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How to get to San Francisco by train

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What train companies travel to San Francisco, California?

Located in California, San Francisco is accessible by train from 357 other cities. You can choose from 837 daily scheduled trips when you search for trains to San Francisco on Wanderu. Amtrak usually has the most trains on any given day.

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Train companies serving San Francisco

TrainRoutesAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak35715h 31m€60.65

Frequently Asked Questions

What is a good price for a train ticket to San Francisco?

€6.14 is the cheapest price for a train ticket to San Francisco, according to recent searches on Wanderu. You can use our search to check if this price is currently available on buses from your city to San Francisco. In the last month, trains from Richmond to San Francisco had the lowest average price at €6.14.

Where is the train station in San Francisco, CA?

The main train station in San Francisco is Salesforce Plaza. As the busiest station, it has the most train arrivals, although some trains may make other stops in and around San Francisco.

Which train service has the best service to San Francisco?

Based on customers travel reviews, travelers who booked on Wanderu rave about traveling to San Francisco by train with Amtrak giving them a 4.4 rating out of 5. Travelers also mentioned that Amtrak had the most comfortable train service to San Francisco taking into account the seats and amenities that Amtrak offers. They rate Amtrak a 4.1 out of 5 when it comes to just how relaxing and enjoyable their experience was onboard. If you are looking to arrive to San Francisco punctually travelers suggest that Amtrak has the best on time performance on their train schedules to San Francisco, rating them a 4.2 based on their on time arrivals.

What is the closest airport to San Francisco, CA?

The closest airport to San Francisco is San Francisco Intl Airport (SFO), it is located 10.9 miles from the city center of San Francisco.

Is San Francisco a popular train travel destination?

San Francisco ranks number 15 among most popular train destinations in the region. It also ranks number 217 in United States. San Francisco ranks number 5 in the region in terms of the number of destinations that connect to San Francisco via train service. On average 0 direct daily train trips serve San Francisco.

What is the population of San Francisco?

The population of San Francisco is 864816. San Francisco ranks number 10 in terms of population in California and number 81 in all of United States.

What type of traveler does San Francisco attract?

Business travelers most frequently choose to travel by train to San Francisco, enjoying the convenience of quick boarding and centrally located stations.

What train station is located closest to the city center of San Francisco?

The closest train station to the city center of San Francisco is Salesforce Plaza, located just 1.5 miles away. Select Salesforce Plaza as your arrival if your plans call for exploring the downtown area of San Francisco. Search on Wanderu and in the search results you can filter travel options by arriving or departing station.

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