There are 5 ways to get from San Francisco to Bend by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Redmond  •  5 h

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Redmond (RDM) SFO - RDM

$149 - $367

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Train, bus  •  15 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Oakland Jack London Square Station to Chemult Amtrak Coast Starlight
  2. Take the bus from Chemult Amtrak Station to Bend Hawthorne Station HighDesert POINT

$90 - $234

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Fly to Eugene, bus  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Eugene (EUG) SFO - EUG
  2. Take the bus from Eugene Greyhound Station to Hawthorne Station Bend

$211 - $448

Bus  •  15 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Eugene, Or
  3. Take the bus from Eugene Greyhound Station to Hawthorne Station Bend

$100 - $209

Drive  •  9 h 10 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco to Bend 495.1 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to Bend is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 9 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco to Bend is to fly which costs $140 - $370 and takes 5 h.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Francisco to Bend station. However, there are services departing from San Francisco, Ca and arriving at Hawthorne Station Bend via Sacramento, Ca and Eugene Greyhound Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 57 min.

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The distance between San Francisco and Bend is 440 miles. The road distance is 495.1 miles.

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The best way to get from San Francisco to Bend without a car is to train and bus which takes 15 h 52 min and costs $85 - $240.

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It takes approximately 5 h to get from San Francisco to Bend, including transfers.

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San Francisco to Bend bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from San Francisco, Ca station.

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The best way to get from San Francisco to Bend is to fly which takes 5 h and costs $140 - $370. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $100 - $210 and takes 15 h 57 min.

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The quickest flight from San Francisco Airport to Redmond Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 39 min.

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San Francisco to Bend bus services, operated by Pacific Crest Buslines Bend, arrive at Hawthorne Station Bend.

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Map of how to get from San Francisco to Bend.
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  • Distance: 440.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h

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

United Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and Delta fly from San Francisco to Bend every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from San Francisco to Bend via Sacramento, Ca, Eugene, Or, and Eugene Greyhound Station in around 15 h 57 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Redmond
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from San Francisco to Eugene
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Francisco to Redmond via Portland
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from San Francisco to Redmond via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from San Francisco to Eugene via Portland
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Francisco to Redmond via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Oakland Jack London Square Station to Chemult Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Room
$310 - $440
Bus operators
Pacific Crest Buslines Bend
Phone
+1 541-923-1732 / 541-344-6265
Website
pacificcrestbuslines.com
Bus from Eugene Greyhound Station to Hawthorne Station Bend
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
pacificcrestbuslines.com
High Desert Point
Phone
+1 541-382-4193
Website
oregon-point.com
Bus from Chemult Amtrak Station to Bend Hawthorne Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
oregon-point.com
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amtrak.com
Oregon Intercity Transit
Phone
+1 888-846-4183
Website
oregon-point.com
Bus from Chemult, Oregon to Bend, OR
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Schedules at
oregon-point.com
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 Sacramento, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Sacramento, Ca to Eugene, Or
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120

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Yes, the driving distance between San Francisco to Bend is 495 miles. It takes approximately 9 h 10 min to drive from San Francisco to Bend.

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Delta, United Airlines and Alaska Airlines, Inc. offer flights from San Francisco Airport to Redmond Airport.

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There are 811+ hotels available in Bend. Prices start at $108 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 $6 - $9.

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