There are 9 ways to get from Fontana to San Francisco by plane, subway, train, bus, night 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 Ontario/San Bernardino to Oakland, BART  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) to Oakland (OAK) ONT - OAK
  2. Take the BART from Coliseum to Civic Center/UN Plaza

$107 - $563

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  10 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Fontana station to L. A. Union Station station San Bernardino Line
  2. Take the bus from Burbank to Oakland, CA via Oakland

$42 - $68

7 alternative options

Fly Ontario/San Bernardino to San Francisco  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) to San Francisco (SFO) ONT - SFO

$103 - $481

Fly Ontario/San Bernardino to San Jose, Caltrain  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) to San Jose (SJC) ONT - SJC
  2. Take the Caltrain from Santa Clara Caltrain to San Francisco Caltrain

$102 - $385

Train to Los Angeles, fly to Oakland  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Fontana station to L. A. Union Station station
  2. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Oakland (OAK) LAX - OAK

$67 - $225

Bus  •  11 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Montclair Transit Center to Patsaouras Transit Plaza 699
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, CA to San Francisco, CA Southern CA-Northern CA

$74 - $82

Train  •  14 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Fontana station to L. A. Union Station station San Bernardino Line
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Oakland Jack London Square Station Coast Starlight

$81 - $217

Night bus  •  11 h 18 min

  1. Take the night bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Francisco, Ca 6862 / ...

$51 - $124

Drive  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Fontana to San Francisco 429.9 miles

$40 - $65

What companies run services between Fontana, CA, USA and San Francisco, CA, USA?

United Airlines and Southwest Airlines fly from Fontana to San Francisco every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Fontana to San Francisco via Montclair Trans Center, Montclair Transit Center, Patsaouras Transit Plaza, Vignes St. & Cesar Chavez Ave., Broadway & College St., and Los Angeles, CA in around 11 h 22 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to San Francisco via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Los Angeles to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $430
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $440
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Train operators
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Coliseum to Civic Center/UN Plaza
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
bart.gov
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 Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Oakland Jack London Square Station
Ave. Duration
11 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Room
$310 - $430
Bus operators
Foothill Transit
Website
foothilltransit.org
Bus from Montclair Transit Center to Patsaouras Transit Plaza
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
foothilltransit.org
Xe Do Hoang Transportation
Phone
+1 408-729-7885 / +1-888-834-9336
Website
xedohoang.com
Bus from Los Angeles, CA to San Francisco, CA
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
xedohoang.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Night bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Francisco, Ca
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Fontana to San Francisco?

The distance between Fontana and San Francisco is 607 km. The road distance is 688 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Fontana to San Francisco is to train and bus which costs $40 - $70 and takes 10 h 27 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Fontana to San Francisco is to fly and BART which takes 3 h 46 min and costs $100 - $600.

Is there a direct bus between Fontana and San Francisco?

No, there is no direct bus from Fontana to San Francisco. However, there are services departing from Fontana Metrolink and arriving at San Francisco, CA via Montclair Transit Center, Vignes St. & Cesar Chavez Ave. and Los Angeles, CA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 22 min.

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

It takes approximately 3 h 46 min to get from Fontana to San Francisco, including transfers.