There are 2 ways to get from San Francisco to Nevada City by bus, taxi or car

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Bus, taxi  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
  2. Take the bus from J Street and 4th Street to I St & 9th St 99 / ...
  3. Take a taxi from I St & 9th St to Nevada City

$129 - $181

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Drive  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco to Nevada City 147.6 miles

$14 - $21

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The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to Nevada City is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco to Nevada City is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2 h 37 min.

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The distance between San Francisco and Nevada City is 128 miles. The road distance is 147.6 miles.

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The best way to get from San Francisco to Nevada City without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 4 h 46 min and costs $120 - $190.

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It takes approximately 4 h 46 min to get from San Francisco to Nevada City, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Francisco to Nevada City is 148 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 37 min to drive from San Francisco to Nevada City.

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There are 37+ hotels available in Nevada City. Prices start at $124 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from San Francisco to Nevada City.
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  • Distance: 128.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 46 min

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

There is no direct connection from San Francisco to Nevada City. However, you can take the bus to Sacramento, Ca, take the walk to Richards Blvd & Sequoia Pacific Blvd, take the line 15 bus to J St & 4Th St, take the walk to J Street and 4th Street, take the bus to I St & 9th St, then take the taxi to Nevada City. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Nevada City.

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 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
Yuba-Sutter Transit
Phone
+1 (530) 634-6880
Website
yubasuttertransit.com
Bus from J Street and 4th Street to I St & 9th St
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
yubasuttertransit.com
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Taxi from I St & 9th St to Nevada City
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140

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