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Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW) is a 25-minute drive from Detroit on I-94 W. SMART bus routes 125 and 280 service DTW.
Typical flight duration from DTW to San Francisco International Airport (SFO) is four-and-a-half hours from DTW to SFO.
The BART, metro line leaves from Garage G and services San Francisco, Oakland and San Mateo. If you are driving to San Francisco, 101 N provides an easy route.
Alcatraz, the infamous inactive prison, sits on an island just a short ferry ride from the city. Across the famous Golden Gate Bridge lie the calming views and accessible trails of the Marin Headlands.
Further north, you can drive to the elite wine country in Napa and Sonoma counties. San Francisco is also known for its family-friendly atmosphere. The Exploratorium is a fun destination for locals and visitors alike.
The San Francisco bay area is not as warm as southern California. Beautiful sunshine plays against chilly, raining winters. San Francisco can be extremely windy during any time of the year. When it comes to transportation, even locals will agree that it is far easier to take public transit or taxis than to drive in this city.