Travel from Los-Angeles to San-Rafael

Train, bus or fly from Los Angeles to San Rafael?

Southwest Airlines, Spirit Airlines and Delta fly from Los Angeles to San Rafael hourly. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Los Angeles to San Rafael every 4 hours. Tickets cost $28 - $100 and the journey takes 7 h 35 min.

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How to get from Los Angeles to San Rafael

ModeDurationPrice
From Patsaouras Transit Plaza bus to Los Angeles airport, fly to Oakland airport, then bus to San Rafael.4 h 57 min$143
From 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines tram to Wardlow Station Bay 1, bus to Long Beach airport, fly to Oakland airport, then bus to San Rafael.5 h 40 min$157
From L. A. Union Station station train to Burbank airport, fly to San Francisco airport, Marin Airporter to Spencer Ave Bus Pad, then line 101 bus to San Rafael.4 h 16 min$200
From L. A. Union Station station train to Burbank airport, fly to Oakland airport, then bus to San Rafael.4 h 40 min$261
From Aliso St and Los Angeles St E bus to Pomona Trans Center, line 61 bus to Ontario/San Bernardino airport, fly to Oakland airport, then bus to San Rafael.6 h 8 min$270
From Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak train to The Depot At Santa Ana Dock 3, line 59 bus to Santa Ana airport, fly to Oakland airport, then bus to San Rafael.6 h 14 min$300
From L. A. Union Station station train to Burbank airport, fly to San Jose airport, shuttle to San Francisco International Airport, walk to San Francisco Airport, Marin Airporter to Spencer Ave Bus Pad, then line 101 bus to San Rafael.5 h 56 min$245
From Los Angeles, CA bus to Main St & Folsom St-Transbay Terminal then bus to San Rafael Transit Center Platform C.8 h 55 min$49
From L. A. Union Station station train to Burbank, bus to West Oakland, BART to Mission St & 5th St, then line 101 bus to San Rafael Transit Center Platform C.9 h 54 min$50
From Los Angeles bus to San Francisco, CA, walk to Perry St & 3rd St, then line 27 bus to San Rafael Transit Center Platform B.10 h 32 min$48
From Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak train to Oakland Jack London Square Station, walk to Lake Merritt, BART to Mission St & 5th St, then line 101 bus to San Rafael Transit Center Platform C.13 h 9 min$147
From Los Angeles drive to San Rafael.6 h 31 min$47

How long does it take to get from Los Angeles to San Rafael?

It takes approximately 4 h 57 min to get from Los Angeles to San Rafael, including transfers.

Is there a direct bus between Los Angeles and San Rafael?

No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles to San Rafael. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles, CA and arriving at San Rafael Transit Center Platform C via Main St & Folsom St-Transbay Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 55 min.

Operators from Los Angeles to San Rafael

OperatorPhoneWebsite
LAX FlyAwayLAX FlyAway
Southwest AirlinesSouthwest Airlines
Spirit AirlinesSpirit Airlines
DeltaDelta
Sonoma Airport Express+1 707-837-8700Sonoma Airport Express
Metro Los AngelesMetro Los Angeles
Long Beach TransitLong Beach Transit
JetBlue AirwaysJetBlue Airways
Metrolink TrainsMetrolink Trains
United AirlinesUnited Airlines
Marin AirporterMarin Airporter
Golden Gate TransitGolden Gate Transit
JetSuiteXJetSuiteX
Foothill TransitFoothill Transit
OmniTrans1-800-9-OMNIBUSOmniTrans
Amtrak+1 1-800-872-7245Amtrak
Orange County TransportationOrange County Transportation
Alaska Airlines, Inc.Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Monterey BusMonterey Bus
Greyhound USA+1 214-849-8100Greyhound USA
Megabus877-462-6342Megabus
BARTBART