There are 7 ways to get from San Francisco to Miami 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 to Miami  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Miami (MIA) SFO - MIA

$195 - $427

Cheapest option

Fly to Fort Lauderdale, bus  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Fort Lauderdale (FLL) SFO - FLL
  2. Take the bus from Fort Lauderdale Airport to Miami, FL - Holiday Inn

$194 - $407

5 alternative options

Fly to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, bus  •  11 h 2 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach (PBI) SFO - PBI
  2. Take the bus from West Palm Beach Airport to Miami

$225 - $1,057

Bus  •  3 days 1 h

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Antonio, Tx
  3. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Houston, Tx
  4. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Miami, Fl

$299 - $784

Bus, train  •  3 days 6 h

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco, CA to Los Angeles, CA
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Miami, Fl

$399 - $1,046

Train  •  4 days 0 h

  1. Take the train from Richmond Transit Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Miami Amtrak

$547 - $1,668

Drive  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Drive from San Francisco to Miami 3099.9 miles

$300 - $440

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to Miami is to fly and bus which costs $190 - $410 and takes 7 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco to Miami is to fly which costs $190 - $430 and takes 7 h 40 min.

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The distance between San Francisco and Miami is 2606 miles. The road distance is 3099.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 7 h 40 min to get from San Francisco to Miami, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Francisco to Miami. However, there are services departing from San Francisco, Ca and arriving at Nw 2 Av & Nw 2 St via Los Angeles, Ca, San Antonio, Tx, Houston, Tx and Airport Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 1 h.

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

United Airlines, American Airlines and three other airlines fly from San Francisco to Miami hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from San Francisco to Miami via Los Angeles, Ca, San Antonio, Tx, Houston, Tx, Miami, Fl, and Airport Station in around 3 days 1 h.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Francisco to Miami
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from San Francisco to Miami via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from San Francisco to Miami via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from San Francisco to Miami via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7 h 49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from San Francisco to Fort Lauderdale via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Flights from San Francisco to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $950
Flights from San Francisco to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $950
Flights from San Francisco to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
9 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $950
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Francisco to Miami via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from San Francisco to Fort Lauderdale via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Flights from San Francisco to Fort Lauderdale via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Flights from San Francisco to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from San Francisco to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 14 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from San Francisco to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
9 h 47 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from San Francisco to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Detroit
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Miami
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from San Francisco to Miami via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from San Francisco to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from San Francisco to Fort Lauderdale via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from San Francisco to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from San Francisco to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Newark
Ave. Duration
9 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from San Francisco to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from San Francisco to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Boston
Ave. Duration
10 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,400
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Francisco to Fort Lauderdale via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $900
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from San Francisco to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Toronto
Ave. Duration
9 h 14 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from San Francisco to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Montreal
Ave. Duration
10 h 9 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,200
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Francisco to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak
Ave. Duration
45 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$240 - $360
Flexi Coach Seat
$440 - $650
Business Coach Seat
$500 - $750
Room
$900 - $1,300
Train from Richmond Transit Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 days 3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$290 - $430
Flexi Coach Seat
$500 - $750
Business Coach Seat
$600 - $900
Room
$1,100 - $1,600
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
17 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $310
Room
$440 - $600
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Miami Amtrak
Ave. Duration
23 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$150 - $230
Flexi Coach Seat
$270 - $390
Business Coach Seat
$310 - $450
Room
$600 - $850
Bus operators
Javax Bus
Phone
407-299-6360
Email
info@floridatransportation.net
Website
javaxbus.com
Bus from Fort Lauderdale Airport to Miami, FL - Holiday Inn
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$48 - $49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
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gotobus.com
Bus from West Palm Beach Airport to Miami
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
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 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 San Antonio, Tx
Ave. Duration
27 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $210
Flexible
$240 - $320
Bus from San Antonio, Tx to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Bus from Houston, Tx to Miami, Fl
Ave. Duration
31 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$110 - $200
Flexible
$220 - $300
Bus from New Orleans, La to Miami, Fl
Ave. Duration
23 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$85 - $150
Flexible
$160 - $220
Xe Do Hoang Transportation
Phone
+1 408-729-7885 / +1-888-834-9336
Website
xedohoang.com
Bus from San Francisco, CA to Los Angeles, CA
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
xedohoang.com

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