There are 6 ways to get from Sherman Oaks to Arcata by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly from Los Angeles  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Arcata/Eureka (ACV) LAX - ACV

$241 - $1,116

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Bus via San Jose, Ca  •  17 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Burbank Station to San Jose, CA
  2. Take the bus from San Jose, Ca to Oakland, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Oakland, Ca to Arcata, Ca

$73 - $152

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Fly from Burbank  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Arcata/Eureka (ACV) BUR - ACV

$227 - $790

Bus Flixbus USA  •  19 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Burbank to Richmond BART
  2. Take the bus from Martinez Amtrak to Rio Dell-Scotia Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Hoby's Market, Scotia to Arcata Transit Center Rts

Train, bus  •  23 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Van Nuys Amtrak to Redding Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from RABA Transit Center to Chevron Mini Mart
  3. Take the bus from Chevron Mini Mart to Willow Creek @ Hwy 299 & 96
  4. Take the bus from Willow Creek to Arcata Transit Center

$110 - $306

Drive  •  11 h

  1. Drive from Sherman Oaks to Arcata 647.5 miles

$60 - $95

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Sherman Oaks to Arcata. However, there are services departing from Ventura / Van Nuys and arriving at Arcata, Ca via Burbank Station, San Jose, Ca and Oakland, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 29 min.

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The distance between Sherman Oaks and Arcata is 560 miles. The road distance is 647.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Sherman Oaks to Arcata without a car is to bus which takes 17 h 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 43 min to get from Sherman Oaks to Arcata, including transfers.

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Sherman Oaks to Arcata bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at Burbank Station.

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The best way to get from Sherman Oaks to Arcata is to fly which takes 4 h 43 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 17 h 29 min.

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The quickest flight from Los Angeles Airport to Arcata/Eureka Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 58 min.

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Sherman Oaks to Arcata bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Arcata, Ca station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sherman Oaks to Arcata is 648 miles. It takes approximately 11 h to drive from Sherman Oaks to Arcata.

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United Airlines offers flights from Los Angeles Airport to Arcata/Eureka Airport.

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Map of how to get from Sherman Oaks to Arcata.
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  • Distance: 560.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 43 min

What companies run services between Sherman Oaks, CA, USA and Arcata, CA, USA?

United Airlines flies from Sherman Oaks to Arcata every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sherman Oaks to Arcata via Burbank Station, San Jose, CA, San Jose, Ca, and Oakland, Ca in around 17 h 29 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Arcata/Eureka
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Arcata/Eureka via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Burbank to Arcata/Eureka via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Train operators
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 Van Nuys Amtrak to Redding Amtrak
Ave. Duration
16 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $280
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $150
Flexi Coach Seat
$170 - $250
Business Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Room
$400 - $550
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 San Jose, Ca to Oakland, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24
Bus from Oakland, Ca to Arcata, Ca
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $80
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Burbank to Richmond BART
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Schedules at
flixbus.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 Martinez Amtrak to Rio Dell-Scotia Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
Redwood Transit System
Phone
(707) 443-0826
Website
hta.org
Bus from Hoby's Market, Scotia to Arcata Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
hta.org
Bus from Willow Creek to Arcata Transit Center
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
hta.org
Trinity Transit
Website
trinitytransit.org
Bus from RABA Transit Center to Chevron Mini Mart
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
trinitytransit.org
Bus from Chevron Mini Mart to Willow Creek @ Hwy 299 & 96
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
trinitytransit.org

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