There are 11 ways to get from San Francisco to Newport Beach by subway, plane, bus, train, night 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

BART to Oakland, fly to Santa Ana, line 47 bus  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Take the BART from Powell St. to Coliseum
  2. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Santa Ana (SNA) OAK - SNA
  3. Take the line 47 bus from Fairview-Arlington to Hospital-Superior

$109 - $622

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  11 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco - Townsend St & 5th St to Anaheim via Oakland / ...

$14 - $65

9 alternative options

Fly San Francisco to Santa Ana, line 47 bus  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Santa Ana (SNA) SFO - SNA
  2. Take the line 47 bus from Fairview-Arlington to Hospital-Superior

$100 - $299

Fly Oakland to Long Beach, line 1 bus  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Long Beach (LGB) OAK - LGB
  2. Take the line 1 bus from 7Th-Channel to Coast-Balboa Coves

$61 - $292

Fly San Francisco to Long Beach, line 1 bus  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Long Beach (LGB) SFO - LGB
  2. Take the line 1 bus from 7Th-Channel to Coast-Balboa Coves

$62 - $259

Caltrain to San Jose, fly to Santa Ana  •  6 h 2 min

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

$75 - $264

BART to Oakland, fly to Ontario/San Bernardino, bus, line 1 bus  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the BART from Powell St. to Coliseum
  2. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) OAK - ONT
  3. Take the bus from Pomona Transit Center to El Monte Station W
  4. Take the bus from El Monte Station - Lower Level to Channel / 7th
  5. Take the line 1 bus from 7Th-Channel to Coast-Balboa Coves

$111 - $578

Bus Xe Do Hoang Transportation  •  10 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco, CA to Westminster, CA Northern CA-Southern CA

$81 - $91

Train  •  15 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Oakland Jack London Square Station to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Coast Starlight
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

$135 - $299

Night bus  •  10 h 31 min

  1. Take the night bus from Oakland, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca 6849 / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Santa Ana, Ca 9487 / ...

$57 - $139

Drive  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco to Newport Beach 425.3 miles

$40 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to Newport Beach is to bus which costs $14 - $65 and takes 11 h 13 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from San Francisco to Newport Beach is to BART and fly and line 47 bus which costs $100 - $650 and takes 5 h 7 min.

More details

The distance between San Francisco and Newport Beach is 384 miles. The road distance is 425.3 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 5 h 7 min to get from San Francisco to Newport Beach, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from San Francisco to Newport Beach. However, there are services departing from San Francisco, CA and arriving at Hospital-Placentia via Bolsa-Magnolia and 1St-Centennial. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 49 min.

More details

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

Xe Do Hoang Transportation operates a bus from San Francisco to Newport Beach once daily. Tickets cost $78 and the journey takes 8 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from San Francisco to Newport Beach via Lake Merritt, Oakland Jack London Square Station, Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak, and Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak in around 15 h 39 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Oakland to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from San Francisco to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from San Francisco to Santa Ana via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Oakland to Long Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Oakland to Long Beach via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from San Francisco to Long Beach via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from San Jose to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Oakland to Ontario/San Bernardino
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Oakland to Long Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from San Francisco to Long Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $390
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Francisco to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from San Jose to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Train operators
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Powell St. to Coliseum
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
bart.gov
Caltrain
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 Oakland Jack London Square Station to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Room
$310 - $430
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Bus operators
OCTA
Phone
+1 714-560-6282
Website
octa.net
Bus from Fairview-Arlington to Hospital-Superior
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Bus from 7Th-Channel to Coast-Balboa Coves
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Foothill Transit
Phone
+1 800-743-3463
Website
foothilltransit.org
Bus from Pomona Transit Center to El Monte Station W
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
foothilltransit.org
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from El Monte Station - Lower Level to Channel / 7th
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Xe Do Hoang Transportation
Phone
+1 408-729-7885 / +1-888-834-9336
Website
xedohoang.com
Bus from San Francisco, CA to Westminster, CA
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$78
Schedules at
xedohoang.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from San Francisco - Townsend St & 5th St to Anaheim
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $55
Schedules at
us.megabus.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
Night bus from Oakland, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
Night bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Santa Ana, Ca
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21

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