There are 5 ways to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Fresno Airport (FAT) 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 1 min

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

$180 - $650

Cheapest option

Caltrain, bus  •  7 h 43 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 Oakland-LA

$25 - $37

3 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 21 min

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

$50 - $125

Line 292 bus, bus  •  7 h 23 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 / ...

$27 - $69

Drive  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Fresno Airport (FAT) 190.5 miles

$18 - $27

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Fresno Airport (FAT) is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3 h 17 min.

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

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The distance between San Francisco Airport (SFO) and Fresno Airport (FAT) is 159 miles. The road distance is 190.5 miles.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Fresno Airport (FAT). However, there are services departing from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level and arriving at Airport via San Francisco, Ca and Amtrak/Greyhound. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 23 min.

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

United Airlines flies from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Fresno Airport (FAT) 4 times a day. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Fresno Airport (FAT) 5 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $100 and the journey takes 3 h 45 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
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Richmond Transit Station Amtrak to Fresno Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 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
Caltrain
Phone
+1 650-508-6200
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
Bus operators
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level to Folsom St & Beale St
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
samtrans.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 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
Boltbus

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