There are 4 ways to get from Santa Rosa to Eureka by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Rosa, Ca to Arcata, Ca 1482

$28 - $68

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Drive  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Santa Rosa to Eureka 220.8 miles

$21 - $35

Fly from Santa Rosa  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Santa Rosa (STS) to Arcata/Eureka (ACV) STS - ACV

$306 - $1,509

Bus to San Francisco, fly  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Rosa, CA to San Francisco Airport, CA
  2. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Arcata/Eureka (ACV) SFO - ACV

$225 - $439

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The cheapest way to get from Santa Rosa to Eureka is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santa Rosa to Eureka is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3 h 56 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Santa Rosa to Eureka. However, there are services departing from Santa Rosa, Ca and arriving at 4th & H Streets via Arcata Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 36 min.

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The distance between Santa Rosa and Eureka is 182 miles. The road distance is 220.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Santa Rosa to Eureka without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 36 min and costs $28 - $70.

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It takes approximately 5 h 36 min to get from Santa Rosa to Eureka, including transfers.

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Santa Rosa to Eureka bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Santa Rosa, Ca station.

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The best way to get from Santa Rosa to Eureka is to bus which takes 5 h 36 min and costs $28 - $70. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $300 - $1,600 and takes 7 h 10 min.

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There is no direct flight from Santa Rosa Airport to Arcata/Eureka Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Santa Rosa to Eureka bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Arcata, Ca station.

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  • Distance: 181.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 36 min

What companies run services between Santa Rosa, CA, USA and Eureka, CA, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Santa Rosa to Eureka every 3 hours. Tickets cost $27 - $65 and the journey takes 5 h 10 min. Alternatively, United Airlines flies from Santa Rosa to Eureka 3 times a day.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Santa Rosa to Arcata/Eureka via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,500
Flights from San Francisco to Arcata/Eureka
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Santa Rosa, Ca to Arcata, Ca
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65

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Yes, the driving distance between Santa Rosa to Eureka is 221 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 56 min to drive from Santa Rosa to Eureka.

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United Airlines offers flights from Santa Rosa Airport to Arcata/Eureka Airport.

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There are 98+ hotels available in Eureka. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Santa Rosa to Santa Rosa Airport is to train which takes 12 min and costs $5 - $7.

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