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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Fmt Fremont Station to Sjd San Jose Station Ace / ...
  2. Take the bus from Diridon Station to Santa Cruz Metro Center - Lane 2 17 / ...

$9 - $57

Cheapest option

Line 181 bus, bus  •  2 h

  1. Take the line 181 bus from Fremont Bart Station to 2Nd & Santa Clara 181
  2. Take the bus from First & Santa Clara to Santa Cruz Metro Center - Lane 2 17

$5 - $7

3 alternative options

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

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

You can take a bus from Fremont to Santa Cruz via 2Nd & Santa Clara and First & Santa Clara in around 2 h.

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
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Fremont Amtrak to San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak
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 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
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $22
Santa Clara VTA
Website
vta.org
Bus from Fremont Bart Station to 2Nd & Santa Clara
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
vta.org
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
POOL
$75 - $100
ASSIST
$75 - $95
uberX
$75 - $95
WAV
$75 - $95
uberXL
$110 - $140
SELECT
$150 - $190
BLACK
$210 - $270
SUV
$230 - $290
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Fremont and Santa Cruz is 64 km. The road distance is 76 km.

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

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

No, there is no direct bus from Fremont to Santa Cruz. However, there are services departing from Fremont Bart Station and arriving at Santa Cruz Metro Center - Lane 2 via First & Santa Clara. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h.

It takes approximately 1 h 50 min to get from Fremont to Santa Cruz, including transfers.