There are 7 ways to get from San Francisco to Hanford by bus, train, night bus, car or plane

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Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco, Ca to Fresno, Ca 6839 / ...
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Fresno, CA to Hanford, CA 5885 / ...

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Train  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Richmond Transit Station to Hanford Amtrak San Joaquins

$44 - $115

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Bus, night bus  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Hayward, Ca to Fresno, Ca 6781 / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Fresno Amtrak to Hanford Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

Drive  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco to Hanford 219.2 miles

$21 - $35

Fly to Fresno, train  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Fresno (FAT) SFO - FAT
  2. Take the train from Fresno Amtrak to Hanford Amtrak

$209 - $709

Fly to Bakersfield, train  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Bakersfield (BFL) SFO - BFL
  2. Take the train from Bakersfield Amtrak to Hanford Amtrak

$273 - $528

Fly to San Luis Obispo County Apt, Amtrak Thruway  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to San Luis Obispo County Apt (SBP) SFO - SBP
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from San Luis Obispo, CA - Cal Poly to Hanford, CA

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The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to Hanford is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco to Hanford is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3 h 47 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Francisco to Hanford. However, there are services departing from San Francisco, Ca and arriving at Hanford, CA via Fresno, CA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 50 min.

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The distance between San Francisco and Hanford is 184 miles. The road distance is 219.2 miles.

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The best way to get from San Francisco to Hanford without a car is to bus and Amtrak Thruway which takes 5 h 50 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 50 min to get from San Francisco to Hanford, including transfers.

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San Francisco to Hanford bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from San Francisco, Ca station.

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The best way to get from San Francisco to Hanford is to bus and Amtrak Thruway which takes 5 h 50 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs $40 - $120 and takes 6 h 1 min.

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The quickest flight from San Francisco Airport to Fresno Airport is the direct flight which takes 59 min.

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San Francisco to Hanford bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Hanford, CA station.

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Map of how to get from San Francisco to Hanford.
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  • Distance: 183.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 50 min

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

You can take a bus from San Francisco to Hanford via Fresno, Ca and Fresno, CA in around 5 h 50 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from San Francisco to Hanford 4 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $110 and the journey takes 4 h 21 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Fresno
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from San Francisco to Bakersfield
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $800
Flights from San Francisco to San Luis Obispo County Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
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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Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Richmond Transit Station to Hanford Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$210 - $290
Train from Fresno Amtrak to Hanford Amtrak
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
Train from Bakersfield Amtrak to Hanford Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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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 Fresno, Ca
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Hayward, Ca to Fresno, Ca
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
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
Bus from Fresno, CA to Hanford, CA
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
Night bus from Fresno Amtrak to Hanford Amtrak
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from San Luis Obispo, CA - Cal Poly to Hanford, CA
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com

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Yes, the driving distance between San Francisco to Hanford is 219 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 47 min to drive from San Francisco to Hanford.

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

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There are 14+ hotels available in Hanford. Prices start at $63 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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