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There are 8 ways to get from San Francisco to June Lake by bus, train, car or plane

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Burner Express Bus, bus  •  8h 15m

  1. Take the Burner Express Bus from San Francisco to Reno Airport Black Rock City to San Francisco
  2. Take the bus from Reno-Tahoe International Airport to June Lake Junction - US 395 & SR 158 395 Route North

$138 - $159

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Train, bus, drive  •  10h 5m

  1. Take the train from Richmond to Merced
  2. Take the bus from Merced Amtrak to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center
  3. Drive from Yosemite Valley Visitors Center to June Lake

$57 - $87

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Bus  •  11h 27m

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco to Merced
  2. Take the bus from Merced Transpo to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center
  3. Take the bus from Yosemite Valley Visitors Center to June Lake Loop/ Junction 158/395

$60 - $87

Train, bus  •  11h 52m

  1. Take the train from Richmond to Merced
  2. Take the bus from Merced Amtrak to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center
  3. Take the bus from Yosemite Valley Visitors Center to June Lake Loop/ Junction 158/395

$74 - $110

Drive  •  5h 15m

  1. Drive from San Francisco to June Lake 244.8 miles

$24 - $35

Fly San Francisco to Reno, bus  •  6h 40m

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Reno (RNO) SFO - RNO
  2. Take the bus from Reno-Tahoe International Airport to June Lake Junction - US 395 & SR 158

$129 - $272

Fly San Francisco to Fresno, bus, drive  •  9h 35m

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Fresno (FAT) SFO - FAT
  2. Take the bus from Fresno Yosemite International Airport to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center
  3. Drive from Yosemite Valley Visitors Center to June Lake

$135 - $331

Fly Oakland to Reno, bus  •  6h 45m

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Reno (RNO) OAK - RNO
  2. Take the bus from Reno-Tahoe International Airport to June Lake Junction - US 395 & SR 158

$172 - $463

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The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to June Lake is to drive which costs $24 - $35 and takes 5h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco to June Lake is to drive which costs $24 - $35 and takes 5h 15m.

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The distance between San Francisco and June Lake is 184 miles. The road distance is 244.8 miles.

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The best way to get from San Francisco to June Lake without a car is to Burner Express Bus and bus which takes 8h 15m and costs $130 - $160.

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It takes approximately 8h 15m to get from San Francisco to June Lake, including transfers.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between San Francisco to June Lake is 245 miles. It takes approximately 5h 15m to drive from San Francisco to June Lake.

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

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There are 1272+ hotels available in June Lake. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from San Francisco to San Francisco Airport is to BART which takes 26 min and costs $8 - $10.

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Map of how to get from San Francisco to June Lake.
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  • Distance: 183.7 miles
  • Duration: 8h 15m

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

You can take a bus from San Francisco to June Lake via Reno Airport, Reno-Tahoe International Airport, and June Lake Junction - US 395 & SR 158 in around 8h 15m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Reno
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $360
Flights from San Francisco to Fresno
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $320
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Oakland to Reno
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $290
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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Richmond to Merced
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Seat
$45 - $70
Bus operators
Burner Express Bus
Bus from San Francisco to Reno Airport
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$108
Schedules at
burningman.org
Book at
burnerexpress.burningman.org
Eastern Sierra Transit Authority
Phone
+1 760-872-1901
Email
info@estransit.com
Website
estransit.com
Bus from Reno-Tahoe International Airport to June Lake Junction - US 395 & SR 158
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
Eastern Sierra Transit Authority
Yosemite Area Regional Transportation
Phone
+1 877-989-2787
Website
yarts.com
Bus from Merced Amtrak to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Summer schedules at
Yarts
Bus from Merced Transpo to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Summer schedules at
Yarts
Bus from Yosemite Valley Visitors Center to June Lake Loop/ Junction 158/395
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Summer schedules at
Yarts
Bus from Fresno Yosemite International Airport to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Summer schedules at
Yarts
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 to Merced
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $29
Flexible
$35 - $60

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