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There are 9 ways to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to St. Helena by plane, subway, bus, car, towncar or shuttle

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Fly  •  1 h 38 min

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

$201 - $687

Cheapest option

Line 292 bus, bus, line 10 Bus  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the line 292 bus from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level to Mission St & 5th St 292 / ...
  2. Take the bus from El Cerrito del Norte BART to Soscol Transit Center 29
  3. Take the line 10 Bus from Soscol Transit Center to St. Helena City Hall 10 / ...

$7 - $14

7 alternative options

BART, bus, line 10 Bus via 12th St. Oakland City Center BART Station  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the BART from San Francisco International Airport BART Station to 12th St. Oakland City Center BART Station
  2. Take the bus from El Cerrito del Norte BART to Soscol Transit Center 29
  3. Take the line 10 Bus from Soscol Transit Center to St. Helena City Hall 10 / ...

$10 - $20

Bus, line 10 Bus  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco Airport, CA to Petaluma, CA
  2. Take the bus from Petaluma Amtrak to Napa Amtrak
  3. Take the line 10 Bus from Soscol Transit Center to St. Helena City Hall 10 / ...

BART, bus, line 10 Bus  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the BART from Millbrae BART Station to El Cerrito del Norte BART Station Red
  2. Take the bus from El Cerrito del Norte BART to Soscol Transit Center 29
  3. Take the line 10 Bus from Soscol Transit Center to St. Helena City Hall 10 / ...

$11 - $21

Drive  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to St. Helena 76.9 miles

$7 - $11

Towncar  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take a town car from San Francisco Airport to St. Helena 76.9 miles

$250 - $360

Shuttle  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from San Francisco Airport to St. Helena

$120 - $180

Uber  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take an Uber from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to St. Helena 76.9 miles

$110 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to St. Helena is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to St. Helena is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to St. Helena. However, there are services departing from San Francisco Airport, CA and arriving at St. Helena City Hall via Petaluma Amtrak and Soscol Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 22 min.

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The distance between San Francisco Airport (SFO) and St. Helena is 62 miles. The road distance is 76.9 miles.

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The best way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to St. Helena without a car is to BART and bus and line 10 Bus which takes 4 h 17 min and costs $10 - $20.

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It takes approximately 1 h 38 min to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to St. Helena, including transfers.

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San Francisco Airport (SFO) to St. Helena bus services, operated by Sonoma Airport Express, depart from San Francisco Airport, CA station.

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The best way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to St. Helena is to fly which takes 1 h 38 min and costs $200 - $700. Alternatively, you can bus and line 10 Bus, which costs and takes 4 h 22 min.

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The quickest flight from San Francisco Airport to Santa Rosa Airport is the direct flight which takes 57 min.

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San Francisco Airport (SFO) to St. Helena bus services, operated by Vine Transit, arrive at St. Helena City Hall station.

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Map of how to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to St. Helena.
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  • Distance: 62 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 38 min

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

United Airlines flies from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to St. Helena once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to St. Helena via Petaluma, CA, Petaluma Amtrak, Napa Amtrak, and Soscol Transit Center in around 4 h 22 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Santa Rosa
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Train operators
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from San Francisco International Airport BART Station to 12th St. Oakland City Center BART Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Millbrae BART Station to El Cerrito del Norte BART Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
bart.gov
Bus operators
Vine Transit
Website
ridethevine.com
Bus from El Cerrito del Norte BART to Soscol Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $6
Schedules at
ridethevine.com
Bus from Soscol Transit Center to St. Helena City Hall
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
ridethevine.com
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
Bus from Petaluma Amtrak to Napa Amtrak
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level to Mission St & 5th St
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to St. Helena
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$100 - $130
Assist
$110 - $150
UberX
$110 - $150
WAV
$110 - $150
UberXL
$170 - $220
Select
$250 - $320
Black
$340 - $420
Black SUV
$370 - $470
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from San Francisco Airport to St. Helena
Estimated price
$250 - $360
Shuttle from San Francisco Airport to St. Helena
Estimated price
$120 - $180

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Yes, the driving distance between San Francisco Airport (SFO) to St. Helena is 77 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 32 min to drive from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to St. Helena.

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

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There are 136+ hotels available in St. Helena. Prices start at $149 USD per night.

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