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There are 10 ways to get from San Francisco to Richardson by plane, tram, train, bus or car

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Fly San Francisco to Dallas  •  6h 25m

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Dallas (DAL) SFO - DAL

$132 - $434

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Fly San Francisco to Dallas/Ft.Worth, tram  •  7h 18m

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) SFO - DFW
  2. Take the tram from Dfw Airport Station to Spring Valley Station

$129 - $281

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Fly Oakland to Dallas  •  6h 34m

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Dallas (DAL) OAK - DAL

$176 - $507

Fly Oakland to Dallas/Ft.Worth, tram  •  7h 34m

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) OAK - DFW
  2. Take the tram from Dfw Airport Station to Spring Valley Station

$133 - $344

Caltrain to San Jose, fly to Dallas  •  7h 49m

  1. Take the Caltrain from San Francisco Caltrain to Santa Clara Caltrain
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Dallas (DAL) SJC - DAL

$187 - $572

Caltrain to San Jose, fly to Dallas/Ft.Worth, tram  •  8h 54m

  1. Take the Caltrain from San Francisco Caltrain to Santa Clara Caltrain
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) SJC - DFW
  3. Take the tram from Dfw Airport Station to Spring Valley Station

$134 - $429

Bus  •  40h 36m

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca 6853 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Dallas, Tx 1408 / ...

$190 - $266

Bus, train  •  2 days 0h

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco to LA Downtown FlixBus
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station to Dallas Union Station Texas Eagle

$177 - $258

Caltrain, train  •  2 days 6h

  1. Take the Caltrain from San Francisco Caltrain to San Jose Diridon Caltrain
  2. Take the train from San Jose Diridon Station to Los Angeles Union Station
  3. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station to Dallas Union Station

$228 - $325

Drive  •  28h 24m

  1. Drive from San Francisco to Richardson 1740.1 miles

$170 - $250

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The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to Richardson is to fly and tram which costs $120 - $290 and takes 7h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco to Richardson is to fly which costs $130 - $440 and takes 6h 25m.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Francisco to Richardson station. However, there are services departing from San Francisco, Ca and arriving at Spring Valley Station via Los Angeles, Ca, Cbd West Tc and Addison Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40h 36m.

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The distance between San Francisco and Richardson is 1489 miles. The road distance is 1740.1 miles.

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The best way to get from San Francisco to Richardson without a car is to bus which takes 40h 36m and costs $190 - $270.

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It takes approximately 6h 25m to get from San Francisco to Richardson, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from San Francisco to Richardson is to fly which takes 6h 25m and costs $130 - $440. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $190 - $270 and takes 40h 36m, you could also Caltrain and train, which costs $220 - $330 and takes 2 days 6h.

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The quickest flight from San Francisco Airport to Dallas Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 20m.

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San Francisco to Richardson bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Dallas, Tx station.

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Map of how to get from San Francisco to Richardson.
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  • Distance: 1489 miles
  • Duration: 6h 25m

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

Southwest Airlines and Alaska Airlines, Inc. fly from San Francisco to Richardson hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from San Francisco to Richardson via Los Angeles, Ca, Dallas, Tx, Cbd West Tc, and Addison Transit Center in around 40h 36m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Francisco to Dallas
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from San Francisco to Dallas via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from San Francisco to Dallas via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from San Francisco to Dallas via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from San Francisco to Dallas via San Diego
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from San Francisco to Dallas via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Oakland to Dallas
Ave. Duration
3h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Oakland to Dallas via Ontario/San Bernardino
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Oakland to Dallas via Reno
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Oakland to Dallas via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Oakland to Dallas via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Oakland to Dallas via San Diego
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Oakland to Dallas via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from San Jose to Dallas
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from San Jose to Dallas via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5h 11m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from San Jose to Dallas via Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from San Jose to Dallas via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from San Jose to Dallas via San Diego
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from San Jose to Dallas via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Francisco to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from San Francisco to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Oakland to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Oakland to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from San Jose to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from San Jose to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from San Jose to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from San Jose to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Francisco to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Oakland to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from San Jose to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from San Jose to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Francisco to Dallas
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Oakland to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from San Jose to Dallas
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $850
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Oakland to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Oakland to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Train operators
Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART)
Phone
214-979-1111
Website
dart.org
Tram from Dfw Airport Station to Spring Valley Station
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
More information at
dart.org
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
Train from San Francisco Caltrain to San Jose Diridon Caltrain
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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 Los Angeles Union Station to Dallas Union Station
Ave. Duration
39h 20m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$160 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Premium
$440 - $650
Flexi Coach Seat
$330 - $490
Business Seat
$360 - $550
Train from San Jose Diridon Station to Los Angeles Union Station
Ave. Duration
10h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Premium
$240 - $330
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Seat
$100 - $150
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, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $60
Flexible
$70 - $110
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
29h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$140 - $200
Flexible
$200 - $290
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from San Francisco to LA Downtown
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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Richardson is 2h ahead of San Francisco. It is currently 2:05 PM in San Francisco and 4:05 PM in Richardson.

Yes, the driving distance between San Francisco to Richardson is 1740 miles. It takes approximately 28h 24m to drive from San Francisco to Richardson.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc. and Southwest Airlines offer flights from San Francisco Airport to Dallas Airport.

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There are 646+ hotels available in Richardson. Prices start at $72 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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