There are 6 ways to get from San Francisco to Arches National Park by plane, car, bus or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly San Francisco to Moab  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Moab (CNY) SFO - CNY

$201 - $558

Cheapest option

Bus, drive  •  23 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Oakland, Ca to Las Vegas, Nv
  2. Take the bus from Las Vegas, Nv to Green River, Ut
  3. Drive from Green River, Ut to Arches National Park

$119 - $295

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Fly Oakland to Grand Junction, drive  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Grand Junction (GJT) OAK - GJT
  2. Drive from Grand Junction to Arches National Park

$240 - $250

Fly San Francisco to Grand Junction, drive  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Grand Junction (GJT) SFO - GJT
  2. Drive from Grand Junction to Arches National Park

$198 - $926

Train, drive  •  24 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Richmond Transit Station to Green River Amtrak California Zephyr
  2. Drive from Green River Amtrak to Arches National Park

$140 - $394

Drive  •  16 h 17 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco to Arches National Park 983.6 miles

$95 - $140

Questions & Answers

The distance between San Francisco and Arches National Park is 703 miles. The road distance is 983.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 46 min to get from San Francisco to Arches National Park, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from San Francisco Airport to Moab Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 36 min and has one stopover.

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Arches National Park is 1 h ahead of San Francisco. It is currently 9:53 AM in San Francisco and 10:53 AM in Arches National Park.

Yes, the driving distance between San Francisco to Arches National Park is 984 miles. It takes approximately 16 h 17 min to drive from San Francisco to Arches National Park.

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Southwest Airlines, Frontier Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from San Francisco Airport to Moab Airport.

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There are 147+ hotels available in Arches National Park. Prices start at $130 USD per night.

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The best way to get from San Francisco to San Francisco Airport is to BART which takes 28 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from San Francisco to Arches National Park.
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  • Distance: 702.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 46 min

What companies run services between San Francisco, CA, USA and Arches National Park, UT, USA?

United Airlines, Southwest Airlines and Frontier Airlines fly from San Francisco to Arches National Park every 4 hours.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Moab via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from San Francisco to Moab via Las Vegas, Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from San Francisco to Moab via Phoenix, Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from San Francisco to Grand Junction via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from San Francisco to Grand Junction via Reno, Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from San Francisco to Grand Junction via Portland, Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from San Francisco to Grand Junction via Sacramento, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Oakland to Grand Junction via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $800
Flights from San Francisco to Grand Junction via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from San Francisco to Grand Junction via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Oakland to Grand Junction via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $350
Flights from San Francisco to Grand Junction via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
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 Green River Amtrak
Ave. Duration
21 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$230 - $340
Business Coach Seat
$270 - $380
Room
$500 - $750
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 Oakland, Ca to Las Vegas, Nv
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $160
Bus from Las Vegas, Nv to Green River, Ut
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110

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