There are 5 ways to get from Cupertino to Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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

Line 54 bus, Caltrain, bus  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the line 54 bus from Hollenbeck & Grand Coullee to Frances & Olson 54
  2. Take the Caltrain from Sunnyvale Caltrain to San Jose Diridon Caltrain
  3. Take the bus from San Jose, Ca to Santa Cruz, Ca 17

$9 - $29

Cheapest option

Line 23 bus, bus  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Take the line 23 bus from Stevens Creek & Bandley to Santa Clara & 1St 23 / ...
  2. Take the bus from First & Santa Clara to Santa Cruz Metro Center - Lane 2 17

$5 - $7

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cupertino to Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk 31.9 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from Cupertino to Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk 31.9 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  40 min

  1. Take an Uber from Cupertino to Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk 31.9 miles

$50 - $65

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Cupertino to Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk. However, there are services departing from Stevens Creek & Bandley and arriving at Santa Cruz Metro Center - Lane 2 via First & Santa Clara. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 44 min.

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The distance between Cupertino and Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk is 25 miles. The road distance is 31.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Cupertino to Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk without a car is to line 54 bus and Caltrain and bus which takes 2 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 20 min to get from Cupertino to Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, including transfers.

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

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Cupertino to Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk bus services, operated by Santa Cruz Metro, arrive at Santa Cruz Metro Center - Lane 2 station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cupertino to Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk is 32 miles. It takes approximately 40 min to drive from Cupertino to Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk.

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There are 113+ hotels available in Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk. Prices start at $89 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cupertino to Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk.
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  • Distance: 25 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 20 min

What companies run services between Cupertino, CA, USA and Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Cupertino to Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk via Santa Clara & 1St, First & Santa Clara, and Santa Cruz Metro Center - Lane 2 in around 2 h 44 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Santa Clara VTA
Phone
+1 408-321-2300
Website
vta.org
Bus from Hollenbeck & Grand Coullee to Frances & Olson
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Website
vta.org
Bus from Stevens Creek & Bandley to Santa Clara & 1St
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Website
vta.org
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Jose, Ca to Santa Cruz, Ca
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $21
Santa Cruz Metro
Website
scmtd.com
Bus from Diridon Station to Santa Cruz Metro Center - Lane 2
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
scmtd.com
Bus from First & Santa Clara to Santa Cruz Metro Center - Lane 2
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
scmtd.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from San Jose, CA to Santa Cruz, CA
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
amtrak.com
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cupertino to Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$50 - $65
UberX
$50 - $65
WAV
$50 - $65
UberXL
$75 - $95
Select
$100 - $140
Black
$140 - $180
Black SUV
$160 - $200
Taxi from Cupertino to Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Lucky 7 Cab
Phone
+1 408-347-0777
Website
lucky7cab.com

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