There are 6 ways to get from Calgary to San Francisco by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to San Francisco  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Calgary (YYC) to San Francisco (SFO) YYC - SFO

$134 - $367

5 alternative options

Fly to Oakland  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Calgary (YYC) to Oakland (OAK) YYC - OAK

$168 - $569

Fly to San Jose, Caltrain  •  9 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Calgary (YYC) to San Jose (SJC) YYC - SJC
  2. Take the Caltrain from Santa Clara Caltrain to San Francisco Caltrain

$158 - $481

Bus  •  40 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Calgary, AB to Vancouver, BC
  2. Take the bus from Vancouver, Bc to Sacramento, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Oakland, Ca

$158 - $394

Bus, train  •  43 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Calgary, AB to Vancouver, BC
  2. Take the train from Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak to Seattle King Street Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station Amtrak to Oakland Jack London Square Station

$214 - $574

Drive  •  24 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Calgary to San Francisco 1325.4 miles

$170 - $260

What companies run services between Calgary, AB, Canada and San Francisco, CA, USA?

WestJet, Air Canada and six other airlines fly from Calgary to San Francisco hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Calgary to San Francisco via Vancouver, BC, Vancouver, Bc, Sacramento, Ca, Oakland, Ca, and 19th St. Oakland in around 40 h 35 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Calgary to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Calgary to San Francisco via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Calgary to San Francisco via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Calgary to San Francisco via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Calgary to San Jose via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Calgary to San Jose via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $950
Flights from Calgary to San Jose via Nanaimo, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Calgary to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Calgary to San Francisco via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Calgary to Oakland via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Calgary to Oakland via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
10 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Calgary to San Jose via Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Calgary to San Jose via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Calgary to San Jose via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Calgary to San Jose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Flights from Calgary to San Jose via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 44 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Calgary to San Francisco via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Calgary to Oakland via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Calgary to Oakland via Seattle, Portland
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Calgary to San Jose via Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Calgary to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Calgary to San Francisco via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Calgary to San Francisco via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Calgary to Oakland via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Calgary to San Jose via Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Calgary to San Jose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $460
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Calgary to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Calgary to San Francisco via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Calgary to San Jose via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $950
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Calgary to San Francisco via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Train operators
Caltrain
Website
caltrain.com
Train from Santa Clara Caltrain to San Francisco Caltrain
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak to Seattle King Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Train from Seattle King Street Station Amtrak 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 Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Calgary, AB to Vancouver, BC
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$55 - $80
Online Fare
$75 - $110
Standard Fare
$95 - $140
Refundable
$100 - $150
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Vancouver, Bc to Sacramento, Ca
Ave. Duration
23 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$85 - $150
Flexible
$170 - $220
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Calgary to San Francisco?

The distance between Calgary and San Francisco is 1615 km. The road distance is 2121 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Calgary to San Francisco?

The cheapest way to get from Calgary to San Francisco is to fly and Caltrain which costs $190 - $650 and takes 9 h 42 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Calgary to San Francisco?

The quickest way to get from Calgary to San Francisco is to fly which takes 6 h 3 min and costs $160 - $470.

How long does it take to get from Calgary to San Francisco?

It takes approximately 6 h 3 min to get from Calgary to San Francisco, including transfers.