There are 5 ways to get from San Francisco to Mendocino by bus, train, night bus, car 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.

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Line 101 bus, bus  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the line 101 bus from 7th St & Market St to San Rafael Transit Center Platform C 101
  2. Take the bus from San Rafael to Willits 1482

$61 - $105

4 alternative options

Line 101 bus, train, bus  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the line 101 bus from 7th St & Market St to San Rafael Transit Center Platform C 101
  2. Take the train from San Rafael to Sonoma County Airport
  3. Take the bus from Sonoma County Airport to Ukiah Municipal Airport 65

$132 - $172

Night bus  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the night bus from Oakland, Ca to Willits 1484

$62 - $104

Drive  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco to Mendocino 141.9 miles

$13 - $21

Fly, bus  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Santa Rosa (STS) SFO - STS
  2. Take the bus from Sonoma County Airport to Hwy. 101 @ Baechtel

$162 - $677

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The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to Mendocino is to drive which costs $13 - $21 and takes 2 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco to Mendocino is to drive which costs $13 - $21 and takes 2 h 54 min.

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The distance between San Francisco and Mendocino is 120 miles. The road distance is 141.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 4 min to get from San Francisco to Mendocino, including transfers.

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

You can take a bus from San Francisco to Mendocino via San Rafael Transit Center Platform C, San Rafael, and Willits in around 5 h 4 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Santa Rosa
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Train operators
SMART
Phone
+1 707-794-3330
Train from San Rafael to Sonoma County Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
sonomamarintrain.org
Bus operators
Golden Gate Transit
Phone
+1 415-921-5858
Website
goldengatetransit.org
Bus from 7th St & Market St to San Rafael Transit Center Platform C
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
goldengatetransit.org
Greyhound USA
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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 Rafael to Willits
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45
Night bus from Oakland, Ca to Willits
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $45
MTA
Phone
+1 800-696-4682
Website
mendocinotransit.org
Bus from Sonoma County Airport to Ukiah Municipal Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Schedules at
mendocinotransit.org
Bus from Sonoma County Airport to Hwy. 101 @ Baechtel
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Schedules at
mendocinotransit.org

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