There are 7 ways to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to San Jose by plane, train, shuttle or bus

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

Fly Edinburgh to San Jose  •  14 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to San Jose (SJC) EDI - SJC

$408 - $2,062

Cheapest option

Fly Edinburgh to San Francisco, Caltrain  •  15 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to San Francisco (SFO) EDI - SFO
  2. Take the Caltrain from Millbrae Caltrain to San Jose Diridon Caltrain

$266 - $621

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Fly Edinburgh to Oakland  •  15 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Oakland (OAK) EDI - OAK

$418 - $1,032

Fly Edinburgh to Sacramento, train  •  20 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Sacramento (SMF) EDI - SMF
  2. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to San Jose Diridon Station

$552 - $2,146

Fly Edinburgh to Monterey, shuttle  •  19 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Monterey (MRY) EDI - MRY
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Monterey to San Jose International Airport

$429 - $1,663

Fly Edinburgh to Stockton, train  •  19 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Stockton (SCK) EDI - SCK
  2. Take the train from Lat Lathrop/Manteca Station to Sjd San Jose Station

$501 - $1,952

Bus to Glasgow, fly to San Francisco, Caltrain  •  18 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to San Francisco (SFO) GLA - SFO
  3. Take the Caltrain from Millbrae Caltrain to San Jose Diridon Caltrain

$323 - $686

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to San Jose is to fly and Caltrain which costs £200 - £480 and takes 15 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to San Jose is to fly which costs £310 - £1,600 and takes 14 h 31 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and San Jose is 5084 miles.

It takes approximately 14 h 31 min to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to San Jose, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Edinburgh Airport to San Jose Airport. The quickest flight takes 14 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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San Jose is 8 h behind Edinburgh Airport (EDI). It is currently 4:26 AM in Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and 8:26 PM in San Jose.

Alaska Airlines, Inc., British Airways and United Airlines offer flights from Edinburgh Airport to San Jose Airport.

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There are 346+ hotels available in San Jose. Prices start at $102 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to San Jose.
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  • Distance: 5083.5 miles
  • Duration: 14 h 31 min

What companies run services between Edinburgh Airport (EDI), Scotland and San Jose, CA, USA?

British Airways, United Airlines and eight other airlines fly from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to San Jose hourly.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Edinburgh to San Jose via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
18 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $3,000
Flights from Edinburgh to San Jose via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
17 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $3,000
Flights from Edinburgh to San Jose via Washington Dulles, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
17 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $3,000
Flights from Edinburgh to San Jose via Newark
Ave. Duration
21 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $3,000
Flights from Edinburgh to San Jose via Washington Dulles, Denver
Ave. Duration
19 h 24 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $3,000
Flights from Edinburgh to San Francisco via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
14 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $2,100
Flights from Edinburgh to San Francisco via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
15 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $2,100
Flights from Edinburgh to San Francisco via Newark
Ave. Duration
15 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,100
Flights from Edinburgh to Sacramento via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
15 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,200
Flights from Edinburgh to Sacramento via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
18 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,100
Flights from Edinburgh to Sacramento via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
17 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,100
Flights from Edinburgh to Sacramento via Newark
Ave. Duration
21 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,200
Flights from Edinburgh to Monterey via Washington Dulles, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
18 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,500
Flights from Edinburgh to Monterey via Washington Dulles, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
18 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,500
Flights from Edinburgh to Monterey via Chicago O'Hare, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
19 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,400
Flights from Edinburgh to Monterey via Chicago O'Hare, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
19 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,400
Flights from Edinburgh to Monterey via Amsterdam, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
15 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $4,200
Flights from Edinburgh to Monterey via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
16 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,700
Flights from Glasgow to San Francisco via Newark
Ave. Duration
15 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Edinburgh to San Francisco via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
13 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $2,200
Flights from Edinburgh to San Francisco via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
16 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $2,200
Flights from Edinburgh to San Francisco via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
16 h 8 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,400
Flights from Edinburgh to Oakland via Amsterdam, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
17 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,500
Flights from Edinburgh to Oakland via Paris CDG, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
17 h 34 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,700
Flights from Edinburgh to Oakland via Amsterdam, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
18 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $2,600
Flights from Edinburgh to Oakland via Paris CDG, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
18 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,800
Flights from Edinburgh to Sacramento via Paris CDG, Seattle
Ave. Duration
16 h 24 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $4,100
Flights from Edinburgh to Sacramento via Amsterdam, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
17 h 41 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $3,800
Flights from Edinburgh to Sacramento via Amsterdam, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
17 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $3,900
Flights from Glasgow to San Francisco via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Edinburgh to San Jose via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $3,600
Flights from Edinburgh to San Jose via London Heathrow, Seattle
Ave. Duration
16 h 52 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$800 - $3,600
Flights from Edinburgh to San Francisco via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,000
Flights from Edinburgh to San Francisco via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
17 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,700
Flights from Edinburgh to Oakland via London Heathrow, Seattle
Ave. Duration
18 h 41 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,300
Flights from Edinburgh to Monterey via New York JFK, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
19 h 47 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,700
Flights from Edinburgh to Monterey via London Heathrow, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
18 h 32 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $3,000
Flights from Glasgow to San Francisco via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $1,600
Flights from Glasgow to San Francisco via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
16 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $2,600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to San Jose via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $3,600
Flights from Edinburgh to San Francisco via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,000
Flights from Edinburgh to San Francisco via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
15 h 50 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,300
Flights from Edinburgh to San Francisco via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
17 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,700
Flights from Glasgow to San Francisco via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $1,600
Flights from Glasgow to San Francisco via Dublin
Ave. Duration
15 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $2,200
Flights from Glasgow to San Francisco via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
16 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $2,600
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Stockton via Chicago O'Hare, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
17 h 3 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,200
Flights from Edinburgh to Stockton via New York JFK, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
17 h 8 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,800
Flights from Edinburgh to Stockton via London Heathrow, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
18 h 38 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,700
Flights from Edinburgh to Stockton via London Gatwick, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
18 h 43 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,300
Flights from Edinburgh to Stockton via Newark, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
19 h 18 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,300
Flights from Edinburgh to Stockton via Manchester, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
21 h 53 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,200
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Edinburgh to San Francisco via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
13 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $2,200
Flights from Edinburgh to Oakland via Amsterdam, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
17 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,500
Flights from Edinburgh to Oakland via Amsterdam, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
18 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,700
Flights from Edinburgh to Sacramento via Amsterdam, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
17 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $3,900
Flights from Glasgow to San Francisco via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,300
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Edinburgh to San Francisco via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
16 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $2,200
Flights from Edinburgh to Oakland via Paris CDG, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
17 h 34 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,700
Flights from Edinburgh to Oakland via Paris CDG, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
18 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,800
Flights from Edinburgh to Sacramento via Paris CDG, Seattle
Ave. Duration
16 h 24 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $4,100
Flights from Glasgow to San Francisco via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,300
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to San Jose via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $3,600
Flights from Edinburgh to San Francisco via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
13 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,000
Flights from Edinburgh to San Francisco via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
15 h 50 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,300
Flights from Glasgow to San Francisco via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $1,600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Edinburgh to San Francisco via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $2,100
Flights from Edinburgh to Monterey via Frankfurt, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
18 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,600
Flights from Edinburgh to Monterey via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
16 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,700
Flights from Edinburgh to Monterey via Munich, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
19 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $4,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Oakland via London Gatwick, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
15 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,300
Flights from Edinburgh to Oakland via London Heathrow, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
15 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,300
Flights from Edinburgh to Oakland via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Edinburgh to Oakland via Chicago O'Hare, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
16 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,200
Virgin Atlantic
Website
virginatlantic.com
Flights from Edinburgh to San Francisco via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
16 h 8 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,400
Flights from Edinburgh to San Francisco via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
15 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,300
Flights from Edinburgh to Oakland via Manchester, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
19 h 39 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,000
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to San Francisco via Dublin
Ave. Duration
14 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,300
Flights from Glasgow to San Francisco via Dublin
Ave. Duration
15 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $2,200
WOW air
Website
wowair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to San Francisco via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $2,100
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Oakland via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $4,000
Norwegian Air UK ltd
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Oakland via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
15 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,800
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Oakland via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
19 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,600
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Oakland via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
19 h 20 min
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,100
Icelandair
Website
icelandair.com
Flights from Glasgow to San Francisco via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
13 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,400
Train operators
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
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to San Jose Diridon Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $240
Altamont Corridor Express
Phone
1800-411-7245
Website
acerail.com
Train from Lat Lathrop/Manteca Station to Sjd San Jose Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
acerail.com
Bus operators
Monterey Bus
Website
montereyairbus.com
Shuttle from Monterey to San Jose International Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $50
Schedules at
montereyairbus.com
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk

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