There are 9 ways to get from Irvine to Stockton by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Anaheim, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca 9480 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Stockton, Ca 1420 / ...

$46 - $123

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Bus Flixbus USA  •  10 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Anaheim to LA Downtown FlixBus
  2. Take the bus from LA Downtown to Stockton FlixBus

$20 - $42

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Train, bus  •  10 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Tustin station to L. A. Union Station station
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Bakersfield Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Bakersfield Amtrak to Stockton San Joaquin Street Station

Train  •  15 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Tustin station to L. A. Union Station station
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Jose Diridon Station
  3. Take the train from Sjd San Jose Station to Skt Stockton Station Ace

$86 - $208

Drive  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Irvine to Stockton 382.5 miles

$35 - $55

Fly to San Jose, train  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Santa Ana (SNA) to San Jose (SJC) SNA - SJC
  2. Take the train from Scc Santa Clara Station to Skt Stockton Station

$77 - $263

Fly to Sacramento, train  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Santa Ana (SNA) to Sacramento (SMF) SNA - SMF
  2. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Stockton Robert Cabral Station

$178 - $446

Fly to San Francisco, train  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Santa Ana (SNA) to San Francisco (SFO) SNA - SFO
  2. Take the train from Richmond Transit Station to Stockton San Joaquin Street Station

$127 - $353

Fly to Oakland, train  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Santa Ana (SNA) to Oakland (OAK) SNA - OAK
  2. Take the train from Fmt Fremont Station to Skt Stockton Station

$135 - $665

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No, there is no direct bus from Irvine to Stockton. However, there are services departing from Main-Harvard and arriving at Stockton, Ca via Anaheim, Ca and Los Angeles, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 46 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Irvine station to Stockton station. However, there are services departing from Tustin station and arriving at Skt Stockton Station via Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak and Sjd San Jose Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 4 min.

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The distance between Irvine and Stockton is 356 miles. The road distance is 382.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Irvine to Stockton without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 46 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 46 min to get from Irvine to Stockton, including transfers.

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Irvine to Stockton bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Anaheim, Ca station.

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Irvine to Stockton train services, operated by Metrolink Trains, arrive at Tustin station.

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The best way to get from Irvine to Stockton is to bus which takes 8 h 46 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 15 h 4 min.

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The quickest flight from Santa Ana Airport to San Jose Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Irvine to Stockton bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Stockton, Ca station.

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Map of how to get from Irvine to Stockton.
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  • Distance: 356.3 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 46 min

What companies run services between Irvine, CA, USA and Stockton, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Irvine to Stockton via Artic - Dock 1, Anaheim, Ca, and Los Angeles, Ca in around 8 h 46 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Irvine to Stockton via L. A. Union Station station, Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak, San Jose Diridon Station, and Sjd San Jose Station in around 15 h 4 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Santa Ana to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Santa Ana to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Flights from Santa Ana to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Santa Ana to San Francisco via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Santa Ana to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Santa Ana to Oakland via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Santa Ana to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Santa Ana to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Santa Ana to Sacramento via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Santa Ana to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Tustin station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Bakersfield Amtrak to Stockton San Joaquin Street Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Jose Diridon Station
Ave. Duration
10 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$290 - $400
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Stockton Robert Cabral Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $190
Train from Richmond Transit Station to Stockton San Joaquin Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
Altamont Corridor Express
Phone
1800-411-7245
Website
acerail.com
Train from Sjd San Jose Station to Skt Stockton Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
acerail.com
Train from Scc Santa Clara Station to Skt Stockton Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
acerail.com
Train from Fmt Fremont Station to Skt Stockton Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
acerail.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 Anaheim, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Stockton, Ca
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$70 - $95
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Bakersfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
amtrak.com
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Anaheim to LA Downtown
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $10
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Bus from LA Downtown to Stockton
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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Irvine to Stockton train services, operated by Altamont Corridor Express, arrive at Skt Stockton Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Irvine to Stockton is 382 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 17 min to drive from Irvine to Stockton.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc. and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Santa Ana Airport to San Jose Airport.

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There are 46+ hotels available in Stockton. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Irvine to Santa Ana Airport is to line 401 bus which takes 7 min and costs .

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