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There are 10 ways to get from Torrance to San Francisco by bus, plane, 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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Line 8 bus to Los Angeles, fly to Oakland  •  4h 15m

  1. Take the line 8 bus from Hawthorne Bl + Carson St to Lax City Bus Center
  2. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Oakland (OAK) LAX - OAK

$59 - $213

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Bus Megabus  •  10h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, CA to San Francisco, CA

$32 - $55

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Line 8 bus to Los Angeles, fly to San Francisco  •  4h 18m

  1. Take the line 8 bus from Hawthorne Bl + Carson St to Lax City Bus Center
  2. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to San Francisco (SFO) LAX - SFO

$80 - $261

Line 3 bus to Long Beach, fly to Oakland  •  5h 5m

  1. Take the line 3 bus from Carson St + Crenshaw Bl to Downtown Long Beach Station
  2. Fly from Long Beach (LGB) to Oakland (OAK) LGB - OAK

$58 - $285

Line 1 bus, bus, bus to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly to Oakland, BART  •  6h 7m

  1. Take the line 1 bus from Torrance Bl + Maple Av to Harbor Gateway Transit Center
  2. Take the bus from Harbor Gateway Transit Center to El Monte Station - Upper Level
  3. Take the bus from El Monte Station E to Pomona Transit Center
  4. Fly from Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) to Oakland (OAK) ONT - OAK
  5. Take the BART from Coliseum BART Station to Civic Center/UN Plaza BART Station

$110 - $573

Bus to Burbank, fly to Oakland  •  5h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Torrance Bl + Maple Av to Figueroa St + 7Th St
  2. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Oakland (OAK) BUR - OAK

$113 - $442

Line 8 bus to Los Angeles, fly to San Jose, BART  •  5h 56m

  1. Take the line 8 bus from Hawthorne Bl + Carson St to Lax City Bus Center
  2. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to San Jose (SJC) LAX - SJC
  3. Take the BART from San Francisco International Airport BART Station to Civic Center/UN Plaza BART Station

$125 - $306

Bus Xe Do Hoang Transportation  •  9h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, CA to San Francisco, CA Southern CA-Northern CA

$72 - $75

Train  •  13h 49m

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station to Oakland Jack London Square Station Coast Starlight

$73 - $206

Drive  •  6h 33m

  1. Drive from Torrance to San Francisco 396.5 miles

$35 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Torrance to San Francisco is to bus which costs $30 - $55 and takes 10h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Torrance to San Francisco is to line 8 bus and fly which costs $55 - $220 and takes 4h 15m.

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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 Hill / 5th and Los Angeles, CA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 30m.

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The distance between Torrance and San Francisco is 357 miles. The road distance is 396.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Torrance to San Francisco without a car is to bus which takes 9h 30m and costs $72 - $75.

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It takes approximately 4h 15m to get from Torrance to San Francisco, including transfers.

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Torrance to San Francisco bus services, operated by Xe Do Hoang Transportation, depart from Los Angeles, CA station.

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The best way to get from Torrance to San Francisco is to bus which takes 9h 30m and costs $72 - $75. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $70 - $210 and takes 13h 49m.

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The quickest flight from Los Angeles Airport to Oakland Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Torrance to San Francisco bus services, operated by Xe Do Hoang Transportation, arrive at San Francisco, CA station.

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Map of how to get from Torrance to San Francisco.
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  • Distance: 357.4 miles
  • Duration: 4h 15m

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

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Long Beach to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Burbank to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $470
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Long Beach to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Burbank to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $320
JetSuiteX
Website
x.jetsuite.com
Flights from Burbank to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Boutique Air
Website
boutiqueair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Oakland via Merced
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Train operators
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Coliseum BART Station to Civic Center/UN Plaza BART Station
Ave. Duration
26m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
bart.gov
Subway from San Francisco International Airport BART Station to Civic Center/UN Plaza BART Station
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
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 Los Angeles Union Station to Oakland Jack London Square Station
Ave. Duration
11h 14m
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 + Carson St to Lax City Bus Center
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
transit.torranceca.gov
Bus from Carson St + Crenshaw Bl to Downtown Long Beach Station
Ave. Duration
53m
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
27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
transit.torranceca.gov
Bus from Torrance Bl + Maple Av to Figueroa St + 7Th St
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
transit.torranceca.gov
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Harbor Gateway Transit Center to El Monte Station - Upper Level
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Foothill Transit
Phone
+1 800-743-3463
Website
foothilltransit.org
Bus from El Monte Station E to Pomona Transit Center
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
foothilltransit.org
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
7h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
xedohoang.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Torrance to San Francisco is 397 miles. It takes approximately 6h 33m to drive from Torrance to San Francisco.

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Spirit Airlines, Boutique Air and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Los Angeles Airport to Oakland Airport.

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