There are 4 ways to get from Davis to Stanford University by train, subway, 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

Train, BART  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Davis Amtrak to Richmond Transit Station Amtrak Capitol Corridor
  2. Take the BART from Richmond to Millbrae Richmond - Daly City/Millbrae

$38 - $69

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Davis Amtrak to Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak Capitol Corridor
  2. Take the bus from Union City BART to Stanford Oval Db

$34 - $65

2 alternative options

Train, bus via Suisun City  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Davis Amtrak to Suisun-Fairfield Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Suisun City to Oakland, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Union City BART to Stanford Oval Db

$47 - $86

Drive  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Davis to Stanford University 103.8 miles

$10 - $15

What companies run services between Davis, CA, USA and Stanford University, CA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Davis to Stanford University. However, you can take the train to Richmond Transit Station Amtrak, take the walk to Richmond, take the BART to Millbrae, take the walk to Millbrae Caltrain, take the Caltrain to Palo Alto Caltrain, then take the walk to Stanford University. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Davis to Stanford University via Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak, Coliseum, Union City, Union City BART, and Stanford Oval in around 3 h 53 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Davis Amtrak to Richmond Transit Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $200
Train from Davis Amtrak to Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Train from Davis Amtrak to Suisun-Fairfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Richmond to Millbrae
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
bart.gov
Bus operators
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from Union City BART to Stanford Oval
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Suisun City to Oakland, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$18 - $24

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Davis and Stanford University is 130 km. The road distance is 166 km.

The cheapest way to get from Davis to Stanford University is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1 h 56 min.

The quickest way to get from Davis to Stanford University is to drive which takes 1 h 56 min and costs $10 - $15.

It takes approximately 3 h 48 min to get from Davis to Stanford University, including transfers.