There are 9 ways to get from Lancaster to San Jose by train, plane, bus 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

Train to Burbank, fly to San Jose  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Lancaster station to Downtown Burbank station
  2. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to San Jose (SJC) BUR - SJC

$70 - $318

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from MetroLink/Sierra Hwy. to Greyhound/18th St. 100
  2. Take the bus from Bakersfield, Ca to San Jose, Ca 6774

$32 - $78

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Train to Los Angeles, fly to San Jose  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Lancaster station to L. A. Union Station station
  2. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to San Jose (SJC) LAX - SJC

$85 - $266

Train to Burbank, fly to Oakland  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Lancaster station to Downtown Burbank station
  2. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Oakland (OAK) BUR - OAK

$120 - $450

Train to Long Beach, fly to San Jose  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Lancaster station to L. A. Union Station station
  2. Fly from Long Beach (LGB) to San Jose (SJC) LGB - SJC

$67 - $276

Train, train to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly to San Jose  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Lancaster station to L. A. Union Station station
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Ontario Amtrak
  3. Fly from Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) to San Jose (SJC) ONT - SJC

$128 - $435

Bus, train  •  9 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from MetroLink/Sierra Hwy. to Bakersfield Amtrak 100
  2. Take the train from Bakersfield Amtrak to Fresno Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Fresno, Ca to San Jose, Ca

$52 - $123

Train  •  13 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Lancaster station to L. A. Union Station station Antelope Valley Line
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak Coast Starlight

$77 - $196

Drive  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Lancaster to San Jose 323.4 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lancaster to San Jose is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lancaster to San Jose is to train and fly which takes 4 h 41 min and costs $70 - $320.

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The distance between Lancaster and San Jose is 448 km. The road distance is 517 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 41 min to get from Lancaster to San Jose, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lancaster to San Jose. However, there are services departing from MetroLink/Sierra Hwy. and arriving at San Jose, Ca via Bakersfield, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lancaster to San Jose. However, there are services departing from Lancaster station and arriving at San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak via Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 14 min.

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What companies run services between Lancaster, CA, USA and San Jose, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Lancaster to San Jose via Greyhound/18th St. and Bakersfield, Ca in around 9 h 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lancaster to San Jose via L. A. Union Station station and Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak in around 13 h 14 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Burbank to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Burbank to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Burbank to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $850
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Long Beach to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $290
JetSuiteX
Website
x.jetsuite.com
Flights from Burbank to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Flights from Burbank to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Lancaster station to Downtown Burbank station
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Lancaster station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Ontario Amtrak
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Bakersfield Amtrak to Fresno Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak
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
Bus operators
Kern Transit
Website
kerntransit.org
Bus from MetroLink/Sierra Hwy. to Greyhound/18th St.
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
kerntransit.org
Bus from MetroLink/Sierra Hwy. to Bakersfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
kerntransit.org
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Bakersfield, Ca to San Jose, Ca
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Fresno, Ca to San Jose, Ca
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50

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