There are 9 ways to get from Santa Clarita to San Francisco Airport (SFO) by train, plane, subway, 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

Train to Burbank, fly to San Francisco  •  3 h 16 min

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

$73 - $460

Cheapest option

Amtrak Thruway, bus  •  10 h 51 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Newhall / Santa Clarita, CA to Fresno, CA 5885
  2. Take the bus from Fresno, Ca to San Francisco, Ca 6834 / ...

$26 - $59

7 alternative options

Train to Los Angeles, fly to San Francisco  •  4 h 31 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  •  4 h 37 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 to Powell St.
  4. Take the BART from Powell St. to San Francisco International Airport

$119 - $450

Train to Burbank, fly to San Jose  •  4 h 56 min

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

$108 - $355

Bus  •  9 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Burbank to Oakland, CA via Oakland

$43 - $68

Amtrak Thruway, train, BART  •  9 h 37 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 Amtrak
  3. Take the BART from MacArthur to San Francisco International Airport

$63 - $151

Train, Caltrain  •  13 h 16 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 San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak
  3. Take the Caltrain from San Jose Diridon Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain

$79 - $198

Drive  •  5 h 47 min

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

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Santa Clarita to San Francisco Airport (SFO) is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santa Clarita to San Francisco Airport (SFO) is to train and fly which costs $70 - $460 and takes 3 h 16 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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It takes approximately 3 h 16 min to get from Santa Clarita to San Francisco Airport (SFO), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Santa Clarita to San Francisco Airport (SFO). However, there are services departing from Newhall / Santa Clarita, CA and arriving at SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level via Fresno, Ca and Folsom St & Beale St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Santa Clarita station to San Francisco Airport (SFO). However, there are services departing from Newhall station and arriving at Millbrae Caltrain via Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak and San Jose Diridon Caltrain. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 16 min.

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

Megabus operates a bus from Santa Clarita to San Francisco Airport (SFO) every 4 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 7 h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Santa Clarita to San Francisco Airport (SFO) via L. A. Union Station station, Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak, San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak, and San Jose Diridon Caltrain in around 13 h 16 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Burbank to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $800
Flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 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 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Burbank to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $700
Flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 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 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $470
Flights from Burbank to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
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
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Coliseum to Powell St.
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
bart.gov
Subway from Powell St. to San Francisco International Airport
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
bart.gov
Subway from MacArthur to San Francisco International Airport
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
bart.gov
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Bakersfield Amtrak to Richmond Transit Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 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 Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 1 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 Jose Diridon Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Bus operators
Amtrak
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
Bus from Newhall / Santa Clarita, CA to Fresno, CA
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Fresno, Ca to San Francisco, Ca
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60

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