There are 4 ways to get from Fresno to San Jose by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Fresno, Ca to San Jose, Ca 6774

$20 - $50

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Train  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Fresno Amtrak to Stockton Robert Cabral Station Amtrak San Joaquins
  2. Take the train from Skt Stockton Station to Sjd San Jose Station Ace / ...

$46 - $89

Drive  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Fresno to San Jose 151.4 miles

$14 - $22

Fly, Caltrain  •  4 h 12 min

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

$190 - $663

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Fresno to San Jose is to drive which costs $14 - $22 and takes 2 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fresno to San Jose is to drive which costs $14 - $22 and takes 2 h 40 min.

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The distance between Fresno and San Jose is 125 miles. The road distance is 151.4 miles.

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The bus from Fresno, Ca to San Jose, Ca takes 3 h 20 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Fresno, Ca and arriving at San Jose, Ca. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Fresno to San Jose station. However, there are services departing from Fresno Amtrak and arriving at Sjd San Jose Station via Skt Stockton Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 55 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fresno to San Jose is 151 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 40 min to drive from Fresno to San Jose.

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  • Distance: 124.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 20 min

What companies run services between Fresno, CA, USA and San Jose, CA, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Fresno to San Jose hourly. Tickets cost $20 - $50 and the journey takes 3 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Fresno to San Jose via Stockton Robert Cabral Station Amtrak and Skt Stockton Station in around 4 h 55 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Fresno to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Fresno Amtrak to Stockton Robert Cabral Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Altamont Corridor Express
Phone
1800-411-7245
Website
acerail.com
Train from Skt Stockton Station to Sjd San Jose Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
acerail.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Fresno, Ca to San Jose, Ca
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50

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