There are 9 ways to get from San Francisco to Marfa by plane, bus, train 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 San Francisco to Midland/Odessa, bus  •  11 h 18 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Midland/Odessa (MAF) SFO - MAF
  2. Take the bus from Midland/Odessa Airport to Marfa, TX

$243 - $855

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  31 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Oakland, CA to Burbank via Oakland
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Alpine Amtrak Sunset Limited / ...

$217 - $520

7 alternative options

Fly Oakland to Midland/Odessa, bus  •  12 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Midland/Odessa (MAF) OAK - MAF
  2. Take the bus from Midland/Odessa Airport to Marfa, TX

$287 - $1,058

Fly Oakland to El Paso, train  •  12 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to El Paso (ELP) OAK - ELP
  2. Take the train from El Paso Union Depot Amtrak to Alpine Amtrak

$312 - $533

Fly Oakland to Roswell, drive  •  12 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Roswell (ROW) OAK - ROW
  2. Drive from Roswell to Marfa

$225 - $901

Bus  •  34 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Ft Stockton, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Ft Stockton, Tx to Marfa, TX

Caltrain, train  •  35 h 9 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from San Francisco Caltrain to San Jose Diridon Caltrain
  2. Take the train from San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Alpine Amtrak

$254 - $651

Bus Greyhound Mexico, train  •  39 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco to Los Angeles
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Santa Ana to Ft Stockton, Tx
  4. Take the bus from Ft Stockton, Tx to Marfa, TX

Drive  •  22 h 48 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco to Marfa 1382.4 miles

$130 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to Marfa is to drive which costs $130 - $200 and takes 22 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco to Marfa is to fly and bus which takes 11 h 18 min and costs $240 - $900.

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The distance between San Francisco and Marfa is 1883 km. The road distance is 2212 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 11 h 18 min to get from San Francisco to Marfa, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Francisco to Marfa. However, there are services departing from San Francisco, Ca and arriving at Marfa, TX via Los Angeles, Ca and Ft Stockton, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 34 h 2 min.

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

You can take a bus from San Francisco to Marfa via Los Angeles, Ca and Ft Stockton, Tx in around 34 h 2 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from San Francisco to Marfa via San Jose Diridon Caltrain, San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak, Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak, and Alpine Amtrak in around 35 h 9 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Francisco to Midland/Odessa via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from San Francisco to Midland/Odessa via Dallas
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Oakland to Midland/Odessa via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Oakland to Midland/Odessa via Dallas
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Oakland to Midland/Odessa via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
8 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Oakland to Midland/Odessa via Reno, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Oakland to Midland/Odessa via Santa Ana, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Oakland to Midland/Odessa via San Diego, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Oakland to Midland/Odessa via Los Angeles, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Oakland to El Paso via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $800
Flights from Oakland to El Paso via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $800
Flights from Oakland to El Paso via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $800
Flights from Oakland to El Paso via San Antonio
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $800
Flights from Oakland to El Paso via San Diego
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $800
Flights from Oakland to El Paso via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$420 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Francisco to Midland/Odessa via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from San Francisco to Midland/Odessa via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Oakland to Midland/Odessa via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Oakland to Midland/Odessa via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Oakland to El Paso via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $700
Flights from Oakland to El Paso via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $700
Flights from Oakland to Roswell via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Oakland to Roswell via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Oakland to Roswell via Phoenix, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Oakland to Roswell via Santa Ana, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Midland/Odessa via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from San Francisco to Midland/Odessa via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from El Paso Union Depot Amtrak to Alpine Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$200 - $290
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Alpine Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $350
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $400
Room
$500 - $750
Train from San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$290 - $400
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Caltrain
Website
caltrain.com
Train from San Francisco Caltrain to San Jose Diridon Caltrain
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Bus operators
All Aboard America
Website
allaboardamerica.com
Bus from Midland/Odessa Airport to Marfa, TX
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
allaboardamerica.com
Bus from Ft Stockton, Tx to Marfa, TX
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
allaboardamerica.com
Greyhound USA
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
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$75 - $110
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Ft Stockton, Tx
Ave. Duration
22 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $250
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$95 - $160
Flexible
$190 - $250
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from San Francisco to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
boltbus.com
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Santa Ana to Ft Stockton, Tx
Ave. Duration
23 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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