There are 5 ways to get from Bellingham Airport (BLI) to San Francisco by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Oakland  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Bellingham (BLI) to Oakland (OAK) BLI - OAK

$115 - $591

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Bus  •  25 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Bellingham, Wa to Sacramento, Ca 1429
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Oakland, Ca 8309 / ...

$98 - $252

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Fly to San Francisco  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Bellingham (BLI) to San Francisco (SFO) BLI - SFO

$124 - $537

Train  •  27 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Bellingham Amtrak to Seattle King Street Station Amtrak Cascades
  2. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station to Oakland Jack London Square Station Coast Starlight

$179 - $452

Drive  •  15 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Bellingham Airport (BLI) to San Francisco 907.8 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bellingham Airport (BLI) to San Francisco is to drive which costs $85 - $130 and takes 15 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bellingham Airport (BLI) to San Francisco is to fly which costs $110 - $600 and takes 2 h 51 min.

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The distance between Bellingham Airport (BLI) and San Francisco is 766 miles. The road distance is 907.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Bellingham Airport (BLI) to San Francisco without a car is to bus which takes 25 h 3 min and costs $95 - $260.

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It takes approximately 2 h 51 min to get from Bellingham Airport (BLI) to San Francisco, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Bellingham Airport (BLI) to San Francisco is to fly which takes 2 h 51 min and costs $110 - $600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $95 - $260 and takes 25 h 3 min, you could also train, which costs $170 - $460 and takes 27 h 4 min.

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The quickest flight from Bellingham Airport to Oakland Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 7 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bellingham Airport (BLI) to San Francisco is 908 miles. It takes approximately 15 h 35 min to drive from Bellingham Airport (BLI) to San Francisco.

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Allegiant Air and Alaska Airlines, Inc. offer flights from Bellingham Airport to Oakland Airport.

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There are 628+ hotels available in San Francisco. Prices start at $116 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bellingham Airport (BLI) to San Francisco.
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  • Distance: 765.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 51 min

What companies run services between Bellingham Airport (BLI), USA and San Francisco, CA, USA?

Allegiant Air and Alaska Airlines, Inc. fly from Bellingham Airport (BLI) to San Francisco twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bellingham Airport (BLI) to San Francisco via Bellingham Station, Fairhaven Transportation Center, Bellingham, Wa, Sacramento, Ca, Oakland, Ca, and 19th St. Oakland BART Station in around 25 h 3 min.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Bellingham to Oakland via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Bellingham to San Francisco via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Bellingham to San Francisco via Seattle, Portland
Ave. Duration
6 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Bellingham to San Francisco via Seattle, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Bellingham to San Francisco via Seattle, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Bellingham to Oakland
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Bellingham to Oakland via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
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 Bellingham Amtrak to Seattle King Street Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
Train from Seattle King Street Station to Oakland Jack London Square Station
Ave. Duration
22 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $350
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Flexi Coach Seat
$210 - $310
Business Coach Seat
$250 - $350
Room
$490 - $700
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 Bellingham, Wa to Sacramento, Ca
Ave. Duration
21 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $140
Flexible
$160 - $210
Bus from Sacramento, Ca to Oakland, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35

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