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There are 9 ways to get from San Francisco to Palos Heights by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly San Francisco to Chicago Midway  •  6h 46m

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Chicago Midway (MDW) SFO - MDW

$148 - $400

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Fly San Francisco to Chicago O'Hare  •  7h 52m

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) SFO - ORD

$82 - $329

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Fly Oakland to Chicago Midway  •  6h 55m

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Chicago Midway (MDW) OAK - MDW

$152 - $613

Fly Oakland to Chicago O'Hare  •  8h 4m

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) OAK - ORD

$116 - $402

Caltrain to San Jose, fly to Chicago Midway  •  8h 10m

  1. Take the Caltrain from San Francisco Caltrain to Santa Clara Caltrain
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Chicago Midway (MDW) SJC - MDW

$183 - $438

Caltrain to San Jose, fly to Chicago O'Hare  •  9h 26m

  1. Take the Caltrain from San Francisco Caltrain to Santa Clara Caltrain
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) SJC - ORD

$157 - $477

Train  •  2 days 6h

  1. Take the train from Richmond Amtrak to Chicago Union Station California Zephyr

$299 - $912

Bus  •  2 days 7h

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco to Reno
  2. Take the bus from Reno, Nv to Denver, Co
  3. Take the bus from Denver, CO to Champaign, IL
  4. Take the bus from Champaign - Illinois Terminal to Chicago Midway Airport

$257 - $500

Drive  •  32h 42m

  1. Drive from San Francisco to Palos Heights 2145.1 miles

$210 - $310

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The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to Palos Heights is to fly which costs $80 - $330 and takes 7h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco to Palos Heights is to fly which costs $140 - $400 and takes 6h 46m.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Francisco to Palos Heights. However, there are services departing from San Francisco and arriving at Harlem/123rd via Reno, Nv, Denver, CO, Champaign - Illinois Terminal and Midway CTA Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 7h.

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The distance between San Francisco and Palos Heights is 1858 miles. The road distance is 2145.1 miles.

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The best way to get from San Francisco to Palos Heights without a car is to train which takes 2 days 6h and costs $290 - $950.

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It takes approximately 6h 46m to get from San Francisco to Palos Heights, including transfers.

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San Francisco to Palos Heights bus services, operated by Flixbus USA, depart from San Francisco station.

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The best way to get from San Francisco to Palos Heights is to fly which takes 6h 46m and costs $140 - $400. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $290 - $950 and takes 2 days 6h, you could also bus, which costs $250 - $500 and takes 2 days 7h.

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The quickest flight from San Francisco Airport to Chicago Midway Airport is the direct flight which takes 4h.

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San Francisco to Palos Heights bus services, operated by Peoria Charter Coach Company, arrive at Chicago Midway Airport station.

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Map of how to get from San Francisco to Palos Heights.
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  • Distance: 1857.7 miles
  • Duration: 6h 46m

What companies run services between San Francisco, CA, USA and Palos Heights, IL, USA?

Southwest Airlines and Delta fly from San Francisco to Palos Heights hourly. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from San Francisco to Palos Heights once daily. Tickets cost $290 - $900 and the journey takes 2 days 3h.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Francisco to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from San Francisco to Chicago Midway via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from San Francisco to Chicago Midway via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6h 7m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from San Francisco to Chicago Midway via Burbank
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from San Francisco to Chicago Midway via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from San Francisco to Chicago Midway via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Oakland to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Oakland to Chicago Midway via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Oakland to Chicago Midway via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Oakland to Chicago Midway via Burbank
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Oakland to Chicago Midway via Kansas City
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Oakland to Chicago Midway via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Oakland to Chicago Midway via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from San Jose to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from San Jose to Chicago Midway via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from San Jose to Chicago Midway via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from San Jose to Chicago Midway via San Diego
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from San Jose to Chicago Midway via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6h 3m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Francisco to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Oakland to Chicago O'Hare via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Oakland to Chicago O'Hare via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Oakland to Chicago O'Hare via Portland
Ave. Duration
8h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from San Jose to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from San Jose to Chicago O'Hare via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from San Jose to Chicago O'Hare via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from San Jose to Chicago O'Hare via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 59m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from San Jose to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from San Jose to Chicago O'Hare via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Francisco to Chicago Midway via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 28m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Oakland to Chicago O'Hare via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Oakland to Chicago O'Hare via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 24m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from San Jose to Chicago O'Hare via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6h 24m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from San Jose to Chicago O'Hare via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Francisco to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Oakland to Chicago O'Hare via Seattle
Ave. Duration
8h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from San Jose to Chicago O'Hare via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Oakland to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Oakland to Chicago O'Hare via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Oakland to Chicago O'Hare via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Oakland to Chicago O'Hare via Houston
Ave. Duration
8h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Train operators
Caltrain
Phone
+1 650-508-6200
Website
caltrain.com
Train from San Francisco Caltrain to Santa Clara Caltrain
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
caltrain.com
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 Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 days 3h
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
Bus operators
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from San Francisco to Reno
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Schedules at
flixbus.com
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 Reno, Nv to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $260
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$100 - $170
Flexible
$190 - $260
Peoria Charter Coach Company
Website
peoriacharter.com
Bus from Champaign - Illinois Terminal to Chicago Midway Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $31
Schedules at
peoriacharter.com

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Palos Heights is 2h ahead of San Francisco. It is currently 8:19 PM in San Francisco and 10:19 PM in Palos Heights.

Yes, the driving distance between San Francisco to Palos Heights is 2145 miles. It takes approximately 32h 42m to drive from San Francisco to Palos Heights.

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Delta and Southwest Airlines offer flights from San Francisco Airport to Chicago Midway Airport.

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There are 114+ hotels available in Palos Heights. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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The best way to get from San Francisco to San Francisco Airport is to BART which takes 28m and costs $6 - $9.

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