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There are 6 ways to get from San Francisco to São Nicolau by subway or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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BART to San Jose, fly to Sao Vicente, travel

  1. Take the BART from Powell Street to Milpitas
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Sao Vicente (VXE)
  3. Travel from Sao Vicente to Tarrafal de São Nicolau

Fly San Francisco to Sal Island, travel

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Sal Island (SID)
  2. Travel from Sal Island to Tarrafal de São Nicolau

Fly San Francisco to Praia, travel

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Praia (RAI)
  2. Travel from Praia to Tarrafal de São Nicolau

Fly San Francisco to Boa Vista, travel

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Boa Vista (BVC)
  2. Travel from Boa Vista to Tarrafal de São Nicolau

Fly San Francisco to Sao Vicente, travel

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Sao Vicente (VXE)
  2. Travel from Sao Vicente to Tarrafal de São Nicolau

Fly Oakland to Sao Vicente, travel

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Sao Vicente (VXE)
  2. Travel from Sao Vicente to Tarrafal de São Nicolau

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Questions & Answers

It is approximately 9576 km to get from San Francisco to São Nicolau.

It takes approximately 31h 45m to get from San Francisco to São Nicolau, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from San Jose Airport to Sao Vicente Airport. The quickest flight takes 32h 28m and has two stopovers.

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São Nicolau is 7h ahead of San Francisco. It is currently 1:35 PM in San Francisco and 8:35 PM in São Nicolau.

United Airlines, JetBlue Airways and TAP Portugal offer flights from San Jose Airport to Sao Vicente Airport.

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There are two+ hotels available in São Nicolau. 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 31 min and costs $8 - $10.

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Map of how to get from San Francisco to São Nicolau.
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  • Distance: 9576.4 km
  • Duration: 31h 45m

What companies run services between San Francisco, CA, USA and São Nicolau, Cabo Verde?

There is no direct connection from San Francisco to São Nicolau. However, you can take the BART to Milpitas, take the walk to Milpitas Transit Center, take the line 60 bus to San Jose Airport Terminal A, take the walk to San Jose airport, fly to Sao Vicente, then take the travel to Tarrafal de São Nicolau. Alternatively, you can take the BART to San Francisco International Airport, take the walk to San Francisco airport, fly to Sal Island, then take the travel to Tarrafal de São Nicolau.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from San Jose to Sao Vicente via Chicago O'Hare, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
26h 28m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $4,300
Flights from San Jose to Sao Vicente via Boston, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
35h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $4,300
Flights from San Jose to Sao Vicente via New York JFK, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
34h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $4,300
Flights from San Francisco to Sal Island via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
24h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,200
Flights from San Francisco to Praia via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
24h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,800
Flights from San Francisco to Praia via Montreal, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
21h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,500
Flights from San Francisco to Praia via Toronto, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
22h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,900
Flights from San Francisco to Boa Vista via Boston, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
24h 45m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Flights from San Francisco to Boa Vista via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
37h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from San Francisco to Sao Vicente via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
17h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,500
Flights from Oakland to Sao Vicente via Chicago O'Hare, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
22h 32m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,600 - $4,600
Azores Airlines
Website
azoresairlines.pt
Flights from San Francisco to Praia via Toronto, Ponta Delgada
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$750 - $1,000
Flights from San Francisco to Praia via Boston, Ponta Delgada
Ave. Duration
17h 43m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,600
TUI Airlines Netherlands
Website
tui.nl
Flights from San Francisco to Sal Island via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,500
Air Senegal
Website
flyairsenegal.com
Flights from San Francisco to Praia via New York JFK, Blaise Diagne
Ave. Duration
21h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $440
Train operators
BART
Phone
+1-510-464-6000
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Powell Street to Milpitas
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
bart.gov

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