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There are 6 ways to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Santa Rosa by bus, car, plane, shuttle or towncar

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Bus  •  1h 59m

  1. Take the bus from SFO - San Francisco Airport International to Santa Rosa Park & Ride Airport Express

$35 - $40

Cheapest option

Line 292 bus, bus  •  3h 43m

  1. Take the line 292 bus from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level to Mission St & 1st St 292 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Salesforce Transit Center-Bus Plaza Bay A to Santa Rosa Transit Mall 101 / ...

$16 - $22

4 alternative options

Drive  •  1h 18m

  1. Drive from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Santa Rosa 67.9 miles

$6 - $10

Fly  •  2h 11m

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Santa Rosa (STS) SFO - STS

$102 - $456

Shuttle  •  1h 21m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from San Francisco Airport to Santa Rosa

$340 - $480

Towncar  •  1h 18m

  1. Take a town car from San Francisco Airport to Santa Rosa 67.9 miles

$230 - $320

San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Santa Rosa by bus

The bus journey time between San Francisco Airport (SFO) and Santa Rosa is around 1h 58m and covers a distance of around 72 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 1h 58m. Operated by Sonoma Airport Express, the San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Santa Rosa bus service departs from SFO - San Francisco Airport International and arrives in Santa Rosa Park & Ride. Typically 71 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
1h 58m
Fastest bus time:
1h 58m
Bus distance:
72 miles
Buses per week:
71
Cheapest price:
$35
Carbon emissions:
14 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
06:31
Last bus departs at:
23:01

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Santa Rosa bus schedules

San Francisco Airport (SFO) → Santa Rosa
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Santa Rosa is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Santa Rosa is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Santa Rosa is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 22 Jul 2021
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The cheapest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Santa Rosa is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Santa Rosa is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1h 18m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from SFO - San Francisco Airport International and arriving at Santa Rosa Park & Ride. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 59m.

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The distance between San Francisco Airport (SFO) and Santa Rosa is 60 miles. The road distance is 67.9 miles.

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The best way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Santa Rosa without a car is to bus which takes 1h 59m and costs $35 - $40.

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The bus from SFO - San Francisco Airport International to Santa Rosa Park & Ride takes 1h 59m including transfers and departs hourly.

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San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Santa Rosa bus services, operated by Sonoma Airport Express, depart from SFO - San Francisco Airport International station.

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The best way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Santa Rosa is to bus which takes 1h 59m and costs $35 - $40. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $100 - $460 and takes 2h 11m.

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The quickest flight from San Francisco Airport to Santa Rosa Airport is the direct flight which takes 39 min.

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San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Santa Rosa bus services, operated by Sonoma Airport Express, arrive at Santa Rosa Park & Ride station.

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Map of how to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Santa Rosa.
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  • Distance: 60 miles
  • Duration: 1h 59m

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

Sonoma Airport Express operates a bus from SFO - San Francisco Airport International to Santa Rosa Park & Ride hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $40 and the journey takes 1h 59m. Alternatively, United Airlines flies from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Santa Rosa once daily.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Santa Rosa
Ave. Duration
39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Bus operators
Sonoma Airport Express
Phone
+1 707-837-8700
Email
info@airportexpressinc.com
Website
airportexpressinc.com
Bus from SFO - San Francisco Airport International to Santa Rosa Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $40
Schedules at
airportexpressinc.com
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sae.betterez.com
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level to Mission St & 1st St
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Golden Gate Transit
Phone
+1 415-921-5858
Website
goldengatetransit.org
Bus from Salesforce Transit Center-Bus Plaza Bay A to Santa Rosa Transit Mall
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
Golden Gate Transit
Shuttles by Jayride

Jayride is an online booking service for pick up or drop off at airports, using a pre-pay, fixed-price model. You’ll be provided with a choice of transfer companies, from luxury limos to maxi taxis, private cars to shuttle buses, depending on your journey, along with passenger reviews and star ratings. On booking, you’ll receive a confirmation email with the contact details of your transfer company and meeting instructions for your trip.

Contact Details
Shuttle from San Francisco Airport to Santa Rosa
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$340 - $480
Other operators
Jayride Private Transfers

Jayride is an online booking service for pick up or drop off at airports, using a pre-pay, fixed-price model. You’ll be provided with a choice of transfer companies, from luxury limos to maxi taxis, private cars to shuttle buses, depending on your journey, along with passenger reviews and star ratings. On booking, you’ll receive a confirmation email with the contact details of your transfer company and meeting instructions for your trip.

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Towncar from San Francisco Airport to Santa Rosa
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$230 - $320
Private
$230 - $320

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Yes, the driving distance between San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Santa Rosa is 68 miles. It takes approximately 1h 18m to drive from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Santa Rosa.

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United Airlines offers flights from San Francisco Airport to Santa Rosa Airport.

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