Travel from Riverside to San-Francisco

Bus or train from Riverside to San Francisco?

You can take a bus from Riverside to San Francisco via Sb Transit Center #6, San Bernardino, Los Angeles, CA, Broadway / 7th, and Los Angeles, CA in around 11 h 34 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Riverside to San Francisco via L. A. Union Station station, Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak, Oakland Jack London Square Station, and Lake Merritt in around 14 h 17 min.

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How to get from Riverside to San Francisco

ModeDurationPrice
From Riverside-Downtown station train to Pomona Trans Center, line 61 bus to Ontario/San Bernardino airport, fly to Oakland airport, BART to Coliseum, then BART to San Francisco.4 h 18 min$251
From Riverside-Downtown station train to Pomona Trans Center, line 61 bus to Ontario/San Bernardino airport, fly to San Francisco airport, then BART to San Francisco.4 h 29 min$247
From Riverside-Downtown station train to Tustin Metrolink Station-Dock 2, line 401 bus to Santa Ana airport, fly to Oakland airport, BART to Coliseum, then BART to San Francisco.5 h 7 min$255
From Riverside-Downtown station train to Patsaouras Transit Plaza, bus to Los Angeles airport, fly to Oakland airport, BART to Coliseum, then BART to San Francisco.5 h 13 min$132
From Riverside-Downtown station train to Pomona Trans Center, line 61 bus to Ontario/San Bernardino airport, fly to San Jose airport, line 10 bus to Santa Clara Caltrain, then Caltrain to San Francisco.5 h 41 min$242
From Riverside-Downtown station train to L. A. Union Station station, train to Burbank airport, fly to Oakland airport, BART to Coliseum, then BART to San Francisco.5 h 48 min$250
From Riverside-Downtown station train to Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines, subway to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines, tram to Wardlow Station Bay 1, bus to Long Beach airport, fly to Oakland airport, BART to Coliseum, then BART to San Francisco.6 h 17 min$146
From Riverside-Downtown station train to L. A. Union Station station, train to Burbank, bus to West Oakland, then BART to Civic Center/UN Plaza.10 h 29 min$50
From Riverside Metro Link Sb Lat bus to Sb Transit Center #6, line 15 bus to San Bernardino, bus to Los Angeles, CA, walk to Broadway / 7th, line 45 bus to Los Angeles, CA, then bus to San Francisco, CA.11 h 34 min$86
From Magnolia NS Sunnyside line 15 bus to Riverside-Downtown station, train to L. A. Union Station station, walk to Los Angeles, bus to Main St. & Howard St., then line 7 bus to Market St & Van Ness Ave.12 h 3 min$47
From Riverside-Downtown station train to L. A. Union Station station, walk to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak, train to Oakland Jack London Square Station, walk to Lake Merritt, then BART to Civic Center/UN Plaza.14 h 17 min$155
From Riverside drive to San Francisco.7 h 14 min$52

How long does it take to get from Riverside to San Francisco?

It takes approximately 4 h 18 min to get from Riverside to San Francisco, including transfers.

Is there a direct bus between Riverside and San Francisco?

No, there is no direct bus from Riverside to San Francisco. However, there are services departing from Riverside Metro Link Sb Lat and arriving at San Francisco, CA via Sb Transit Center #6, San Bernardino, Broadway / 7th and Los Angeles, CA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 34 min.

Operators from Riverside to San Francisco

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Metrolink TrainsMetrolink Trains
OmniTrans1-800-9-OMNIBUSOmniTrans
Southwest AirlinesSouthwest Airlines
BARTBART
United AirlinesUnited Airlines
Orange County TransportationOrange County Transportation
LAX FlyAwayLAX FlyAway
Spirit AirlinesSpirit Airlines
DeltaDelta
Santa Clara VTASanta Clara VTA
CaltrainCaltrain
JetSuiteXJetSuiteX
Metro Los AngelesMetro Los Angeles
Long Beach TransitLong Beach Transit
JetBlue AirwaysJetBlue Airways
Megabus877-462-6342Megabus
EPLA Limo ExpressEPLA Limo Express
Xe Do Hoang Transportation+1 408-729-7885 / +1-888-834-9336Xe Do Hoang Transportation
Riverside Transit AgencyRiverside Transit Agency
Boltbus+1 1-877-265-8287Boltbus
San Francisco Municipal Transportation AgencySan Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency
Amtrak+1 1-800-872-7245Amtrak