The distance between Riverside to San Francisco is 385.89 miles or 620.87 km. A train trip from Riverside to San Francisco typically takes 13 hours and 34 minutes. If you are looking to get to San Francisco faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 11 hours to get from Riverside to San Francisco.
Going from Riverside to San Francisco by train takes over 13 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.
On Tuesday trains from Riverside to San Francisco are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Amtrak train tickets from Riverside to San Francisco start from $59.00, and on average cost $68.15. Daily there are 11 Amtrak schedules to San Francisco. Amtrak in Riverside leaves from Downtown Metrolink Station - 4066 Vine St and one other station. And in San Francisco trains arrive at Bus Terminal - 200 Folsom St and 2 other train stations.
From Riverside to San Francisco train travel on Amtrak takes 13 hours and 34 minutes. If you are looking to get to San Francisco faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 11 hours and 0 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 8 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $70.43 for a one-way train ticket to San Francisco.