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What's the best way to get from Oakland, CA to San Francisco, CA? If you're not sure, don't worry - Virail can help you. The only thing you have to do is enter your planned travel dates, and let Virail's powerful search tool deal with the rest. We'll look at the routes offered by our trusted travel partners to give you all your available options. Whether you want to travel by plane, train, bus, carpool, or something else, we'll find your ideal solution. You can filter your results according to price, departure or arrival time, journey duration, number of connections, one-way or round trip - anything you want. Virail will give you a full, clear picture of how to get from Oakland, CA to San Francisco, CA, then transfer you to your chosen provider's website to complete your booking.

How much will I pay for bus tickets from Oakland, CA to San Francisco, CA?

The prices for bus tickets from Oakland, CA to San Francisco, CA vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest bus tickets from Oakland, CA to San Francisco, CA will cost S$ 17.58. The average bus ticket price is approximately S$ 20.10. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

Journey Details

Best price S$ 17.58
Journey duration 23 min
Connections per day 6
First departure 05:25
Last departure 21:15
Distance 13 km
Greyhound-logo
Greyhound
Duration: 20 min
Oakland Bus Station - Salesforce Transit Center
15:45 - 16:05
S$ 18.82
Greyhound-logo
Greyhound
Duration: 20 min
Oakland Bus Station - Salesforce Transit Center
15:50 - 16:10
S$ 18.82
Greyhound-logo
Greyhound
Duration: 25 min
Oakland Bus Station - Salesforce Transit Center
18:20 - 18:45
S$ 20.16
Greyhound-logo
Greyhound
Duration: 20 min
Oakland Bus Station - Salesforce Transit Center
20:30 - 20:50
S$ 20.16
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Greyhound
Duration: 35 min
Oakland Bus Station - Salesforce Transit Center
21:10 - 21:45
S$ 20.16
Greyhound-logo
Greyhound
Duration: 20 min
Oakland Bus Station - Salesforce Transit Center
21:15 - 21:35
S$ 20.16

How long does it take to get from Oakland, CA to San Francisco, CA by bus?

The journey between Oakland, CA and San Francisco, CA runs for about 14 km and usually takes approximately 23 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 20 min. If you are trying to get from Oakland, CA to San Francisco, CA as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

What time are the departures from Oakland, CA to San Francisco, CA?

The first daily departure from Oakland, CA to San Francisco, CA leaves at 05:25, while the last journey of the day sets out at 21:15. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Oakland, CA and San Francisco, CA. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

How many journeys from Oakland, CA to San Francisco, CA are there every day?

On average, there are 6 daily departures from Oakland, CA to San Francisco, CA. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to 7 departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include Greyhound and Amtrak, and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 6 departures from Oakland, CA which travel directly to San Francisco, CA. There are 0 journeys with one change or more.

Stations of departure

Oakland, CA
Oakland Bus Station

Destination stations

San Francisco, CA
Salesforce Transit Center
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