There are 7 ways to get from San Francisco to Lassen Volcanic National Park by train, car, bus, subway or plane

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

Train, drive  •  8 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Oakland Jack London Square Station to Redding Amtrak Coast Starlight
  2. Drive from Redding Amtrak to Lassen Volcanic National Park

$54 - $133

Cheapest option

Bus, drive  •  9 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Oakland, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Redding, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Downtown Transit Center to Burney Be
  4. Drive from Burney to Lassen Volcanic National Park

$47 - $109

5 alternative options

Bus  •  10 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco to Reno
  2. Take the bus from Amtrak Reno to Susanville Riverside Drive
  3. Take the bus from Riverside Drive to Holiday Market

$164 - $220

BART, bus  •  13 h 12 min

  1. Take the BART from Civic Center/UN Plaza BART Station to Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre BART Station
  2. Take the bus from Pleasant Hill BART Station to Sacramento Valley Station
  3. Take the bus from Sacramento Amtrak to Red Bluff Amtrak
  4. Take the bus from Bus & Ride / Rio & Walnut to Chester Holiday Market

Train, bus  •  13 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Oakland Jack London Square Station to Redding Amtrak Coast Starlight
  2. Take the bus from Redding Transit Center to Chester Holiday Market Susanville / Red Bluff / Redding

$188 - $304

Drive  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco to Lassen Volcanic National Park 261.8 miles

$25 - $40

Fly, drive  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Redding (RDD) SFO - RDD
  2. Drive from Redding to Lassen Volcanic National Park

$141 - $297

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The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to Lassen Volcanic National Park is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco to Lassen Volcanic National Park is to fly and drive which costs $140 - $300 and takes 3 h 49 min.

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The distance between San Francisco and Lassen Volcanic National Park is 197 miles. The road distance is 261.8 miles.

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The best way to get from San Francisco to Lassen Volcanic National Park without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 5 min and costs $160 - $220.

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It takes approximately 8 h 18 min to get from San Francisco to Lassen Volcanic National Park, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from San Francisco Airport to Redding Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Francisco to Lassen Volcanic National Park is 262 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 46 min to drive from San Francisco to Lassen Volcanic National Park.

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

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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 Lassen Volcanic National Park.
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  • Distance: 196.7 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 18 min

What companies run services between San Francisco, CA, USA and Lassen Volcanic National Park, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from San Francisco to Lassen Volcanic National Park via Reno, Amtrak Reno, Susanville Riverside Drive, Riverside Drive, and Holiday Market in around 10 h 5 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Redding
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $490
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Oakland Jack London Square Station to Redding Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$220 - $310
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Civic Center/UN Plaza BART Station to Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre BART Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
bart.gov
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 Oakland, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Sacramento, Ca to Redding, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
RABA
Phone
+1 530-241-2877
Website
cityofredding.org
Bus from Downtown Transit Center to Burney
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
cityofredding.org
Sage Stage
Website
sagestage.com
Bus from Redding Area Bus Authority - to McDonalds Burney
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
sagestage.com
Bus from Amtrak Reno to Susanville Riverside Drive
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
sagestage.com
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from San Francisco to Reno
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Lassen Rural Bus
Phone
+1 530-252-7433
Website
lassentransportation.com
Bus from Riverside Drive to Holiday Market
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
lassentransportation.com
Fairfield and Suisun Transit
Phone
(707) 422-2877
Website
fasttransit.org
Bus from Pleasant Hill BART Station to Sacramento Valley Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
FAST
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Sacramento Amtrak to Red Bluff Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
amtrak.com
Susanville Indian Rancheria Public Transportation Program
Website
transitunlimited.org
Bus from Bus & Ride / Rio & Walnut to Chester Holiday Market
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
transitunlimited.org
Bus from Redding Transit Center to Chester Holiday Market
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
transitunlimited.org

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