There are 9 ways to get from Chatsworth to Palo Alto by plane, train, bus, subway or car

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Fly Burbank to San Jose, Caltrain  •  3 h 59 min

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

$67 - $342

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Bus Flixbus USA, line 22 bus  •  10 h 18 min

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

$17 - $30

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Fly Burbank to San Francisco, Caltrain  •  4 h 21 min

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

$80 - $498

Line 901 bus to Los Angeles, fly to San Jose, Caltrain  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the line 901 bus from Chatsworth Station to Woodley Station
  2. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to San Jose (SJC) LAX - SJC
  3. Take the Caltrain from Santa Clara Caltrain to California Ave Caltrain

$81 - $262

Fly Burbank to Oakland, BART, bus  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Oakland (OAK) BUR - OAK
  2. Take the BART from Coliseum BART Station to Union City BART Station
  3. Take the bus from Union City BART to University Av:Middlefield Rd

$114 - $469

Bus  •  8 h 22 min

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

$41 - $60

Bus Xe Do Hoang Transportation, line 22 bus  •  9 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Chatsworth station to Hill St. & College St.
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, CA to San José, CA
  3. Take the line 22 bus from King & Story to El Camino & Churchill 22

Train  •  11 h 10 min

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

$70 - $208

Drive  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Chatsworth to Palo Alto 343.3 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Chatsworth station to Palo Alto. However, there are services departing from Chatsworth station and arriving at El Camino & Churchill via Los Angeles, CA, King & Burdette and King & Story. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 52 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Chatsworth to Palo Alto. However, there are services departing from Chatsworth Amtrak and arriving at California Ave Caltrain via Simi Valley Amtrak and San Jose Diridon Caltrain. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 10 min.

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The distance between Chatsworth and Palo Alto is 298 miles. The road distance is 343.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Chatsworth to Palo Alto without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 22 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 59 min to get from Chatsworth to Palo Alto, including transfers.

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Chatsworth to Palo Alto bus services, operated by Ladot, arrive at Chatsworth station.

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Chatsworth to Palo Alto train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Simi Valley Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Chatsworth to Palo Alto is to bus which takes 8 h 22 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 11 h 10 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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Chatsworth to Palo Alto bus services, operated by Santa Clara VTA, arrive at El Camino & Churchill station.

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Map of how to get from Chatsworth to Palo Alto.
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  • Distance: 297.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 59 min

What companies run services between Chatsworth, CA, USA and Palo Alto, CA, USA?

Megabus operates a bus from Chatsworth to Palo Alto every 4 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 5 h 55 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Chatsworth to Palo Alto once daily. Tickets cost $60 - $170 and the journey takes 9 h.

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 California Ave Caltrain
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Train from Millbrae Caltrain to Palo Alto Caltrain
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
caltrain.com
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Coliseum BART Station to Union City BART Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
bart.gov
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 Simi Valley Amtrak to San Jose Diridon Station
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $170
Room
$270 - $380
Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Chatsworth Station to Woodley Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from Union City BART to University Av:Middlefield Rd
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
Ladot
Website
ladottransit.com
Bus from Chatsworth station to Hill St. & College St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
ladotbus.com
Xe Do Hoang Transportation
Phone
+1 408-729-7885 / +1-888-834-9336
Website
xedohoang.com
Bus from Los Angeles, CA to San José, CA
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
xedohoang.com
Santa Clara VTA
Phone
+1 408-321-2300
Website
vta.org
Bus from King & Story to El Camino & Churchill
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Website
vta.org
Bus from Eastridge Transit Center to El Camino & Churchill
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Website
vta.org
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

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More Questions & Answers

Chatsworth to Palo Alto train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at San Jose Diridon Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chatsworth to Palo Alto is 343 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 46 min to drive from Chatsworth to Palo Alto.

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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 432+ hotels available in Palo Alto. Prices start at $104 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Chatsworth to Burbank Airport is to train which takes 23 min and costs .

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