There are 10 ways to get from Long Beach to Stanford University by plane, train, bus, night 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 Los Angeles to San Jose, Caltrain  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to San Jose (SJC) LAX - SJC
  2. Take the Caltrain from Santa Clara Caltrain to Palo Alto Caltrain

$79 - $257

Cheapest option

Bus Boltbus  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles to San Jose, CA LA-Oakland

$34 - $51

8 alternative options

Fly Long Beach to San Jose, Caltrain  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Long Beach (LGB) to San Jose (SJC) LGB - SJC
  2. Take the Caltrain from Santa Clara Caltrain to Palo Alto Caltrain

$51 - $258

Fly Long Beach to San Francisco, Caltrain  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Long Beach (LGB) to San Francisco (SFO) LGB - SFO
  2. Take the Caltrain from Millbrae Caltrain to Palo Alto Caltrain

$57 - $250

Fly Long Beach to Oakland, bus  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Long Beach (LGB) to Oakland (OAK) LGB - OAK
  2. Take the bus from Union City BART to Stanford Oval

$59 - $286

Bus to Santa Ana, fly to San Jose, Caltrain  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Long Beach, Ca to Anaheim, Ca
  2. Fly from Santa Ana (SNA) to San Jose (SJC) SNA - SJC
  3. Take the Caltrain from Santa Clara Caltrain to Palo Alto Caltrain

$76 - $270

Bus Greyhound USA  •  9 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Jose, Ca 6860 / ...

$48 - $115

Train  •  13 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak Coast Starlight

$72 - $191

Night bus  •  9 h 29 min

  1. Take the night bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Jose, Ca 6876

$48 - $115

Drive  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Long Beach to Stanford University 385.1 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Long Beach to Stanford University is to bus which costs $30 - $55 and takes 10 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Long Beach to Stanford University is to fly and Caltrain which costs $50 - $260 and takes 4 h 23 min.

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The distance between Long Beach and Stanford University is 340 miles. The road distance is 385.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 28 min to get from Long Beach to Stanford University, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Long Beach, CA, USA and Stanford University, CA, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Long Beach to Stanford University hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $90 and the journey takes 6 h 45 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Long Beach to Stanford University once daily. Tickets cost $65 - $180 and the journey takes 10 h 1 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Long Beach to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Santa Ana to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
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
Flights from Long Beach to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $390
Flights from Long Beach to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Flights from Santa Ana to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
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
Train operators
Caltrain
Website
caltrain.com
Train from Santa Clara Caltrain to Palo Alto Caltrain
Ave. Duration
28 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
Amtrak
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
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
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from Union City BART to Stanford Oval
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
Greyhound USA
Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Long Beach, Ca to Anaheim, Ca
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$15 - $19
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Jose, Ca
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$70 - $90
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Long Beach to Anaheim
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Boltbus

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