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There are 7 ways to get from San Francisco to Oroville by bus, train, subway, car or plane

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Bus  •  5h 34m

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco to Sacramento "Greyhound"
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento to Oroville Amtrak Bus Stop Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

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Train  •  7h 2m

  1. Take the train from Oakland to Chico Amtrak Coast Starlight

$33 - $54

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Train, bus  •  5h 43m

  1. Take the train from Richmond to Sacramento Capitol Corridor / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento to Oroville Amtrak Bus Stop Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

BART, bus  •  6h 17m

  1. Take the BART from Civic Center / UN Plaza to Pleasant Hill / Contra Costa Centre
  2. Take the bus from Pleasant Hill BART Station to Sacramento Valley Station
  3. Take the bus from Sacramento to Oroville Amtrak Bus Stop

Drive  •  2h 44m

  1. Drive from San Francisco to Oroville 152.4 miles

$14 - $22

Fly to Sacramento, bus  •  5h 26m

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Sacramento (SMF) SFO - SMF
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento to Oroville Amtrak Bus Stop

Fly to Redding, bus  •  5h 45m

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Redding (RDD) SFO - RDD
  2. Take the bus from Redding Amtrak Bus Stop to Oroville Amtrak Bus Stop

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The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to Oroville is to drive which costs $14 - $22 and takes 2h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco to Oroville is to drive which costs $14 - $22 and takes 2h 44m.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Francisco to Oroville. However, there are services departing from San Francisco and arriving at Oroville Amtrak Bus Stop via Richards Blvd & Sequoia Pacific Blvd and Sacramento. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 34m.

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The distance between San Francisco and Oroville is 130 miles. The road distance is 152.4 miles.

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The best way to get from San Francisco to Oroville without a car is to bus which takes 5h 34m and costs .

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It takes approximately 5h 34m to get from San Francisco to Oroville, including transfers.

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San Francisco to Oroville bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from San Francisco station.

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The best way to get from San Francisco to Oroville is to bus which takes 5h 34m and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs $30 - $55 and takes 7h 2m.

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The quickest flight from San Francisco Airport to Sacramento Airport is the direct flight which takes 43 min.

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San Francisco to Oroville bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Oroville Amtrak Bus Stop station.

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Map of how to get from San Francisco to Oroville.
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  • Distance: 129.6 miles
  • Duration: 5h 34m

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

You can take a bus from San Francisco to Oroville via Sacramento, Richards Blvd & Sequoia Pacific Blvd, 7Th St & J St, and Sacramento in around 5h 34m. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Oakland to Chico Amtrak once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 4h 8m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from San Francisco to Redding
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Richmond to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Train from Oakland to Chico Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Seat
$55 - $80
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Civic Center / UN Plaza to Pleasant Hill / Contra Costa Centre
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
bart.gov
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 to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $23
Flexible
$30 - $50
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Sacramento to Oroville Amtrak Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Bus from Redding Amtrak Bus Stop to Oroville Amtrak Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Fairfield and Suisun Transit
Phone
(707) 422-2877
Website
fasttransit.org
Bus from Pleasant Hill BART Station to Sacramento Valley Station
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
FAST

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Yes, the driving distance between San Francisco to Oroville is 152 miles. It takes approximately 2h 44m to drive from San Francisco to Oroville.

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United Airlines offers flights from San Francisco Airport to Sacramento Airport.

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There are nine+ hotels available in Oroville. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from San Francisco to San Francisco Airport is to BART which takes 26 min and costs $8 - $10.

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