There are 10 ways to get from Torrance to San Francisco by bus, plane, subway, train, night 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

Line 8 bus to Los Angeles, fly to San Francisco  •  4 h 11 min

  1. LAX - SFO

$80 - $261

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  10 h 58 min

  1. via Oakland / ...

$32 - $55

8 alternative options

Line 8 bus to Los Angeles, fly to Oakland  •  4 h 18 min

  1. LAX - OAK

$59 - $213

Line 3 bus to Long Beach, fly to Oakland, BART  •  4 h 59 min

  1. LGB - OAK

$58 - $285

Fly Los Angeles to San Jose, Caltrain  •  5 h 41 min

  1. LAX - SJC

$84 - $265

Line 1 bus, bus to Burbank, fly to Oakland, BART  •  5 h 42 min

  1. BUR - OAK

$115 - $448

Bus Xe Do Hoang Transportation  •  9 h 57 min

  1. Southern CA-Northern CA

$72 - $75

Train  •  14 h 22 min

  1. Coast Starlight

$79 - $212

Night bus  •  9 h 32 min

  1. 6862 / ...

$45 - $112

Drive  •  6 h 33 min

  1. 396.5 miles

$35 - $60

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

Xe Do Hoang Transportation operates a bus from Torrance to San Francisco once daily. Tickets cost $70 and the journey takes 7 h 20 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Torrance to San Francisco once daily. Tickets cost $70 - $200 and the journey takes 11 h 14 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
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 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Burbank to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Flights from Los Angeles to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $440
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $470
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Long Beach to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
JetSuiteX
Website
x.jetsuite.com
Flights from Burbank to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Train operators
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Coliseum to Civic Center/UN Plaza
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
bart.gov
Caltrain
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
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Oakland Jack London Square Station
Ave. Duration
11 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Room
$310 - $430
Bus operators
Torrance Transit
Phone
+1 310-618-6266
Website
transit.torranceca.gov
Bus from Hawthorne Bl + Torrance Bl to Lax City Bus Center
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
transit.torranceca.gov
Bus from Carson St + Crenshaw Bl to Downtown Long Beach Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
transit.torranceca.gov
Bus from Torrance Bl + Maple Av to Harbor Gateway Transit Center
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
transit.torranceca.gov
Bus from Harbor Gateway Transit Center to Figueroa St + 7Th St
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
transit.torranceca.gov
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Harbor Gateway Transit Center to Figueroa / 7th
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Xe Do Hoang Transportation
Phone
+1 408-729-7885 / +1-888-834-9336
Website
xedohoang.com
Bus from Los Angeles, CA to San Francisco, CA
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
xedohoang.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Los Angeles to San Francisco - Townsend St & 5th St
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Night bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Oakland, Ca
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Torrance and San Francisco is 572 km. The road distance is 634 km.

The cheapest way to get from Torrance to San Francisco is to bus which costs $30 - $55 and takes 10 h 58 min.

The quickest way to get from Torrance to San Francisco is to line 8 bus and fly which takes 4 h 11 min and costs $80 - $270.

No, there is no direct bus from Torrance to San Francisco. However, there are services departing from Torrance Bl + Maple Av and arriving at San Francisco, CA via Los Angeles & Aliso and Los Angeles, CA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 57 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 11 min to get from Torrance to San Francisco, including transfers.