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

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Train, drive  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Richmond Transit Station to Modesto Amtrak San Joaquins
  2. Drive from Modesto Amtrak to Murphys

$44 - $88

6 alternative options

Bus, taxi via W Oakland BART  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from W Oakland BART to Sacramento
  2. Take the bus from University & 65th to Sutter Hill Transit Center 1
  3. Take a taxi from Sutter Hill Transit Center to Murphys

$205 - $259

Bus, taxi  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Millbrae to Sacramento
  2. Take the bus from University & 65th to Sutter Hill Transit Center 1
  3. Take a taxi from Sutter Hill Transit Center to Murphys

$200 - $253

Bus, line 60 bus, taxi  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Oakland, Ca to Modesto, Ca
  2. Take the line 60 bus from Modesto Transit Center to S. Maag Ave. & E. F. St. 60
  3. Take a taxi from S. Maag Ave. & E. F. St. to SR49 / Demarest

$145 - $210

Line 292 bus, bus, taxi  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the line 292 bus from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level to Mission St & 1st St 292 / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Francisco, Ca to Modesto, Ca
  3. Take a taxi from S. Maag Ave. & E. F. St. to SR49 / Demarest

$142 - $203

Drive  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Murphys 137 miles

$13 - $20

Fly, bus, taxi  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Sacramento (SMF) SFO - SMF
  2. Take the bus from N. St. & 10th St. to Sutter Hill Transit Center
  3. Take a taxi from Sutter Hill Transit Center to Murphys

$268 - $422

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The cheapest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Murphys is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Murphys is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2 h 48 min.

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The distance between San Francisco Airport (SFO) and Murphys is 112 miles. The road distance is 137 miles.

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The best way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Murphys without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 6 h 5 min and costs $200 - $260.

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It takes approximately 5 h 41 min to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Murphys, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from San Francisco Airport to Sacramento Airport is the direct flight which takes 53 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Murphys is 137 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 48 min to drive from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Murphys.

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United Airlines offers flights from San Francisco Airport to Sacramento Airport.

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There are 69+ hotels available in Murphys. Prices start at $89 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Murphys.
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  • Distance: 111.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 41 min

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

There is no direct connection from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Murphys. However, you can take the BART to 12th St. Oakland City Center BART Station, take the BART to Richmond BART Station, take the walk to Richmond Transit Station, take the train to Modesto Amtrak, then take the drive to Murphys. Alternatively, you can take the BART to West Oakland BART Station, take the walk to W Oakland BART, take the bus to Sacramento, take the walk to University & 65th, take the bus to Sutter Hill Transit Center, then take the taxi to Murphys.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $250
Train operators
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Richmond Transit Station to Modesto Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
Bus operators
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from W Oakland BART to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Bus from Millbrae to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Amador Transit
Phone
+1 209 267-9395
Email
info@amadortransit.com
Website
amadortransit.com
Bus from University & 65th to Sutter Hill Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Schedules at
amadortransit.com
Bus from N. St. & 10th St. to Sutter Hill Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Schedules at
amadortransit.com
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 Oakland, Ca to Modesto, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from San Francisco, Ca to Modesto, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$27 - $35
StaRT
Phone
+1 800-262-1516
Website
srt.org
Bus from Modesto Transit Center to S. Maag Ave. & E. F. St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
srt.org
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level to Mission St & 1st St
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Other operators
Taxi from Sutter Hill Transit Center to Murphys
Ave. Duration
58 min
Estimated price
$190 - $230

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