There are 5 ways to get from Monterey to Santa Clara University by bus, train, night bus, car 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.

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Bus  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Tyler / Franklin to E San Fernando / 1st Street 55

$7 - $14

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Bus, Caltrain  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Tyler / Franklin to Monterey / Gilroy Train Station 55
  2. Take the Caltrain from Gilroy Caltrain to Santa Clara Caltrain Limited

$10 - $22

Line 20 bus, night bus  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the line 20 bus from Tyler / Franklin to Salinas Transit Center / Gate 7 20 / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Salinas, Ca to San Jose, Ca 6756

$19 - $71

Drive  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Monterey to Santa Clara University 72.2 miles

$7 - $11

Uber  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take an Uber from Monterey to Santa Clara University 72.2 miles

$110 - $140

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Monterey to Santa Clara University station. However, there are services departing from Tyler / Franklin and arriving at Santa Clara Caltrain Station via Santa Clara & 1St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 31 min.

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The distance between Monterey and Santa Clara University is 52 miles. The road distance is 72.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Monterey to Santa Clara University without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 31 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 31 min to get from Monterey to Santa Clara University, including transfers.

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Monterey to Santa Clara University bus services, operated by Monterey-Salinas Transit, depart from Tyler / Franklin station.

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Monterey to Santa Clara University bus services, operated by Monterey-Salinas Transit, arrive at E San Fernando / 1st Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Monterey to Santa Clara University is 72 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 21 min to drive from Monterey to Santa Clara University.

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There are 398+ hotels available in Santa Clara University. Prices start at $104 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Monterey to Santa Clara University.
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  • Distance: 52.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 31 min

What companies run services between Monterey, CA, USA and Santa Clara University, CA, USA?

Monterey-Salinas Transit operates a bus from Monterey to Santa Clara University 3 times a day. Tickets cost $4 - $12 and the journey takes 2 h 7 min.

Train operators
Caltrain
Phone
+1 650-508-6200
Website
caltrain.com
Train from Gilroy Caltrain to Santa Clara Caltrain
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Bus operators
Monterey-Salinas Transit
Phone
1-888-678-2871
Email
customerservice@mst.org
Website
mst.org
Bus from Tyler / Franklin to E San Fernando / 1st Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $12
Schedules at
mst.org
Bus from Tyler / Franklin to Monterey / Gilroy Train Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $12
Schedules at
mst.org
Bus from Tyler / Franklin to Salinas Transit Center / Gate 7
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $12
Schedules at
mst.org
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Night bus from Salinas, Ca to San Jose, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Monterey to Santa Clara University
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$110 - $140
UberX
$110 - $140
WAV
$110 - $140
UberXL
$170 - $210
Select
$240 - $300
Black
$320 - $400
Black SUV
$350 - $440

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