There are 8 ways to get from San Francisco to Victoria by plane, ferry, bus, train, car or car ferry

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 Victoria  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Victoria (YYJ) SFO - YYJ

$128 - $280

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  16 h 53 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco to Port Angeles
  2. Take the car ferry from Port Angeles to Victoria Coho

$106 - $144

6 alternative options

Fly Oakland to Seattle, ferry  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Seattle (SEA) OAK - SEA
  2. Take the ferry from Seattle Clipper Terminal to Victoria Clipper Terminal

$173 - $346

Fly Oakland to Victoria  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Victoria (YYJ) OAK - YYJ

$212 - $813

Fly San Francisco to Nanaimo, bus  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Nanaimo (YCD) SFO - YCD
  2. Take the bus from Nanaimo, BC - Cassidy Airport to Victoria, BC - Uptown Transit Stop

$175 - $685

Caltrain to San Jose, fly to Victoria  •  9 h 16 min

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

$193 - $715

Caltrain to San Jose, fly to Nanaimo, bus  •  10 h 22 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from San Francisco Caltrain to Santa Clara Caltrain
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Nanaimo (YCD) SJC - YCD
  3. Take the bus from Nanaimo, BC - Cassidy Airport to Victoria, BC - Uptown Transit Stop

$230 - $1,740

Train, ferry  •  27 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Oakland Jack London Square Station to Seattle King Street Station Amtrak Coast Starlight
  2. Take the ferry from Seattle Clipper Terminal to Victoria Clipper Terminal SeaVic

$194 - $425

Questions & Answers

The distance between San Francisco and Victoria is 1188 km.

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to Victoria is to drive and car ferry which costs $100 - $150 and takes 16 h 53 min.

The quickest way to get from San Francisco to Victoria is to fly which takes 6 h 40 min and costs $120 - $280.

It takes approximately 6 h 40 min to get from San Francisco to Victoria, including transfers.

What companies run services between San Francisco, CA, USA and Victoria, BC, Canada?

United Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and two other airlines fly from San Francisco to Victoria hourly.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from San Francisco to Victoria
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $500
Flights from San Francisco to Victoria via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $480
Flights from San Francisco to Victoria via Calgary
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $470
Flights from San Francisco to Nanaimo via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,500
Flights from San Francisco to Nanaimo via Calgary, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
7 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,600
Flights from San Francisco to Nanaimo via Edmonton, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,700
Flights from San Jose to Victoria via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,700
Flights from San Jose to Nanaimo via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,700
Flights from San Jose to Nanaimo via Denver, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
8 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $2,000
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Francisco to Victoria via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Oakland to Seattle
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from Oakland to Victoria via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from San Jose to Victoria via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from San Jose to Victoria via Portland, Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from San Jose to Victoria via Santa Ana, Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 59 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Francisco to Victoria via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $430
Flights from Oakland to Victoria via Salt Lake City, Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,600
Flights from Oakland to Victoria via Los Angeles, Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,600
Flights from Oakland to Victoria via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from San Jose to Victoria via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from San Jose to Victoria via Salt Lake City, Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,500
Flights from San Jose to Victoria via Las Vegas, Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 6 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,500
Flights from San Jose to Victoria via Los Angeles, Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,500
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Oakland to Seattle
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from San Francisco to Victoria via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $430
Flights from Oakland to Victoria via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from San Francisco to Nanaimo via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from San Francisco to Nanaimo via Calgary
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from San Francisco to Nanaimo via Vancouver, Calgary
Ave. Duration
7 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from San Jose to Victoria via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from San Jose to Nanaimo via Seattle, Calgary
Ave. Duration
7 h 54 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Victoria
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $500
Flights from San Francisco to Victoria via Calgary
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $470
Train operators
Caltrain
Website
caltrain.com
Train from San Francisco Caltrain to Santa Clara Caltrain
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Oakland Jack London Square Station to Seattle King Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
22 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $350
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Flexi Coach Seat
$210 - $310
Business Coach Seat
$250 - $350
Room
$490 - $700
Bus operators
Tofino Bus
Phone
Toll Free: 1.866.986.3466 Local: 250.725.2871
Email
info@tofinobus.com
Website
tofinobus.com
Bus from Nanaimo, BC - Cassidy Airport to Victoria, BC - Uptown Transit Stop
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
tofinobus.com
Book at
tofinobus.com
Ferry operators
Victoria Clipper
Website
clippervacations.com
Ferry from Seattle Clipper Terminal to Victoria Clipper Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$68
Schedules at
clippervacations.com
Black Ball Ferry Line

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