There are 12 ways to get from San Francisco to New Jersey by plane, train, bus 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 Newark  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Newark (EWR) SFO - EWR

$157 - $511

Cheapest option

Fly San Francisco to New York JFK  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to New York JFK (JFK) SFO - JFK

$148 - $452

10 alternative options

Fly Oakland to Newark  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Newark (EWR) OAK - EWR

$221 - $864

Fly Oakland to New York JFK  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to New York JFK (JFK) OAK - JFK

$172 - $575

Caltrain to San Jose, fly to Newark  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from San Francisco Caltrain to Santa Clara Caltrain
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Newark (EWR) SJC - EWR

$152 - $496

Fly San Francisco to Philadelphia, train  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Philadelphia (PHL) SFO - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak

$196 - $758

Fly Oakland to Baltimore, train  •  9 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Baltimore (BWI) OAK - BWI
  2. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak

$245 - $756

Train, bus  •  2 days 21 h

  1. Take the train from Richmond Transit Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak California Zephyr
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to New York Djb149 / ...

$392 - $1,014

Bus  •  3 days 2 h

  1. Take the bus from Oakland, Ca to Las Vegas, Nv 6781
  2. Take the bus from Las Vegas, Nv to Newark, Nj 1684

$303 - $776

Train via New York Penn Station  •  3 days 2 h

  1. Take the train from Richmond Transit Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak California Zephyr
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station Lake Shore Limited

$444 - $1,315

Train  •  3 days 9 h

  1. Take the train from Richmond Transit Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak California Zephyr
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Amtrak Cardinal

$434 - $1,335

Drive  •  45 h 22 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco to Newark 2914.7 miles

$280 - $420

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to New Jersey is to fly which costs $150 - $550 and takes 7 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco to New Jersey is to fly which costs $150 - $550 and takes 7 h 11 min.

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The distance between San Francisco and New Jersey is 2569 miles. The road distance is 2914.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 7 h 11 min to get from San Francisco to New Jersey, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Francisco to New Jersey. However, there are services departing from San Francisco, Ca and arriving at Newark, Nj via Oakland, Ca and Las Vegas, Nv. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 2 h.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Francisco to New Jersey is 2915 miles. It takes approximately 45 h 22 min to drive from San Francisco to New Jersey.

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Map of how to get from San Francisco to New Jersey.
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  • Distance: 2569.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 11 min

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

United Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and three other airlines fly from San Francisco to Elizabeth hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from San Francisco to Newark via Oakland, Ca and Las Vegas, Nv in around 3 days 2 h.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Francisco to Newark via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from San Francisco to Newark via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Oakland to Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Oakland to Newark via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Oakland to Newark via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Oakland to Newark via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Oakland to Newark via San Diego
Ave. Duration
7 h 47 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Flights from Oakland to Newark via Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from San Jose to Newark via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from San Jose to Newark via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from San Jose to Newark via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from San Jose to Newark via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from San Jose to Newark via San Diego
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from San Francisco to Philadelphia via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from San Francisco to Philadelphia via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from San Francisco to Philadelphia via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from San Francisco to Philadelphia via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Oakland to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Oakland to Baltimore via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Oakland to Baltimore via Nashville
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Oakland to Baltimore via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Oakland to Baltimore via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Oakland to Baltimore via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from San Francisco to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from San Jose to Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from San Jose to Newark via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from San Francisco to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Flights from San Francisco to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Flights from San Francisco to Philadelphia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Oakland to Newark via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from San Francisco to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from San Francisco to New York JFK via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Oakland to New York JFK via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Oakland to New York JFK via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
9 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from San Jose to Newark via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from San Jose to Newark via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from San Jose to Newark via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Oakland to Baltimore via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Francisco to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Oakland to New York JFK via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Oakland to New York JFK via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from San Jose to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from San Francisco to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from San Francisco to Philadelphia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Francisco to Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from San Francisco to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Oakland to New York JFK via Seattle
Ave. Duration
8 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,400
Flights from San Jose to Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from San Francisco to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from San Francisco to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Oakland to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Oakland to New York JFK via Long Beach
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from San Francisco to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Oakland to Baltimore via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Oakland to Baltimore via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Train operators
Caltrain
Phone
+1 650-508-6200
Website
caltrain.com
Train from San Francisco Caltrain to Santa Clara Caltrain
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $190
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 New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
19 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $330
Business Coach Seat
$260 - $370
Room
$500 - $700
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
26 h 53 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $430
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$140 - $220
Flexi Coach Seat
$260 - $380
Business Coach Seat
$310 - $430
Room
$550 - $800
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
Bus operators
D&J Bus
Bus from Chicago, IL to New York
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from Chicago to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100
Schedules at
wandacoach.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 Oakland, Ca to Las Vegas, Nv
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $160
Bus from Las Vegas, Nv to Newark, Nj
Ave. Duration
2 days 11 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$230 - $390
Flexible
$460 - $600

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