There are 5 ways to get from San Francisco to Omaha by plane, bus, train 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 from San Francisco  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Omaha (OMA) SFO - OMA

$158 - $510

4 alternative options

Fly from Oakland  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Omaha (OMA) OAK - OMA

$182 - $613

Bus  •  41 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco, Ca to Reno, Nv
  2. Take the bus from Reno, Nv to Denver, Co
  3. Take the bus from Denver, CO to Omaha, NE

$202 - $483

Train  •  43 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Richmond Transit Station Amtrak to Omaha Amtrak California Zephyr

$234 - $705

Drive  •  25 h 3 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco to Omaha 1678.2 miles

$160 - $240

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

Frontier Airlines, United Airlines and four other airlines fly from San Francisco to Omaha hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from San Francisco to Omaha via Reno, Nv, Denver, Co, and Denver, CO in around 41 h 7 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Francisco to Omaha via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,600
Flights from San Francisco to Omaha via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,600
Flights from San Francisco to Omaha via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,600
Flights from Oakland to Omaha via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $650
Flights from Oakland to Omaha via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $650
Flights from Oakland to Omaha via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $650
Flights from Oakland to Omaha via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $650
Flights from Oakland to Omaha via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Francisco to Omaha via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Oakland to Omaha via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Omaha
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from San Francisco to Omaha via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Oakland to Omaha via Portland
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Oakland to Omaha via Seattle
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from San Francisco to Omaha
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,000
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Oakland to Omaha via Phoenix esa Gateway
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Oakland to Omaha via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,300
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Richmond Transit Station Amtrak to Omaha Amtrak
Ave. Duration
41 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$230 - $350
Flexi Coach Seat
$420 - $600
Business Coach Seat
$500 - $700
Room
$900 - $1,300
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 Reno, Nv
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Reno, Nv to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
23 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $260
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$100 - $170
Flexible
$190 - $260
Express Arrow vehicles
Website
expressarrow.com
Bus from Denver, CO to Omaha, NE
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160
Schedules at
expressarrow.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between San Francisco and Omaha is 2295 km. The road distance is 2685 km.

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to Omaha is to drive which costs $160 - $240 and takes 25 h 3 min.

The quickest way to get from San Francisco to Omaha is to fly which takes 6 h 4 min and costs $150 - $550.

No, there is no direct bus from San Francisco to Omaha. However, there are services departing from San Francisco, Ca and arriving at Omaha, NE via Reno, Nv and Denver, CO. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41 h 7 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 4 min to get from San Francisco to Omaha, including transfers.