Travel from Monterey to Oakland

Train, bus or fly from Monterey to Oakland?

You can take a bus from Monterey to Oakland via San Jose, CA in around 4 h 5 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Monterey to Oakland once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $70 and the journey takes 2 h 56 min.

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How to get from Monterey to Oakland

ModeDurationPrice
From Tyler / Franklin bus to San Jose, CA then bus to Oakland, CA.4 h 5 min$32
From Tyler / Franklin bus to San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak then train to Oakland Jack London Square Station.4 h 12 min$48
From Tyler / Franklin bus to Salinas Amtrak then train to Oakland Jack London Square Station.4 h 53 min$53
From Monterey drive to Oakland.1 h 56 min$13
From Monterey Transit Plaza / Gate 4 Tyler line 56 bus to Monterey airport, fly to San Francisco airport, then BART to Oakland.2 h 55 min$200
From Monterey shuttle to San Francisco International Airport, walk to San Francisco International Airport, then BART to 12th St. Oakland City Center.3 h 24 min$59
From Monterey Uber to Oakland.1 h 56 min$195

How long does it take to get from Monterey to Oakland?

It takes approximately 4 h 5 min to get from Monterey to Oakland, including transfers.

Is there a direct bus between Monterey and Oakland?

No, there is no direct bus from Monterey to Oakland. However, there are services departing from Tyler / Franklin and arriving at Oakland, CA via San Jose, CA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 5 min.

Operators from Monterey to Oakland

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Monterey-Salinas Transit1-888-678-2871Monterey-Salinas Transit
Greyhound USA+1 214-849-8100Greyhound USA
Amtrak+1 1-800-872-7245Amtrak
United AirlinesUnited Airlines
BARTBART
Monterey BusMonterey Bus
Uber San Francisco Bay AreaUber San Francisco Bay Area