There are 10 ways to get from Simi Valley to San Francisco by bus, train, plane, subway 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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Bus, train to Burbank, fly to Oakland, BART  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Simi Town Center EB to Moorpark Station WB
  2. Take the train from Moorpark station to Burbank Airport – South
  3. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Oakland (OAK) BUR - OAK
  4. Take the BART from Coliseum BART Station to Civic Center/UN Plaza BART Station

$113 - $479

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Bus  •  12 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Burbank to San Francisco FlixBus

$16 - $34

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Train to Burbank, fly to San Francisco  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Moorpark station to Burbank Airport – South
  2. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to San Francisco (SFO) BUR - SFO

$79 - $507

Train to Los Angeles, fly to San Francisco  •  6 h 50 min

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

$87 - $272

Train to Burbank, fly to Concord, BART  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Moorpark station to Burbank Airport – South
  2. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Concord (CCR) BUR - CCR
  3. Take the BART from Concord BART Station to Civic Center/UN Plaza BART Station

$58 - $396

Bus, train to Santa Barbara, fly to San Francisco  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Simi Town Center EB to Moorpark Station WB
  2. Take the train from Moorpark Amtrak to Carpinteria Amtrak
  3. Fly from Santa Barbara (SBA) to San Francisco (SFO) SBA - SFO

$245 - $483

Train, train to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly to Oakland  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Moorpark 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

$139 - $623

Train  •  12 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Simi Valley Amtrak to Oakland Jack London Square Station Coast Starlight

$68 - $187

Train, bus  •  12 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Moorpark Amtrak to Santa Barbara Amtrak Pacific Surfliner
  2. Take the bus from Santa Barbara, Ca to San Francisco, Ca 6766 / ...

$61 - $148

Drive  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Simi Valley to San Francisco 379.6 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Simi Valley to San Francisco is to bus which costs $16 - $35 and takes 12 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Simi Valley to San Francisco is to bus and train and fly and BART which costs $110 - $480 and takes 5 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Simi Valley to San Francisco. However, there are services departing from Simi Town Center EB and arriving at San Francisco via Thousand Oaks Transit Center, Topanga Canyon / Oxnard and Burbank. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 22 min.

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The distance between Simi Valley and San Francisco is 318 miles. The road distance is 379.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Simi Valley to San Francisco without a car is to train which takes 12 h 2 min and costs $65 - $190.

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It takes approximately 5 h 11 min to get from Simi Valley to San Francisco, including transfers.

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Simi Valley to San Francisco bus services, operated by Flixbus USA, depart from Burbank station.

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The best way to get from Simi Valley to San Francisco is to train which takes 12 h 2 min and costs $65 - $190. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $16 - $35 and takes 12 h 22 min.

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The quickest flight from Burbank Airport to Oakland Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Simi Valley to San Francisco bus services, operated by Flixbus USA, arrive at San Francisco station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Simi Valley to San Francisco is 380 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 17 min to drive from Simi Valley to San Francisco.

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JetSuiteX and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Burbank Airport to Oakland Airport.

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  • Distance: 318 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 11 min

What companies run services between Simi Valley, CA, USA and San Francisco, CA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Simi Valley to San Francisco once daily. Tickets cost $65 - $180 and the journey takes 10 h 13 min. Alternatively, Flixbus USA operates a bus from Simi Valley to San Francisco 5 times a week. Tickets cost $13 - $24 and the journey takes 6 h 25 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Burbank to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Burbank to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $800
Flights from Burbank to San Francisco via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $800
Flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Burbank to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $700
Flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Flights from Santa Barbara to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 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 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $470
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 Concord
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Moorpark station to Burbank Airport – South
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Moorpark station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Moorpark Amtrak to Burbank Amtrak
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Moorpark Amtrak to Carpinteria Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
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 Simi Valley Amtrak to Oakland Jack London Square Station
Ave. Duration
10 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $180
Room
$290 - $410
Train from Moorpark Amtrak to Santa Barbara Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Coliseum BART Station to Civic Center/UN Plaza BART Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
bart.gov
Subway from Concord BART Station to Civic Center/UN Plaza BART Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
bart.gov
Bus operators
Ventura County Transportation Commission
Phone
(800) 438-1112
Website
goventura.org
Bus from Simi Town Center EB to Moorpark Station WB
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
Ventura County Transportation Commission
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Burbank to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Schedules at
flixbus.com
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 Barbara, Ca to San Francisco, Ca
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$70 - $95

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