Travel and Transportation

San Francisco International Airport Information:
San Francisco International Airport (SFO) connects nonstop with 78 cities in the U.S. on 15 domestic airlines and offers nonstop flights to and from more than 34 international destinations on 29 international carriers.

Distance from hotel: Approximately 17 miles
Drive time: Approximately 30 minutes
Cost of taxi: Approximately $45.00

Directions to the Hilton San Francisco Union Square from SFO:

  1. Take Highway 101 North and exit at 7th Street.
  2. Turn right onto Folsom Street.
  3. Turn left onto 5th Street.
  4. Turn left onto Ellis Street and follow to Mason.
  5. The hotel garage entrance is located on Ellis Street.

Oakland International Airport Information:
Oakland International Airport (OAK), located in the heart of the San Francisco Bay, offers nonstop flights to and from Europe, Mexico and all over North America.

Distance from hotel: Approximately 18 miles
Drive time: Approximately 32 minutes
Cost of taxi: Approximately $50.00

Directions to the Hilton San Francisco Union Square from OAK:

  1. Take Highway 880 (West then North) towards San Francisco.
  2. Follow signs to San Francisco and cross the Bay Bridge.
  3. Exit after the Bay Bridge onto 5th Street.
  4. 5th Street becomes Cyril Magnin.
  5. Turn left onto Ellis and follow to Mason.
  6. The hotel garage entrance is located on Ellis Street.

BART Rapid Rail
Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) is a rapid transit system serving the San Francisco Bay Area. Whether you're arriving or departing from San Francisco International Airport or Oakland International Airport, BART is a fast and convenient way to travel into downtown San Francisco.

The SFO BART Station is located on the Departures/Ticketing Level of the International Terminal (Boarding Area G side). It is easily accessed from any terminal by riding SFO's AirTrain to the Garage G/BART Station stop. There is no charge to board AirTrain. The OAK BART Station is located just across from the Terminal 1 baggage claim area and a short walk from Terminal 2.

Ticket vending machines are located in every BART station and provide a variety of cash, credit and debit card ticket purchasing options.