There are 11 ways to get from Los Angeles to Pleasanton by plane, subway, train, tram, 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 Burbank to Oakland, BART  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Oakland (OAK) BUR - OAK
  2. Take the BART from Coliseum BART Station to Dublin/Pleasanton BART Station

$110 - $439

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus, train  •  8 h

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, CA to San Jose, CA
  2. Take the train from Sjd San Jose Station to Pld Pleasanton Station Ace

$38 - $55

9 alternative options

Fly Los Angeles to San Jose, train  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to San Jose (SJC) LAX - SJC
  2. Take the train from Scc Santa Clara Station to Pld Pleasanton Station

$80 - $259

Fly Burbank to San Jose, train  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to San Jose (SJC) BUR - SJC
  2. Take the train from Scc Santa Clara Station to Pld Pleasanton Station

$69 - $318

Tram to Long Beach, fly to Oakland, BART  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Pacific Coast Hwy Station
  2. Fly from Long Beach (LGB) to Oakland (OAK) LGB - OAK
  3. Take the BART from Coliseum BART Station to Dublin/Pleasanton BART Station

$59 - $286

Train to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly to San Jose, train  •  5 h 16 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 train from Scc Santa Clara Station to Pld Pleasanton Station

$124 - $425

Train to Santa Ana, fly to San Jose, train  •  6 h 12 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 train from Scc Santa Clara Station to Pld Pleasanton Station

$94 - $296

Bus Greyhound USA, train  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Jose, Ca 6860 / ...
  2. Take the train from Sjd San Jose Station to Pld Pleasanton Station Ace

$44 - $99

Bus  •  9 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles to San Jose, CA LA-Oakland
  2. Take the bus from San Jose Diridon Station to Dublin-Pleasanton Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

Train  •  11 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Jose Diridon Station Coast Starlight
  2. Take the train from Sjd San Jose Station to Pld Pleasanton Station Ace

$74 - $188

Drive  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Pleasanton 349.4 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Pleasanton is to bus and train which costs $35 - $55 and takes 8 h.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Pleasanton is to fly and BART which costs $110 - $440 and takes 3 h 27 min.

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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 Diridon Station and East Dublin Bart Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Los Angeles station to Pleasanton station. 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.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Pleasanton is 324 miles. The road distance is 349.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Pleasanton without a car is to bus and train which takes 8 h and costs $35 - $55.

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It takes approximately 3 h 27 min to get from Los Angeles to Pleasanton, including transfers.

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Los Angeles to Pleasanton bus services, operated by Boltbus, depart from Los Angeles station.

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles to Pleasanton.
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  • Distance: 323.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 27 min

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, San Jose Diridon Station, Dublin-Pleasanton Amtrak, and East Dublin Bart Station in around 9 h 11 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Los Angeles to Pleasanton via San Jose Diridon Station and Sjd San Jose Station in around 11 h 36 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Burbank to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 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 Long Beach to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Santa Ana to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 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 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Flights from Burbank to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 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
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Burbank to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Flights from Long Beach to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 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
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Train operators
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Coliseum BART Station to Dublin/Pleasanton BART Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
bart.gov
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 Sjd San Jose Station to Pld Pleasanton Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
acerail.com
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Pacific Coast Hwy Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
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
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 Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Jose Diridon Station
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
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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
Boltbus
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from San Jose Diridon Station to Dublin-Pleasanton Amtrak
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
amtrak.com

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