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There are 9 ways to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Montclair by plane, train, subway, bus, night bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly San Francisco to Ontario/San Bernardino

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT)

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Fly San Francisco to Burbank, train

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Burbank (BUR)
  2. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Montclair station

Fly San Jose to Ontario/San Bernardino

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT)

BART, BART to Oakland, fly to Ontario/San Bernardino

  1. Take the BART from San Francisco International Airport to Daly City
  2. Take the BART from Daly City to Coliseum
  3. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT)

Bus

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco to Los Angeles Union Sta
  2. Take the bus from Union Station to Montclair Transit Center

Bus via San Jose

  1. Take the bus from King & Virginia - San Jose to Downtown Los Angeles
  2. Take the bus from Olive Ave and 5th St E to Montclair Transit Center

Caltrain, train

  1. Take the Caltrain from Millbrae Caltrain to San Jose Diridon Caltrain
  2. Take the train from San Jose to Los Angeles
  3. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Montclair station

Night bus

  1. Take the night bus from Redwood City Station to Montclair

Drive

  1. Drive from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Montclair

San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Montclair by subway, train and walk

The journey time between San Francisco Airport (SFO) and Montclair is around 24h 39m and covers a distance of around 494 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 11h 41m. The fastest journey normally takes 22h 1m. Operated by BART, Caltrain, Amtrak and others, the San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Montclair service departs from San Francisco International Airport and arrives in Montclair station. Typically four services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
12h 58m
Layover time:
11h 41m
Total time:
24h 39m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
22h 1m
Journey distance:
494 miles
Services per week:
4
Cheapest price:
$65
Carbon emissions:
41 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
01:07
Last service departs at:
08:38

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Montclair subway, train and walk schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Montclair is to drive which costs $40 - $60 and takes 6h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Montclair is to fly which costs $30 - $220 and takes 2h 5m.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Montclair. However, there are services departing from SFO Airport Terminal G-Lower Level and arriving at Central @ San Bernardino Sb Fs via San Francisco, Union Station and Montclair Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 28m.

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No, there is no direct train from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Montclair station. However, there are services departing from San Francisco International Airport and arriving at Montclair station via Millbrae Caltrain, San Jose and L. A. Union Station station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 29m.

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The distance between San Francisco Airport (SFO) and Montclair is 361 miles. The road distance is 407.9 miles.

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The best way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Montclair without a car is to bus which takes 13h 28m and costs $45 - $80.

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It takes approximately 2h 5m to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Montclair, including transfers.

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San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Montclair bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from San Francisco station.

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San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Montclair train services, operated by Caltrain, depart from Millbrae Caltrain station.

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The best way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Montclair is to fly which takes 2h 5m and costs $30 - $220. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $45 - $80 and takes 13h 28m, you could also Caltrain and train, which costs $65 - $110 and takes 15h 29m.

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Map of how to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Montclair.
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  • Distance: 361.2 miles
  • Duration: 2h 5m

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

United Airlines, Frontier Airlines and Southwest Airlines fly from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Montclair every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Montclair via Mission St & 1st St, San Francisco, Los Angeles Union Sta, Union Station, and Montclair Transit Center in around 13h 28m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Francisco to Ontario/San Bernardino via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Flights from San Francisco to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $330
Flights from San Jose to Ontario/San Bernardino
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Flights from San Jose to Ontario/San Bernardino via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Flights from Oakland to Ontario/San Bernardino
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Flights from Oakland to Ontario/San Bernardino via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $490
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Ontario/San Bernardino
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Flights from San Francisco to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $1,100
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from San Francisco to Ontario/San Bernardino
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$29 - $320
Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from L. A. Union Station station to Montclair station
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0 - $10
Website
Metrolink Trains
children 5 and under with a paid adult
$0
Senior / Disabled / Medicare
$3 - $4
Student / Youth 6-18
$5 - $7
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from San Francisco International Airport to Daly City
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Daly City to Coliseum
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
bart.gov
Caltrain
Phone
+1 650-508-6200
Website
caltrain.com
Train from Millbrae Caltrain to San Jose Diridon Caltrain
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $10
Schedules at
caltrain.com
One-way Senior / Disabled / Youth / Medicare Cardholder
$3 - $5
One-way Adult
$7 - $10
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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from San Jose to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
10h 53m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Premium
$240 - $330
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Seat
$100 - $150
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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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 to Los Angeles Union Sta
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$70 - $110
Foothill Transit
Phone
+1 800-743-3463
Website
foothilltransit.org
Bus from Union Station to Montclair Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $6
Schedules at
foothilltransit.org
Bus from Olive Ave and 5th St E to Montclair Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $6
Schedules at
foothilltransit.org
Tufesa
Phone
7022546899
Email
serviciosvegas@hotmail.com
Website
tufesabus.com
Bus from King & Virginia - San Jose to Downtown Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6h 29m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $85
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GotoBus
FlixBus-us
Website
flixbus.com
Night bus from Redwood City Station to Montclair
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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The quickest flight from San Francisco Airport to Ontario/San Bernardino Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 24m.

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San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Montclair bus services, operated by Foothill Transit, arrive at Montclair Transit Center station.

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San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Montclair train services, operated by Metrolink Trains, arrive at Montclair station.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Montclair is 408 miles. It takes approximately 6h 47m to drive from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Montclair.

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Frontier Airlines, Southwest Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from San Francisco Airport to Ontario/San Bernardino Airport.

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There are 123+ hotels available in Montclair. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to San Jose Airport is to shuttle which takes 45 min and costs $24 - $30.

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