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There are 4 ways to get from Stockton to San Francisco by bus, subway, train 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 Amtrak, BART  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Stockton Robert J. Cabral Station to Dublin-Pleasanton Amtrak Station Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service
  2. Take the BART from Dublin/Pleasanton BART Station to Civic Center/UN Plaza BART Station Blue

$5 - $6

3 alternative options

Train, BART  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Stockton Amtrak Station to Richmond Amtrak San Joaquins
  2. Take the BART from Richmond BART Station to Civic Center/UN Plaza BART Station Red

$29 - $58

Bus San Joaquin Regional Transit, BART  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Downtown Transit Center Dep A to Dublin/Pleasanton Bart 150
  2. Take the BART from Dublin/Pleasanton BART Station to Civic Center/UN Plaza BART Station Blue

$6 - $8

Drive  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Stockton to San Francisco 83.2 miles

$8 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Stockton to San Francisco is to bus and BART which costs $5 - $6 and takes 2 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stockton to San Francisco is to drive which costs $8 - $12 and takes 1 h 27 min.

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The distance between Stockton and San Francisco is 63 miles. The road distance is 83.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Stockton to San Francisco without a car is to bus and BART which takes 2 h 6 min and costs $5 - $6.

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It takes approximately 2 h 6 min to get from Stockton to San Francisco, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stockton to San Francisco is 83 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 27 min to drive from Stockton to San Francisco.

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There are 613+ hotels available in San Francisco. Prices start at $103 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Stockton to San Francisco.
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  • Distance: 63.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 6 min

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

There is no direct connection from Stockton to San Francisco. However, you can take the bus to Dublin-Pleasanton Amtrak Station, take the walk to Dublin/Pleasanton BART Station, then take the BART to Civic Center/UN Plaza BART Station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Stockton to San Francisco via Richmond Amtrak and Richmond BART Station in around 2 h 16 min.

Train operators
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Dublin/Pleasanton BART Station to Civic Center/UN Plaza BART Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Richmond BART Station to Civic Center/UN Plaza BART Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
bart.gov
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 Stockton Amtrak Station to Richmond Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
Bus 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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Stockton Robert J. Cabral Station to Dublin-Pleasanton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
San Joaquin Regional Transit
Phone
(209) 943-1111
Website
sanjoaquinrtd.com
Bus from Downtown Transit Center Dep A to Dublin/Pleasanton Bart
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2
More information at
San Joaquin RTD

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