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Duration 3 days 6h
Distance 2952 miles
Average price $407
Frequency 4/week

Trip overview

The train between New York and San Jose takes 3 days 6h. The train runs, on average, 4 times per week from New York to San Jose. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. New York Penn Station
  2. Chicago Union Station
  3. Emeryville Amtrak Station
  4. San Jose
3 days 2h
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$332 - $471

New York to San Jose train times

Trains run four times a week between New York and San Jose. The service departs New York at 15:40 in the afternoon, which arrives into San Jose at 18:46. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3 days 6h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from New York station to San Jose station. However, there are services departing from New York Penn Station and arriving at San Jose Diridon Station via Chicago Union Station and Emeryville Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 2h.

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The distance between New York and San Jose is 2564 miles. The road distance is 2952 miles.

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New York to San Jose train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from New York Penn Station.

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New York to San Jose train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at San Jose Diridon Station.

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San Jose is 3h behind New York. It is currently 10:28 AM in New York and 7:28 AM in San Jose.

There are 408+ hotels available in San Jose. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between New York and San Jose?

You can take a train from New York to San Jose via Chicago Union Station and Emeryville Amtrak Station in around 3 days 2h.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Premium
$320 - $440
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $290
Business Seat
$210 - $300
Train from Chicago Union Station to Emeryville Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2 days 4h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$210 - $300
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$210 - $300
Premium
$550 - $750
Flexi Coach Seat
$450 - $700
Business Seat
$490 - $700
Train from Emeryville Amtrak Station to San Jose Diridon Station
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $55
Business Seat
$30 - $45

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