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There are 5 ways to get from Mountain View to Danville by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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Caltrain, BART

  1. Take the Caltrain from Mountain View Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain
  2. Take the BART from Millbrae to Walnut Creek

Cheapest

Bus, BART

  1. Take the bus from Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 9 to San Bruno BART-Bay 5
  2. Take the BART from San Bruno to Walnut Creek

Line 22 bus, bus, BART, line 21 bus

  1. Take the line 22 bus from El Camino & Castro to Palo Alto Transit Center
  2. Take the bus from Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 9 to El Camino Real & San Carlos Ave
  3. Take the bus from El Camino Real & San Carlos Ave to Mission St & 5th St
  4. Take the BART from Powell Street to Walnut Creek
  5. Take the line 21 bus from Walnut Creek BART to Railroad Ave + Prospect Ave

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Mountain View to Danville

Drive

  1. Drive from Mountain View to Danville

Mountain View to Danville by train, subway and bus

The journey time between Mountain View and Danville is around 5h 52m and covers a distance of around 71 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 3h 23m. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 47m. Operated by Caltrain, BART and County Connection, the Mountain View to Danville service departs from Mountain View Caltrain and arrives in Railroad Ave + Prospect Ave. Typically 28 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
2h 28m
Layover time:
3h 23m
Total time:
5h 52m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
2h 47m
Journey distance:
71 miles
Services per week:
28
Cheapest price:
$15
Carbon emissions:
6 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
04:49
Last service departs at:
23:34

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Mountain View to Danville train, subway and bus schedules

Mountain View → Danville
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Danville is 800-232-4636.

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The social distance requirement in Danville is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 14 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Mountain View to Danville is to drive, which costs $4 - $7 and takes 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mountain View to Danville is to taxi which costs $230 - $290 and takes 45 min.

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The distance between Mountain View and Danville is 31 miles. The road distance is 42.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Mountain View to Danville without a car is to Caltrain and BART which takes 3h 52m and costs $14 - $24.

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It takes approximately 3h 52m to get from Mountain View to Danville, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mountain View to Danville is 43 miles. It takes approximately 45 min to drive from Mountain View to Danville.

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Map of how to get from Mountain View to Danville.
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  • Distance: 30.6 miles
  • Duration: 3h 52m

What companies run services between Mountain View, Santa Clara County, CA, USA and Danville, CA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Mountain View to Danville. However, you can take the Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain, take the walk to Millbrae, take the BART to Walnut Creek, take the walk to Walnut Creek BART, then take the line 21 bus to Railroad Ave + Prospect Ave. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Mountain View to Danville via Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 9, San Bruno BART-Bay 5, San Bruno, Walnut Creek, and Walnut Creek BART in around 4h 20m.

Train operators
Caltrain
Phone
+1 650-508-6200
Website
caltrain.com
Train from Mountain View Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
caltrain.com
One-way Senior / Disabled / Youth / Medicare Cardholder
$2 - $4
One-way Adult
$6 - $8
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Millbrae to Walnut Creek
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
bart.gov
Subway from San Bruno to Walnut Creek
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Powell Street to Walnut Creek
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
bart.gov
Bus operators
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 9 to San Bruno BART-Bay 5
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Bus from Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 9 to El Camino Real & San Carlos Ave
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Bus from El Camino Real & San Carlos Ave to Mission St & 5th St
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Santa Clara VTA
Phone
+1 408-321-2300
Website
vta.org
Bus from El Camino & Castro to Palo Alto Transit Center
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
vta.org
County Connection
Phone
+1 925-676-7500
Email
help@countyconnection.com
Website
countyconnection.com
Bus from Walnut Creek BART to Railroad Ave + Prospect Ave
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
County Connection
Other operators
Taxi from Mountain View to Danville
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$230 - $290
Taxi San Jose
Phone
+1 408-459-8010
Website
taxisanjose.com

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