There are 11 ways to get from San Francisco to Grand Canyon National Park by plane, bus, shuttle, train, subway 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.

Recommended option

Fly San Francisco to Flagstaff, bus  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Flagstaff (FLG) SFO - FLG
  2. Take the bus from Flagstaff Pulliam Airport to Grand Canyon (Maswik Lodge)

$133 - $448

Cheapest option

Bus  •  21 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Oakland, Ca to Barstow, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Barstow, CA to Las Vegas
  3. Take the bus from Las Vegas, NV to Grand Canyon, AZ

$130 - $291

9 alternative options

Fly Oakland to Flagstaff, bus  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Flagstaff (FLG) OAK - FLG
  2. Take the bus from Flagstaff Pulliam Airport to Grand Canyon (Maswik Lodge)

$177 - $451

Fly San Francisco to Las Vegas, shuttle  •  10 h 12 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Las Vegas (LAS) SFO - LAS
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Las Vegas @ Circus Circus to Grand Canyon National Park Visitor Center

Fly Oakland to Las Vegas, shuttle  •  10 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Las Vegas (LAS) OAK - LAS
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Las Vegas @ Circus Circus to Grand Canyon National Park Visitor Center

Caltrain to San Jose, fly to Las Vegas, shuttle  •  11 h 9 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from San Francisco Caltrain to Santa Clara Caltrain
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Las Vegas (LAS) SJC - LAS
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Las Vegas @ Circus Circus to Grand Canyon National Park Visitor Center

BART to Oakland, fly to Phoenix, bus  •  10 h 18 min

  1. Take the BART from Civic Center/UN Plaza to Coliseum
  2. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Phoenix (PHX) OAK - PHX
  3. Take the bus from Flagstaff, AZ to Grand Canyon (Maswik Lodge)

$158 - $461

Train, bus via Las Vegas @ Tropicana  •  20 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Richmond Transit Station Amtrak to Bakersfield Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Las Vegas Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Las Vegas, NV to Grand Canyon, AZ

Bus, shuttle  •  21 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco, CA to Los Angeles, CA
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, CA to Las Vegas, CA
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Las Vegas @ Circus Circus to Grand Canyon National Park Visitor Center

Train, bus  •  27 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Oakland Jack London Square Station to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Flagstaff Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Flagstaff, AZ to Grand Canyon (Maswik Lodge)

$181 - $474

Drive  •  12 h 58 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco to Grand Canyon National Park 793.9 miles

$75 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to Grand Canyon National Park is to drive which costs $75 - $120 and takes 12 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco to Grand Canyon National Park is to fly and bus which costs $130 - $450 and takes 8 h 14 min.

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The distance between San Francisco and Grand Canyon National Park is 583 miles. The road distance is 793.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 8 h 14 min to get from San Francisco to Grand Canyon National Park, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Francisco to Grand Canyon National Park. However, there are services departing from San Francisco, Ca and arriving at Grand Canyon, AZ via Oakland, Ca, Barstow, CA and Las Vegas, NV. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 50 min.

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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 Grand Canyon National Park.
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  • Distance: 583.4 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 14 min

What companies run services between San Francisco, CA, USA and Grand Canyon National Park, AZ, USA?

You can take a bus from San Francisco to Grand Canyon National Park via Oakland, Ca, Barstow, Ca, Barstow, CA, Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV, and Grand Canyon, AZ in around 21 h 50 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Francisco to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Flights from Oakland to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from San Jose to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Oakland to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Oakland to Phoenix via Burbank
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Oakland to Phoenix via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Oakland to Phoenix via Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Oakland to Phoenix via San Diego
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Francisco to Flagstaff via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from San Francisco to Flagstaff via Los Angeles, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Oakland to Flagstaff via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Oakland to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Francisco to Flagstaff via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from San Francisco to Flagstaff via San Diego, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,300
Flights from Oakland to Flagstaff via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Oakland to Flagstaff via Portland, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 22 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $4,700
Flights from San Francisco to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $470
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Jose to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Oakland to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from San Francisco to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from San Jose to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Oakland to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $400
JetSuiteX
Website
x.jetsuite.com
Flights from Oakland to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Train operators
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
$8 - $11
Schedules at
caltrain.com
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Civic Center/UN Plaza to Coliseum
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
bart.gov
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Richmond Transit Station Amtrak to Bakersfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$240 - $340
Train from Oakland Jack London Square Station to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Room
$310 - $430
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Flagstaff Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$340 - $480
Bus operators
Arizona Shuttle
Phone
+1 (800) 888-2749
Website
arizonashuttle.com
Bus from Flagstaff Pulliam Airport to Grand Canyon (Maswik Lodge)
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
arizonashuttle.com
Bus from Flagstaff, AZ to Grand Canyon (Maswik Lodge)
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
arizonashuttle.com
GO123 HOPPER
Email
https://www.go123hopper.com/contact/
Website
go123hopper.com
Shuttle from Las Vegas @ Circus Circus to Grand Canyon National Park Visitor Center
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
go123hopper.com
Book at
go123hopper.com
Bundu Bus
Website
bundubus.com
Bus from Las Vegas, NV to Grand Canyon, AZ
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Schedules at
bundubus.com
Book at
bundubus.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from San Francisco, CA to Los Angeles, CA
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Los Angeles, CA to Las Vegas, CA
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Book at
megabus.com
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 Oakland, Ca to Barstow, Ca
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $85
Flexible
$95 - $130
Tufesa
Phone
016444102444
Website
tufesa.com.mx
Bus from Barstow, CA to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Book at
gotobus.com
Plus
$12 - $18
Platinum
$18 - $24
Ejecutivo
$19 - $27

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