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

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Line 181 bus, bus  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the line 181 bus from Stevenson & Fremont to San Jose Caltrain Station 181
  2. Take the bus from San Jose, Ca to Santa Cruz, Ca 6725 / ...

$5 - $23

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Train, bus  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Fmt Fremont Station to Sjd San Jose Station Ace / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Jose, Ca to Santa Cruz, Ca 6725 / ...

$9 - $56

Taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take a taxi from Fremont to Santa Cruz 47.7 miles

$260 - $320

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Fremont to Santa Cruz 47.7 miles

$4 - $7

Uber  •  54 min

  1. Take an Uber from Fremont to Santa Cruz 47.7 miles

$75 - $95

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The cheapest way to get from Fremont to Santa Cruz is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fremont to Santa Cruz is to taxi which costs $260 - $320 and takes 54 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Fremont to Santa Cruz. However, there are services departing from Stevenson & Fremont and arriving at Santa Cruz, Ca via San Jose, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 45 min.

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The distance between Fremont and Santa Cruz is 40 miles. The road distance is 47.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Fremont to Santa Cruz without a car is to line 181 bus and bus which takes 1 h 45 min and costs $5 - $23.

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It takes approximately 1 h 45 min to get from Fremont to Santa Cruz, including transfers.

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Fremont to Santa Cruz bus services, operated by Santa Clara VTA, depart from Stevenson & Fremont station.

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Fremont to Santa Cruz bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Santa Cruz, Ca station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fremont to Santa Cruz is 48 miles. It takes approximately 54 min to drive from Fremont to Santa Cruz.

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There are 130+ hotels available in Santa Cruz. Prices start at $97 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 40 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 45 min

What companies run services between Fremont, CA, USA and Santa Cruz, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Fremont to Santa Cruz via San Jose Caltrain Station and San Jose, Ca in around 1 h 45 min.

Train operators
Altamont Corridor Express
Phone
1800-411-7245
Website
acerail.com
Train from Fmt Fremont Station to Sjd San Jose Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
acerail.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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Fremont Amtrak to San Jose Diridon Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$20 - $30
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Room
$120 - $180
Bus operators
Santa Clara VTA
Website
vta.org
Bus from Stevenson & Fremont to San Jose Caltrain Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
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.

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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
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 Fremont to Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$75 - $95
UberX
$75 - $95
WAV
$75 - $95
UberXL
$110 - $140
Select
$150 - $200
Black
$210 - $270
Black SUV
$230 - $300
Taxi from Fremont to Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$260 - $320
Lucky 7 Cab
Phone
+1 408-347-0777
Website
lucky7cab.com

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