There are 6 ways to get from Folsom to San Francisco Airport (SFO) by tram, train, subway, bus, night bus, car or plane

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

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Tram, train, BART  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the tram from Historic Folsom Station to Sacramento Valley Station
  2. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Emeryville Amtrak
  3. Take the BART from MacArthur BART Station to San Francisco International Airport BART Station

$38 - $74

Cheapest option

Tram, night bus, BART  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the tram from Historic Folsom Station to University/65th Street Station
  2. Take the night bus from Sacramento to W Oakland BART
  3. Take the BART from West Oakland BART Station to San Francisco International Airport BART Station

$14 - $24

4 alternative options

Bus, line 292 bus  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to San Francisco, Ca 8309 / ...
  2. Take the line 292 bus from Mission St & 1st St to SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level 292 / ...

$20 - $40

Tram, bus, BART  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the tram from Historic Folsom Station to Sacramento Valley Station
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento Valley Station to Pleasant Hill BART Station
  3. Take the BART from Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre BART Station to San Francisco International Airport BART Station

$16 - $22

Drive  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Folsom to San Francisco Airport (SFO) 119.9 miles

$11 - $17

Tram, fly  •  3 h 55 min

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

$74 - $194

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Folsom to San Francisco Airport (SFO). However, there are services departing from Greenback Ln & Main Ave and arriving at SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level via Arcadia Dr & Greenback Ln, Watt Ave & I-80 Lrt, Sacramento, Ca and Mission St & 1st St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 29 min.

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The distance between Folsom and San Francisco Airport (SFO) is 99 miles. The road distance is 119.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Folsom to San Francisco Airport (SFO) without a car is to tram and train and BART which takes 4 h 40 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 40 min to get from Folsom to San Francisco Airport (SFO), including transfers.

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Folsom to San Francisco Airport (SFO) bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Sacramento, Ca station.

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The quickest flight from Sacramento Airport to San Francisco Airport is the direct flight which takes 54 min.

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Folsom to San Francisco Airport (SFO) bus services, operated by SamTrans, arrive at SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Folsom to San Francisco Airport (SFO) is 120 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 7 min to drive from Folsom to San Francisco Airport (SFO).

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

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There are 589+ hotels available in San Francisco Airport (SFO). Prices start at $116 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Folsom to San Francisco Airport (SFO).
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  • Distance: 99.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 40 min

What companies run services between Folsom, CA, USA and San Francisco Airport (SFO), USA?

You can take a bus from Folsom to San Francisco Airport (SFO) via Arcadia Dr & Greenback Ln, Watt Ave & I-80 Lrt, Richards Blvd & Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, Ca, San Francisco, Ca, and Mission St & 1st St in around 5 h 29 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Sacramento to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $250
Train operators
Sacramento Regional Transit
Website
sacrt.com
Tram from Historic Folsom Station to Sacramento Valley Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sacrt.com
Tram from Historic Folsom Station to University/65th Street Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sacrt.com
Tram from Historic Folsom Station to 8th & Capitol Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Emeryville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from MacArthur BART Station to San Francisco International Airport BART Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre BART Station to San Francisco International Airport BART Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
bart.gov
Subway from West Oakland BART Station to San Francisco International Airport BART Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
bart.gov
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 Sacramento, Ca to San Francisco, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from Mission St & 1st St to SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Fairfield and Suisun Transit
Phone
(707) 422-2877
Website
fasttransit.org
Bus from Sacramento Valley Station to Pleasant Hill BART Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
FAST
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Night bus from Sacramento to W Oakland BART
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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