Redwood City Station

Redwood Cityas of 2:01 AM

Bike Cars. Bicyclists Board First

Face Coverings Required on Caltrain.

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All Trains will be Arriving and Departing on the Southbound Platform.

This display provides the train number, train type and countdown prediction to departure and refreshes every 60 seconds automatically. In the event of a service delay, predictions may be suspended accompanied by rider notifications above. Note: Real-time FAQs and Mobile Device Station List

Caltrain Electrification Work

Effective Nov. 17 to Dec. 12, 2020

The southern pedestrian crossing side of the northbound Redwood City station platform will be closed to the public. Please cross at the Broadway pedestrian crossing to get to the southbound platform. Detour signage will be posted.

Also, eight parking spaces #398 to 405 in the Perry Street parking lot will be closed during the work.

Please allow yourself extra time to catch your train. We appreciate your patience.

Redwood City Transit Center Temporary Parking Changes

May 1, 2019 to Dec. 31, 2020

May 1, 2019 to December 31, 2020, San Mateo County will temporarily relocate jury/county parkinng to the Redwood City Transit Center/Caltrain underground garage while its new parking garage and office building near the County Center is under construction.

Designated jury/county parking will be between the hours of 5 am Monday and 8pm Friday.

During the week, a limited number of parking spots are still available to Caltrain commuters in the underground garage. Parking is also available in the Caltrain lot located on Perry Street a block from the station.

The underground lot at the Redwood City Transit Center is intended to supplement Caltrain's nearby surface lots for commuters.

If you park in the Perry Street lot, please allow yourself extra time to park and meet your train.

We appreciate your cooperation during this time.

Parking Map
Map of Hillsdale Parking Closure

Redwood City Station sign

Zone 2

1 James Ave., Redwood City, Ca. 94063
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Transit Connections:

SamTrans: ECR, 270, 274, 275, 276278 (Saturdays only), 296, 397398 
Shuttles: Pacific Shores Shuttle
* Bus stop is within walking distance of station

Wheelchair Accessible

Bicycle Parking:
18 Bike racks.
50 Lockers (in Perry St. lot next to Broadway) - Check availability and access application HERE 
Pilot Bike Share Program (

557 spaces (among 3 lots); pay through ticket vending machine.
Station Lot - Between Winklebleck and James Ave.
Underground Garage - Beneath CVSs Drug Store (accessible from James Ave. only)
Perry St. Lot - Between Brewster Ave. and Broadway

Ticket Vending Machines
4 machines

Caltrain makes being sustainable easy.  Customers are encouraged to place paper, glass/cans, food and trash in the same waste container.  The contents make their way to Newby Island Resource Recovery Park where machinery and trained staff sort all contents for appropriate recycling or landfill.

Zipcar - Car share program
Car share program now available at Redwood City station - Find out more HERE.

Connect, Redwood City!
Easy and convenient mobility options now available : SamTrans buses, Zipcar and Bay Area Bike Share are all located at the Caltrain station to help add flexibility and convenience to your travel plans.

Public Telephone

Southbound Platform: Between wooden shelter and clocktower