There are 6 ways to get from San Francisco to Laughlin by plane, subway, train, bus, night bus 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 from San Francisco  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Las Vegas (LAS) SFO - LAS

$85 - $303

Cheapest option

Bus, night bus  •  16 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Oakland, Ca to Las Vegas, Nv 6781
  2. Take the night bus from Las Vegas, Nv to Bullhead City 6361

$83 - $204

4 alternative options

BART to Oakland, fly  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the BART from Civic Center/UN Plaza BART Station to Coliseum BART Station
  2. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Las Vegas (LAS) OAK - LAS

$89 - $376

Caltrain to San Jose, fly  •  6 h 34 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

$110 - $388

Train  •  21 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Oakland Jack London Square Station to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Coast Starlight
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Needles Amtrak Southwest Chief

$258 - $514

Drive  •  9 h 50 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco to Laughlin 583 miles

$55 - $85

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The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to Laughlin is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 9 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco to Laughlin is to fly which costs $85 - $310 and takes 5 h 38 min.

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The distance between San Francisco and Laughlin is 474 miles. The road distance is 583 miles.

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The best way to get from San Francisco to Laughlin without a car is to bus and night bus which takes 16 h 58 min and costs $80 - $210.

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It takes approximately 5 h 38 min to get from San Francisco to Laughlin, including transfers.

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The best way to get from San Francisco to Laughlin is to fly which takes 5 h 38 min and costs $85 - $310. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $250 - $550 and takes 21 h 22 min.

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The quickest flight from San Francisco Airport to Las Vegas Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Francisco to Laughlin is 583 miles. It takes approximately 9 h 50 min to drive from San Francisco to Laughlin.

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  • Distance: 474.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 38 min

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

Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from San Francisco to Laughlin hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from San Francisco to Laughlin via Lake Merritt BART Station, Oakland Jack London Square Station, Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak, and Needles Amtrak in around 21 h 22 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Francisco to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Flights from Oakland to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from San Jose to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Francisco to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $470
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Oakland to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Jose to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from San Francisco to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from San Jose to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 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 28 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $400
Train operators
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Civic Center/UN Plaza BART Station to Coliseum BART Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
bart.gov
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
$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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
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 Needles Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Room
$250 - $340
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 Las Vegas, Nv
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $160
Night bus from Las Vegas, Nv to Bullhead City
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40

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