There are 7 ways to get from Las Vegas to Palo Alto by plane, train, subway, 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

Fly to San Jose, Caltrain  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Las Vegas (LAS) to San Jose (SJC) LAS - SJC
  2. Take the Caltrain from Santa Clara Caltrain to California Ave Caltrain

$77 - $333

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Las Vegas, Nv to San Jose, Ca 6774

$60 - $142

5 alternative options

Fly to San Francisco, Caltrain  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Las Vegas (LAS) to San Francisco (SFO) LAS - SFO
  2. Take the Caltrain from Millbrae Caltrain to Palo Alto Caltrain

$60 - $259

Fly to Oakland, BART, bus  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Las Vegas (LAS) to Oakland (OAK) LAS - OAK
  2. Take the BART from Coliseum to Union City
  3. Take the bus from Union City BART to Middlefield Rd:Willow Rd

$65 - $331

Fly to Stockton, train  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Las Vegas (LAS) to Stockton (SCK) LAS - SCK
  2. Take the train from Lat Lathrop/Manteca Station to Scc Santa Clara Station

$100 - $305

Amtrak Thruway, train  •  13 h 27 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Las Vegas, NV to Bakersfield, CA
  2. Take the train from Bakersfield Amtrak to Stockton Robert Cabral Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Skt Stockton Station to Scc Santa Clara Station Ace

$62 - $134

Drive  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Las Vegas to Palo Alto 546.5 miles

$50 - $80

What companies run services between Las Vegas, NV, USA and Palo Alto, CA, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Las Vegas to Palo Alto hourly. Tickets cost $55 - $140 and the journey takes 11 h 35 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Las Vegas to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Las Vegas to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Flights from Las Vegas to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Las Vegas to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Las Vegas to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $490
Virgin America
Website
virginamerica.com
Flights from Las Vegas to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $500
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $400
Flights from Las Vegas to Stockton
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Las Vegas to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Las Vegas to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Train operators
Caltrain
Website
caltrain.com
Train from Santa Clara Caltrain to California Ave Caltrain
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Train from Millbrae Caltrain to Palo Alto Caltrain
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
caltrain.com
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Coliseum to Union City
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
bart.gov
Altamont Corridor Express
Phone
1800-411-7245
Website
acerail.com
Train from Lat Lathrop/Manteca Station to Scc Santa Clara Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
acerail.com
Train from Skt Stockton Station to Scc Santa Clara Station
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
acerail.com
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Bakersfield Amtrak to Stockton Robert Cabral Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
Bus operators
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from Union City BART to Middlefield Rd:Willow Rd
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Las Vegas, Nv to San Jose, Ca
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Las Vegas to Palo Alto?

The distance between Las Vegas and Palo Alto is 639 km. The road distance is 874 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Las Vegas to Palo Alto?

The cheapest way to get from Las Vegas to Palo Alto is to drive which costs $50 - $80 and takes 9 h 8 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Las Vegas to Palo Alto?

The quickest way to get from Las Vegas to Palo Alto is to fly and Caltrain which takes 3 h 46 min and costs $75 - $340.

How long does it take to get from Las Vegas to Palo Alto?

It takes approximately 3 h 46 min to get from Las Vegas to Palo Alto, including transfers.