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There are 10 ways to get from Simi Valley to San Francisco by bus, train, plane, subway, tram 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 16 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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Train, bus  •  10 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Moorpark station to Downtown Burbank station Ventura County Line
  2. Take the bus from Burbank Station to San Francisco, CA

$38 - $64

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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

Bus, train to Los Angeles, fly to Oakland, BART  •  7 h

  1. Take the bus from Simi Town Center EB to Moorpark Station WB
  2. Take the train from Moorpark station to L. A. Union Station station
  3. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Oakland (OAK) LAX - OAK
  4. Take the BART from Coliseum BART Station to Civic Center/UN Plaza BART Station

$60 - $216

Bus, train to Santa Barbara, fly to San Francisco  •  7 h 12 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

Bus, train, tram to Long Beach, fly to Oakland, BART  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Simi Town Center EB to Moorpark Station WB
  2. Take the train from Moorpark station to L. A. Union Station station
  3. Take the tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Pacific Coast Hwy Station
  4. Fly from Long Beach (LGB) to Oakland (OAK) LGB - OAK
  5. Take the BART from Coliseum BART Station to Civic Center/UN Plaza BART Station

$71 - $302

Train, train to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly to Oakland  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Moorpark station to L. A. Union Station station
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station to Ontario Amtrak
  3. Fly from Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) to Oakland (OAK) ONT - OAK

$139 - $623

Amtrak Thruway, bus  •  11 h 39 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Moorpark, CA to Los Angeles, CA 4591
  2. Take the bus from LA Downtown to San Francisco FlixBus

Train  •  12 h 2 min

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

$68 - $187

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 drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Simi Valley to San Francisco is to train and fly which costs $75 - $550 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 Moorpark, CA and LA Downtown. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 39 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 and bus which takes 10 h 43 min and costs $35 - $65.

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It takes approximately 5 h 16 min to get from Simi Valley to San Francisco, including transfers.

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Simi Valley to San Francisco bus services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Moorpark, CA station.

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The best way to get from Simi Valley to San Francisco is to Amtrak Thruway and bus which takes 11 h 39 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs $65 - $190 and takes 12 h 2 min.

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The quickest flight from Burbank Airport to Oakland Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 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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Map of how to get from Simi Valley to San Francisco.
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  • Distance: 318 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 16 min

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

You can take a bus from Simi Valley to San Francisco via Moorpark Station WB, Moorpark, CA, Los Angeles, CA, and LA Downtown in around 11 h 39 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Simi Valley to San Francisco once daily. Tickets cost $65 - $180 and the journey takes 10 h 13 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Burbank to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 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 Los Angeles to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Flights from Long Beach to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Long Beach to Oakland via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Burbank to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $700
Flights from Santa Barbara to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Long Beach to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
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
Train from Moorpark station to Downtown Burbank station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
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
+1 215-856-7924
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
54 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 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
BART
Phone
94604-2688
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
Website
bart.gov
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Pacific Coast Hwy Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
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
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Moorpark, CA to Los Angeles, CA
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from LA Downtown to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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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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Southwest Airlines offers flights from Burbank Airport to Oakland Airport.

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