There are 6 ways to get from Niterói to San Francisco by ferry, plane or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Ferry to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont, fly to San Francisco  •  21h 33m

  1. Take the ferry from Niterói- Praça Arariboia to Rio de Janeiro - Praça XV
  2. Fly from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) to San Francisco (SFO) SDU - SFO

$438 - $1,711

5 alternative options

Ferry to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, fly to San Francisco  •  20h 43m

  1. Take the ferry from Niterói- Praça Arariboia to Rio de Janeiro - Praça XV
  2. Fly from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) to San Francisco (SFO) GIG - SFO

$479 - $762

Ferry to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, fly to Oakland  •  22h 19m

  1. Take the ferry from Niterói- Praça Arariboia to Rio de Janeiro - Praça XV
  2. Fly from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) to Oakland (OAK) GIG - OAK

$663 - $2,514

Ferry to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont, fly to Oakland  •  20h 44m

  1. Take the ferry from Niterói- Praça Arariboia to Rio de Janeiro - Praça XV
  2. Fly from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) to Oakland (OAK) SDU - OAK

$512 - $3,213

Ferry to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, fly to San Jose, Caltrain  •  23h 50m

  1. Take the ferry from Niterói- Praça Arariboia to Rio de Janeiro - Praça XV
  2. Fly from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) to San Jose (SJC) GIG - SJC
  3. Take the Caltrain from Santa Clara Caltrain to San Francisco Caltrain

$514 - $2,020

Ferry to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, fly to Sacramento, train  •  25h 18m

  1. Take the ferry from Niterói- Praça Arariboia to Rio de Janeiro - Praça XV
  2. Fly from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) to Sacramento (SMF) GIG - SMF
  3. Take the train from Sacramento Valley Station to Richmond Amtrak

$634 - $2,452

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Niterói to San Francisco is to ferry and fly which costs R$ 2000 - R$ 3200 and takes 20h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Niterói to San Francisco is to ferry and fly which costs R$ 2000 - R$ 3200 and takes 20h 43m.

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The distance between Niterói and San Francisco is 6666 miles.

It takes approximately 21h 33m to get from Niterói to San Francisco, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont Airport to San Francisco Airport. The quickest flight takes 18h 21m and has two stopovers.

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San Francisco is 5h behind Niterói. It is currently 7:54 AM in Niterói and 2:54 AM in San Francisco.

Air Canada, LATAM Chile, American Airlines and six other airlines offer flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont Airport to San Francisco Airport.

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There are 712+ hotels available in San Francisco. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Niterói to San Francisco.
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  • Distance: 6666.3 miles
  • Duration: 21h 33m

What companies run services between Niterói, Brazil and San Francisco, CA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Niterói to San Francisco. However, you can take the ferry to Rio de Janeiro - Praça XV, take the walk to Brs 1, 2, 4, 5 - Debret, take the line 374 bus to Avenida General Justo próximo ao 33, take the walk to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont airport, fly to San Francisco, take the walk to San Francisco International Airport, then take the BART to San Francisco. Alternatively, you can take the ferry to Rio de Janeiro - Praça XV, take the walk to Carioca, take the Metrô Rio to Vicente de Carvalho, take the walk to Vicente de Carvalho, take the bus to Aeroporto Internacional Tom Jobim - Terminal 2, take the walk to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao airport, fly to San Francisco, take the walk to San Francisco International Airport, then take the BART to San Francisco.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to San Francisco via Miami
Ave. Duration
17h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $1,200
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to San Francisco via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
19h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $1,200
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to San Francisco via Miami, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
19h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $1,200
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to San Francisco via Miami, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
19h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $1,200
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to San Francisco via Miami, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
20h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $1,200
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Oakland via Sao Paulo, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
20h 47m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $3,600
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Oakland via Miami, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
25h 21m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$600 - $3,600
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Oakland via Sao Paulo, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
19h 47m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $3,300
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Oakland via Sao Paulo, Dallas/Ft.Worth, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
21h 9m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$550 - $3,300
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Oakland via Vitoria, Sao Paulo, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
23h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $3,500
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to San Jose via Miami, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
20h 1m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $2,800
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to San Jose via Sao Paulo, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
18h 37m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$450 - $2,700
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to San Jose via Miami, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
22h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $2,800
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to San Jose via Miami, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
22h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $2,800
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Sacramento via Miami, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
19h 43m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $3,300
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Sacramento via Sao Paulo, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
18h 31m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$550 - $3,400
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Sacramento via Miami, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
22h 14m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $3,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to San Francisco via Sao Paulo, Newark
Ave. Duration
20h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,800
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to San Francisco via Sao Paulo, Houston
Ave. Duration
20h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,700
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to San Francisco via Sao Paulo, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
21h 37m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,800
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to San Francisco via Sao Paulo, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
22h 1m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,800
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to San Francisco via Houston
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $1,800
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to San Francisco via Houston, Denver
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,900
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to San Francisco via Houston, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
19h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $1,900
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to San Francisco via Houston, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
19h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $1,800
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to San Francisco via Houston, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
20h 29m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,800
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to San Francisco via Houston, Austin
Ave. Duration
20h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,800
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to San Jose via Houston
Ave. Duration
19h 11m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,000
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to San Jose via Houston, Denver
Ave. Duration
18h 42m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,000
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Sacramento via Houston
Ave. Duration
19h 26m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,400
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Sacramento via Houston, Denver
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,400
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Sacramento via Houston, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
18h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,400
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Oakland via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
19h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $4,800
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Oakland via Panama City, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,600
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Oakland via Houston, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,600
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Oakland via Atlanta, Denver
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $4,900
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Oakland via Lima, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,500
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Oakland via Houston, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,500
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Oakland via Houston, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,600
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Oakland via Atlanta, Ontario/San Bernardino
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $4,900
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Oakland via Houston, Denver
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,600
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Oakland via Atlanta, Burbank
Ave. Duration
19h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $4,900
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Oakland via Sao Paulo, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $3,200
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Oakland via Sao Paulo, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
22h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$950 - $4,500
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Oakland via Sao Paulo, Dallas/Ft.Worth, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
20h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $3,300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to San Francisco via Sao Paulo, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
19h 49m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,200
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to San Francisco via Sao Paulo, New York JFK
Ave. Duration
21h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$750 - $3,500
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to San Francisco via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
17h 4m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $3,500
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to San Francisco via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
19h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $3,700
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Oakland via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
27h 48m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $4,800
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Oakland via Sao Paulo, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
30h 33m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$950 - $4,500
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Oakland via Sao Paulo, Dallas/Ft.Worth, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
21h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $3,300
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to San Jose via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
18h 2m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $3,700
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to San Jose via Atlanta, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
19h 31m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$800 - $3,800
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to San Jose via Atlanta, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
22h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $3,800
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Sacramento via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
17h 54m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $4,500
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Sacramento via Atlanta, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
18h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $4,600
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to San Francisco via Sao Paulo, Panama City
Ave. Duration
20h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to San Francisco via Belo Horizonte Confins, Panama City
Ave. Duration
22h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to San Francisco via Brasilia, Panama City
Ave. Duration
22h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to San Francisco via Panama City
Ave. Duration
16h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,900
Azul
Website
voeazul.com.br
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to San Francisco via Sao Paulo, Newark
Ave. Duration
20h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,800
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to San Francisco via Sao Paulo, Houston
Ave. Duration
20h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,700
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to San Francisco via Sao Paulo, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
21h 37m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,800
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to San Francisco via Sao Paulo, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
22h 1m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,800
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to San Francisco via Houston
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $1,800
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to San Francisco via Sao Paulo, Miami
Ave. Duration
22h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,600
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to San Francisco via Sao Paulo, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
23h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $2,300
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to San Francisco via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
19h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $1,200
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to San Francisco via Miami, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
20h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $1,200
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to San Jose via Miami, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
22h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $2,800
Gol Transportes Aéreos
Website
voegol.com.br
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to San Francisco via Sao Paulo, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
19h 49m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,200
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to San Francisco via Sao Paulo, New York JFK
Ave. Duration
21h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$750 - $3,500
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to San Francisco via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
17h 4m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $3,500
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to San Francisco via Sao Paulo, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
20h 50m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,900
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to San Francisco via Sao Paulo, Toronto
Ave. Duration
20h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Oakland via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
18h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $5,500
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Oakland via Bogota, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
18h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $2,600
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Oakland via Atlanta, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
19h 4m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $4,900
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Oakland via Sao Paulo, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$900 - $4,100
Train operators
Caltrain
Phone
+1 650-508-6200
Website
caltrain.com
Train from Santa Clara Caltrain to San Francisco Caltrain
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
caltrain.com
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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Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Sacramento Valley Station to Richmond Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Ferry operators
CCR Barcas
Phone
+55 11 3048-5900 / 0800 721 10 12
Website
grupoccr.com.br
Ferry from Niterói- Praça Arariboia to Rio de Janeiro - Praça XV
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
grupoccr.com.br

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