Travel from Irvine to San-Francisco

Train, bus or fly from Irvine to San Francisco?

Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and Alaska Airlines, Inc. fly from Irvine to San Francisco hourly. Alternatively, Xe Do Hoang Transportation operates a bus from Irvine to San Francisco once daily. Tickets cost $63 and the journey takes 8 h 30 min.

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How to get from Irvine to San Francisco

ModeDurationPrice
From Michelson-Harvard line 401 bus to Santa Ana airport, fly to San Francisco airport, then BART to San Francisco.3 h 9 min$211
From Michelson-Harvard line 401 bus to Santa Ana airport, fly to Oakland airport, BART to Coliseum, then BART to San Francisco.3 h 16 min$245
From Michelson-Harvard line 401 bus to Santa Ana airport, fly to San Jose airport, line 10 bus to Santa Clara Caltrain, then Caltrain to San Francisco.4 h 34 min$156
From John Wayne Airport bus to Disneyland Hotel, bus to Los Angeles airport, fly to Oakland airport, BART to Coliseum, then BART to San Francisco.5 h 4 min$161
From Tustin station train to L. A. Union Station station, train to Burbank airport, fly to Oakland airport, BART to Coliseum, then BART to San Francisco.5 h 34 min$249
From Tustin station train to L. A. Union Station station, train to Burbank, bus to West Oakland, then BART to Civic Center/UN Plaza.10 h 15 min$49
From Culver-San Leandro line 79 bus to Newport-Bryan, bus to Westminster, CA, then bus to San Francisco, CA.10 h 57 min$67
From Main-Culver bus to Artic, line 15 bus to Disneyland, bus to 6th / Los Angeles, line 18 bus to Los Angeles, CA, bus to Main St. & Howard St., then line 7 bus to Market St & Van Ness Ave.13 h$54
From Tustin station train to L. A. Union Station station, walk to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak, train to Oakland Jack London Square Station, walk to Lake Merritt, then BART to Civic Center/UN Plaza.14 h 3 min$154
From Irvine drive to San Francisco.7 h 5 min$51

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

It takes approximately 3 h 9 min to get from Irvine to San Francisco, including transfers.

Is there a direct bus between Irvine and San Francisco?

No, there is no direct bus from Irvine to San Francisco. However, there are services departing from Culver-San Leandro and arriving at San Francisco, CA via Newport-Bryan and Westminster, CA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 57 min.

Operators from Irvine to San Francisco

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Orange County TransportationOrange County Transportation
Southwest AirlinesSouthwest Airlines
United AirlinesUnited Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.Alaska Airlines, Inc.
BARTBART
Santa Clara VTASanta Clara VTA
CaltrainCaltrain
Gray Line AH(714) 978-8855Gray Line AH
Spirit AirlinesSpirit Airlines
DeltaDelta
Metrolink TrainsMetrolink Trains
JetSuiteXJetSuiteX
Megabus877-462-6342Megabus
Xe Do Hoang Transportation+1 408-729-7885 / +1-888-834-9336Xe Do Hoang Transportation
Anaheim Resort Transportation+1 714-563-5287Anaheim Resort Transportation
Metro Los AngelesMetro Los Angeles
Greyhound USA+1 214-849-8100Greyhound USA
San Francisco Municipal Transportation AgencySan Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency
Amtrak+1 1-800-872-7245Amtrak