There are 6 ways to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Virginia by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Reagan Washington  •  5h 13m

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Reagan Washington (DCA) SFO - DCA

$165 - $515

5 alternative options

Fly to Washington Dulles  •  5h 58m

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Washington Dulles (IAD) SFO - IAD

$184 - $499

Fly to Baltimore  •  6h 34m

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Baltimore (BWI) SFO - BWI

$194 - $576

Bus  •  3 days 5h

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Dallas, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Richmond, Va
  4. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Norfolk, Va

$330 - $474

Train, bus  •  3 days 6h

  1. Take the train from Richmond Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Rockville Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Washington, DC - Union Station to Virginia Beach, VA

$323 - $479

Drive  •  47h 3m

  1. Drive from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Virginia Beach 3014.7 miles

$290 - $430

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The cheapest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Virginia is to fly which costs $160 - $550 and takes 5h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Virginia is to fly which costs $160 - $550 and takes 5h 13m.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Virginia. However, there are services departing from SFO Airport Terminal G-Lower Level and arriving at Parks & 20Th via San Francisco, Ca, Los Angeles, Ca, Dallas, Tx, Richmond, Va and Wood & Church. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 5h.

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The distance between San Francisco Airport (SFO) and Virginia is 2402 miles. The road distance is 3014.7 miles.

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The best way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Virginia without a car is to bus which takes 3 days 5h and costs $330 - $480.

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It takes approximately 5h 13m to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Virginia, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Virginia is to fly which takes 5h 13m and costs $160 - $550. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $330 - $480 and takes 3 days 5h.

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The quickest flight from San Francisco Airport to Reagan Washington Airport is the direct flight which takes 5h 5m.

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San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Virginia bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Norfolk, Va station.

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Map of how to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Virginia.
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  • Distance: 2402.1 miles
  • Duration: 5h 13m

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

United Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and four other airlines fly from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Alexandria hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Virginia Beach via Mission St & 1st St, San Francisco, Ca, Los Angeles, Ca, Dallas, Tx, Richmond, Va, Norfolk, Va, and Wood & Church in around 3 days 5h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from San Francisco to Reagan Washington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from San Francisco to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from San Francisco to Washington Dulles via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6h 29m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from San Francisco to Washington Dulles via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from San Francisco to Washington Dulles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from San Francisco to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from San Francisco to Baltimore via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from San Francisco to Baltimore via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Francisco to Reagan Washington via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from San Francisco to Reagan Washington via Dallas
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from San Francisco to Baltimore via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from San Francisco to Baltimore via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6h 56m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Francisco to Reagan Washington via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from San Francisco to Reagan Washington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from San Francisco to Baltimore via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 56m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from San Francisco to Baltimore via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6h 58m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Francisco to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from San Francisco to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from San Francisco to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Francisco to Reagan Washington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 2m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from San Francisco to Reagan Washington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7h 8m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from San Francisco to Reagan Washington via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Richmond Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 days 3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$210 - $300
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$210 - $300
Premium
$550 - $750
Flexi Coach Seat
$450 - $700
Business Seat
$490 - $700
Train from Chicago Union Station to Rockville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
16h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Premium
$290 - $400
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Business Seat
$170 - $240
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, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$70 - $110
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
29h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$140 - $200
Flexible
$200 - $290
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
31h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $180
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $180
Flexible
$190 - $270
Bus from Richmond, Va to Norfolk, Va
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$35 - $50
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Washington, DC - Union Station to Virginia Beach, VA
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Book at
megabus.com

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Virginia is 3h ahead of San Francisco Airport (SFO). It is currently 10:25 AM in San Francisco Airport (SFO) and 1:25 PM in Virginia.

Yes, the driving distance between San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Virginia is 3015 miles. It takes approximately 47h 3m to drive from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Virginia.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc., Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from San Francisco Airport to Reagan Washington Airport.

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There are eight+ hotels available in Virginia. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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