There are 5 ways to get from San Francisco to Sonora by train, taxi, bus, subway, car 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.

Recommended option

Train, taxi  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Richmond Transit Station Amtrak to Modesto Amtrak San Joaquins
  2. Take a taxi from Modesto Amtrak to Sonora

$153 - $220

Cheapest option

Fly, drive  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Merced (MCE) OAK - MCE
  2. Drive from Merced to Sonora

$33 - $60

3 alternative options

Bus, line 60 bus, taxi  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco, Ca to Modesto, Ca
  2. Take the line 60 bus from Modesto Transit Center to S. Maag Ave. & E. F. St. 60
  3. Take a taxi from S. Maag Ave. & E. F. St. to Sonora

$112 - $156

BART, bus, line 60 bus, taxi  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the BART from Civic Center/UN Plaza to Dublin/Pleasanton
  2. Take the bus from BART Dublin Station to Downtown Transit Center
  3. Take the line 60 bus from Modesto Transit Center to S. Maag Ave. & E. F. St. 60
  4. Take a taxi from S. Maag Ave. & E. F. St. to Sonora

$103 - $131

Drive  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco to Sonora 133 miles

$13 - $19

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

There is no direct connection from San Francisco to Sonora. However, you can take the BART to Richmond, take the walk to Richmond Transit Station Amtrak, take the train to Modesto Amtrak, then take the taxi to Sonora. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Modesto, Ca, take the walk to Modesto Transit Center, take the line 60 bus to S. Maag Ave. & E. F. St., then take the taxi to Sonora.

Airlines
Boutique Air
Website
boutiqueair.com
Flights from Oakland to Merced
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Richmond Transit Station Amtrak to Modesto Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Civic Center/UN Plaza to Dublin/Pleasanton
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
bart.gov
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Francisco, Ca to Modesto, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$27 - $35
StaRT
Phone
+1 800-262-1516
Website
srt.org
Bus from Modesto Transit Center to S. Maag Ave. & E. F. St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
srt.org
Modesto Area Express
Website
modestoareaexpress.com
Bus from BART Dublin Station to Downtown Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
modestoareaexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Modesto Amtrak to Sonora
Ave. Duration
59 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Desoto Cab Co
Phone
+1 209-999-9999
Website
desotocab.webs.com
Red Top Taxi
Phone
+1 209-524-4741
Website
redtoptaxicabs.com
Metro Cab Co
Phone
+1 209-888-8888
Website
metrocabmodesto.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from San Francisco to Sonora?

The distance between San Francisco and Sonora is 180 km. The road distance is 213 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from San Francisco to Sonora?

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to Sonora is to drive which costs $13 - $19 and takes 2 h 31 min.

What is the fastest way to get from San Francisco to Sonora?

The quickest way to get from San Francisco to Sonora is to drive which takes 2 h 31 min and costs $13 - $19.

How long does it take to get from San Francisco to Sonora?

It takes approximately 4 h 41 min to get from San Francisco to Sonora, including transfers.