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There are 7 ways to get from San Francisco to Sorrento Valley by plane, bus, subway, train or car

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Fly from San Francisco, line 235 bus, line 237 bus  •  4h 49m

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to San Diego (SAN) SFO - SAN
  2. Take the line 235 bus from Broadway & 5th Av to Miramar College Transit Station
  3. Take the line 237 bus from Miramar College Transit Station to Mira Mesa Bl & Pacific Heights Bl

$82 - $327

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Bus Flixbus USA  •  12h 51m

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco to San Diego FlixBus

$22 - $36

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BART to Oakland, fly, line 235 bus, line 237 bus  •  4h 57m

  1. Take the BART from Civic Center/UN Plaza to Coliseum
  2. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to San Diego (SAN) OAK - SAN
  3. Take the line 235 bus from Broadway & 5th Av to Miramar College Transit Station
  4. Take the line 237 bus from Miramar College Transit Station to Mira Mesa Bl & Pacific Heights Bl

$96 - $370

Caltrain to San Jose, fly  •  6h 2m

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

$92 - $355

Bus Xe Do Hoang Transportation  •  11h 18m

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco, CA to San Diego, CA Northern CA-Southern CA

$82 - $83

Train  •  18h 11m

  1. Take the train from Oakland Jack London Square Station to Los Angeles Union Station Coast Starlight
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station to San Diego Sorrento Valley Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

$105 - $277

Drive  •  8h 12m

  1. Drive from San Francisco to Sorrento Valley 492.4 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to Sorrento Valley is to bus which costs $21 - $40 and takes 12h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco to Sorrento Valley is to fly and line 235 bus and line 237 bus which costs $80 - $330 and takes 4h 49m.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Francisco to Sorrento Valley. However, there are services departing from San Francisco, CA and arriving at Mira Mesa Bl & Pacific Heights Bl via Miramar College Transit Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 18m.

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The distance between San Francisco and Sorrento Valley is 450 miles. The road distance is 492.4 miles.

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The best way to get from San Francisco to Sorrento Valley without a car is to bus which takes 11h 18m and costs $82 - $83.

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It takes approximately 4h 49m to get from San Francisco to Sorrento Valley, including transfers.

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San Francisco to Sorrento Valley bus services, operated by Xe Do Hoang Transportation, depart from San Francisco, CA station.

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The best way to get from San Francisco to Sorrento Valley is to bus which takes 11h 18m and costs $82 - $83. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $100 - $280 and takes 18h 11m.

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The quickest flight from San Francisco Airport to San Diego Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 26m.

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San Francisco to Sorrento Valley bus services, operated by Xe Do Hoang Transportation, arrive at San Diego, CA station.

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Map of how to get from San Francisco to Sorrento Valley.
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  • Distance: 449.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 49m

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

Xe Do Hoang Transportation operates a bus from San Francisco to Sorrento Valley once daily. Tickets cost $80 and the journey takes 10h 30m. Alternatively, you can take a train from San Francisco to Sorrento Valley via Lake Merritt, Oakland Jack London Square Station, Los Angeles Union Station, San Diego Sorrento Valley Amtrak, and Sorrento Valley Coaster Station in around 18h 11m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Francisco to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Oakland to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from San Jose to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Francisco to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from San Jose to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Train operators
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Civic Center/UN Plaza to Coliseum
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
bart.gov
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 Oakland Jack London Square Station to Los Angeles Union Station
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Room
$310 - $430
Train from Los Angeles Union Station to San Diego Sorrento Valley Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Bus operators
San Diego Metro Transit
Phone
+1 619-233-3004
Website
sdmts.com
Bus from Broadway & 5th Av to Miramar College Transit Station
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
sdmts.com
Bus from Miramar College Transit Station to Mira Mesa Bl & Pacific Heights Bl
Ave. Duration
18m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
sdmts.com
Xe Do Hoang Transportation
Phone
+1 408-729-7885 / +1-888-834-9336
Website
xedohoang.com
Bus from San Francisco, CA to San Diego, CA
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80
Schedules at
xedohoang.com
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from San Francisco to San Diego
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between San Francisco to Sorrento Valley is 492 miles. It takes approximately 8h 12m to drive from San Francisco to Sorrento Valley.

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

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There are 1151+ hotels available in Sorrento Valley. Prices start at $99 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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