Travel options for:
San Francisco to Big Sur
  • Caltrain, train, drive

    $41 - $76
    1. San Francisco Caltrain

      1 h 2 min - 4 times a day

      $9 - $12

    2. San Jose Diridon Station

      1 h 41 min - once daily

      $26 - $55

    3. Salinas Amtrak

      1 h 28 min - 66.8 miles

      $6 - $10

  • Caltrain, Amtrak Thruway, drive

    1. San Francisco Caltrain

      1 h 2 min - 4 times a day

      $9 - $12

    2. San Jose, CA

      2 h 10 min - once daily

    3. King City, CA

      1 h 39 min - 59.6 miles

      $5 - $9

  • Bus

    $68 - $112
    1. San Francisco, CA

      59 min - once daily

      $12 - $35

    2. Cahill / Diridon Station

      2 h 5 min - twice daily

      $11 - $17

    3. Monterey Transit Plaza / Gate

      1 h 19 min - 4 times a week

      $5 - $9

    4. Highway 1 / Nepenthe

      16 min - 13.7 miles

      $40 - $55

  • Caltrain, bus

    $65 - $92
    1. San Francisco Caltrain

      1 h 2 min - 4 times a day

      $9 - $12

    2. Cahill / Diridon Station

      2 h 5 min - twice daily

      $11 - $17

    3. Monterey Transit Plaza / Gate

      1 h 19 min - 4 times a week

      $5 - $9

    4. Highway 1 / Nepenthe

      16 min - 13.7 miles

      $40 - $55

  • Shuttle, bus

    $93 - $117
    1. Mission St & 9th St

      57 min - hourly - line 292

      $2 - $4

    2. San Francisco International

      2 h 15 min - every 2 hours

      $45 - $50

    3. Del Monte / Conference Center

      1 h 25 min - 4 times a week

      $5 - $9

    4. Highway 1 / Nepenthe

      16 min - 13.7 miles

      $40 - $55

  • Drive

    $15 - $23
    1. San Francisco

      3 h 6 min - 161.1 miles

      $15 - $23

  • Fly, drive

    $151 - $486
    1. San Francisco

      28 min - every 30 minutes

      $6 - $9

    2. San Francisco (SFO)

      55 min - non-stop

      $140 - $470

    3. Monterey (MRY)

      1 h 9 min - 51.1 miles

      $5 - $8

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From San Francisco Caltrain Caltrain to San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak, train to Salinas Amtrak, then drive to Big Sur. 5 h 11 min $58. From San Francisco Caltrain Caltrain to San Jose, CA, Amtrak Thruway to King City, CA, then drive to Big Sur. 5 h 51 min. From San Francisco, CA bus to Cahill / Diridon Station, bus to Monterey Transit Plaza / Gate 3 Pearl, bus to Highway 1 / Nepenthe, then taxi to Big Sur. 6 h 39 min $92. From San Francisco Caltrain Caltrain to Cahill / Diridon Station, bus to Monterey Transit Plaza / Gate 3 Pearl, bus to Highway 1 / Nepenthe, then taxi to Big Sur. 6 h 42 min $80. From Mission St & 9th St line 292 bus to San Francisco International Airport, shuttle to Del Monte / Conference Center, bus to Highway 1 / Nepenthe, then taxi to Big Sur. 6 h 53 min $109. From San Francisco drive to Big Sur. 3 h 6 min $19. From Civic Center/UN Plaza BART to San Francisco airport, fly to Monterey airport, then drive to Big Sur. 3 h 32 min $203.