There are 8 ways to get from San Francisco to Visalia by bus, train, 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

Bus via Fresno, Ca  •  5 h 17 min

  1. 6839 / ...
  2. 6825 / ...

$35 - $79

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 25 min

  1. 6825

$27 - $70

6 alternative options

Train, bus  •  6 h 39 min

  1. San Joaquins
  2. 6825 / ...

$55 - $129

Train, bus via Coliseum  •  6 h 49 min

  1. San Joaquins
  2. 6825 / ...

$54 - $138

Drive  •  3 h 53 min

  1. 228.8 miles

$22 - $35

Fly San Francisco to Fresno, bus  •  5 h 3 min

  1. SFO - FAT

$200 - $693

Fly San Francisco to Bakersfield, bus  •  4 h 59 min

  1. SFO - BFL

$257 - $495

Fly Oakland to Merced, bus  •  5 h 50 min

  1. OAK - MCE

$52 - $105

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

You can take a bus from San Francisco to Visalia via Fresno, Ca in around 5 h 17 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Fresno
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from San Francisco to Bakersfield
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $800
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 Fresno Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$190 - $270
Train from Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak to Fresno Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Room
$200 - $280
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Francisco, Ca to Fresno, Ca
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Fresno, Ca to Visalia, Ca
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24
Bus from San Francisco, Ca to Visalia, Ca
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Bakersfield, Ca to Visalia, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$24 - $35
Bus from Merced, Ca to Fresno, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27

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Questions & Answers

The distance between San Francisco and Visalia is 321 km. The road distance is 366 km.

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to Visalia is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 3 h 53 min.

The quickest way to get from San Francisco to Visalia is to drive which takes 3 h 53 min and costs $22 - $35.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from San Francisco, Ca and arriving at Visalia, Ca. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 25 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 17 min to get from San Francisco to Visalia, including transfers.