There are 9 ways to get from San Francisco to Las Cruces by plane, bus, train, night bus or car

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Fly from San Francisco, bus  •  8h 25m

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to El Paso (ELP) SFO - ELP
  2. Take the bus from El Paso to Las Cruces, NM

$154 - $596

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Night bus, train, bus  •  24h 48m

  1. Take the night bus from San Francisco to Downtown Burbank
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station to Deming Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Deming to Las Cruces

$98 - $152

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Fly from Oakland, bus  •  8h 38m

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to El Paso (ELP) OAK - ELP
  2. Take the bus from El Paso to Las Cruces, NM

$161 - $603

Caltrain to San Jose, fly, bus  •  9h 38m

  1. Take the Caltrain from San Francisco Caltrain to Santa Clara Caltrain
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to El Paso (ELP) SJC - ELP
  3. Take the bus from El Paso to Las Cruces, NM

$132 - $468

Bus to Santa Rosa, fly, bus  •  11h 41m

  1. Take the bus from SFO - San Francisco Airport International to Sonoma County Airport
  2. Fly from Santa Rosa (STS) to El Paso (ELP) STS - ELP
  3. Take the bus from El Paso to Las Cruces, NM

$170 - $528

Bus via Los Angeles  •  22h 46m

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca 6853 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles to Las Cruces, NM

$105 - $149

Bus  •  30h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Hayward, CA - Bus Station to Deming, NM Santa Rosa
  2. Take the bus from Deming to Las Cruces FlixBus

$118 - $176

Train, bus  •  30h 49m

  1. Take the train from Oakland Jack London Square Station to Los Angeles Union Station
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station to Deming Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Deming to Las Cruces

$137 - $210

Drive  •  18h 14m

  1. Drive from San Francisco to Las Cruces 1145.2 miles

$110 - $170

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The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to Las Cruces is to bus via Los Angeles which costs $100 - $150 and takes 22h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco to Las Cruces is to fly and bus which costs $150 - $600 and takes 8h 25m.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Francisco to Las Cruces. However, there are services departing from San Francisco, Ca and arriving at Las Cruces, NM via 7th / Decatur and Los Angeles. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22h 46m.

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The distance between San Francisco and Las Cruces is 966 miles. The road distance is 1145.2 miles.

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The best way to get from San Francisco to Las Cruces without a car is to bus via Los Angeles which takes 22h 46m and costs $100 - $150.

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It takes approximately 8h 25m to get from San Francisco to Las Cruces, including transfers.

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

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There is no direct flight from San Francisco Airport to El Paso Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 50m and has one stopover.

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San Francisco to Las Cruces bus services, operated by EPLA Limo Express, arrive at Las Cruces, NM station.

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What companies run services between San Francisco, CA, USA and Las Cruces, NM, USA?

You can take a bus from San Francisco to Las Cruces via Los Angeles, Ca, 7th / Decatur, 7th / Maple, and Los Angeles in around 22h 46m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Francisco to El Paso via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $700
Flights from San Francisco to El Paso via San Diego
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $700
Flights from San Francisco to El Paso via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 48m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $700
Flights from San Francisco to El Paso via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $700
Flights from Oakland to El Paso via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $700
Flights from Oakland to El Paso via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $700
Flights from Oakland to El Paso via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $700
Flights from Oakland to El Paso via San Diego
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $700
Flights from Oakland to El Paso via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $700
Flights from Oakland to El Paso via Austin
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $700
Flights from Oakland to El Paso via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $700
Flights from Oakland to El Paso via Burbank, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $700
Flights from San Jose to El Paso via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from San Jose to El Paso via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from San Jose to El Paso via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Flights from San Jose to El Paso via San Diego
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from San Jose to El Paso via Dallas
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Santa Rosa to El Paso via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $440
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Francisco to El Paso via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $260
Flights from San Francisco to El Paso via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $260
Flights from San Francisco to El Paso via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $260
Flights from Oakland to El Paso via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Oakland to El Paso via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from San Jose to El Paso via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from San Jose to El Paso via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Flights from San Jose to El Paso via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Santa Rosa to El Paso via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Santa Rosa to El Paso via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Santa Rosa to El Paso via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Santa Rosa to El Paso via Los Angeles, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6h 18m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Santa Rosa to El Paso via Phoenix, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to El Paso via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from San Francisco to El Paso via Houston
Ave. Duration
6h 46m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from San Jose to El Paso via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from San Jose to El Paso via Houston
Ave. Duration
6h 56m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Santa Rosa to El Paso via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Oakland to El Paso via Seattle
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$470 - $750
Flights from San Jose to El Paso via Seattle
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from San Francisco to El Paso via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 43m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $390
Train operators
Caltrain
Phone
+1 650-508-6200
Website
caltrain.com
Train from San Francisco Caltrain to Santa Clara Caltrain
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
caltrain.com
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 Los Angeles Union Station to Deming Amtrak
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Premium
$280 - $400
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $230
Business Seat
$160 - $230
Train from Oakland Jack London Square Station to Los Angeles Union Station
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Premium
$240 - $340
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Seat
$110 - $160
Bus operators
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from El Paso to Las Cruces, NM
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
eplalimo.com
Bus from Los Angeles to Las Cruces, NM
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
eplalimo.com
Sonoma Airport Express
Phone
+1 707-837-8700
Email
info@airportexpressinc.com
Website
airportexpressinc.com
Bus from SFO - San Francisco Airport International to Sonoma County Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$36 - $42
Schedules at
airportexpressinc.com
Book at
sae.betterez.com
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 Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$70 - $110
Bus from Hayward, CA - Bus Station to Deming, NM
Ave. Duration
26h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$110 - $160
Flexible
$160 - $240
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Night bus from San Francisco to Downtown Burbank
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Bus from Deming to Las Cruces
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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Las Cruces is 1h ahead of San Francisco. It is currently 9:00 PM in San Francisco and 10:00 PM in Las Cruces.

Yes, the driving distance between San Francisco to Las Cruces is 1145 miles. It takes approximately 18h 14m to drive from San Francisco to Las Cruces.

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Frontier Airlines, United Airlines, American Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from San Francisco Airport to El Paso Airport.

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There are 38+ hotels available in Las Cruces. 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 29 min and costs $3 - $5.

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