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Stuck in San Francisco Airport

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Stuck in San Francisco Airport

We have a 4 hour layover! Anywhere to stretch our legs nearby?

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Dublin, California
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1. Re: Stuck in San Francisco Airport

4 hrs is barely enough time to get off your flight to go to the next flight, not enough time to get off the airport.

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2. Re: Stuck in San Francisco Airport

There are often some interesting exhibits at SFO. I agree you don't have enough time to leave the airport.

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3. Re: Stuck in San Francisco Airport

There's a medium-sized mall called the Tanforan Mall one BART stop away from the airport. You should have time to roam around in there for 90 minutes or 2 hours. There's nothing special about the mall, though. It's just your typical mall.

Or you can go to downtown Burlingame for an hour or two. You'd have to take a cab/Lyft/Uber.

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4. Re: Stuck in San Francisco Airport

Thanks for the great suggestions. We went down to the Bay Bridge and walked along the path. Also, checked out a funky art piece/ fountain and.c artists' market nearby. It was a quick out and back using the BART which is a great subway system. I definitely want to come back to SF.

Cool city with friendly people.

Thanks!

Gordon

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