There are 7 ways to get from San Francisco to Arkansas by plane, bus, train or car

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 Fayetteville  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Fayetteville (XNA) SFO - XNA

$243 - $791

Cheapest option

Fly San Francisco to Little Rock  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Little Rock (LIT) SFO - LIT

$182 - $614

5 alternative options

Fly San Francisco to Fort Smith  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Fort Smith (FSM) SFO - FSM

$269 - $344

Fly Oakland to Little Rock  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Little Rock (LIT) OAK - LIT

$246 - $317

Bus, Megabus  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Antonio, Tx
  3. Take the Megabus from San Antonio to Dallas/Fort Worth Dart East
  4. Take the bus from Dallas/Fort Worth Dart East to Little Rock

$226 - $525

Bus, train  •  2 days 8 h

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco, CA to Los Angeles, CA Northern CA-Southern CA
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Little Rock Union Station Texas Eagle

$331 - $873

Drive  •  30 h 49 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco to Little Rock 1974.4 miles

$190 - $280

Questions & Answers

The distance between San Francisco and Arkansas is 1677 miles. The road distance is 1974.4 miles.

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The best way to get from San Francisco to Arkansas without a car is to bus and Megabus which takes 2 days 1 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 37 min to get from San Francisco to Arkansas, including transfers.

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The best way to get from San Francisco to Arkansas is to fly which takes 5 h 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and Megabus, which costs and takes 2 days 1 h.

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The quickest flight from San Francisco Airport to Fayetteville Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 46 min.

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Arkansas is 2 h ahead of San Francisco. It is currently 6:07 PM in San Francisco and 8:07 PM in Arkansas.

Yes, the driving distance between San Francisco to Arkansas is 1974 miles. It takes approximately 30 h 49 min to drive from San Francisco to Arkansas.

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United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from San Francisco Airport to Fayetteville Airport.

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There are 21+ hotels available in Arkansas. Prices start at $53 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 Arkansas.
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  • Distance: 1676.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 37 min

What companies run services between San Francisco, CA, USA and Arkansas, USA?

United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta fly from San Francisco to Bentonville hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from San Francisco to Little Rock via Los Angeles, Ca, San Antonio, Tx, San Antonio, Dallas/Fort Worth Dart East, and Little Rock in around 2 days 1 h.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Francisco to Fayetteville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from San Francisco to Fayetteville via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from San Francisco to Fayetteville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from San Francisco to Fort Smith via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Flights from San Francisco to Fort Smith via Los Angeles, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Flights from San Francisco to Fort Smith via Phoenix, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Flights from San Francisco to Little Rock via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from Oakland to Little Rock via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Francisco to Little Rock via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from San Francisco to Little Rock via Dallas
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from San Francisco to Little Rock via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Oakland to Little Rock via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Flights from Oakland to Little Rock via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Flights from Oakland to Little Rock via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Oakland to Little Rock via Albuquerque, Dallas
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Flights from Oakland to Little Rock via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,300
Flights from Oakland to Little Rock via San Diego, Dallas
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Fayetteville
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from San Francisco to Fayetteville via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from San Francisco to Fayetteville via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from San Francisco to Little Rock via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from San Francisco to Little Rock via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from San Francisco to Little Rock via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Francisco to Fort Smith via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,200
Flights from San Francisco to Little Rock via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Oakland to Little Rock via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
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 Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Little Rock Union Station
Ave. Duration
47 h 31 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$260 - $380
Flexi Coach Seat
$460 - $650
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $800
Room
$950 - $1,400
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
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
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$75 - $110
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Antonio, Tx
Ave. Duration
27 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $210
Flexible
$240 - $320
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from San Antonio to Dallas/Fort Worth Dart East
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Dallas/Fort Worth Dart East to Little Rock
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Book at
megabus.com
Xe Do Hoang Transportation
Phone
+1 408-729-7885 / +1-888-834-9336
Website
xedohoang.com
Bus from San Francisco, CA to Los Angeles, CA
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
xedohoang.com

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