There are 11 ways to get from Long Beach to Stanford University by plane, train, bus, tram, 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 39 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 7 min

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

$32 - $53

9 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 Oakland, bus  •  5 h 16 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

Fly Long Beach to San Francisco, Caltrain  •  4 h 49 min

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

$59 - $254

Line 94 bus, line 560 bus to Santa Ana, fly to San Jose, Caltrain  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the line 94 bus from Long Beach Blvd & 3Rd Se to Seventh & Channel Se
  2. Take the line 560 bus from 7Th-Channel to The Depot At Santa Ana Dock 9
  3. Fly from Santa Ana (SNA) to San Jose (SJC) SNA - SJC
  4. Take the Caltrain from Santa Clara Caltrain to Palo Alto Caltrain

$70 - $259

Tram to Burbank, fly to San Jose, Caltrain  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Take the tram from Downtown Long Beach Station to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines
  2. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to San Jose (SJC) BUR - SJC
  3. Take the Caltrain from Santa Clara Caltrain to Palo Alto Caltrain

$70 - $321

Bus Greyhound USA  •  10 h 34 min

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

$41 - $100

Train  •  13 h 33 min

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

$72 - $193

Night bus  •  10 h 9 min

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

$42 - $101

Drive  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Long Beach to Stanford University 385.1 miles

$35 - $55

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

Boltbus operates a bus from Long Beach to Stanford University 3 times a day. Tickets cost $25 - $40 and the journey takes 6 h 35 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 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Long Beach to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Long Beach to San Francisco via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Santa Ana to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Burbank to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Long Beach to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $290
Flights from Long Beach to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Long Beach to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $390
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Flights from Santa Ana to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Burbank to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
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
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
Metro Los Angeles
Amtrak
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
Long Beach Transit
Website
lbtransit.com
Bus from Long Beach Blvd & 3Rd Se to Seventh & Channel Se
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lbtransit.com
Orange County Transportation
Website
octa.net
Bus from 7Th-Channel to The Depot At Santa Ana Dock 9
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
boltbus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
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

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Long Beach to Stanford University?

The distance between Long Beach and Stanford University is 543 km. The road distance is 616 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Long Beach to Stanford University?

The cheapest way to get from Long Beach to Stanford University is to bus which costs $30 - $55 and takes 10 h 7 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Long Beach to Stanford University?

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

How long does it take to get from Long Beach to Stanford University?

It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to get from Long Beach to Stanford University, including transfers.