There are 5 ways to get from Fresno to San Francisco International Airport Station by plane, train, subway, 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.

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Fly  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Fresno (FAT) to San Francisco (SFO) FAT - SFO

$181 - $651

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Fresno, Ca to San Francisco, Ca 6834 / ...

$26 - $59

3 alternative options

Train, BART  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Fresno Amtrak to Richmond Transit Station Amtrak San Joaquins
  2. Take the BART from MacArthur to San Francisco International Airport Antioch - SFIA/Millbrae

$50 - $111

Bus via San Jose, Ca  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Fresno, Ca to San Jose, Ca 6774

$28 - $58

Drive  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Fresno to San Francisco International Airport Station 186.2 miles

$18 - $27

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Fresno to San Francisco International Airport Station is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fresno to San Francisco International Airport Station is to fly which costs $180 - $650 and takes 2 h 38 min.

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The distance between Fresno and San Francisco International Airport Station is 157 miles. The road distance is 186.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 38 min to get from Fresno to San Francisco International Airport Station, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Fresno to San Francisco International Airport Station. However, there are services departing from Fresno, Ca and arriving at SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level via Mission St & 1st St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 18 min.

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The nearest airport to San Francisco International Airport Station is San Francisco (SFO) Airport which is 748 feet away. Other nearby airports include Oakland (OAK) (11.9 miles), San Jose (SJC) (30.7 miles), Sacramento (SMF) (86.8 miles) and Fresno (FAT) (159.2 miles).

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Map of how to get from Fresno to San Francisco International Airport Station.
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  • Distance: 157.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 38 min

What companies run services between Fresno, CA, USA and San Francisco International Airport Station, CA, USA?

United Airlines flies from Fresno to San Francisco International Airport Station 4 times a day. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Fresno to San Francisco International Airport Station hourly. Tickets cost $20 - $50 and the journey takes 3 h 20 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Fresno to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Train operators
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 Fresno Amtrak to Richmond Transit Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$190 - $270
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from MacArthur to San Francisco International Airport
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
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 Fresno, Ca to San Jose, Ca
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Fresno, Ca to San Francisco, Ca
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60

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