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There are 5 ways to get from Folsom to San Francisco Airport (SFO) by tram, train, subway, 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  •  4h 42m

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

$38 - $74

Cheapest option

Bus, line 292 bus  •  5h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento, CA to San Francisco - Townsend St & 5th St FlixBus
  2. Take the line 292 bus from Potrero Ave & 24th St to SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level 292

$12 - $28

3 alternative options

Tram, bus, BART  •  5h 42m

  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 to San Francisco International Airport

$16 - $22

Drive  •  2h 7m

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

$11 - $17

Tram, fly  •  4h 4m

  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

The cheapest way to get from Folsom to San Francisco Airport (SFO) is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Folsom to San Francisco Airport (SFO) is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2h 7m.

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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 4h 42m and costs $35 - $75.

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It takes approximately 4h 42m to get from Folsom to San Francisco Airport (SFO), 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 Folsom to San Francisco Airport (SFO) is 120 miles. It takes approximately 2h 7m 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 588+ hotels available in San Francisco Airport (SFO). Prices start at $99 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: 4h 42m

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 University/65th Street Station, Sacramento, CA, Townsend St & 5th St, 24th Street & Potrero Avenue, and Potrero Ave & 24th St in around 5h 12m.

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 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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Sacramento Valley Station to Emeryville Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
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 to San Francisco International Airport
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre to San Francisco International Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
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
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from Potrero Ave & 24th St to SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 30 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
2h 22m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
FAST

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