There are 10 ways to get from Los Angeles to Los Gatos by bus, train, car, plane, tram or subway

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

Bus Greyhound USA  •  8 h

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

$41 - $93

Cheapest option

Bus Boltbus  •  8 h 15 min

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

$32 - $43

8 alternative options

Train  •  11 h 16 min

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

$71 - $182

Drive  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Los Gatos 344.8 miles

$30 - $50

Fly Los Angeles to San Jose, line 902 tram, line 48 bus  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to San Jose (SJC) LAX - SJC
  2. Take the line 902 tram from Metro Airport Station to Winchester Station
  3. Take the line 48 bus from Winchester Transit Center to Santa Cruz & Los Gatos-Saratoga

$77 - $254

Fly Burbank to San Jose, line 902 tram, line 48 bus  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to San Jose (SJC) BUR - SJC
  2. Take the line 902 tram from Metro Airport Station to Winchester Station
  3. Take the line 48 bus from Winchester Transit Center to Santa Cruz & Los Gatos-Saratoga

$66 - $313

Tram, line 191 bus to Long Beach, fly to San Jose, line 902 tram, line 48 bus  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Del Amo Station
  2. Take the line 191 bus from Del Amo Station Bay 1 to Del Amo & Lakewood Se
  3. Fly from Long Beach (LGB) to San Jose (SJC) LGB - SJC
  4. Take the line 902 tram from Metro Airport Station to Winchester Station
  5. Take the line 48 bus from Winchester Transit Center to Santa Cruz & Los Gatos-Saratoga

$57 - $262

Train to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly to San Jose, line 902 tram, line 48 bus  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Ontario Amtrak
  2. Fly from Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) to San Jose (SJC) ONT - SJC
  3. Take the line 902 tram from Metro Airport Station to Winchester Station
  4. Take the line 48 bus from Winchester Transit Center to Santa Cruz & Los Gatos-Saratoga

$121 - $420

Fly Burbank to Oakland, BART, bus, line 902 tram, line 48 bus  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Oakland (OAK) BUR - OAK
  2. Take the BART from Coliseum to Hayward
  3. Take the bus from Hayward, Ca to San Jose, Ca
  4. Take the line 902 tram from Diridon Station to Winchester Station
  5. Take the line 48 bus from Winchester Transit Center to Santa Cruz & Los Gatos-Saratoga

$122 - $463

Train to Santa Ana, fly to San Jose, line 902 tram, line 48 bus  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
  2. Fly from Santa Ana (SNA) to San Jose (SJC) SNA - SJC
  3. Take the line 902 tram from Metro Airport Station to Winchester Station
  4. Take the line 48 bus from Winchester Transit Center to Santa Cruz & Los Gatos-Saratoga

$91 - $291

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Los Gatos is to bus which costs $30 - $45 and takes 8 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Los Gatos is to fly and line 902 tram and line 48 bus which costs $75 - $260 and takes 4 h 50 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Los Gatos is 305 miles. The road distance is 344.8 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 8 h to get from Los Angeles to Los Gatos, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and Los Gatos, CA, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Los Angeles to Los Gatos hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $90 and the journey takes 6 h 45 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Los Angeles to Los Gatos 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 Burbank to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Burbank to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
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 Burbank to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Flights from Long Beach to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $290
Flights from Burbank to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $320
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 Burbank to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $850
Flights from Santa Ana to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
JetSuiteX
Website
x.jetsuite.com
Flights from Burbank to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Flights from Burbank to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $320
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
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
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Ontario Amtrak
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
6 times a week
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 Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Santa Clara VTA
Website
vta.org
Tram from Metro Airport Station to Winchester Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
vta.org
Tram from Diridon Station to Winchester Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
vta.org
Metro Los Angeles
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Coliseum to Hayward
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
bart.gov
Bus operators
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 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
Bus from Hayward, Ca to San Jose, Ca
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Boltbus
Santa Clara VTA
Website
vta.org
Bus from Winchester Transit Center to Santa Cruz & Los Gatos-Saratoga
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
vta.org
Long Beach Transit
Website
lbtransit.com
Bus from Del Amo Station Bay 1 to Del Amo & Lakewood Se
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lbtransit.com

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