There are 12 ways to get from Glendale to San Francisco by plane, subway, train, tram, 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 Burbank to San Francisco  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to San Francisco (SFO) BUR - SFO

$76 - $490

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Burbank to Oakland, CA via Oakland

$37 - $60

10 alternative options

Fly Burbank to Oakland, BART  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Oakland (OAK) BUR - OAK
  2. Take the BART from Coliseum to Powell St.

$110 - $462

Train to Los Angeles, fly to San Francisco  •  4 h 27 min

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

$82 - $263

Train, tram, line 191 bus to Long Beach, fly to Oakland, BART  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Glendale station to L. A. Union Station station
  2. Take the tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Del Amo Station
  3. Take the line 191 bus from Del Amo Station Bay 1 to Del Amo & Lakewood Se
  4. Fly from Long Beach (LGB) to Oakland (OAK) LGB - OAK
  5. Take the BART from Coliseum to Powell St.

$68 - $295

Train, train to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly to Oakland, BART  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Glendale station to L. A. Union Station station
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Ontario Amtrak
  3. Fly from Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) to Oakland (OAK) ONT - OAK
  4. Take the BART from Coliseum to Powell St.

$134 - $614

Fly Burbank to Concord, BART  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Concord (CCR) BUR - CCR
  2. Take the BART from Concord to Powell St.

$55 - $379

Train, train to Santa Ana, fly to Oakland, BART  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Glendale station to L. A. Union Station station
  2. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Tustin station
  3. Fly from Santa Ana (SNA) to Oakland (OAK) SNA - OAK
  4. Take the BART from Coliseum to Powell St.

$116 - $627

Bus Xe Do Hoang Transportation  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, CA to San Francisco, CA Southern CA-Northern CA

$72

Train  •  12 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Burbank Bob Hope Airport Amtrak to Oakland Jack London Square Station Coast Starlight

$77 - $225

Night bus  •  9 h 26 min

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

$43 - $106

Drive  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Glendale to San Francisco 378.6 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Glendale to San Francisco is to bus which costs $35 - $60 and takes 8 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glendale to San Francisco is to fly which costs $75 - $490 and takes 3 h 7 min.

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The distance between Glendale and San Francisco is 344 miles. The road distance is 378.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 7 min to get from Glendale to San Francisco, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glendale to San Francisco. However, there are services departing from Glendale / Maple and arriving at San Francisco, CA via Los Angeles, CA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 45 min.

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

Southwest Airlines and United Airlines fly from Glendale to San Francisco every 3 hours. Alternatively, Megabus operates a bus from Glendale to San Francisco every 4 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 7 h.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Burbank to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $800
Flights from Burbank to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Long Beach to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Santa Ana to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Santa Ana to Oakland via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Burbank to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $700
Flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Burbank to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Flights from Long Beach to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Burbank to Concord
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $340
JetSuiteX
Website
x.jetsuite.com
Flights from Burbank to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Flights from Burbank to Concord
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $470
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Train operators
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Coliseum to Powell St.
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
bart.gov
Subway from Concord to Powell St.
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
bart.gov
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Glendale station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Train from L. A. Union Station station to Tustin station
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Metro Los Angeles
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Ontario Amtrak
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Burbank Bob Hope Airport Amtrak to Oakland Jack London Square Station
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Room
$300 - $420
Bus operators
Long Beach Transit
Website
lbtransit.com
Bus from Del Amo Station Bay 1 to Del Amo & Lakewood Se
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lbtransit.com
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
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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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