There are 6 ways to get from San Francisco to Calaveras Big Trees State Park by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, line 2 bus  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco - Townsend St & 5th St to Sacramento, CA
  2. Take the bus from University & 65th to Sutter Hill Transit Center 1
  3. Take the line 2 bus from Sutter Hill Transit Center to IGA Village Market 2

$210 - $281

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Train, bus, drive  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Richmond Transit Station to Sacramento Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from University & 65th to Sutter Hill Transit Center 1
  3. Drive from Sutter Hill Transit Center to Calaveras Big Trees State Park

$42 - $83

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Bus, line 2 bus via W Oakland BART  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from W Oakland BART to Sacramento
  2. Take the bus from University & 65th to Sutter Hill Transit Center 1
  3. Take the line 2 bus from Sutter Hill Transit Center to IGA Village Market 2

$212 - $276

Drive  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco to Calaveras Big Trees State Park 157.8 miles

$15 - $23

Fly from San Francisco, bus, drive  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Reno (RNO) SFO - RNO
  2. Take the bus from Reno-Tahoe International Airport to Stateline, NV - MontBleu
  3. Drive from Stateline, NV - MontBleu to Calaveras Big Trees State Park

$174 - $805

Fly from Oakland, bus, drive  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Reno (RNO) OAK - RNO
  2. Take the bus from Reno-Tahoe International Airport to Stateline, NV - MontBleu
  3. Drive from Stateline, NV - MontBleu to Calaveras Big Trees State Park

$133 - $528

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to Calaveras Big Trees State Park is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 3 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco to Calaveras Big Trees State Park is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 3 h 28 min.

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The distance between San Francisco and Calaveras Big Trees State Park is 122 miles. The road distance is 157.8 miles.

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The best way to get from San Francisco to Calaveras Big Trees State Park without a car is to bus and line 2 bus which takes 6 h 58 min and costs $210 - $290.

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It takes approximately 6 h 58 min to get from San Francisco to Calaveras Big Trees State Park, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from San Francisco Airport to Reno Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 6 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Francisco to Calaveras Big Trees State Park is 158 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 28 min to drive from San Francisco to Calaveras Big Trees State Park.

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United Airlines offers flights from San Francisco Airport to Reno Airport.

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There are 36+ hotels available in Calaveras Big Trees State Park. Prices start at $100 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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Map of how to get from San Francisco to Calaveras Big Trees State Park.
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  • Distance: 121.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 58 min

What companies run services between San Francisco, CA, USA and Calaveras Big Trees State Park, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from San Francisco to Calaveras Big Trees State Park via Sacramento, CA, University & 65th, Sutter Hill Transit Center, and IGA Village Market in around 6 h 58 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Oakland to Reno
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Reno
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
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 Sacramento Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from San Francisco - Townsend St & 5th St to Sacramento, CA
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Book at
megabus.com
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from San Francisco to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Bus from W Oakland BART to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Amador Transit
Phone
+1 209 267-9395
Email
info@amadortransit.com
Website
amadortransit.com
Bus from University & 65th to Sutter Hill Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Schedules at
amadortransit.com
Bus from Sutter Hill Transit Center to IGA Village Market
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
amadortransit.com
South Tahoe Express
Website
southtahoeexpress.com
Bus from Reno-Tahoe International Airport to Stateline, NV - MontBleu
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $30
Schedules at
southtahoeairporter.com
Book at
southtahoeairporter.betterez.com

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