There are 11 ways to get from Arlington to San Francisco by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Francisco  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to San Francisco (SFO) DFW - SFO

$159 - $318

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Fly Dallas/Ft.Worth to Oakland  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Oakland (OAK) DFW - OAK

$163 - $380

Fly Dallas to San Francisco  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Dallas (DAL) to San Francisco (SFO) DAL - SFO

$172 - $483

Fly Dallas to Oakland  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Dallas (DAL) to Oakland (OAK) DAL - OAK

$216 - $555

Fly Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Jose  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to San Jose (SJC) DFW - SJC

$204 - $503

Fly Dallas to San Jose  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Dallas (DAL) to San Jose (SJC) DAL - SJC

$267 - $658

Bus  •  40 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Ft Worth, Tx to Los Angeles, Ca 1409 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Francisco, Ca 6834 / ...

$188 - $461

Train, bus via Burbank  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Take the train from Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Texas Eagle
  2. Take the bus from Burbank to San Francisco FlixBus

$248 - $705

Train, bus  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the train from Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Texas Eagle
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles to San Francisco LA-Oakland

$257 - $715

Train  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the train from Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Texas Eagle
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Oakland Jack London Square Station Coast Starlight

$302 - $878

Drive  •  28 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Arlington to San Francisco 1728.7 miles

$160 - $250

Questions & Answers

The distance between Arlington and San Francisco is 1474 miles. The road distance is 1728.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Arlington to San Francisco without a car is to bus which takes 40 h 43 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 37 min to get from Arlington to San Francisco, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Arlington to San Francisco is to fly which takes 4 h 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 40 h 43 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 2 days 7 h.

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The quickest flight from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport to San Francisco Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 45 min.

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San Francisco is 2 h behind Arlington. It is currently 10:06 PM in Arlington and 8:06 PM in San Francisco.

Yes, the driving distance between Arlington to San Francisco is 1729 miles. It takes approximately 28 h 10 min to drive from Arlington to San Francisco.

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United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport to San Francisco Airport.

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There are 609+ hotels available in San Francisco. Prices start at $115 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Arlington to Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport is to taxi which takes 17 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Arlington to San Francisco.
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  • Distance: 1473.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 37 min

What companies run services between Arlington, TX, USA and San Francisco, CA, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta fly from Arlington to San Francisco hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Arlington to San Francisco via Halbert & Kerr, ITC - Bay#H, Ft Worth, Tx, and Los Angeles, Ca in around 40 h 43 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Dallas to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Dallas to San Francisco via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Dallas to San Francisco via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Dallas to San Francisco via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Dallas to San Francisco via San Diego
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Dallas to San Francisco via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Dallas to Oakland
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Dallas to Oakland via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Dallas to Oakland via Ontario/San Bernardino
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Dallas to Oakland via San Diego
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Dallas to Oakland via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Dallas to Oakland via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Dallas to Oakland via Burbank
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Dallas to Oakland via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Dallas to San Jose
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Dallas to San Jose via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Dallas to San Jose via San Diego
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Dallas to San Jose via Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Dallas to San Jose via Burbank
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Dallas to San Jose via Ontario/San Bernardino
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Dallas to San Jose via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Dallas to San Jose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Francisco via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Francisco via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Oakland
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Oakland via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Jose
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Jose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Jose via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Francisco via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Jose via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Oakland via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Dallas to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Dallas to San Jose
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Oakland via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Jose via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Jose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Oakland via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Oakland via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
41 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$210 - $320
Flexi Coach Seat
$380 - $550
Business Coach Seat
$450 - $650
Room
$800 - $1,200
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Oakland Jack London Square Station
Ave. Duration
11 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Room
$310 - $430
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Ft Worth, Tx to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
30 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$130 - $330
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $220
Flexible
$250 - $330
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Francisco, Ca
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Burbank to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
boltbus.com

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