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San Francisco to Newark (California) drive

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  San Francisco
 Japanese Gardens
 Union City (California)
   Newark (California) 
driving   /   1 day   /   no pets   /   no RV

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San Francisco to Newark (California) road trip planner

Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from San Francisco to Newark (California). If you're planning a road trip to Newark (California), you can research locations to stop along the way. Traveling with a dog or cat? View pet-friendly stops between San Francisco and Newark (California). Camping along the way? View RV campgrounds between San Francisco and Newark (California). Find the best hotels, restaurants, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members.

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11:00 am  start in San Francisco
drive for about 20 minutes

11:20 am  Oakland
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 12:20 pm
drive for about 11 minutes

12:31 pm  Alameda
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 1:31 pm
drive for about 22 minutes

1:53 pm  Japanese Gardens
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 2:53 pm
drive for about 14 minutes

3:08 pm  Union City (California)
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 4:08 pm
drive for about 9 minutes

4:17 pm  arrive in Newark (California)

driving ≈ 1.5 hours

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Where should I stop along the way?

Oakland  (57 answers)
    Lake Merritt  (16 mentions)
    UC Berkeley  (8 mentions)
    Jack London Square  (7 mentions)
    Ici Ice Cream  (5 mentions)
    College Ave  (5 mentions)
    restaurants around Oakland:
        Chez Panisse
        Arinell Pizza Inc
        Cheese Board Bakery & Cheese
        The Trappist
    questions about Oakland:
        What is Oakland like?
        First time in Oakland with 1 day to explore
        Best free things to do in Oakland?
        A good neighborhood in Oakland for rental?
        Best bites to eat in Oakland?

Alameda  (3 answers)
    Union Square  (79 mentions)
    Ferry Building  (55 mentions)
    Ferry Building Marketplace  (28 mentions)
    The Embarcadero  (18 mentions)
    Cowgirl Creamery  (17 mentions)
    restaurants around Alameda:
        Kokkari Estiatorio
        Slanted Door
        Blue Bottle Coffee
        R & G Lounge
    hotels around Alameda:
        Hotel Vitale
        San Francisco Marriott Marquis
        Palace Hotel
        Hotel Nikko San Francisco
        The Mosser Hotel

Japanese Gardens

Union City (California)

What are some things to do in Newark (California)?

This section could be endless, so rather than trying to suggest every local activity or attraction, we'll leave it open-ended.

These are some of the places people talk about on Trippy:

Googleplex  (5 mentions)
Facebook Inc.  (3 mentions)
Facebook  (2 mentions)

Of course, Trippy is the perfect place to ask questions because there's an entire community of travelers talking to each other and sharing tips and advice. Trippy is where you can get answers personalized for your tastes, budgets, trip dates & more!

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Do I really have to go back home?

Yes, even this step is optional, because if you're on vacation who wants the trip to end? It's okay, you can start planning your next trip!

Want to plan the trip back? Get the reverse directions for a Newark (California) to San Francisco drive, or go to the main page to plan a new road trip.

You can also compare the travel time if you're flying or driving by calculating the distance from San Francisco to Newark (California). Or get a full San Francisco to Newark (California) flight plan.

Don't forget about exploring your own hometown with a staycation. You can also find some cool day trips or get away for a weekend. Maybe try typing in a faraway location like London, Hong Kong, or Sydney, and get inspired for your dream trip around the world.

And if you know San Francisco well, please help your fellow travelers and answer their questions about San Francisco!

At a Glance
without making any stops
total driving distance is 36 miles
driving time of 45 minutes
628 San Francisco travel answers
57 Oakland travel answers
3 Alameda travel answers


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