There are 3 ways to get from Gilroy to Carmel-by-the-Sea by bus, taxi 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  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Monterey / Gilroy Train Station to Monterey Transit Plaza / Gate 3 Pearl 55

$7 - $11

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gilroy to Carmel-by-the-Sea 43.8 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Gilroy to Carmel-by-the-Sea 43.8 miles

$4 - $7

What companies run services between Gilroy, CA, USA and Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA, USA?

Monterey-Salinas Transit operates a bus from Gilroy to Carmel-by-the-Sea twice daily. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 1 h 3 min.

Bus operators
Monterey-Salinas Transit
Phone
1-888-678-2871
Email
customerservice@mst.org
Website
mst.org
Bus from Monterey / Gilroy Train Station to Monterey Transit Plaza / Gate 3 Pearl
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
mst.org
Other operators
Taxi from Gilroy to Carmel-by-the-Sea
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Gilroy to Carmel-by-the-Sea?

The distance between Gilroy and Carmel-by-the-Sea is 59 km. The road distance is 70 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Gilroy to Carmel-by-the-Sea?

The cheapest way to get from Gilroy to Carmel-by-the-Sea is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 47 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Gilroy to Carmel-by-the-Sea?

The quickest way to get from Gilroy to Carmel-by-the-Sea is to taxi which takes 47 min and costs $130 - $160.

Is there a direct bus between Gilroy and Carmel-by-the-Sea?

No, there is no direct bus from Gilroy to Carmel-by-the-Sea. However, there are services departing from Monterey / Gilroy Train Station and arriving at 6th / Mission Street via Monterey Transit Plaza / Gate 4 Tyler. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 47 min.

How long does it take to get from Gilroy to Carmel-by-the-Sea?

It takes approximately 1 h 47 min to get from Gilroy to Carmel-by-the-Sea, including transfers.