There are 9 ways to get from Lynchburg to San Francisco by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Lynchburg to San Francisco  •  10h 13m

  1. Fly from Lynchburg (LYH) to San Francisco (SFO) LYH - SFO

$115 - $447

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Train to Roanoke, fly to San Francisco  •  11h 54m

  1. Take the train from Lynchburg Amtrak Station to Roanoke Amtrak
  2. Fly from Roanoke (ROA) to San Francisco (SFO) ROA - SFO

$243 - $877

Train to Roanoke, fly to Oakland  •  13h 51m

  1. Take the train from Lynchburg Amtrak Station to Roanoke Amtrak
  2. Fly from Roanoke (ROA) to Oakland (OAK) ROA - OAK

$320 - $1,183

Train to Washington Dulles, fly to San Francisco  •  11h 51m

  1. Take the train from Lynchburg Amtrak Station to Alexandria Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to San Francisco (SFO) IAD - SFO

$207 - $822

Train to Charlotte, fly to San Francisco  •  12h 37m

  1. Take the train from Lynchburg Amtrak Station to Charlotte Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to San Francisco (SFO) CLT - SFO

$256 - $432

Train, train to Baltimore, fly to Oakland  •  12h 38m

  1. Take the train from Lynchburg Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
  3. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Oakland (OAK) BWI - OAK

$236 - $424

Bus  •  2 days 22h

  1. Take the bus from Lynchburg, Va to Dallas, Tx
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Los Angeles, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Francisco, Ca

$305 - $427

Train  •  3 days 5h

  1. Take the train from Lynchburg Amtrak Station to Charlottesville Amtrak Station
  2. Take the train from Charlottesville Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Richmond Amtrak

$323 - $496

Drive  •  43h 53m

  1. Drive from Lynchburg to San Francisco 2807.8 miles

$270 - $400

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The cheapest way to get from Lynchburg to San Francisco is to fly which costs $110 - $450 and takes 10h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Lynchburg to San Francisco is to fly which costs $110 - $450 and takes 10h 13m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lynchburg to San Francisco. However, there are services departing from Lynchburg, Va and arriving at San Francisco, Ca via Dallas, Tx and Los Angeles, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 22h.

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No, there is no direct train from Lynchburg station to San Francisco. However, there are services departing from Lynchburg Amtrak Station and arriving at Civic Center / UN Plaza via Charlottesville Amtrak Station, Chicago Union Station and Richmond. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 5h.

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The distance between Lynchburg and San Francisco is 2361 miles. The road distance is 2807.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Lynchburg to San Francisco without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 22h and costs $300 - $430.

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It takes approximately 10h 13m to get from Lynchburg to San Francisco, including transfers.

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Lynchburg to San Francisco bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Lynchburg, Va station.

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Lynchburg to San Francisco train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Lynchburg Amtrak Station.

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Map of how to get from Lynchburg to San Francisco.
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  • Distance: 2361.4 miles
  • Duration: 10h 13m

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

American Airlines flies from Lynchburg to San Francisco hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lynchburg to San Francisco via Dallas, Tx and Los Angeles, Ca in around 2 days 22h.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Lynchburg to San Francisco via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Lynchburg to San Francisco via Charlotte, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Lynchburg to San Francisco via Charlotte, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
11h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Lynchburg to San Francisco via Charlotte, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
11h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Lynchburg to San Francisco via Charlotte, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
12h 26m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Roanoke to San Francisco via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Roanoke to San Francisco via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Roanoke to Oakland via Charlotte, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
12h 48m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Roanoke to Oakland via Philadelphia, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
13h 47m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Charlotte to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Charlotte to San Francisco via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Charlotte to San Francisco via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Charlotte to San Francisco via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Roanoke to San Francisco via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
8h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Roanoke to San Francisco via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Roanoke to San Francisco via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 33m
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Washington Dulles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Washington Dulles to San Francisco via Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 34m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Washington Dulles to San Francisco via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Charlotte to San Francisco via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Charlotte to San Francisco via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Roanoke to San Francisco via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,500
Flights from Roanoke to Oakland via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
10h 29m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,100
Flights from Roanoke to Oakland via Atlanta, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
11h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,100
Flights from Charlotte to San Francisco via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Baltimore to Oakland via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,400
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Charlotte to San Francisco via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Baltimore to Oakland
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to Oakland via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
8h 1m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to Oakland via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 53m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to Oakland via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to Oakland via San Diego
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Charlotte to San Francisco via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $450
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Lynchburg Amtrak Station to Roanoke Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $70
Business Class Seat
$60 - $110
Train from Lynchburg Amtrak Station to Alexandria Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$50 - $110
Business Class Seat
$85 - $160
Train from Lynchburg Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$55 - $110
Business Class Seat
$85 - $160
Train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $65
Business Class Seat
$55 - $100
Train from Lynchburg Amtrak Station to Charlottesville Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $75
Business Class Seat
$60 - $120
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Lynchburg Amtrak Station to Alexandria Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Seat
$50 - $80
Train from Lynchburg Amtrak Station to Charlotte Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
4h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$200 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Business Seat
$60 - $90
Train from Lynchburg Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Seat
$55 - $80
Train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$28 - $40
Train from Lynchburg Amtrak Station to Charlottesville Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $35
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$30 - $50
Train from Charlottesville Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
21h 8m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $120
Premium
$300 - $410
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $250
Business Seat
$180 - $260
Train from Chicago Union Station to Richmond Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 days 3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$210 - $300
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$210 - $300
Premium
$550 - $750
Flexi Coach Seat
$450 - $700
Business Seat
$490 - $700
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 Lynchburg, Va to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
29h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $170
Flexible
$170 - $250
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
29h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$140 - $200
Flexible
$200 - $290
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Francisco, Ca
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $65
Flexible
$70 - $110

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The best way to get from Lynchburg to San Francisco is to fly which takes 10h 13m and costs $110 - $450. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $300 - $430 and takes 2 days 22h, you could also train, which costs $320 - $500 and takes 3 days 5h.

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There is no direct flight from Lynchburg Airport to San Francisco Airport. The quickest flight takes 7h 54m and has one stopover.

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Lynchburg to San Francisco bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at San Francisco, Ca station.

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San Francisco is 3h behind Lynchburg. It is currently 8:50 PM in Lynchburg and 5:50 PM in San Francisco.

Lynchburg to San Francisco train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Richmond Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lynchburg to San Francisco is 2808 miles. It takes approximately 43h 53m to drive from Lynchburg to San Francisco.

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American Airlines offers flights from Lynchburg Airport to San Francisco Airport.

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Book your Lynchburg to San Francisco bus tickets online with Greyhound, Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 664+ hotels available in San Francisco. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Lynchburg to Lynchburg Airport is to line 4 bus which takes 42 min and costs $2.

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