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There are 5 ways to get from El Dorado Hills to San Francisco by tram, bus, train, subway, car or plane

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Tram, bus  •  3h 45m

  1. Take the tram from Historic Folsom Station to University/65th Street Station Gold
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento, CA to San Francisco - Townsend St & 5th St FlixBus

$55 - $78

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Bus  •  3h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to San Francisco, Ca 8309 / ...

$41 - $69

3 alternative options

Tram, train, BART  •  4h 27m

  1. Take the tram from Historic Folsom Station to Sacramento Valley Station
  2. Take the train from Sacramento Valley Station to Richmond Amtrak
  3. Take the BART from Richmond BART Station to Civic Center/UN Plaza BART Station Red

$80 - $123

Drive  •  2h 1m

  1. Drive from El Dorado Hills to San Francisco 115 miles

$11 - $17

Tram, fly  •  4h 56m

  1. Take the tram from Historic Folsom Station to 8th & Capitol Station
  2. Fly from Sacramento (SMF) to San Francisco (SFO) SMF - SFO

$128 - $259

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The cheapest way to get from El Dorado Hills to San Francisco is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from El Dorado Hills to San Francisco is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2h 1m.

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The distance between El Dorado Hills and San Francisco is 97 miles. The road distance is 115 miles.

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The best way to get from El Dorado Hills to San Francisco without a car is to tram and bus which takes 3h 45m and costs $55 - $80.

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It takes approximately 3h 45m to get from El Dorado Hills to San Francisco, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Sacramento Airport to San Francisco Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 3m.

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Yes, the driving distance between El Dorado Hills to San Francisco is 115 miles. It takes approximately 2h 1m to drive from El Dorado Hills to San Francisco.

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United Airlines offers flights from Sacramento Airport to San Francisco Airport.

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There are 615+ hotels available in San Francisco. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from El Dorado Hills to San Francisco.
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  • Distance: 96.6 miles
  • Duration: 3h 45m

What companies run services between El Dorado Hills, CA, USA and San Francisco, CA, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from El Dorado Hills to San Francisco every 4 hours. Tickets cost $15 - $35 and the journey takes 2h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Sacramento to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $250
Train operators
Sacramento Regional Transit
Website
sacrt.com
Tram from Historic Folsom Station to University/65th Street Station
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sacrt.com
Tram from Historic Folsom Station to Sacramento Valley Station
Ave. Duration
59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sacrt.com
Tram from Historic Folsom Station to 8th & Capitol Station
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sacrt.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Sacramento Valley Station to Richmond Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Richmond BART Station to Civic Center/UN Plaza BART Station
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
bart.gov
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Sacramento, CA to San Francisco - Townsend St & 5th St
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Book at
megabus.com
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from University/65th station to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Schedules at
flixbus.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Sacramento, Ca to San Francisco, Ca
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35

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