How to get from Los Angeles to Milpitas

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Recommended option

Fly Los Angeles to San Jose, line 901 tram  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to San Jose (SJC) LAX - SJC
  2. Take the line 901 tram from Metro Airport Station to Great Mall Station

$78 - $254

Cheapest option

Bus Boltbus  •  8 h 7 min

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

$31 - $44

7 alternative options

Fly Burbank to San Jose, line 901 tram  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to San Jose (SJC) BUR - SJC
  2. Take the line 901 tram from Metro Airport Station to Great Mall Station

$66 - $313

Tram, line 191 bus to Long Beach, fly to San Jose, line 901 tram  •  4 h 55 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 901 tram from Metro Airport Station to Great Mall Station

$55 - $260

Train to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly to San Jose  •  4 h 14 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

$119 - $418

Fly Burbank to Oakland, BART, line 180 bus  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Oakland (OAK) BUR - OAK
  2. Take the BART from Coliseum to Fremont
  3. Take the line 180 bus from Fremont Bart Station to Great Mall / Main Transit Center

$114 - $443

Bus Greyhound USA  •  7 h 58 min

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

$39 - $91

Train  •  10 h 46 min

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

$69 - $180

Drive  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Milpitas 347.8 miles

$30 - $50

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

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Los Angeles to Milpitas hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $90 and the journey takes 6 h 45 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Los Angeles to Milpitas 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 Burbank to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Burbank to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 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 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Long Beach to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 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
Santa Clara VTA
Website
vta.org
Tram from Metro Airport Station to Great Mall Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
vta.org
Metro Los Angeles
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 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
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Coliseum to Fremont
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
bart.gov
Bus operators
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
Santa Clara VTA
Website
vta.org
Bus from Fremont Bart Station to Great Mall / Main Transit Center
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
vta.org
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
Boltbus

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Los Angeles and Milpitas is 500 km. The road distance is 556 km.

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Milpitas is to bus which costs $30 - $45 and takes 8 h 7 min.

The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Milpitas is to fly and line 901 tram which takes 3 h 31 min and costs $65 - $320.

No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles to Milpitas. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles, Ca and arriving at Great Mall / Main Transit Center via San Jose Caltrain Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 58 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 41 min to get from Los Angeles to Milpitas, including transfers.