There are 3 ways to get from Nevada City to San Francisco by taxi, bus, train, subway or car

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Recommended option

Taxi, bus  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Nevada City to I St & 9th St
  2. Take the bus from I St & 9th St to J Street and 4th Street 70 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to San Francisco, Ca

$137 - $182

Cheapest option

Line 1 bus, bus, train, BART  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the line 1 bus from Broad St at The National Hotel to Tinloy St Transit Ctr at Bank St 1
  2. Take the bus from Tinloy St Transit Ctr at Bank St to Nevada St at Amtrak Station 5
  3. Take the train from Auburn Amtrak to Richmond Transit Station Amtrak
  4. Take the BART from Richmond to Civic Center/UN Plaza

$38 - $83

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Nevada City to San Francisco 147.5 miles

$14 - $21

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The cheapest way to get from Nevada City to San Francisco is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nevada City to San Francisco is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2 h 36 min.

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The distance between Nevada City and San Francisco is 128 miles. The road distance is 147.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 47 min to get from Nevada City to San Francisco, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from Nevada City to San Francisco. However, you can take the taxi to I St & 9th St, take the bus to J Street and 4th Street, take the walk to 3Rd St & J St, take the line 11 bus to Richards Blvd & Sequoia Pacific Blvd, take the walk to Sacramento, Ca, then take the bus to San Francisco, Ca. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Nevada City to San Francisco via Tinloy St Transit Ctr at Bank St, Nevada St at Amtrak Station, Auburn Amtrak, Richmond Transit Station Amtrak, and Richmond in around 6 h 31 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Auburn Amtrak to Richmond Transit Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Richmond to Civic Center/UN Plaza
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
bart.gov
Bus operators
Yuba-Sutter Transit
Phone
+1 (530) 634-6880
Website
yubasuttertransit.com
Bus from I St & 9th St to J Street and 4th Street
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
yubasuttertransit.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
Bus from Sacramento, Ca to San Francisco, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Nevada County Gold Country Stage
Phone
530.477.0103
Email
GoldCountryStage@co.nevada.ca.us
Website
goldcountrystage.com
Bus from Broad St at The National Hotel to Tinloy St Transit Ctr at Bank St
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
goldcountrystage.com
Bus from Tinloy St Transit Ctr at Bank St to Nevada St at Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
goldcountrystage.com
Other operators
Taxi from Nevada City to I St & 9th St
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Fast Taxi
Phone
+1 530-477-7766
Website
fasttaxi.com
Gold Country Cab & Courier
Phone
+1 530-274-8294

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