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

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Bus via Fresno, Ca  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco, Ca to Fresno, Ca 6839 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Fresno, Ca to Visalia, Ca 6825 / ...

$35 - $79

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco, Ca to Visalia, Ca 6825

$27 - $70

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Richmond Transit Station to Fresno Amtrak San Joaquins
  2. Take the bus from Fresno, Ca to Visalia, Ca 6825 / ...

$55 - $129

Drive  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco to Visalia 228.8 miles

$22 - $35

Fly, bus  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Fresno (FAT) SFO - FAT
  2. Take the bus from Fresno, Ca to Visalia, Ca

$198 - $693

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

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

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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.

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The distance between San Francisco and Visalia is 200 miles. The road distance is 228.8 miles.

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The best way to get from San Francisco to Visalia without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 17 min and costs $30 - $80.

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

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San Francisco to Visalia bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from San Francisco, Ca station.

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The quickest flight from San Francisco Airport to Fresno Airport is the direct flight which takes 59 min.

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San Francisco to Visalia bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Visalia, Ca station.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Francisco to Visalia is 229 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 53 min to drive from San Francisco to Visalia.

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United Airlines offers flights from San Francisco Airport to Fresno Airport.

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Map of how to get from San Francisco to Visalia.
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  • Distance: 200.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 17 min

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 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
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 Fresno Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 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
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
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

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