There are 7 ways to get from Spokane to San Francisco by plane, train, bus 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Oakland  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Spokane (GEG) to Oakland (OAK) GEG - OAK

$142 - $362

Cheapest option

Bus  •  22 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Spokane, Wa to Portland, Or
  2. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Sacramento, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to San Francisco, Ca

$108 - $276

5 alternative options

Fly to San Francisco  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Spokane (GEG) to San Francisco (SFO) GEG - SFO

$138 - $610

Fly to San Jose, Caltrain  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Spokane (GEG) to San Jose (SJC) GEG - SJC
  2. Take the Caltrain from Santa Clara Caltrain to San Francisco Caltrain

$122 - $504

Train  •  27 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Spokane Amtrak to Portland Union Station Amtrak Empire Builder
  2. Take the train from Portland Union Station Amtrak to Oakland Jack London Square Station Coast Starlight

$164 - $455

Bus, train  •  32 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Spokane to Tacoma Greyhound 736
  2. Take the train from Tacoma Amtrak to Oakland Jack London Square Station Coast Starlight

$163 - $443

Drive  •  16 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Spokane to San Francisco 876.7 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Spokane to San Francisco is to drive which costs $85 - $130 and takes 16 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Spokane to San Francisco is to fly which costs $140 - $370 and takes 4 h 3 min.

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The distance between Spokane and San Francisco is 732 miles. The road distance is 876.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to get from Spokane to San Francisco, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Spokane to San Francisco. However, there are services departing from Spokane, Wa and arriving at San Francisco, Ca via Portland, Or and Sacramento, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 1 min.

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

Southwest Airlines, Delta and Alaska Airlines, Inc. fly from Spokane to San Francisco every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Spokane to San Francisco via Portland, Or and Sacramento, Ca in around 22 h 1 min.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Spokane to Oakland via Portland
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $700
Flights from Spokane to Oakland via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $700
Flights from Spokane to San Francisco via Portland
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Spokane to San Francisco via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Spokane to San Jose via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Spokane to San Jose via Portland
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Spokane to Oakland
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Spokane to Oakland via Boise
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Spokane to Oakland via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Spokane to San Francisco via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Spokane to San Jose
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Spokane to San Jose via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Spokane to Oakland via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Spokane to San Francisco via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Spokane to San Jose via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Spokane to San Jose via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Spokane to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Spokane to San Jose via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Train operators
Caltrain
Phone
+1 650-508-6200
Website
caltrain.com
Train from Santa Clara Caltrain to San Francisco Caltrain
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Spokane Amtrak to Portland Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Room
$270 - $380
Train from Portland Union Station Amtrak to Oakland Jack London Square Station
Ave. Duration
18 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Business Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Room
$420 - $600
Train from Tacoma Amtrak to Oakland Jack London Square Station
Ave. Duration
21 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $180
Flexi Coach Seat
$210 - $300
Business Coach Seat
$240 - $340
Room
$470 - $650
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Spokane, Wa to Portland, Or
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$70 - $95
Bus from Portland, Or to Sacramento, Ca
Ave. Duration
12 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $95
Flexible
$110 - $150
Bus from Sacramento, Ca to San Francisco, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35

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