There are 6 ways to get from Aspen to San Jose by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to San Jose  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Aspen (ASE) to San Jose (SJC) ASE - SJC

$164 - $806

Cheapest option

Bus  •  29 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Paepcke Park DV to Glenwood Park & Ride DV Brt / ...
  2. Take the bus from West Glenwood Park & Ride to Vail Transportation Center
  3. Take the bus from Vail to Las Vegas, Nv
  4. Take the bus from Las Vegas, Nv to San Jose, Ca

$137 - $331

4 alternative options

Fly to San Francisco, Caltrain  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Aspen (ASE) to San Francisco (SFO) ASE - SFO
  2. Take the Caltrain from Millbrae Caltrain to San Jose Diridon Caltrain

$193 - $870

Fly to Oakland  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Aspen (ASE) to Oakland (OAK) ASE - OAK

$224 - $818

Drive, bus, train  •  40 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Aspen to Copper Mountain, CO
  2. Take the bus from Copper Mountain, CO to Denver, CO - Union Station
  3. Take the train from Denver Union Station Amtrak to Emeryville Amtrak
  4. Take the train from Emeryville Amtrak to San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak

$241 - $651

Drive  •  18 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Aspen to San Jose 1168.6 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Aspen to San Jose is to drive which costs $110 - $170 and takes 18 h 34 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Aspen to San Jose is to fly and Caltrain which takes 5 h 30 min and costs $190 - $900.

More details

The distance between Aspen and San Jose is 1330 km. The road distance is 1870 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 5 h 59 min to get from Aspen to San Jose, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Aspen to San Jose. However, there are services departing from Paepcke Park DV and arriving at San Jose, Ca via West Glenwood Park & Ride, Vail and Las Vegas, Nv. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 h 46 min.

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What companies run services between Aspen, CO, USA and San Jose, CA, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Aspen to San Jose hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Aspen to San Jose via Glenwood Park & Ride DV, West Glenwood Park & Ride, Vail Transportation Center, Vail, and Las Vegas, Nv in around 29 h 46 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Aspen to San Jose via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Aspen to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Aspen to San Francisco via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Aspen to San Francisco via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Aspen to San Jose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Aspen to San Jose via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Aspen to San Jose via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 17 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Aspen to San Jose via Salt Lake City, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Aspen to San Jose via Salt Lake City, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
9 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Aspen to San Francisco via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Aspen to Oakland via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
9 h 19 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Aspen to Oakland via Salt Lake City, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Aspen to Oakland via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Aspen to Oakland via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Aspen to San Jose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Aspen to San Jose via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h 4 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Aspen to San Francisco via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Aspen to Oakland via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Aspen to Oakland via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Aspen to Oakland via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Train operators
Caltrain
Website
caltrain.com
Train from Millbrae Caltrain to San Jose Diridon Caltrain
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Denver Union Station Amtrak to Emeryville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
33 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$170 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$310 - $450
Business Coach Seat
$370 - $550
Room
$650 - $950
Train from Emeryville Amtrak to San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $190
Bus operators
RFTA
Phone
+1 970-925-8484
Website
rfta.com
Bus from Paepcke Park DV to Glenwood Park & Ride DV
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
rfta.com
Bustang
Phone
800-900-3011
Website
ridebustang.com
Bus from West Glenwood Park & Ride to Vail Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
ridebustang.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Vail to Las Vegas, Nv
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $170
Bus from Las Vegas, Nv to San Jose, Ca
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Front Range Ski Bus
Website
frontrangeskibus.com
Bus from Copper Mountain, CO to Denver, CO - Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$39
Schedules at
frontrangeskibus.com

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