There are 6 ways to get from San Francisco to Calistoga by bus, train, car, plane or towncar

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Line 101 bus, train  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Take the line 101 bus from 7th St & Market St to San Rafael Transit Center Platform C 101
  2. Take the train from San Rafael to Santa Rosa Downtown Northbound

$70 - $86

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Line 800 bus, bus  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the line 800 bus from 1st St:Mission St to Del Norte BART Station 800 / ...
  2. Take the bus from El Cerrito del Norte BART to Soscol Transit Center 29
  3. Take the Bus from Soscol Transit Center to Downtown Calistoga 10 / ...

$3 - $8

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Bus  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from El Cerrito del Norte BART to Soscol Transit Center 29
  2. Take the Bus from Soscol Transit Center to Downtown Calistoga 10 / ...

$5 - $11

Drive  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco to Calistoga 72.2 miles

$7 - $11

Fly  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Santa Rosa (STS) SFO - STS

$176 - $683

Uber  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take an Uber from San Francisco to Calistoga 72.2 miles

$110 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to Calistoga is to line 800 bus and bus which costs $3 - $9 and takes 4 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco to Calistoga is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Francisco to Calistoga. However, there are services departing from 1st St:Mission St and arriving at Downtown Calistoga via El Cerrito del Norte BART and Soscol Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 34 min.

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The distance between San Francisco and Calistoga is 57 miles. The road distance is 72.2 miles.

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The best way to get from San Francisco to Calistoga without a car is to line 101 bus and train which takes 3 h 4 min and costs $70 - $90.

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It takes approximately 3 h 4 min to get from San Francisco to Calistoga, including transfers.

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San Francisco to Calistoga bus services, operated by AC Transit, depart from 1st St:Mission St station.

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The best way to get from San Francisco to Calistoga is to bus which takes 4 h 10 min and costs $4 - $11. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $170 - $700 and takes 2 h 50 min.

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The quickest flight from San Francisco Airport to Santa Rosa Airport is the direct flight which takes 53 min.

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San Francisco to Calistoga bus services, operated by Vine Transit, arrive at Downtown Calistoga station.

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Map of how to get from San Francisco to Calistoga.
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  • Distance: 56.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 4 min

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

You can take a bus from San Francisco to Calistoga via El Cerrito del Norte BART Station, El Cerrito del Norte BART, and Soscol Transit Center in around 4 h 10 min. Alternatively, United Airlines flies from San Francisco to Calistoga 3 times a day.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Santa Rosa
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Train operators
SMART
Phone
+1 707-794-3330
Train from San Rafael to Santa Rosa Downtown
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
sonomamarintrain.org
Bus operators
Golden Gate Transit
Phone
+1 415-921-5858
Website
goldengatetransit.org
Bus from 7th St & Market St to San Rafael Transit Center Platform C
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
goldengatetransit.org
Vine Transit
Website
ridethevine.com
Bus from El Cerrito del Norte BART to Soscol Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $6
Schedules at
ridethevine.com
Bus from Soscol Transit Center to Downtown Calistoga
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
ridethevine.com
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from 1st St:Mission St to Del Norte BART Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from San Francisco to Calistoga
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$110 - $140
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uber.com
Assist
$110 - $140
UberX
$110 - $140
WAV
$110 - $140
UberXL
$170 - $210
Select
$240 - $300
Black
$320 - $400
Black SUV
$350 - $440

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Yes, the driving distance between San Francisco to Calistoga is 72 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 28 min to drive from San Francisco to Calistoga.

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United Airlines offers flights from San Francisco Airport to Santa Rosa Airport.

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There are 100+ hotels available in Calistoga. Prices start at $150 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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