There are 5 ways to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Fresno by plane, train, bus 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  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Fresno (FAT) SFO - FAT

$183 - $621

Cheapest option

Line 292 bus, bus  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the line 292 bus from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level to Folsom St & Beale St 292 / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Francisco, Ca to Fresno, Ca 6839 / ...

$26 - $58

3 alternative options

Caltrain, bus  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from San Mateo Caltrain to San Jose Diridon Caltrain Limited / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Jose, Ca to Fresno, Ca 6781

$28 - $61

Train  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Richmond Transit Station Amtrak to Fresno Amtrak San Joaquins

$49 - $114

Drive  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Fresno 185.7 miles

$18 - $27

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Fresno is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Fresno is to fly which takes 1 h 47 min and costs $180 - $650.

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The distance between San Francisco Airport (SFO) and Fresno is 251 km. The road distance is 297 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 47 min to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Fresno, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Fresno. However, there are services departing from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level and arriving at Fresno, Ca via San Francisco, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 50 min.

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What companies run services between San Francisco Airport (SFO), USA and Fresno, CA, USA?

United Airlines flies from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Fresno 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Fresno via Folsom St & Beale St and San Francisco, Ca in around 5 h 50 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Fresno
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Train operators
Caltrain
Website
caltrain.com
Train from San Mateo Caltrain to San Jose Diridon Caltrain
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Richmond Transit Station Amtrak to Fresno Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$190 - $270
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Jose, Ca to Fresno, Ca
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from San Francisco, Ca to Fresno, Ca
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $55
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level to Folsom St & Beale St
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
samtrans.com

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