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GETTING TO SAN FRANCISCO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT:
San Francisco International Airport (SFO) is the largest airport in the Bay Area of Northern California and the second-largest airport in the state of California. While SFO serves a myriad of airlines, the airport is a hub of operations for United Airlines, Virgin America, and Alaska Airlines.
SFO is located 13 miles south of downtown San Francisco. The Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) trains provide direct service to and from the international or domestic terminals of SFO from downtown San Francisco, Oakland, and the East Bay. This makes it easy to lean on the city's public transportation system to access the airport. SamTrans provides 24-hour bus service connecting SFO with San Mateo County and parts of San Francisco. Routes SFO, ECR, 292, 397, and 398 all stop directly at the airport terminals.
SFO has four terminals and seven concourses with a total of 115 gates arranged alphabetically in a counterclockwise ring. The airport is easily accessed by State Highway 101 or Interstate 280. A rideshare service will cost between $30-40 to reach most parts of San Francisco proper. Passengers are allowed to be dropped off curbside on the departures or arrivals levels or on Level 5 of the domestic garage. Taxi service rates will be slightly higher than rideshares.
PARKING AT SAN FRANCISCO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT:
There are a variety of options for onsite parking at San Francisco International Airport, including a domestic parking garage, two international parking garages, a long-term lot, and the ParkFast Garage and ParkValet. The domestic and international garages all charge $36 per day. Long term parking is available onsite for $18 per day or you can choose to valet your vehicle for $45 per night. The ParkFast Garage offers two tiers of pricing with a rate of $40 per day for members and $42 per day for non-members.
San Francisco International Airport long term parking onsite is not exactly a budget-conscious buy. For the best parking deals in the vicinity of SFO, be sure to check out the many parking deals to be had with our partner lots. You will enjoy convenient shuttle access to all of the terminals. All San Francisco International Airport parking reservations are guaranteed with our secure service. Travelers will love the cheap rates, easy access, and friendly service of this SFO parking option.
GETTING AROUND INSIDE SAN FRANCISCO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT:
SFO has four terminals and seven concourses with a total of 115 gates arranged alphabetically in a counterclockwise ring. The popular AirTrain people mover is available to quickly and conveniently transport passengers between terminals, parking facilities, and the BART station.
In addition to free Wi-Fi, SFO features a host of standard amenities such as rapid charging stations, self-service mailers, spa services, and shoe shines. If you are traveling with kids, be sure to check out the Kids’ Spot play areas, located in Terminals 2 and 3. SFO also entertains children with self-guided tours. Kids can complete the activity and receive a prize by visiting one of the information booths.
The International Terminal is flush with an abundance of services, including a full-service travel agency for any last-minute needs and access to the Freshen Up! showers. The Berman Reflection Room is a good place to visit for a little peace and quiet in the International Terminal.
Because of its many international flights, SFO boasts a plethora of lounge options for travelers that desire a more premium experience while waiting to board. Complimentary hydration stations are perfect for filling those water bottles after you pass through security. Visit one of the two 24-hour yoga rooms in either Terminal 2 and 3 for some stretching or meditation. As the first museum in an international airport, The Aviation Museum and Library was created in 1980 as a collaboration between the San Francisco Airport Commission and the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco. This free museum is located on the departures level of the International Terminal Main Hall before going through security.
San Francisco's commitment to healthy living is evident in the food and drink options at SFO. One popular option is the Napa Farms Market for salads, sandwiches, and a large selection of mouth-watering desserts. Local favorite Boudin Bakery and Cafe is onsite to offer up its famous sourdough bread. The International Terminal features a myriad of ethnic cuisines, ranging from Asian to Mediterranean to Italian.