There are 5 ways to get from San Francisco to Mount Shasta by bus, train, 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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Bus  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Redding, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Redding, Ca to Weed, Ca

$79 - $154

4 alternative options

Train  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Emeryville Amtrak to Dunsmuir Amtrak Coast Starlight

$81 - $179

Drive  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco to Mount Shasta 277.2 miles

$27 - $40

Fly to Redding, drive  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Redding (RDD) SFO - RDD
  2. Drive from Redding to Mount Shasta

$142 - $298

Fly to Medford, bus  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Medford (MFR) SFO - MFR
  2. Take the bus from Medford, Or to Weed, Ca

$192 - $485

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The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to Mount Shasta is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 4 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco to Mount Shasta is to fly and drive which takes 3 h 39 min and costs $140 - $300.

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The distance between San Francisco and Mount Shasta is 393 km. The road distance is 444 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 43 min to get from San Francisco to Mount Shasta, including transfers.

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

You can take a bus from San Francisco to Mount Shasta via Sacramento, Ca, Redding, Ca, and Weed, Ca in around 6 h 43 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from San Francisco to Mount Shasta once daily. Tickets cost $50 - $140 and the journey takes 6 h 52 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Redding
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $490
Flights from San Francisco to Medford
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Emeryville Amtrak to Dunsmuir Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$240 - $340
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Francisco, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $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
Bus from Redding, Ca to Weed, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$23 - $30
Bus from Medford, Or to Weed, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35

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