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

Fly San Francisco to Chicago Midway  •  6 h 44 min

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

$148 - $400

Cheapest option

Fly San Francisco to Chicago O'Hare  •  7 h 57 min

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

$82 - $329

7 alternative options

Fly Oakland to Chicago Midway  •  6 h 48 min

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

$152 - $613

Fly Oakland to Chicago O'Hare  •  8 h 8 min

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

$116 - $402

Caltrain to San Jose, fly to Chicago Midway  •  7 h 58 min

  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 - $435

Caltrain to San Jose, fly to Chicago O'Hare  •  9 h 3 min

  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 - $474

Train  •  2 days 6 h

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

$296 - $908

Bus  •  2 days 10 h

  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 Champaign, IL
  4. Take the bus from Champaign - Illinois Terminal to Chicago Midway Airport

$275 - $536

Drive  •  32 h 42 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco to Palos Heights 2145.1 miles

$210 - $310

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to Palos Heights is to fly which costs $80 - $330 and takes 7 h 57 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from San Francisco to Palos Heights is to fly which costs $140 - $400 and takes 6 h 44 min.

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

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 6 h 44 min to get from San Francisco to Palos Heights, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from San Francisco to Palos Heights. However, there are services departing from San Francisco, Ca 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 10 h.

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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 3 h.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Francisco to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from San Francisco to Chicago Midway via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from San Francisco to Chicago Midway via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from San Francisco to Chicago Midway via Burbank
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from San Francisco to Chicago Midway via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Oakland to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Oakland to Chicago Midway via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Oakland to Chicago Midway via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Oakland to Chicago Midway via Kansas City
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Oakland to Chicago Midway via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from San Jose to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from San Jose to Chicago Midway via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from San Jose to Chicago Midway via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from San Jose to Chicago Midway via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from San Jose to Chicago Midway via Burbank
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from San Jose to Chicago Midway via Boise
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from San Jose to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from San Jose to Chicago O'Hare via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Francisco to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Oakland to Chicago O'Hare via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Oakland to Chicago O'Hare via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from San Jose to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from San Jose to Chicago O'Hare via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Francisco to Chicago Midway via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from San Francisco to Chicago O'Hare via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Oakland to Chicago O'Hare via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from San Jose to Chicago Midway via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from San Jose to Chicago O'Hare via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Francisco to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Oakland to Chicago O'Hare via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from San Jose to Chicago O'Hare via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 44 min
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
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Oakland to Chicago O'Hare via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
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
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Amtrak
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Richmond Transit Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 days 3 h
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
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 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
Burlington Trailways
Peoria Charter Coach Company
Website
peoriacharter.com
Bus from Champaign - Illinois Terminal to Chicago Midway Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $31
Schedules at
peoriacharter.com

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