There are 9 ways to get from San Francisco to Channel Islands of California by plane, train or bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly San Francisco to Los Angeles, travel  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Los Angeles (LAX) SFO - LAX
  2. Travel from Los Angeles to Channel Islands of California

8 alternative options

Fly Oakland to Los Angeles, travel  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Los Angeles (LAX) OAK - LAX
  2. Travel from Los Angeles to Channel Islands of California

Fly Oakland to Long Beach, travel  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Long Beach (LGB) OAK - LGB
  2. Travel from Long Beach to Channel Islands of California

Fly San Francisco to Long Beach, travel  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Long Beach (LGB) SFO - LGB
  2. Travel from Long Beach to Channel Islands of California

Fly Oakland to Burbank, train, travel  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Burbank (BUR) OAK - BUR
  2. Take the train from Burbank Bob Hope Airport Amtrak to Oxnard Transporta Amtrak
  3. Travel from Oxnard Transporta Amtrak to Channel Islands of California

Fly San Francisco to Burbank, train, travel  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Burbank (BUR) SFO - BUR
  2. Take the train from Burbank Bob Hope Airport Amtrak to Oxnard Transporta Amtrak
  3. Travel from Oxnard Transporta Amtrak to Channel Islands of California

Bus, travel  •  12 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco - Townsend St & 5th St to Los Angeles via Oakland / ...
  2. Travel from Pacific Coast Highway / Busch to Channel Islands of California

Train, travel  •  13 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Oakland Jack London Square Station to Oxnard Transporta Amtrak Coast Starlight
  2. Travel from Oxnard Transporta Amtrak to Channel Islands of California

Bus, Amtrak Thruway, travel  •  13 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco, Ca to Santa Barbara, Ca
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Santa Barbara, CA to Oxnard, CA
  3. Travel from Surfside & Industrial to Channel Islands of California

Questions & Answers

The distance between San Francisco and Channel Islands of California is 355 miles.

It takes approximately 4 h 47 min to get from San Francisco to Channel Islands of California, including transfers.

More details

What companies run services between San Francisco, CA, USA and Channel Islands of California, USA?

There is no direct connection from San Francisco to Channel Islands of California. However, you can take the BART to San Francisco International Airport, take the walk to San Francisco airport, fly to Los Angeles, then take the travel to Channel Islands of California. Alternatively, you can take the BART to Coliseum, take the BART to Oakland International Airport, take the walk to Oakland airport, fly to Los Angeles, then take the travel to Channel Islands of California.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Francisco to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Oakland to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Flights from Oakland to Long Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Oakland to Long Beach via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from San Francisco to Long Beach via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Oakland to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from San Francisco to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Flights from San Francisco to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Francisco to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Flights from Oakland to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $440
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Oakland to Long Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from San Francisco to Long Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $390
Flights from Oakland to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Francisco to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $470
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Francisco to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
JetSuiteX
Website
x.jetsuite.com
Flights from Oakland to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Oakland to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Burbank Bob Hope Airport Amtrak to Oxnard Transporta Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Train from Oakland Jack London Square Station to Oxnard Transporta Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $170
Room
$280 - $390
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from San Francisco - Townsend St & 5th St to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Greyhound USA
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 Santa Barbara, Ca
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$70 - $95

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