There are 4 ways to get from San Francisco to Colfax by bus, train or car

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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Bus via Sacramento, Ca  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco, Ca to Sacramento, Ca 8320 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Colfax, Ca 8310 / ...

$26 - $60

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco, Ca to Colfax, Ca 8310 / ...

$20 - $50

2 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Richmond Transit Station Amtrak to Colfax Amtrak California Zephyr

$34 - $80

Drive  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco to Colfax 136.4 miles

$13 - $20

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The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to Colfax is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco to Colfax is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2 h 22 min.

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The distance between San Francisco and Colfax is 122 miles. The road distance is 136.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 49 min to get from San Francisco to Colfax, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from San Francisco, Ca and arriving at Colfax, Ca. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 35 min.

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Map of how to get from San Francisco to Colfax.
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  • Distance: 121.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 49 min

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

You can take a bus from San Francisco to Colfax via Sacramento, Ca in around 3 h 49 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from San Francisco to Colfax once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $75 and the journey takes 2 h 59 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Richmond Transit Station Amtrak to Colfax Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Francisco, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Sacramento, Ca to Colfax, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Bus from San Francisco, Ca to Colfax, Ca
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50

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