There are 5 ways to get from Santa Rosa to Smith River by bus, car, train or plane

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Bus  •  9h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Santa Rosa, Ca to Arcata, Ca 1482
  2. Take the bus from Arcata Transit Center to Cultural Center 20

$37 - $53

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Drive  •  5h 53m

  1. Drive from Santa Rosa to Smith River 319.7 miles

$30 - $45

Train to Oakland, fly to Crescent City  •  5h 10m

  1. Take the train from Santa Rosa Downtown to San Rafael
  2. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Crescent City (CEC) OAK - CEC

$172 - $761

Fly Santa Rosa to Arcata/Eureka, bus  •  9h 52m

  1. Fly from Santa Rosa (STS) to Arcata/Eureka (ACV) STS - ACV
  2. Take the bus from Arcata Airport to Cultural Center

$313 - $1,518

Bus to San Francisco, fly to Arcata/Eureka, bus  •  8h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Santa Rosa Park & Ride to SFO - San Francisco Airport International
  2. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Arcata/Eureka (ACV) SFO - ACV
  3. Take the bus from Arcata Airport to Cultural Center

$234 - $452

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The cheapest way to get from Santa Rosa to Smith River is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 5h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Santa Rosa to Smith River is to train and fly which costs $170 - $800 and takes 5h 10m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Santa Rosa to Smith River. However, there are services departing from Santa Rosa, Ca and arriving at Ray's Food Place, Smith River via Arcata Transit Center and Cultural Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 30m.

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The distance between Santa Rosa and Smith River is 254 miles. The road distance is 319.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Santa Rosa to Smith River without a car is to bus which takes 9h 30m and costs $35 - $55.

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It takes approximately 9h 30m to get from Santa Rosa to Smith River, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Oakland Airport to Crescent City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Santa Rosa to Smith River bus services, operated by Redwood Coast Transit, arrive at Cultural Center station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Santa Rosa to Smith River is 320 miles. It takes approximately 5h 53m to drive from Santa Rosa to Smith River.

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  • Distance: 254 miles
  • Duration: 9h 30m

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

You can take a bus from Santa Rosa to Smith River via Arcata, Ca, Arcata Transit Center, and Cultural Center in around 9h 30m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Santa Rosa to Arcata/Eureka via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,500
Flights from Santa Rosa to Arcata/Eureka via Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $2,100
Flights from Santa Rosa to Arcata/Eureka via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,700
Flights from San Francisco to Arcata/Eureka
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Corporate Flight Management
Website
contouraviation.com
Flights from Oakland to Crescent City
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $650
Train operators
SMART
Phone
+1 707-794-3330
Train from Santa Rosa Downtown to San Rafael
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
sonomamarintrain.org
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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Contact Details
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
5h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $40
Flexible
$50 - $75
Redwood Coast Transit
Website
redwoodcoasttransit.org
Bus from Arcata Transit Center to Cultural Center
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
Redwood Coast Transit
Bus from Arcata Airport to Cultural Center
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Redwood Coast Transit
Sonoma Airport Express
Phone
+1 707-837-8700
Email
info@airportexpressinc.com
Website
airportexpressinc.com
Bus from Santa Rosa Park & Ride to SFO - San Francisco Airport International
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $40
Schedules at
airportexpressinc.com
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sae.betterez.com

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Corporate Flight Management offers flights from Oakland Airport to Crescent City Airport.

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There are 54+ hotels available in Smith River. Prices start at $100 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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