There are 4 ways to get from San Francisco to Watsonville by bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus via San Jose, Ca  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco, Ca to San Jose, Ca 6853
  2. Take the bus from San Jose, Ca to Watsonville, Ca 6725 / ...

$23 - $50

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco, Ca to Watsonville, Ca 6725 / ...

$16 - $40

2 alternative options

Caltrain, bus  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from San Francisco Caltrain to San Jose Diridon Caltrain Bullet / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Jose, Ca to Watsonville, Ca 6725 / ...

$20 - $36

Drive  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco to Watsonville 88.5 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to Watsonville is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco to Watsonville is to drive which takes 1 h 35 min and costs $8 - $13.

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The distance between San Francisco and Watsonville is 113 km. The road distance is 142 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 10 min to get from San Francisco to Watsonville, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from San Francisco, Ca and arriving at Watsonville, Ca. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 30 min.

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

You can take a bus from San Francisco to Watsonville via San Jose, Ca in around 3 h 10 min.

Train operators
Caltrain
Website
caltrain.com
Train from San Francisco Caltrain to San Jose Diridon Caltrain
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Francisco, Ca to San Jose, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $25
Bus from San Jose, Ca to Watsonville, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $25
Bus from San Francisco, Ca to Watsonville, Ca
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$29 - $40

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