Love Where You Live: Discover What Life is Like Near Caltrain Burlingame Station

You will love the freedom that living close to the Caltrain commuter rail gives you. You will have access to many neighborhoods, bars and restaurants, shops, schools and recreational activities for endless entertainment. There are also several other Caltrain stations to suit your needs, running from San Francisco to Santa Clara. The entire Caltrain conveniently runs along the San Francisco Peninsula, to consistently provide reliable, safe and sustainable transportation.

Commute From Downtown Burlingame’s Caltrain Station
Destination By Car Caltrain Distance
San Francisco 23 min 30 min 18 miles
Downtown San Mateo 9 min 7 min 2 miles
Downtown San Carlos 20 min 18 min 9 miles
Downtown Redwood City 23 min 25 min 12 miles
Downtown Menlo Park 25 min 31 min 15 miles
Downtown Palo Alto 30 min 34 min 17 miles
Downtown Mountain View 35 min 46 min 24 miles
Downtown Sunnyvale 38 min 51 min 26 miles
San Jose Diridon 40 min 1 h 8 min 34 miles


Neighborhoods in Burlingame

Ryan Tract

The Ryan Tract section of Hillsborough is a favorite among families and singles alike. This upscale neighborhood boasts safe and spacious streets with beautiful homes. The community enjoys walking, running, wining and dining, golfing and luxury cars. These Hillsborough homes are located near the Burlingame Country Club and a GoKart Racer racetrack for a little bit of excitement.

Easton Addition

Easton Addition is a friendly neighborhood that has a charming collection of bungalows and newer homes. It is dog-friendly, and its proximity to shops and restaurants make it a highly walkable community. Residents enjoy going on outings to the movies with friends, volunteering and cooking. Easton Addition is also home to the historic Kohl Mansion, built by Charles Frederick Kohl between 1912 and 1914. In later years it was used as a chapel and then a high school. Its elegance and atmosphere have been preserved and it is now available to rent for private events.

Lyon Hoag

Lyon Hoag is a safe, beautiful and family-friendly neighborhood. Washington Park, in the Lyon Hoag district, is the oldest recreational park in Burlingame and offers tennis courts, a children’s playground, picnic areas and baseball facilities for the public’s use. Lyon Hoag’s convenient location makes it a phenomenal place for families wanting to raise their children in a supportive community. There is a nearby high school that has a robotics team and a digital manufacturing laboratory. The community recreation center regularly holds family events for all to enjoy. You can search homes for sale in this community and others like it by contacting Keller Williams.

Nearby Schools

Burlingame is home to McKinley Elementary School, a prestigious school that promotes support for its students. It annually hosts community events such as the McKinley Harvest Festival and the Haunted Mansion. McKinley Elementary School is also a historic building, as it was the first school established in Burlingame. The famous architect William H. Weeks designed the school, and its construction was completed in 1913. Franklin Elementary is also located in Burlingame, and promotes a diverse learning environment. Both of these schools esteem parent involvement in their child’s learning experience.

Living in Burlingame

Burlingame is a friendly town with desirable real estate. The Burlingame Library is a great place for families: It offers regular events for kids, including story time to empower young readers. The Annual Burlingame Pet Parade is a great way to connect with other pet lovers in your community.

Broadway in Burlingame offers small-town charm with a laid-back atmosphere. People flock here to experience the wide variety of cuisine or to visit one of the many specialty shops. Most of the establishments in Broadway are independently owned and they give their customers a small-town experience. Broadway is even serviced by its own Caltrain station on weekends and holidays.

There is a bi-weekly farmers market held year-round on Burlingame Avenue: It takes place every Sunday from 9:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. It also take place from May to November on every Thursday afternoon between 3:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.

With the Caltrain, your commute can be faster and more relaxing than ever. You will be free to do as you wish, all while letting Caltrain transport you safely to your destination. Living along the Caltrain line is really living the American dream, with everything you could imagine in a community just within reach. To start your dream today inquire with a request for a detailed and reliable housing market analysis with Kyle Else — a personable and results-oriented real estate agent.