There are 7 ways to get from Monterey to Berkeley by bus, train, car, plane, subway, shuttle or towncar

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  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Tyler / Franklin to Monterey / Gilroy Train Station 55
  2. Take the bus from Gilroy, Ca to San Jose, Ca 55
  3. Take the bus from San Jose, Ca to Hayward, Ca

$23 - $57

Cheapest option

Line 20 bus, bus  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the line 20 bus from Tyler / Franklin to Salinas Transit Center / Gate 7 20 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Salinas, Ca to Oakland, Ca 6766 / ...

$22 - $49

5 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Salinas Amtrak to Oakland Jack London Square Station Coast Starlight

$33 - $71

Drive  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Monterey to Berkeley 116.9 miles

$11 - $17

Fly, BART  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Monterey (MRY) to San Francisco (SFO) MRY - SFO
  2. Take the BART from 12th St. Oakland City Center to Downtown Berkeley

$150 - $486

Shuttle, line 292 bus  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Monterey to San Francisco International Airport
  2. Take the line 292 bus from SFO Airport Terminal 2-Lower Level to Folsom St & Beale St 292 / ...

$50 - $57

Uber  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take an Uber from Monterey to Berkeley 116.9 miles

$180 - $230

Questions & Answers

The distance between Monterey and Berkeley is 145 km. The road distance is 187 km.

The cheapest way to get from Monterey to Berkeley is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2 h 5 min.

The quickest way to get from Monterey to Berkeley is to drive which takes 2 h 5 min and costs $11 - $17.

It takes approximately 3 h 53 min to get from Monterey to Berkeley, including transfers.

What companies run services between Monterey, CA, USA and Berkeley, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Monterey to Berkeley via Monterey / Gilroy Train Station, Gilroy, Ca, San Jose, Ca, Hayward, Ca, and Hayward in around 3 h 53 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Monterey to Berkeley once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $70 and the journey takes 2 h 56 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Monterey to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Salinas Amtrak to Oakland Jack London Square Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from 12th St. Oakland City Center to Downtown Berkeley
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
bart.gov
Bus operators
Monterey-Salinas Transit
Phone
1-888-678-2871
Email
customerservice@mst.org
Website
mst.org
Bus from Tyler / Franklin to Monterey / Gilroy Train Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
mst.org
Bus from Monterey / Gilroy Train Station to Cahill / Diridon Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
mst.org
Bus from Tyler / Franklin to Salinas Transit Center / Gate 7
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mst.org
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Gilroy, Ca to San Jose, Ca
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $22
Bus from San Jose, Ca to Hayward, Ca
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Bus from Salinas, Ca to Oakland, Ca
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40
Monterey Bus
Website
montereyairbus.com
Shuttle from Monterey to San Francisco International Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $50
Schedules at
montereyairbus.com
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from SFO Airport Terminal 2-Lower Level to Folsom St & Beale St
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Monterey to Berkeley
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$180 - $230
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$100 - $130
ASSIST
$180 - $230
uberX
$180 - $230
WAV
$180 - $230
uberXL
$260 - $330
SELECT
$370 - $460
BLACK
$500 - $650
SUV
$550 - $750

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