There are 5 ways to get from San Francisco to Summit by plane, bus, car, train or taxi

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 Fargo, bus  •  9 h 45 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Fargo (FAR) SFO - FAR
  2. Take the bus from Fargo, ND to Summit Corner, SD

$274 - $1,062

Cheapest option

Fly San Francisco to Sioux Falls, drive  •  8 h 29 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Sioux Falls (FSD) SFO - FSD
  2. Drive from Sioux Falls to Summit

$168 - $677

3 alternative options

Fly Oakland to Sioux Falls, drive  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Sioux Falls (FSD) OAK - FSD
  2. Drive from Sioux Falls to Summit

$322 - $1,230

Train, bus, taxi  •  2 days 22 h

  1. Take the train from Richmond Transit Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Winona Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Winona, MN to MSP Airport
  4. Take the Bus from Minneapolis-St Paul International Airport, MN to Morris, MN - UMM
  5. Take a taxi from Morris, MN - UMM to Summit

$589 - $1,375

Drive  •  29 h 18 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco to Summit 1952.4 miles

$190 - $280

Questions & Answers

The distance between San Francisco and Summit is 1413 miles. The road distance is 1952.4 miles.

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The best way to get from San Francisco to Summit without a car is to train and bus and taxi which takes 2 days 22 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 45 min to get from San Francisco to Summit, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from San Francisco Airport to Fargo Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 32 min and has one stopover.

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Summit is 2 h ahead of San Francisco. It is currently 9:50 PM in San Francisco and 11:50 PM in Summit.

Yes, the driving distance between San Francisco to Summit is 1952 miles. It takes approximately 29 h 18 min to drive from San Francisco to Summit.

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American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines offer flights from San Francisco Airport to Fargo Airport.

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The best way to get from San Francisco to San Francisco Airport is to BART which takes 28 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from San Francisco to Summit.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 1412.8 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 45 min

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

There is no direct connection from San Francisco to Summit. However, you can take the BART to San Francisco International Airport BART Station, take the walk to San Francisco airport, fly to Fargo, take the taxi to Fargo, ND, then take the bus to Summit. Alternatively, you can take the BART to San Francisco International Airport BART Station, take the walk to San Francisco airport, fly to Sioux Falls, then take the drive to Summit.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Fargo via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from San Francisco to Fargo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from San Francisco to Fargo via Medford, Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from San Francisco to Sioux Falls via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from San Francisco to Sioux Falls via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from San Francisco to Sioux Falls via Salt Lake City, Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Oakland to Sioux Falls via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Francisco to Fargo via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from San Francisco to Fargo via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 33 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from San Francisco to Sioux Falls via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from San Francisco to Sioux Falls via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Oakland to Sioux Falls via Salt Lake City, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Francisco to Fargo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from San Francisco to Fargo via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from San Francisco to Sioux Falls via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from San Francisco to Sioux Falls via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from San Francisco to Sioux Falls via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Oakland to Sioux Falls via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Flights from Oakland to Sioux Falls via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from San Francisco to Sioux Falls via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Train operators
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Richmond Transit Station to Chicago Union Station
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
Train from Chicago Union Station to Winona Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$240 - $340
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Fargo, ND to Summit Corner, SD
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Go Carefree Shuttle
Website
gocarefreeshuttle.com
Bus from Winona, MN to MSP Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
gocarefreeshuttle.com
Executive Express
Website
executiveexpress.biz
Bus from Minneapolis-St Paul International Airport, MN to Morris, MN - UMM
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Schedules at
executiveexpress.biz
Other operators
Taxi from Morris, MN - UMM to Summit
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170

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