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There are 7 ways to get from Golden Gate Park to San Jose by bus, subway, tram, train, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus, BART  •  2h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Fulton St & 25th Ave to McAllister St & Leavenworth St 5 / ...
  2. Take the BART from Civic Center/UN Plaza BART Station to Warm Springs/South Fremont BART Station Green

$10 - $15

Cheapest option

Bus, line 522 bus  •  4h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Daly City BART-Bay 1 to Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 1 Ecr
  2. Take the line 522 bus from Palo Alto Transit Center to Santa Clara & 2nd 522 / ...

$8 - $12

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Tram, Caltrain  •  3h 1m

  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 Local / ...

$12 - $15

Bus  •  2h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Fulton St & 25th Ave to Howard St & Main St 5 / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Francisco Transbay Temporary Terminal to San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

Taxi  •  55m

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

$270 - $330

Drive  •  55m

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

$4 - $7

Uber  •  55m

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

$60 - $80

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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 55m.

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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 55m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Golden Gate Park to San Jose station. However, there are services departing from Fulton St & 25th Ave and arriving at San Jose Diridon Station via San Francisco Transbay Temporary Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 59m.

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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 which takes 2h 21m and costs $9 - $15.

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It takes approximately 2h 21m 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 Amtrak, arrive at San Jose Diridon Station.

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

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There are 382+ hotels available in San Jose. Prices start at $99 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: 2h 21m

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, Howard St & Main St, and San Francisco Transbay Temporary Terminal in around 2h 59m.

Train operators
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Civic Center/UN Plaza BART Station to Warm Springs/South Fremont BART Station
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
bart.gov
San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency
Website
sfmta.com
Tram from Judah St & 28th Ave to King St & 4th St
Ave. Duration
45m
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 & 25th Ave to McAllister St & Leavenworth St
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Bus from Fulton St & 25th Ave to Howard St & Main St
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from San Francisco Transbay Temporary Terminal to San Jose Diridon Station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from Daly City BART-Bay 1 to Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 1
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Santa Clara VTA
Phone
+1 408-321-2300
Website
vta.org
Bus from Palo Alto Transit Center to Santa Clara & 2nd
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
vta.org
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Golden Gate Park to San Jose
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$60 - $80
Assist
$60 - $80
UberX
$60 - $80
WAV
$60 - $80
UberXL
$100 - $130
Select
$150 - $200
Black
$210 - $260
Black SUV
$220 - $290
Taxi from Golden Gate Park to San Jose
Ave. Duration
55m
Estimated price
$270 - $330
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 415.333.3333
Website
yellowcabsf.com
Taxi Bay Area
Phone
+1 408-541-1515
Website
taxibayarea.com
SF Green Cab
Phone
+1 415-626-4733
Website
greencabsf.com
https://www.sfmta.com/
Website
sfmta.com

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