday trains at the Palo Alto and California Avenue Caltrain stations from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m., with service to Stanford University, hospital and shopping center. Call 650.723.9362 for times.
PENINSULA COMMUTER SHUTTLES
Commuter shuttles connect many Peninsula and South Bay stations with employment sites. Shuttles are funded by the Bay Area Air Quality Management District, Caltrain and private employers. For information, call Caltrain at 1.800.660.4287.
MONTEREY-SALINAS TRANSIT - MST
MST’s 37 routes provide service primarily in the Monterey Peninsula jurisdictions and in the Salinas Valley. Line 55 Monterey - San Jose Express connects with Caltrain at Gilroy, Morgan Hill, and San Jose Diridon Station. (Note: Caltrain service at Gilroy and Morgan Hill is limited to three weekday peak commute round-trips. For Baby Bullet Express, mid-day, weekend, and other service, connect at San Jose Diridon Station.) Monthly passes for at least three Caltrain zones are valid for unlimited travel on line 55 and all MST services. MST passes are not valid on Caltrain. Call Monterey-Salinas Transit at 1-888-MST-BUS1 (1-888-678-2871).
HWY. 17 EXPRESS BUS
The Hwy. 17 Express Bus offers service seven days a week from San Jose Diridon station to Scotts Valley, downtown Santa Cruz and Soquel (limited service). Call Santa Cruz Metro at 408.425.8600.
Commuters traveling on Capitol Corridor trains from Sacramento and the East Bay can connect to Caltrain at the Santa Clara and San Jose Diridon stations. Information is available at 1.877.974.3322.
ALTAMONT COMMUTER EXPRESS - ACE
Altamont Commuter Express trains, commonly known as ACE, connect with Caltrain at the Santa Clara Caltrain Station and the San Jose Diridon Station. Online ACE information is available at www.acerail.com or by calling 1.800.411.RAIL. Connections to/from Caltrain are not guaranteed.
Amtrak train service to Sacramento, the San Joaquin Valley, Los Angeles and Seattle connects with Caltrain at the San Jose Diridon Caltrain Station. Call Amtrak at 1.800.872.7245 for reservations and information. Connections to/from Caltrain are not guaranteed.
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