There are 7 ways to get from Reno Airport (RNO) to San Francisco Airport (SFO) by plane, subway, bus, train or car

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

Recommended option

Fly to San Francisco  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Reno (RNO) to San Francisco (SFO) RNO - SFO

$130 - $750

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Reno, Nv to Oakland, Ca 8309 / ...

$34 - $78

5 alternative options

Fly to Oakland, BART  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Reno (RNO) to Oakland (OAK) RNO - OAK
  2. Take the BART from Coliseum to Powell St.
  3. Take the BART from Powell St. to San Francisco International Airport

$106 - $486

Fly to San Jose  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Reno (RNO) to San Jose (SJC) RNO - SJC

$124 - $459

Burner Express Bus  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the Burner Express Bus from Reno Airport to San Francisco Black Rock City to San Francisco

$113 - $116

Train, BART  •  10 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Reno Amtrak to Richmond Transit Station Amtrak California Zephyr
  2. Take the BART from MacArthur to San Francisco International Airport Antioch - SFIA/Millbrae

$56 - $130

Drive  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Reno Airport (RNO) to San Francisco Airport (SFO) 235.2 miles

$23 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Reno Airport (RNO) to San Francisco Airport (SFO) is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Reno Airport (RNO) to San Francisco Airport (SFO) is to fly which takes 1 h 5 min and costs $130 - $750.

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The distance between Reno Airport (RNO) and San Francisco Airport (SFO) is 310 km. The road distance is 376 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to fly from Reno (RNO) to San Francisco (SFO), including transfers and time at the airport.

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What companies run services between Reno Airport (RNO), USA and San Francisco Airport (SFO), USA?

United Airlines flies from Reno Airport (RNO) to San Francisco Airport (SFO) 4 times a day. Alternatively, operates a bus from Reno Airport (RNO) to San Francisco Airport (SFO) once daily. Tickets cost $108 and the journey takes 4 h.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Reno to Oakland
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Reno to San Jose
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reno to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Reno to San Jose
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $850
Train operators
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Coliseum to Powell St.
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
bart.gov
Subway from Powell St. to San Francisco International Airport
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
bart.gov
Subway from MacArthur to San Francisco International Airport
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
bart.gov
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Reno Amtrak to Richmond Transit Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$210 - $300
Bus operators
Burner Express Bus
Bus from Reno Airport to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$108
Schedules at
burningman.org
Book at
burnerexpress.burningman.org
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Reno, Nv to Oakland, Ca
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65

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