There are 11 ways to get from Santa Clarita to San Francisco Airport (SFO) by train, plane, subway, tram, 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.

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Train to Burbank, fly to San Francisco  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Newhall station to Downtown Burbank station
  2. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to San Francisco (SFO) BUR - SFO

$75 - $464

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Amtrak Thruway, bus  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Santa Clarita-Newhall, CA to Bakersfield, CA – Amtrak 5902 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bakersfield to Millbrae FlixBus

$16 - $29

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Train to Los Angeles, fly to San Francisco  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Newhall station to L. A. Union Station station
  2. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to San Francisco (SFO) LAX - SFO

$78 - $257

Train to Burbank, fly to Oakland, BART  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Newhall station to Downtown Burbank station
  2. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Oakland (OAK) BUR - OAK
  3. Take the BART from Coliseum BART Station to Powell St. BART Station
  4. Take the BART from Powell St. BART Station to San Francisco International Airport BART Station

$121 - $454

Train to Burbank, fly to San Jose  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Newhall station to Downtown Burbank station
  2. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to San Jose (SJC) BUR - SJC

$110 - $359

Train, tram, line 191 bus to Long Beach, fly to Oakland, BART  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Newhall station to L. A. Union Station station
  2. Take the tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Del Amo Station
  3. Take the line 191 bus from Del Amo Station Bay 1 to Del Amo & Lakewood Se
  4. Fly from Long Beach (LGB) to Oakland (OAK) LGB - OAK
  5. Take the BART from Coliseum BART Station to Powell St. BART Station
  6. Take the BART from Powell St. BART Station to San Francisco International Airport BART Station

$76 - $307

Train, train to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly to Oakland  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Newhall station to L. A. Union Station station
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Ontario Amtrak
  3. Fly from Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) to Oakland (OAK) ONT - OAK

$142 - $626

Bus, Caltrain  •  9 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Burbank Station to San Jose, CA
  2. Take the Caltrain from San Jose Diridon Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain Local / ...

$44 - $66

Amtrak Thruway, train, BART  •  9 h 42 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Santa Clarita-Newhall, CA to Bakersfield, CA – Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Bakersfield Amtrak to Richmond Transit Station
  3. Take the BART from MacArthur BART Station to San Francisco International Airport BART Station

$63 - $151

Train, Caltrain  •  13 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Burbank Amtrak to San Jose Diridon Station Coast Starlight
  2. Take the Caltrain from San Jose Diridon Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain Local / ...

$81 - $203

Drive  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Santa Clarita to San Francisco Airport (SFO) 346.6 miles

$30 - $50

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No, there is no direct bus from Santa Clarita to San Francisco Airport (SFO). However, there are services departing from Santa Clarita-Newhall, CA and arriving at SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level via Bakersfield Amtrak, Downtown Transit Center, Bakersfield and Millbrae BART-Bay 12 West Busway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 5 min.

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The distance between Santa Clarita and San Francisco Airport (SFO) is 311 miles. The road distance is 346.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Santa Clarita to San Francisco Airport (SFO) without a car is to Amtrak Thruway and bus which takes 9 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 2 min to get from Santa Clarita to San Francisco Airport (SFO), including transfers.

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Santa Clarita to San Francisco Airport (SFO) bus services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Santa Clarita-Newhall, CA station.

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The best way to get from Santa Clarita to San Francisco Airport (SFO) is to Amtrak Thruway and bus which takes 9 h 5 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train and Caltrain, which costs and takes 13 h 32 min.

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The quickest flight from Burbank Airport to San Francisco Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Santa Clarita to San Francisco Airport (SFO) bus services, operated by Flixbus USA, arrive at Millbrae station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Santa Clarita to San Francisco Airport (SFO) is 347 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 47 min to drive from Santa Clarita to San Francisco Airport (SFO).

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United Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Burbank Airport to San Francisco Airport.

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Map of how to get from Santa Clarita to San Francisco Airport (SFO).
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  • Distance: 311.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 2 min

What companies run services between Santa Clarita, CA, USA and San Francisco Airport (SFO), USA?

You can take a bus from Santa Clarita to San Francisco Airport (SFO) via Bakersfield, CA – Amtrak, Bakersfield Amtrak, GET Downtown Transit Center, Downtown Transit Center, Southwest Transit Center, Bakersfield, Millbrae, and Millbrae BART-Bay 12 West Busway in around 9 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Santa Clarita to San Francisco Airport (SFO) via Downtown Burbank station, Burbank Station, Burbank Airport South, Burbank Amtrak, San Jose Diridon Station, San Jose Diridon Caltrain, Millbrae Caltrain, and Millbrae BART-Bay 12 West Busway in around 13 h 32 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Burbank to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $800
Flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Burbank to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Burbank to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Long Beach to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Burbank to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $700
Flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $470
Flights from Burbank to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Burbank to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Flights from Burbank to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Flights from Long Beach to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
JetSuiteX
Website
x.jetsuite.com
Flights from Burbank to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Flights from Burbank to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Newhall station to Downtown Burbank station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Newhall station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Coliseum BART Station to Powell St. BART Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Powell St. BART Station to San Francisco International Airport BART Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
bart.gov
Subway from MacArthur BART Station to San Francisco International Airport BART Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
bart.gov
Metro Los Angeles
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 Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Ontario Amtrak
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Bakersfield Amtrak to Richmond Transit Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$240 - $340
Train from Burbank Amtrak to San Jose Diridon Station
Ave. Duration
9 h 42 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
$280 - $400
Bus operators
Long Beach Transit
Website
lbtransit.com
Bus from Del Amo Station Bay 1 to Del Amo & Lakewood Se
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lbtransit.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Santa Clarita-Newhall, CA to Bakersfield, CA – Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
amtrak.com
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Bakersfield to Millbrae
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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