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There are 5 ways to get from Cupertino to Pleasanton by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 81 bus, train  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the line 81 bus from Stevens Creek & Miller to Santa Clara Caltrain Station 81
  2. Take the train from Scc Santa Clara Station to Pld Pleasanton Station Ace

$9 - $14

4 alternative options

Line 23 bus, bus  •  3 h

  1. Take the line 23 bus from Stevens Creek & Bandley to Santa Clara & 1St 23 / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Jose Diridon Station to Dublin-Pleasanton Amtrak Station Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cupertino to Pleasanton 34.4 miles

$190 - $230

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Cupertino to Pleasanton 34.4 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  38 min

  1. Take an Uber from Cupertino to Pleasanton 34.4 miles

$50 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from Cupertino to Pleasanton is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cupertino to Pleasanton is to taxi which costs $190 - $230 and takes 38 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cupertino to Pleasanton. However, there are services departing from Stevens Creek & Bandley and arriving at Santa Rita Rd & Amador Valley High School via 1St & Santa Clara, San Jose Diridon Station and East Dublin Bart Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h.

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The distance between Cupertino and Pleasanton is 25 miles. The road distance is 34.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Cupertino to Pleasanton without a car is to line 81 bus and train which takes 2 h 15 min and costs $9 - $14.

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It takes approximately 2 h 15 min to get from Cupertino to Pleasanton, including transfers.

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Cupertino to Pleasanton bus services, operated by Santa Clara VTA, depart from Stevens Creek & Bandley station.

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Cupertino to Pleasanton bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Dublin-Pleasanton Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cupertino to Pleasanton is 34 miles. It takes approximately 38 min to drive from Cupertino to Pleasanton.

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There are 103+ hotels available in Pleasanton. Prices start at $94 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cupertino to Pleasanton.
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  • Distance: 25.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 15 min

What companies run services between Cupertino, CA, USA and Pleasanton, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Cupertino to Pleasanton via Santa Clara & 1St, 1St & Santa Clara, San Jose Caltrain Station, San Jose Diridon Station, Dublin-Pleasanton Amtrak Station, and East Dublin Bart Station in around 3 h.

Train operators
Altamont Corridor Express
Phone
1800-411-7245
Website
acerail.com
Train from Scc Santa Clara Station to Pld Pleasanton Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
ACE
Bus operators
Santa Clara VTA
Phone
+1 408-321-2300
Website
vta.org
Bus from Stevens Creek & Miller to Santa Clara Caltrain Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
vta.org
Bus from Stevens Creek & Bandley to Santa Clara & 1St
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
vta.org
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from San Jose Diridon Station to Dublin-Pleasanton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
amtrak.com
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cupertino to Pleasanton
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $70
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UberPool
$45 - $60
Assist
$50 - $70
UberX
$50 - $70
WAV
$50 - $70
UberXL
$80 - $100
Select
$110 - $150
Black
$150 - $190
Black SUV
$160 - $210
Taxi from Cupertino to Pleasanton
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$190 - $230
Lucky 7 Cab
Phone
+1 408-347-0777
Website
lucky7cab.com

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