Duration 2h 26m
Distance 99 miles
Average price $180
Nearby airports 5 found

Closest airports to Big Sur

The nearest airport to Big Sur is Monterey (MRY). However, there are better options for getting to Big Sur. Monterey-Salinas Transit operates a bus from Monterey Transit Plaza / Gate 3 Pearl to Highway 1 / River Inn 3 times a day. Tickets cost $3 - $8 and the journey takes 1h 13m.

Recommended airport

San Francisco (SFO)

  1. Millbrae Caltrain
  2. San Jose
  3. Salinas
  4. Big Sur
5h 12m
$179 - $238
Other nearby airports

San Jose (SJC)

  1. San Jose
  2. Salinas
  3. Big Sur
4h 31m
$170 - $252

Oakland (OAK)

  1. Oakland
  2. Salinas
  3. Big Sur
5h 35m
$178 - $236

Monterey (MRY)

  1. Monterey Transit Plaza / Gate 3 Pearl
  2. Big Sur
2h 26m
Cheapest
$6 - $12

Fresno (FAT)

  1. Fresno
  2. Oakland
  3. Salinas
  4. Big Sur
10h 30m
$205 - $282

Important airports for Big Sur

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The nearest airport to Big Sur is Monterey (MRY) Airport which is 22.1 miles away. Other nearby airports include San Jose (SJC) (76.7 miles), San Francisco (SFO) (98.9 miles), Oakland (OAK) (102.7 miles) and Fresno (FAT) (121.6 miles).

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It takes 5h 12m to get from Big Sur to San Francisco (SFO) Airport.

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We recommend flying to San Francisco (SFO) Airport, which is 98.9 miles away from Big Sur. The Caltrain and train and taxi from San Francisco (SFO) to Big Sur takes 5h 12m.

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There are 11+ hotels available in Big Sur. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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