There are 10 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 41 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, Caltrain  •  10 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Fontana station to L. A. Union Station station
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, CA to San Jose, CA
  3. Take the Caltrain from San Jose Diridon Caltrain to San Francisco Caltrain

$48 - $69

8 alternative options

Fly Ontario/San Bernardino to San Francisco  •  3 h 47 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 San Francisco  •  5 h 39 min

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

$86 - $269

Train to Burbank, fly to Oakland  •  5 h 46 min

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

$119 - $450

Bus  •  11 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Montclair Transit Center to Arcadia St and Alameda St Silver Streak / ...
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, CA to San Francisco, CA Southern CA-Northern CA

$74 - $80

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 - $216

Night bus  •  11 h 14 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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Fontana to San Francisco is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 7 h 6 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Fontana to San Francisco is to fly and BART which costs $100 - $600 and takes 3 h 41 min.

More details

The distance between Fontana and San Francisco is 380 miles. The road distance is 429.9 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 3 h 41 min to get from Fontana to San Francisco, including transfers.

More details

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, Union Station(Alameda & Los Angeles) and Los Angeles, CA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 22 min.

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The best way to get from Fontana to San Francisco is to fly which takes 3 h 47 min and costs $100 - $490. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $70 - $80 and takes 11 h 22 min, You could also train, which costs $80 - $220 and takes 14 h 15 min..

Mode details

Fontana to San Francisco bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Los Angeles station.

More details

Map of how to get from Fontana to San Francisco.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 379.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 41 min

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, Arcadia St and Alameda St, Union Station(Alameda & Los Angeles), Chinatown Gold Line Station, 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 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to San Francisco via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Burbank to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $470
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
JetSuiteX
Website
x.jetsuite.com
Flights from Burbank to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $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
Phone
+1 650-508-6200
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
Train from San Jose Diridon Caltrain to San Francisco Caltrain
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Fontana station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Amtrak
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Contact Details
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
Phone
+1 800-743-3463
Website
foothilltransit.org
Bus from Montclair Transit Center to Arcadia St and Alameda St
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
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
Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
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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