There are 10 ways to get from San Francisco to Ojai by bus, train, night bus, car, plane or subway

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

Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  12 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco, Ca to Santa Barbara, Ca 6725 / ...
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Santa Barbara, CA to Ventura, CA 5602 / ...

Cheapest option

Night bus, train  •  11 h

  1. Take the night bus from San Francisco - Transbay Terminal Amtrak to Santa Barbara Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service
  2. Take the train from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Ventura Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

$24 - $40

8 alternative options

Train  •  13 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Oakland Jack London Square Station to Oxnard Transporta Amtrak Coast Starlight

$65 - $176

Drive  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco to Ojai 372.9 miles

$35 - $55

Fly Oakland to Burbank, train  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Burbank (BUR) OAK - BUR
  2. Take the train from Burbank Bob Hope Airport Amtrak to Ventura Amtrak

$132 - $488

Fly San Francisco to Santa Barbara, bus  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Santa Barbara (SBA) SFO - SBA
  2. Take the bus from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Ventura Amtrak

Fly San Francisco to Burbank, train  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Burbank (BUR) SFO - BUR
  2. Take the train from Burbank Bob Hope Airport Amtrak to Ventura Amtrak

$98 - $515

Caltrain to San Jose, fly to Burbank, train  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from San Francisco Caltrain to Santa Clara Caltrain
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Burbank (BUR) SJC - BUR
  3. Take the train from Burbank Bob Hope Airport Amtrak to Ventura Amtrak

$93 - $370

Fly Oakland to Los Angeles, train  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Los Angeles (LAX) OAK - LAX
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Ventura Amtrak

$85 - $271

BART to Concord, fly to Burbank, train  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Take the BART from Civic Center/UN Plaza to Concord
  2. Fly from Concord (CCR) to Burbank (BUR) CCR - BUR
  3. Take the train from Burbank Bob Hope Airport Amtrak to Ventura Amtrak

$63 - $305

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to Ojai is to night bus and train which costs $23 - $40 and takes 11 h.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco to Ojai is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 28 min.

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The distance between San Francisco and Ojai is 292 miles. The road distance is 372.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 12 h 25 min to get from San Francisco to Ojai, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Francisco to Ojai. However, there are services departing from San Francisco, Ca and arriving at Ojai Park & Ride via Santa Barbara, CA and Thompson & Figueroa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 25 min.

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Map of how to get from San Francisco to Ojai.
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  • Distance: 292 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 25 min

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

You can take a bus from San Francisco to Ojai via Santa Barbara, Ca, Santa Barbara, CA, Ventura, CA, and Thompson & Figueroa in around 12 h 25 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from San Francisco to Ojai once daily. Tickets cost $60 - $170 and the journey takes 10 h 15 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Oakland to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from San Francisco to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $800
Flights from San Jose to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Oakland to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $430
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Santa Barbara
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from San Francisco to Santa Barbara via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from San Francisco to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $700
JetSuiteX
Website
x.jetsuite.com
Flights from Oakland to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Flights from San Jose to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Flights from Concord to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Oakland to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $440
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Jose to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $850
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Oakland to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Oakland Jack London Square Station to Oxnard Transporta Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $170
Room
$280 - $390
Train from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Ventura Amtrak
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
Train from Burbank Bob Hope Airport Amtrak to Ventura Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $200
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Ventura Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
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
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Civic Center/UN Plaza to Concord
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
bart.gov
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Francisco, Ca to Santa Barbara, Ca
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$70 - $95
Amtrak
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Santa Barbara, CA to Ventura, CA
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Night bus from San Francisco - Transbay Terminal Amtrak to Santa Barbara Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Ventura Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com

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