The distance between Carbondale to San Francisco is 1805.21 miles or 2904.46 km. A train trip from Carbondale to San Francisco typically takes 63 hours and 57 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 63 hours and 49 minutes to get from Carbondale to San Francisco.
Going from Carbondale to San Francisco by train takes over 63 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 Carbondale 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 Tuesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to San Francisco. One train carrier operates regular service on the Carbondale to San Francisco route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Carbondale to San Francisco, usually offering 2 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Carbondale to San Francisco, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.
Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Carbondale to San Francisco, which start at $161.00.
Amtrak train tickets from Carbondale to San Francisco start from $251.00, and on average cost $251.00. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to San Francisco. Amtrak in Carbondale leaves from 401 S Illinois Ave, And in San Francisco trains arrive at Beach St and The Embarcadero Pier 39 - Fisherman's Wharf and one other train station.
From Carbondale to San Francisco train travel on Amtrak takes 63 hours and 57 minutes. If you are looking to get to San Francisco faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 63 hours and 49 minutes.