There are 2 ways to get from Sonora to San Francisco by taxi, train or car

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Taxi, train  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sonora to Modesto Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Modesto Amtrak to Richmond Transit Station Amtrak San Joaquins

$159 - $220

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Sonora to San Francisco 132.5 miles

$13 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from Sonora to San Francisco is to drive which costs $13 - $19 and takes 2 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sonora to San Francisco is to drive which costs $13 - $19 and takes 2 h 31 min.

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The distance between Sonora and San Francisco is 113 miles. The road distance is 132.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 53 min to get from Sonora to San Francisco, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from Sonora to San Francisco. However, you can take the taxi to Modesto Amtrak, take the train to Richmond Transit Station Amtrak, take the walk to Richmond, then take the BART to Civic Center/UN Plaza. Alternatively, you can take the drive to San Francisco.

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Modesto Amtrak to Richmond Transit Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
Other operators
Taxi from Sonora to Modesto Amtrak
Ave. Duration
59 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150

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