San Francisco to Bend Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $86
Fastest Way Flight — 5h 51min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 66 lb CO2
Available Modes 3 modes — bus, flight and by car
Distance 438 miles
Bus
$88 · 12h 12min · 68 lb of CO2
San Francisco to Bend
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Flight
$282 · 5h 52min · 527 lb of CO2
SFO to RDM
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San Francisco to Bend Flights

There are 3 airports — SFO, OAK, SJC — that make sense to fly out of from San Francisco and 1 airports — RDM — to access Bend. The best deals are usually found by flying out of SFO.

Out of the 3 total modes of travel to Bend from San Francisco, a flight is the quickest method.

Drive
$59 · 7h 37min · 87 lb of CO2
San Francisco to Bend

Drive from San Francisco to Bend

It's 438 miles between San Francisco to Bend. On a typical day, it might take between 7h 37min and 8h 0min from San Francisco to Bend under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 8h 23min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Bend by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $59.

What is the best way to travel from San Francisco to Bend?

The are 8 different ways across 3 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from San Francisco to Bend. Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from San Francisco to Bend?

On your trip from San Francisco to Bend, it is best to book as soon as possible. It won't necessarily help reduce your price by a large amount, but will ensure that you have a spot on the bus or train.

What's the cheapest way from San Francisco to Bend?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from San Francisco to Bend is by bus. The bus costs $86 roughly and will take 11 hours 52 minutes.

How long does it take from San Francisco to Bend by car?

The total distance between San Francisco and Bend is 438 miles and will take you about 7 hours 37 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $59.

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