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Recommended option

Fly Los Angeles to San Jose, train  •  4 h 44 min

  1. LAX - SJC

$83 - $261

Cheapest option

Bus, BART  •  8 h 56 min

  1. via Oakland
  2. Dublin/Pleasanton - Daly City

$39 - $56

10 alternative options

Fly Burbank to Oakland, BART, bus  •  3 h 59 min

  1. BUR - OAK

$114 - $443

Tram, line 191 bus to Long Beach, fly to Oakland, BART, bus  •  5 h 24 min

  1. LGB - OAK

$63 - $290

Fly Burbank to San Jose, train  •  4 h 33 min

  1. BUR - SJC

$71 - $320

Fly Burbank to San Francisco, BART  •  4 h 58 min

  1. BUR - SFO

$85 - $477

Train to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly to San Jose, train  •  5 h 16 min

  1. ONT - SJC

$124 - $425

Train to Santa Ana, fly to San Jose, train  •  6 h 22 min

  1. SNA - SJC

$94 - $296

Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  9 h 28 min

  1. LA-Oakland
  2. 3910

Bus, train  •  9 h 50 min

  1. Ace

$73 - $174

Train  •  11 h 36 min

  1. Coast Starlight
  2. Ace

$74 - $188

Drive  •  5 h 45 min

  1. 349.4 miles

$30 - $50

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

You can take a bus from Los Angeles to Pleasanton via San Jose, CA, Dublin - Pleasanton, CA, and East Dublin Bart Station in around 9 h 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Los Angeles to Pleasanton via San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak and Sjd San Jose Station in around 11 h 36 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 Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Long Beach to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Burbank to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Burbank to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $800
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Santa Ana to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
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
Flights from Santa Ana to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
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 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Burbank to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $700
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Long Beach to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
JetSuiteX
Website
x.jetsuite.com
Flights from Burbank to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Flights from Burbank to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Train operators
Altamont Corridor Express
Phone
1800-411-7245
Website
acerail.com
Train from Scc Santa Clara Station to Pld Pleasanton Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
acerail.com
Train from Skt Stockton Station to Pld Pleasanton Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
acerail.com
Train from Sjd San Jose Station to Pld Pleasanton Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
acerail.com
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Coliseum to Dublin/Pleasanton
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
bart.gov
Subway from 24th St. Mission to Dublin/Pleasanton
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
bart.gov
Subway from West Oakland to Dublin/Pleasanton
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
bart.gov
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 Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
47 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
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
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
Wheels Bus
Website
wheelsbus.com
Bus from East Dublin Bart Station to Peters Ave & Division St
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
wheelsbus.com
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
Boltbus
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Bakersfield, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Los Angeles and Pleasanton is 518 km. The road distance is 559 km.

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Pleasanton is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5 h 45 min.

The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Pleasanton is to fly and BART and bus which takes 3 h 59 min and costs $110 - $450.

No, there is no direct train from Los Angeles to Pleasanton. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak and arriving at Pld Pleasanton Station via Sjd San Jose Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 36 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles to Pleasanton. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles and arriving at Peters Ave & Division St via San Jose, CA and East Dublin Bart Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 28 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 44 min to get from Los Angeles to Pleasanton, including transfers.