There are 3 ways to get from Gilroy to Berkeley by bus, subway, train or car

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Bus, BART  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Gilroy, Ca to Hayward, Ca 6774
  2. Take the BART from Hayward BART Station to Downtown Berkeley BART Station Warm Springs/South Fremont - Richmond

$16 - $32

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Caltrain, BART  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from Gilroy Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain Limited
  2. Take the BART from Millbrae BART Station to Downtown Berkeley BART Station Richmond - Daly City/Millbrae

$20 - $26

Drive  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Gilroy to Berkeley 76.6 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Gilroy to Berkeley is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gilroy to Berkeley is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 23 min.

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The distance between Gilroy and Berkeley is 72 miles. The road distance is 76.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Gilroy to Berkeley without a car is to bus and BART which takes 2 h 28 min and costs $15 - $35.

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It takes approximately 2 h 28 min to get from Gilroy to Berkeley, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gilroy to Berkeley is 77 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 23 min to drive from Gilroy to Berkeley.

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  • Distance: 71.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 28 min

What companies run services between Gilroy, CA, USA and Berkeley, CA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Gilroy to Berkeley. However, you can take the bus to Hayward, Ca, take the walk to Hayward BART Station, then take the BART to Downtown Berkeley BART Station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Gilroy to Berkeley via Millbrae Caltrain and Millbrae BART Station in around 3 h 8 min.

Train operators
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Hayward BART Station to Downtown Berkeley BART Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
bart.gov
Subway from Millbrae BART Station to Downtown Berkeley BART Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
bart.gov
Caltrain
Phone
+1 650-508-6200
Website
caltrain.com
Train from Gilroy Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Bus operators
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 Gilroy, Ca to Hayward, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$22 - $28

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