Directions from Los Angeles to San Quentin State Prison

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Recommended option

Fly Los Angeles to Oakland, BART, line 40 bus  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Oakland (OAK) LAX - OAK
  2. Take the BART from Coliseum to El Cerrito del Norte
  3. Take the line 40 bus from El Cerrito del Norte BART Station to Francisco Blvd E & Grange St

$61 - $216

Cheapest option

Bus Boltbus  •  11 h

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

$33 - $52

9 alternative options

Fly Burbank to Oakland, BART, line 40 bus  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Oakland (OAK) BUR - OAK
  2. Take the BART from Coliseum to El Cerrito del Norte
  3. Take the line 40 bus from El Cerrito del Norte BART Station to Francisco Blvd E & Grange St

$114 - $445

Tram, line 191 bus to Long Beach, fly to Oakland, BART, line 40 bus  •  6 h 17 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 Oakland (OAK) LGB - OAK
  4. Take the BART from Coliseum to El Cerrito del Norte
  5. Take the line 40 bus from El Cerrito del Norte BART Station to Francisco Blvd E & Grange St

$63 - $292

Fly Burbank to San Francisco, ferry  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to San Francisco (SFO) BUR - SFO
  2. Take the ferry from San Francisco Ferry Terminal to Larkspur Ferry Terminal

$89 - $480

Train to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly to Oakland  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Ontario Amtrak
  2. Fly from Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) to Oakland (OAK) ONT - OAK

$132 - $610

Train to Santa Ana, fly to Oakland, BART, line 40 bus  •  6 h 41 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 Oakland (OAK) SNA - OAK
  3. Take the BART from Coliseum to El Cerrito del Norte
  4. Take the line 40 bus from El Cerrito del Norte BART Station to Francisco Blvd E & Grange St

$132 - $661

Bus Megabus  •  10 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles to Oakland

$41 - $53

Train  •  13 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Oakland Jack London Square Station Coast Starlight

$76 - $201

Night bus  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Take the night bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Oakland, Ca 6862 / ...

$44 - $104

Drive  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to San Quentin State Prison 391.5 miles

$35 - $60

What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and San Quentin State Prison, CA, USA?

Megabus operates a bus from Los Angeles to San Quentin State Prison 3 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 8 h 11 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Los Angeles to San Quentin State Prison once daily. Tickets cost $70 - $200 and the journey takes 11 h 14 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $430
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 Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $800
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Santa Ana to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Santa Ana to Oakland via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Burbank to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $440
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Long Beach to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
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
Train operators
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Coliseum to El Cerrito del Norte
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
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 Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Oakland Jack London Square Station
Ave. Duration
11 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Room
$310 - $430
Bus operators
Golden Gate Transit
Website
goldengate.org
Bus from El Cerrito del Norte BART Station to Francisco Blvd E & Grange St
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
goldengatetransit.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
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Los Angeles to West Oakland, CA
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
boltbus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Night bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Oakland, Ca
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
Ferry operators
Golden Gate Ferry
Website
goldengateferry.org
Ferry from San Francisco Ferry Terminal to Larkspur Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $12
Schedules at
goldengateferry.org

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Los Angeles and San Quentin State Prison is 577 km. The road distance is 626 km.

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to San Quentin State Prison is to bus which costs $30 - $55 and takes 11 h.

The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to San Quentin State Prison is to fly and BART and line 40 bus which takes 4 h 52 min and costs $110 - $450.

No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles to San Quentin State Prison. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles and arriving at Francisco Blvd E & Grange St via Broadway:14th St and Tewksbury Ave & Castro St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 47 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 2 min to get from Los Angeles to San Quentin State Prison, including transfers.