Distance from San Francisco, CA to Santa Clara, CA

Distance

44 mi

Time

46 minutes

Gas Cost

$3 - $5

There are 38.61 miles from San Francisco to Santa Clara in southeast direction and 44 miles (70.81 kilometers) by car, following the US-101 S route.

San Francisco and Santa Clara are 46 minutes far apart, if you drive non-stop .

This is the fastest route from San Francisco, CA to Santa Clara, CA. The halfway point is San Carlos, CA.

San Francisco, CA and Santa Clara, CA are in the same time zone (PDT). Current time in both locations is 6:13 am.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with a fuel efficiency of MPG will need 1.78 gallons of gas to cover the route between San Francisco, CA and Santa Clara, CA.

The estimated cost of gas to go from San Francisco to Santa Clara is $3.78.

During the route, an average car will release 34.96 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. The carbon footprint would be 0.79 pounds of CO2 per mile.


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Halfway Point Between San Francisco, CA and Santa Clara, CA

If you want to meet halfway between San Francisco, CA and Santa Clara, CA or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 37.514568 and -122.255539, or 37º 30' 52.4448" N, 122º 15' 19.9404" W. This location is 22.22 miles away from San Francisco, CA and Santa Clara, CA and it would take approximately 23 minutes to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is San Carlos, CA, situated 24 miles from San Francisco, CA and 22 miles from Santa Clara, CA. It would take 28 minutes to go from San Francisco to San Carlos and 24 minutes to go from Santa Clara to San Carlos.

Major City Closest to Halfway Point

The major city closest to the halfway point between San Francisco, CA and Santa Clara, CA is San Mateo, CA, situated 19 miles from San Francisco, CA and 27 miles from Santa Clara, CA. It would take 22 minutes to go from San Francisco to and 30 minutes to go from Santa Clara to San Mateo.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some other major cities along the route include San Jose, CA,Sunnyvale, CA, and Daly City, CA.


Weather in San Francisco and Santa Clara

Compare the weather today and the next four days in San Francisco, CA and Santa Clara, CA:

San Francisco

No precipitation throughout the week.

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Clear day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Wind Clear day
65° 46° 57° 45° 59° 49° 67° 46° 66° 50°
2% Rain probability 19% Rain probability 20% Rain probability 1% Rain probability 0% Rain probability
5 21 degrees 4 225 degrees 5 330 degrees 6 34 degrees 5 28 degrees

Santa Clara

No precipitation throughout the week.

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Clear day Clear day Partly cloudy day Clear day Clear day
68° 45° 67° 45° 62° 48° 66° 42° 68° 43°
1% Rain probability 3% Rain probability 8% Rain probability 1% Rain probability 1% Rain probability
2 29 degrees 3 178 degrees 5 342 degrees 4 22 degrees 2 18 degrees

Lowest Price Rental Cars in San Francisco, CA

Planning on renting a car to go from San Francisco, CA to Santa Clara, CA? Here there are some offers to rent a car in or near San Francisco, CA:

Small

Small cars

From $14

Intermediate

Intermediate cars

From $18

Full-size

Full-size cars

From $24

SUVs

SUVs

From $28

Vans

Vans

From $40


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Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between San Francisco, CA and Santa Clara, CA in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 38.61 mi 62.14 km 33.56 nautical mi
Driving distance 44 mi 71.51 km 38.61 nautical mi

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