Traveling to and around Petaluma
Located 32 miles from San Francisco, straight north on Highway 101, Petaluma is easy to get to and easy to get around. Here is everything you'll need to know about the transportation options in Petaluma. Visit our maps page for a bird's eye view of the area and Petaluma
Located in the North Bay Area, Petaluma is a short 50 minute drive from San Francisco and only 90 minutes from Sacramento.
- From San Francisco, take Hwy 101 north until you arrive in Petaluma.
- From Sacramento, take Hwy 80 west to Hwy 37 west and then turn right at Lakeville Highway. Lakeville Hwy will then bring you into downtown Petaluma.
- From the East Bay, take Hwy 580 west toward Oakland and over the Richmond Bridge, then merge onto Hwy 101 north until you reach Petaluma