United States Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

  • Announcement:
  • Recent Spam Attacks
    by mkataoka Fodor's Editor | Posted on Nov 28, 16 at 01:31 PM
View all United States activity »
  1. 1 "Unique" New York City Experiences-Yours
  2. 2 Help us choose a hotel
  3. 3 Family trip - West Coast - Summer 2017
  4. 4 So if you had one night in SF, where would you eat?
  5. 5 Best/Cheapest way to get to Copper Mtn, CO?
  6. 6 Road trip from Madison, WI to Portland, OR in April, 2017
  7. 7 Grand Canyon / Bryce / Zion in August with Teens
  8. 8 Staying outside DC
  9. 9 Bringing alcohol into the US
  10. 10 Santa Fe & Taos for Christmas week: feedback on itinerary?
  11. 11 Seafood restaurant in San Francisco - recommendations
  12. 12 Ideas for New York
  13. 13 Bringin Wine in by car from Mexico
  14. 14 Oahu Dec 17th -22nd 2016
  15. 15 Hollywood Area where to stay
  16. 16 Kauai for a group over New Years
  17. 17 Trip Report Three relaxing weeks in Palm Springs
  18. 18 CAJUN region, plus NEW ORLEANS
  19. 19 Where to stay in maui Kihei vs Paia vs Wailea vs Lahaina, Kaanapali
  20. 20 7 Day Photography Road trip from Vegas to Denver during Christmas
  21. 21 New York in December
  22. 22 Driving from San Diego CA to Great lakes IL in FEB
  23. 23 Christmas shopping in Sante Fe
  24. 24 Dallas, Austin, Waco in February
  25. 25 Hurricane Matthew damage along Florida East Coast?
View next 25 » Back to the top

SFO - travel logistics

Jump to last reply

A friend and I just booked flights in and out of SFO, flying in June 4 and leaving June 11 (from/to Memphis and Nashville). It's basically a first trip for both of us.

My flight arrives at 10:30pm, and hers is similar. Currently we're booked at the Chancellor Union Square. I know this hotel is nearish, but not in, the Tenderloin district, which I believe we want to avoid. Would taking BART to the Powell Street stop (or perhaps Montgomery Street?) be safe to do around 11:30, or should we focus on shuttles or cabs? I'm not worried about the distance, just safety - we're light packers, so a short walk is no big deal. We're women in our early 30s.

On the way back, my friend's flight leaves SFO at 1:00pm. We're planning to head to the Monterey/Carmel/Big Sur area on June 8. Based on comments on my first SF thread, I'm planning to drive up from there that morning before our flight rather than coming back the night before.

25 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement