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driving from denver san francisco how far

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driving from denver san francisco how far

im visiting family in denver and then in san francisco

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1. Re: driving from denver san francisco how far

1,270 miles (2,044 KM), approximately 18-1/2 hours of driving time.

What time of year are you traveling? Travel during "winter time" (October to April) you can encounter snow storms.

The trip is all on a divided highway / motorway.

There is lots of map/travel information on Google.com

Edited: 07 January 2013, 17:47
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It is about 2 1/2 driving days. The first day is from Denver to Salt Lake City; the second day is Salt Lake City to Reno, NV; then it is about 1/2 day to San Francisco.

The scenic drive from Denver to Salt Lake City is via U.S. Hwy 40 over the Rocky Mountains, but it is a two lane road. In the summer it will be fine. Here are some photos protophoto.com/subject.html?subject_id=378

Interstate 70 through Colorado is also scenic, and it is divided 4 lane highway. You could stop for the night a Provo instead of Salt Lake City this route. Here are some photos of that protophoto.com/subject.html?subject_id=314

The least scenic route from Denver to Salt Lake is Interstate 80 via Wyoming. It is desert, not mountains, on that route. You will see enough desert on I-80 in Nevada, so I would avoid that route through Wyoming.

Also check out the Trip Advisor Road Trip Forum tripadvisor.com/ShowForum-g1-i12567-Road_Tri…

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3. Re: driving from denver san francisco how far

Try google for distances and directions

http://maps.google.com/maps?client=safari&rls=en&q=denver+to+san+francisco&oe=UTF-8&um=1&ie=UTF-8&hl=en&sa=N&tab=wl

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Just an FYI - Reno to San Francisco can be anywhere from 3 1/2 hours to 6 hours or more, depending on # of stops, day of week, weather, driving conditions (i.e. chains or 4WD required,) etc. It's only 200 - 225 ish miles, so not a great distance, just more variables than a lot of routes.

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