There are 8 ways to get from San Francisco to Bridgeport by bus, train, car or plane

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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Burner Express Bus, bus  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the Burner Express Bus from San Francisco to Reno Airport Black Rock City to San Francisco
  2. Take the bus from Reno/Tahoe International Airport to Bridgeport - 121 Emigrant Street 395-Lone Pine-Reno

$123 - $137

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco, Ca to Reno, Nv 8308 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Reno Greyhound 155 Stevenson to Bridgeport - 121 Emigrant Street 395-Lone Pine-Reno

$44 - $98

6 alternative options

Train, bus  •  11 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Richmond Transit Station to Truckee Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Truckee Depot - Arrive to Reno Tahoe International Airport
  3. Take the bus from Reno/Tahoe International Airport to Bridgeport - 121 Emigrant Street

$109 - $184

Drive  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco to Bridgeport 278 miles

$27 - $40

Fly San Francisco to Mammoth Lakes, bus  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Mammoth Lakes (MMH) SFO - MMH
  2. Take the bus from Stop 25-Vons Parking Lot to Bridgeport - 121 Emigrant Street

$167 - $471

Fly San Francisco to Reno, bus  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Reno (RNO) SFO - RNO
  2. Take the bus from Reno/Tahoe International Airport to Bridgeport - 121 Emigrant Street

$152 - $788

Fly Oakland to Reno, bus  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Reno (RNO) OAK - RNO
  2. Take the bus from Reno/Tahoe International Airport to Bridgeport - 121 Emigrant Street

$111 - $511

Caltrain to San Jose, fly to Reno, bus  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from San Francisco Caltrain to Santa Clara Caltrain
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Reno (RNO) SJC - RNO
  3. Take the bus from Reno/Tahoe International Airport to Bridgeport - 121 Emigrant Street

$102 - $463

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to Bridgeport is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 5 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco to Bridgeport is to fly and bus which costs $160 - $480 and takes 4 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Francisco to Bridgeport. However, there are services departing from San Francisco and arriving at Bridgeport - 121 Emigrant Street via Reno/Tahoe International Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 25 min.

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The distance between San Francisco and Bridgeport is 178 miles. The road distance is 278 miles.

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The best way to get from San Francisco to Bridgeport without a car is to Burner Express Bus and bus which takes 7 h 25 min and costs $120 - $140.

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It takes approximately 7 h 25 min to get from San Francisco to Bridgeport, including transfers.

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San Francisco to Bridgeport bus services, operated by , depart from San Francisco station.

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The quickest flight from San Francisco Airport to Mammoth Lakes Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 9 min.

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San Francisco to Bridgeport bus services, operated by ESTA, arrive at Bridgeport - 121 Emigrant Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Francisco to Bridgeport is 278 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 12 min to drive from San Francisco to Bridgeport.

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  • Distance: 177.7 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 25 min

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

You can take a bus from San Francisco to Bridgeport via Reno Airport and Reno/Tahoe International Airport in around 7 h 25 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Oakland to Reno
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from San Jose to Reno
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Mammoth Lakes
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from San Francisco to Reno
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Jose to Reno
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $850
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 Truckee Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$190 - $280
Caltrain
Phone
+1 650-508-6200
Website
caltrain.com
Train from San Francisco Caltrain to Santa Clara Caltrain
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Bus operators
Burner Express Bus
Bus from San Francisco to Reno Airport
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$108
Schedules at
burningman.org
Book at
burnerexpress.burningman.org
ESTA
Phone
+1 760-872-1901
Email
info@estransit.com
Website
estransit.com
Bus from Reno/Tahoe International Airport to Bridgeport - 121 Emigrant Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $30
Schedules at
estransit.com
Bus from Reno Greyhound 155 Stevenson to Bridgeport - 121 Emigrant Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Schedules at
estransit.com
Bus from Stop 25-Vons Parking Lot to Bridgeport - 121 Emigrant Street
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Schedules at
estransit.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.

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 Reno, Nv
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$45 - $65
North Lake Tahoe Express
Phone
+1 866.216.5222
Website
northlaketahoeexpress.com
Bus from Truckee Depot - Arrive to Reno Tahoe International Airport
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
northlaketahoeexpress.com

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