There are 7 ways to get from San Francisco to Wichita by plane, bus, train, night bus 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 from San Francisco  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Wichita (ICT) SFO - ICT

$184 - $731

6 alternative options

Fly from Oakland  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Wichita (ICT) OAK - ICT

$248 - $884

Bus, train, night bus via Burbank  •  42 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Oakland, CA to Burbank
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Newton Amtrak
  3. Take the night bus from Newton Amtrak to Wichita

Bus, train, night bus  •  44 h

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco to Los Angeles
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Newton Amtrak
  3. Take the night bus from Newton Amtrak to Wichita

Bus  •  44 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Oakland, Ca to Las Vegas, Nv
  2. Take the bus from Las Vegas, Nv to Topeka, Ks
  3. Take the bus from Topeka, Ks to Wichita, Ks

$208 - $524

Caltrain, train, night bus  •  46 h 40 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from San Francisco Caltrain to San Jose Diridon Caltrain
  2. Take the train from San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Newton Amtrak
  4. Take the night bus from Newton Amtrak to Wichita

Drive  •  26 h 38 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco to Wichita 1787.2 miles

$170 - $260

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to Wichita is to drive which costs $170 - $260 and takes 26 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco to Wichita is to fly which takes 6 h 26 min and costs $180 - $750.

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The distance between San Francisco and Wichita is 2199 km. The road distance is 2860 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 26 min to get from San Francisco to Wichita, including transfers.

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

Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and three other airlines fly from San Francisco to Wichita hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from San Francisco to Wichita via 19th St. Oakland, Oakland, Ca, Las Vegas, Nv, and Topeka, Ks in around 44 h 52 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Francisco to Wichita via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from San Francisco to Wichita via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Oakland to Wichita via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Oakland to Wichita via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Oakland to Wichita via Burbank, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Oakland to Wichita via Ontario/San Bernardino, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Oakland to Wichita via San Diego, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Wichita via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from San Francisco to Wichita via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from San Francisco to Wichita via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Francisco to Wichita via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from San Francisco to Wichita via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Oakland to Wichita via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Francisco to Wichita via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from San Francisco to Wichita via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Oakland to Wichita via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Francisco to Wichita via Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Oakland to Wichita via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Newton Amtrak
Ave. Duration
30 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$200 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$350 - $550
Business Coach Seat
$430 - $600
Room
$750 - $1,100
Train from San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$290 - $400
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
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from San Francisco to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
boltbus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Oakland, Ca to Las Vegas, Nv
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $160
Bus from Las Vegas, Nv to Topeka, Ks
Ave. Duration
26 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $200
Flexible
$230 - $310
Bus from Topeka, Ks to Wichita, Ks
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50

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