There are 6 ways to get from Golden Gate Park to San Jose by bus, subway, tram, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus, BART, line 181 bus  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Fulton St & 28th Ave to McAllister St & Leavenworth St 5 / ...
  2. Take the BART from Civic Center/UN Plaza BART Station to Fremont BART Station
  3. Take the line 181 bus from Fremont Bart Station to 2Nd & St John 181

$10 - $11

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Bus  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Fulton St & 25th Ave to Mission St & Fremont St 5 / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Francisco, Ca to San Jose, Ca 6853

$14 - $28

Tram, Caltrain  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the tram from Judah St & 28th Ave to King St & 4th St N
  2. Take the Caltrain from San Francisco Caltrain to San Jose Diridon Caltrain Bullet / ...

$12 - $15

Taxi  •  55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Golden Gate Park to San Jose 49.8 miles

$270 - $330

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Golden Gate Park to San Jose 49.8 miles

$4 - $7

Uber  •  55 min

  1. Take an Uber from Golden Gate Park to San Jose 49.8 miles

$75 - $100

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The cheapest way to get from Golden Gate Park to San Jose is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Golden Gate Park to San Jose is to taxi which costs $270 - $330 and takes 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Golden Gate Park to San Jose. However, there are services departing from Fulton St & 25th Ave and arriving at San Jose, Ca via San Francisco, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 29 min.

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The distance between Golden Gate Park and San Jose is 44 miles. The road distance is 49.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Golden Gate Park to San Jose without a car is to bus and BART and line 181 bus which takes 2 h 29 min and costs $9 - $11.

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It takes approximately 2 h 29 min to get from Golden Gate Park to San Jose, including transfers.

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Golden Gate Park to San Jose bus services, operated by San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency, depart from Fulton St & 25th Ave station.

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Golden Gate Park to San Jose bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at San Jose, Ca station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Golden Gate Park to San Jose is 50 miles. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from Golden Gate Park to San Jose.

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There are 346+ hotels available in San Jose. Prices start at $102 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Golden Gate Park to San Jose.
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  • Distance: 44.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 29 min

What companies run services between Golden Gate Park, CA, USA and San Jose, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Golden Gate Park to San Jose via Fulton St & 25th Ave, Mission St & Fremont St, and San Francisco, Ca in around 2 h 29 min.

Train operators
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Civic Center/UN Plaza BART Station to Fremont BART Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
bart.gov
San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency
Website
sfmta.com
Tram from Judah St & 28th Ave to King St & 4th St
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Bus operators
San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency
Website
sfmta.com
Bus from Fulton St & 28th Ave to McAllister St & Leavenworth St
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Bus from Fulton St & 25th Ave to Mission St & Fremont St
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Santa Clara VTA
Website
vta.org
Bus from Fremont Bart Station to 2Nd & St John
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
vta.org
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 San Francisco, Ca to San Jose, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $25
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Golden Gate Park to San Jose
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$75 - $100
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$75 - $100
UberX
$75 - $100
WAV
$75 - $100
UberXL
$110 - $150
Select
$160 - $210
Black
$220 - $280
Black SUV
$240 - $310
Taxi from Golden Gate Park to San Jose
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$270 - $330
SF Green Cab
Phone
+1 415-626-4733
Website
greencabsf.com
https://www.sfmta.com/
Website
sfmta.com
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 415.333.3333
Website
yellowcabsf.com
Taxi Bay Area
Phone
+1 408-541-1515
Website
taxibayarea.com

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