There are 8 ways to get from San Francisco to Whistler by plane, bus, train, subway 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.

Recommended option

Fly San Francisco to Vancouver, Express Bus to Whistler  •  7 h 56 min

  1. SFO - YVR

$134 - $543

Cheapest option

Bus, Express Bus to Whistler  •  28 h 52 min

$121 - $322

6 alternative options

BART to Oakland, fly to Bellingham, Express Bus to Whistler  •  9 h 26 min

  1. OAK - BLI

$153 - $701

Fly San Francisco to Seattle, train, Express Bus to Whistler  •  11 h 44 min

  1. SFO - SEA

$151 - $402

Fly Oakland to Seattle, train, Express Bus to Whistler  •  11 h 48 min

  1. OAK - SEA

$155 - $415

Train, Express Bus to Whistler  •  31 h 31 min

$176 - $494

Drive  •  18 h 12 min

  1. 1033.2 miles

$130 - $200

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

You can take a bus from San Francisco to Whistler via Sacramento, Ca, Vancouver, Bc, Nb Main St Fs Terminal Ave, Wb W Pender St Fs Burrard St, and Burrard Station in around 28 h 52 min.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Francisco to Vancouver via Portland
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from San Francisco to Vancouver via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from San Jose to Vancouver via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from San Jose to Vancouver via Portland
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from San Francisco to Seattle
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Oakland to Seattle
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from Oakland to Seattle via Portland
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $410
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from San Francisco to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from San Francisco to Vancouver via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from San Jose to Vancouver via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,400
Flights from San Jose to Vancouver via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from San Francisco to Seattle
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Francisco to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from San Francisco to Vancouver via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from San Jose to Vancouver via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,400
Flights from San Jose to Vancouver via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from San Francisco to Seattle
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Oakland to Seattle
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from San Francisco to Seattle
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from San Francisco to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from San Jose to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Oakland to Bellingham
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
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
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Civic Center/UN Plaza to Coliseum
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
bart.gov
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Seattle King Street Station Amtrak to Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
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
Epic Rides
Phone
604 349 1234
Email
Abeer@EpicRides.ca
Website
epicrides.ca
Bus from Burrard Station to Whistler Gate Loop
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
epicrides.ca
Pacific Coach
Website
pacificcoach.com
Bus from Vancouver - Burrard Skytrain Station to Whistler Village - Gate Loop
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
pacificcoach.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Francisco, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Sacramento, Ca to Vancouver, Bc
Ave. Duration
23 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $230
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$85 - $150
Flexible
$170 - $230

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Questions & Answers

The distance between San Francisco and Whistler is 1373 km. The road distance is 1653 km.

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to Whistler is to drive which costs $130 - $200 and takes 18 h 12 min.

The quickest way to get from San Francisco to Whistler is to fly and Express Bus to Whistler which takes 7 h 56 min and costs $130 - $550.

No, there is no direct bus from San Francisco to Whistler. However, there are services departing from San Francisco, Ca and arriving at Whistler Gate Loop via Sacramento, Ca, Nb Main St Fs Terminal Ave and Burrard Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 52 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 56 min to get from San Francisco to Whistler, including transfers.