There are 8 ways to get from Burbank to Sunnyvale by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Burbank to San Jose, Caltrain  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to San Jose (SJC) BUR - SJC
  2. Take the Caltrain from Santa Clara Caltrain to Sunnyvale Caltrain

$62 - $309

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Bus, line 22 bus  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Burbank to San Jose FlixBus
  2. Take the line 22 bus from Eastridge Transit Center to El Camino & Mathilda 22

$14 - $24

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Fly Burbank to San Francisco, Caltrain  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to San Francisco (SFO) BUR - SFO
  2. Take the Caltrain from Millbrae Caltrain to Sunnyvale Caltrain

$77 - $468

Train to Los Angeles, fly to San Jose, Caltrain  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Downtown Burbank station to L. A. Union Station station
  2. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to San Jose (SJC) LAX - SJC
  3. Take the Caltrain from Santa Clara Caltrain to Sunnyvale Caltrain

$81 - $262

Fly Burbank to Oakland, train  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Oakland (OAK) BUR - OAK
  2. Take the train from Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak to Santa Clara Amtrak

$129 - $479

Bus  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Burbank Station to San Jose, CA

$34 - $49

Train  •  10 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Burbank Amtrak to San Jose Diridon Station Coast Starlight

$70 - $180

Drive  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Burbank to Sunnyvale 342.8 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Burbank to Sunnyvale. However, there are services departing from Burbank and arriving at El Camino & Mathilda via Eastridge Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Burbank to Sunnyvale. However, there are services departing from Burbank Amtrak and arriving at Sunnyvale Caltrain via San Jose Diridon Caltrain. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 24 min.

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The distance between Burbank and Sunnyvale is 305 miles. The road distance is 342.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Burbank to Sunnyvale without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 30 min to get from Burbank to Sunnyvale, including transfers.

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Burbank to Sunnyvale bus services, operated by Flixbus USA, depart from Burbank station.

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Burbank to Sunnyvale train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Burbank Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Burbank to Sunnyvale is to bus which takes 6 h 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 10 h 24 min.

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The quickest flight from Burbank Airport to San Jose Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Burbank to Sunnyvale bus services, operated by Santa Clara VTA, arrive at El Camino & Mathilda station.

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Map of how to get from Burbank to Sunnyvale.
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  • Distance: 305.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 30 min

What companies run services between Burbank, CA, USA and Sunnyvale, CA, USA?

Megabus operates a bus from Burbank to Sunnyvale every 4 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 5 h 55 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Burbank to Sunnyvale once daily. Tickets cost $65 - $180 and the journey takes 9 h 42 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Burbank to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Burbank to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $800
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Burbank to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Burbank to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $850
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
JetSuiteX
Website
x.jetsuite.com
Flights from Burbank to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Flights from Burbank to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $320
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Burbank to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Train operators
Caltrain
Phone
+1 650-508-6200
Website
caltrain.com
Train from Santa Clara Caltrain to Sunnyvale Caltrain
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Train from Millbrae Caltrain to Sunnyvale Caltrain
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Downtown Burbank station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Amtrak

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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak to Santa Clara Amtrak
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Burbank Amtrak to San Jose Diridon Station
Ave. Duration
9 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$280 - $400
Bus operators
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Burbank to San Jose
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Santa Clara VTA
Phone
+1 408-321-2300
Website
vta.org
Bus from Eastridge Transit Center to El Camino & Mathilda
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Website
vta.org

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Burbank to Sunnyvale train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at San Jose Diridon Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Burbank to Sunnyvale is 343 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 41 min to drive from Burbank to Sunnyvale.

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JetSuiteX, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Burbank Airport to San Jose Airport.

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There are 420+ hotels available in Sunnyvale. Prices start at $104 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Burbank to Burbank Airport is to line 94 bus which takes 17 min and costs .

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