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BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit) is the fast, easy, low-cost way to get to San Francisco or other cities from SFO or OAK. The BART fare from SFO to downtown San Francisco is only $8.95, less than half the price of a shared shuttle van ($19), and $40 less than a taxi. Taking BART also avoids traffic and is only a half-hour ride from SFO or OAK to San Francisco. You can also buy round-trip tickets in advance from SFO to any city served by BART at www.bart.gov/Airport Connections page. BART is the car-free way to travel around and see the Bay Area too. Our conveniently located stations are close to many of the Bay Area's most popular destinations, such as these popular destinations (/stations) Union Square/Powell St., Museum of Modern Art/Montgomery St., Asian Art Museum/Civic Ctr., Univ. of California/Berkeley St., SF Ferry Building/Embarcadero St. For more information about places to go and things to do go to www.bart.gov/guide/destinations.Oakland International Airport (OAK) also has a new BART train service. Taking BART from OAK is the convenient, fast, inexpensive way to get to San Francisco or other cities from OAK. The 8 minute ride on sleek, new BART trains goes to the Coliseum station and connects to a BART train going to your final destination. During peak hours 800 a.m. -800 p.m. daily, trains operate every 5 minutes. For information, go to http//www.bart.gov/guide/airport.

East Bay
P.O. Box 12688 (LKS-18)
Oakland, CA 94604-2688
(510) 465-2278

San Francisco International Airport (SFO) offers nonstop flights to more than 34 international destinations on 29 international carriers. The Bay Area's largest airport connects nonstop with more than 78 cities in the U.S. on 15 domestic airlines. SFO is also home to the world's only accredited museum at an airport, featuring rotating exhibits throughout the terminals, an Aviation Museum and Library and more than 65 permanent works by noted local, national and international artists, making SFO the Bay Area's airport of choice. For up-to-the-minute departure and arrival information, airport maps and details on shopping, dining, cultural exhibitions, ground transportation and more, visit flysfo.com or follow us on twitter.com/flySFO and facebook.com/flySFO.

SFO Area
(650) 821-5000

Enjoy an open top double decker hop-on/hop-off tour, stopping at 20 major sites and attractions around the city, including crossing the Golden Gate Bridge. The loop is 2.5 hours if you stay on the bus for the entire duration of the tour. You have the option of listening to a live tour guide in English or recorded commentary offered in 10 different languages. Our starting point is at the Visitor Center in Fisherman's Wharf, however you can get on and off the bus at any of our stops around the city. Every evening, we have beautiful Panoramic Night Tours. 24 and 48 hour tickets are available. Big Bus can also accommodate private charters.

Fisherman's Wharf
99 Jefferson Street
San Francisco, CA 94133
(415) 433-1657

Take Amtrak to San Francisco and arrive fresh and relaxed. Thruway bus service meets all trains at Emeryville. So just sit back, unwind and enjoy a meal onboard.

Deal: Amtrak
Save 15% off any adult fare
Leave your heart in San Francisco and an additional 15% in your pocket. Take the train to the City by the Bay and you'll save 15% off an adult fare.
East Bay
245 Second Street
Oakland, CA 94607
(800) 872-7245

Add some inspiration to your next corporate event with Hornblower Cruises & Events. Plan an only-in-San Francisco experience complete with welcoming service, delicious cuisine and views of The Bay Area's most celebrated sites. Hornblower will help you plan the perfect cruise for an office party, team building activity, client entertaining event, or company holiday party. From food, to entertainment, to decor, we'll help you customize your package for an unforgettable cruise experience on the San Francisco Bay.

Embarcadero / Financial District
Pier 3, On the Embarcadero
San Francisco, CA 94111
(415) 788-8866

Fly United direct to San Francisco (SFO) from more than 80 cities around the world, and start enjoying your trip before you even arrive. With nonstop flights from Chicago, Houston, Honolulu, London, New York, Tokyo and more, United can connect you to San Francisco from around the globe. Book your trip on united.com and get the best fare on a United flight, guaranteed. Choose a seat with extra leg room in Economy Plus or take advantage of premium amenities and services with an upgrade to first or business class seating in United First, United Global First, United Business or United BusinessFirst cabins. If you're traveling overseas, try premium cabin flat-bed seats and arrive in San Francisco rested and refreshed. Planning a meeting or work event in San Francisco Book travel through United Meetings and United will take care of your organization's travel needs for you and provide a discount. Start planning your meeting travel on united.com/meetings today. Before you head home after your business trip or getaway, relax in a United Club airport lounge. Complimentary beverages, free Wi-Fi and conference rooms are all available to meet your needs. With more than 320 flights from San Francisco every day, United is your connection between San Francisco and the rest of the world.

SFO Area
(800) 426-1122

At Alaska Airlines, we offer low airfare on all airline tickets, including discounted flights to Hawaii and Mexican vacation packages. We bring our love of travel.

SFO Area
555 Airport Boulevard, Suite 500
Burlingame, CA 94010

Host a maritime meeting or celebration with Hornblower. Various seating and set-up options and affordable amenities mean exceptional launch parties, client dinners and incentives.

East Bay
200 Marina Boulevard
Berkeley, CA 94710
(415) 438-8300

Do your guests need parking while attending your event Luxe works with event organizers throughout San Francisco to provide convenient and affordable valet parking for attendees. With the Luxe app, drivers can request a trained valet on-demand. Alternatively, we can arrange a traditional white-glove valet stand with quality service at competitive rates.In addition, drivers can request our Drive Home service, providing a designated driver who will safely drive customers home in their own car.For any questions, please contact eventsluxe.com

Deal: Luxe
Get two free parks!
Download the free iPhone or Android app and use promo code SFTRAVEL to get your first two parks free!
Richmond / Presidio
77 Federal Street
San Francisco, CA 94107
(415) 869-9832

Incredible Adventures is a locally-owned outdoor travel company that specializes in single and multi-day small-group tours from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park, Muir Woods, California's Napa and Sonoma Wine Country, and whitewater rafting on the American River. We've offered travelers a safe, eco-friendly, reliable way to connect with nature since 1993, and our professional guides are experts in the destinations we visit throughout the Western USA.Our Yosemite, Napa/Sonoma, and Muir Woods tours run daily. We also offer 2, 3, and 4-day tours to get you off the beaten path and into a hotel or campsite to truly experience what California has to offer. All of our overnight tours include accommodation and are fully-guided.Check out our new itineraries for 2016! Come with us on a 3 day tour on the Pacific Coast and see San Francisco, Monterey, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, and Los Angeles. Or travel inland on a 4-day tour through the Eastern Sierras, visiting Yosemite, Mammoth Lakes, and Lake Tahoe! We believe in maintaining the wild lands and National Parks, and know that tourism can be a strong factor in whether these areas continue to thrive for future generations to enjoy. To minimize the environmental impact of our business, we operate our vehicles on sustainable, petroleum-free biofuel.Private excursions and green transportation services are available please reach out for more info.

Yosemite
(415) 642-7378

Twenty-four hour, seven days a week, door-to-door shuttle (shared ride or private), private sedans & SUVs servicing SFO, OAK and SJC. Available for charters. Major credit cards. For groups of 50 passengers and below, please call Groups Desk at (800) 622-2089 x2. For groups of more than 50 passengers, please email sfosalessupershuttle.netFor more info, click here https//app.box.com/s/39axh0pelmwbiwfnjhqaph2qsat1menk

Deal: SuperShuttle San Francisco
http://groups.supershuttle.com/sftravelportal.html
SFO Area
(650) 246-2771 x51

Charter with Blue and Gold Fleet and enjoy a custom tour of San Francisco Bay. Attractive pricing, full bar service and catering from some of the city's best restaurants.

Deal: Blue & Gold Fleet
$5 Off
$5 off either Bay Cruise or Escape from the Rock Cruises. Must be presented at box office at time of purchase. Not for resale. Bar code #10010214. Not valid with any other offer.
Fisherman's Wharf
Pier 39, Fisherman's Wharf
San Francisco, CA 94133
(415) 705-8200