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

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

Bus Greyhound USA, BART  •  2 h 28 min

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

$16 - $32

Cheapest option

Bus, BART via 1St & Santa Clara  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Gilroy Caltrain Station to 1St & Santa Clara 68 / ...
  2. Take the BART from Fremont to Downtown Berkeley Warm Springs/South Fremont - Richmond

$6 - $13

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Gilroy to Berkeley 76.6 miles

$7 - $11

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, then take the BART to Downtown Berkeley. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Gilroy to Berkeley via 1St & Santa Clara, Fremont Bart Station, and Fremont in around 3 h 34 min.

Train operators
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Hayward to Downtown Berkeley
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
bart.gov
Subway from Fremont to Downtown Berkeley
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
bart.gov
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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
Santa Clara VTA
Website
vta.org
Bus from Gilroy Caltrain Station to 1St & Santa Clara
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
vta.org
Monterey-Salinas Transit
Phone
1-888-678-2871
Email
customerservice@mst.org
Website
mst.org
Bus from Monterey / Gilroy Train Station to E San Fernando / 1st Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
mst.org

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Gilroy and Berkeley is 115 km. The road distance is 123 km.

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

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

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