Los Angeles to San Francisco

Thu
$26
Jul 19
Fri
$28
Jul 20
Sat
$28
Jul 21
Sun
$28
Jul 22
Mon
$23
Jul 23
Tue
$23
Jul 24
Wed
$24
Jul 25
Thu
$24
Jul 26
Fri
$24
Jul 27
Sat
$26
Jul 28
Sun
$26
Jul 29
Mon
$24
Jul 30
Tue
$24
Jul 31
Wed
$24
Aug 1
Cheapest

Hyperloop

Cheapest $20

Quickest

Hyperloop

Quickest 30min

Most Convenient

Hyperloop

Most Convenient

There are 1 operating from Los Angeles to San Francisco, 3 bus companies operating from Los Angeles to San Francisco, 1 train company operating 2 routes - Coast Starlight, Capitol Corridor, 12 airlines operating from Los Angeles to San Francisco from Los Angeles to San Francisco. The cheapest hyperloop costs $20 and is 30min. The cheapest bus costs $24 and is 9h 15min. The cheapest train costs $80 and is 7h 52min. The cheapest flight costs $39 and is 1h 22min.

Faretrotter is a travel aggregation resource that gathers travel company amenities and statistics and compares modes of transportation between cities. Use Faretrotter to plan your next trip, or purchase a ticket your next city.

What is the best way to travel from Los Angeles to San Francisco?

There are 5 ways to travel from Los Angeles to San Francisco. 1 hyperloop, 4 buses, 4 trains, 4 flights and 1 by car are possible between the two areas. The hyperloop operated by Hyperloop One running from Los Angeles to San Francisco is the cheapest, quickest, and most convenient. The hyperloop operated by Hyperloop One running from Los Angeles to San Francisco is the most convenient.

It's important to check each mode when booking your ticket so that you can find the best method for you. The cost of each type varies differently, so be sure to use Faretrotter to keep an eye out!

Do you recommend the bus or the train between Los Angeles and San Francisco?

The bus is cheaper and quicker than the train.There are several bus companies - Greyhound, BoltBus, Megabus - scheduled to run from Los Angeles to San Francisco. Since there are multiple companies, this should increase your chances of finding a cheaper or discount bus ticket. One train provider, Amtrak, runs trains from Los Angeles to San Francisco.

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Hyperloop from Los Angeles to San Francisco from $0 with Hyperloop One

Hyperloop
Los Angeles to San Francisco
$0
0min
Los Angeles
30min · Hyperloop
San Francisco

Bus from Los Angeles to San Francisco from $24 with Greyhound, BoltBus

Bus
Los Angeles to San Francisco
$24
7h 45min
  • Greyhound $24
    Bus 9h 15min
    Los Angeles
    9h 15min · Bus
    San Francisco
  • BoltBus $27
    Bus 7h 45min
    Los Angeles
    7h 45min · Bus
    San Francisco

Train from LAX Los Angeles to OKJ Oakland from $80 with Amtrak

Train
LAX to OKJ
$80
7h 52min
LAX
7h 52min · Train Coast Starlight
OKJ

Flight from LAX Los Angeles to SFO San Francisco from $67 with United, Southwest Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Hawaiian Airlines, jetBlue, Virgin America, Multiple Airlines

Flight
LAX to SFO
$67
1h 15min
  • United flight to SFO
    United
    From $158
  • Southwest Airlines flight to SFO
    Southwest Airlines
    From $241
  • Alaska Airlines flight to SFO
    Alaska Airlines
    From $194
  • Hawaiian Airlines flight to SFO
    Hawaiian Airlines
    From $774
  • jetBlue flight to SFO
    jetBlue
    From $756
  • United flight to SFO
    United
    From $252
  • Virgin America flight to SFO
    Virgin America
    From $433
  • Alaska Airlines flight to SFO
    Alaska Airlines
    From $67
  • Southwest Airlines flight to SFO
    Southwest Airlines
    From $90

Bus from Los Angeles to Oakland from $26 with Greyhound

Bus
Los Angeles to Oakland
$26
8h 45min
Los Angeles
8h 45min · Bus
Oakland

Train from LAX Los Angeles to EMY Emeryville from $81 with Amtrak

Train
LAX to EMY
$81
7h 57min
LAX
7h 57min · Train Coast Starlight
EMY

Flight from BUR Burbank to SFO San Francisco from $139 with Multiple Airlines, United, Alaska Airlines, jetBlue

Flight
BUR to SFO
$139
1h 19min
  • United flight to SFO
    United
    From $138
  • Alaska Airlines flight to SFO
    Alaska Airlines
    From $171
  • jetBlue flight to SFO
    jetBlue
    From $403
Train
LAX to BKY
$95
9h 49min
LAX
8h 18min · Train Coast Starlight
SAC
1h 30min · Train Capitol Corridor
BKY
Bus
Burbank to San Francisco
$41
6h 49min
Burbank
6h 49min · Bus
San Francisco
Flight
LAX to OAK
$39
1h 15min
  • Spirit Airlines flight to OAK
    Spirit Airlines
    From $39
  • Boutique Air flight to OAK
    Boutique Air
    From $80
  • Southwest Airlines flight to OAK
    Southwest Airlines
    From $90
  • Alaska Airlines flight to OAK
    Alaska Airlines
    From $184
  • jetBlue flight to OAK
    jetBlue
    From $458
  • Hawaiian Airlines flight to OAK
    Hawaiian Airlines
    From $626
Train
LAX to RIC
$94
9h 47min
LAX
8h 18min · Train Coast Starlight
SAC
1h 28min · Train Capitol Corridor
RIC
Flight
BUR to OAK
$161
1d 1h 6min
  • Alaska Airlines flight to OAK
    Alaska Airlines
    From $160
  • jetBlue flight to OAK
    jetBlue
    From $368
Bus
El Monte to San Francisco
$55
11h 49min
El Monte
11h 49min · Bus
San Francisco
Drive
Los Angeles to San Francisco
$36
8h 40min
Los Angeles
8h 40min · Drive
San Francisco