There are 6 ways to get from Mountain View to Pleasanton by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Scc Santa Clara Station to Pld Pleasanton Station Ace

$11 - $14

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Line 522 bus, train  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the line 522 bus from El Camino & Castro to Santa Clara Caltrain Station 22 / ...
  2. Take the train from Scc Santa Clara Station to Pld Pleasanton Station Ace

$9 - $11

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Line 522 bus, bus  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the line 522 bus from El Camino & Castro to Santa Clara & Montgomery 22 / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Jose Diridon Station to Dublin-Pleasanton Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Mountain View to Pleasanton 29.9 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Mountain View to Pleasanton 29.9 miles

$2 - $5

Uber  •  34 min

  1. Take an Uber from Mountain View to Pleasanton 29.9 miles

$45 - $65

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No, there is no direct bus from Mountain View to Pleasanton. However, there are services departing from El Camino & Castro and arriving at Santa Rita Rd & Amador Valley High School via San Jose Diridon Station and East Dublin Bart Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 46 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Mountain View to Pleasanton station. However, there are services departing from Mountain View Caltrain and arriving at Pld Pleasanton Station via Scc Santa Clara Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 45 min.

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The distance between Mountain View and Pleasanton is 22 miles. The road distance is 29.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Mountain View to Pleasanton without a car is to train which takes 1 h 45 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 45 min to get from Mountain View to Pleasanton, including transfers.

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Mountain View to Pleasanton bus services, operated by Santa Clara VTA, depart from El Camino & Castro station.

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Mountain View to Pleasanton train services, operated by Altamont Corridor Express, arrive at Scc Santa Clara Station.

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The best way to get from Mountain View to Pleasanton is to train which takes 1 h 45 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 522 bus and bus, which costs and takes 2 h 46 min.

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Mountain View to Pleasanton bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Dublin-Pleasanton Amtrak station.

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Mountain View to Pleasanton train services, operated by Altamont Corridor Express, arrive at Pld Pleasanton Station.

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Map of how to get from Mountain View to Pleasanton.
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  • Distance: 22.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 45 min

What companies run services between Mountain View, CA, USA and Pleasanton, CA, USA?

Altamont Corridor Express operates a train from Mountain View to Pleasanton hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $9 and the journey takes 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mountain View to Pleasanton via Santa Clara & Montgomery, San Jose Diridon Station, Dublin-Pleasanton Amtrak, and East Dublin Bart Station in around 2 h 46 min.

Train operators
Altamont Corridor Express
Phone
1800-411-7245
Website
acerail.com
Train from Scc Santa Clara Station to Pld Pleasanton Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
acerail.com
Bus operators
Santa Clara VTA
Phone
+1 408-321-2300
Website
vta.org
Bus from El Camino & Castro to Santa Clara Caltrain Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Website
vta.org
Bus from El Camino & Castro to Santa Clara & Montgomery
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Website
vta.org
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from San Jose Diridon Station to Dublin-Pleasanton Amtrak
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
amtrak.com
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Mountain View to Pleasanton
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $65
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Assist
$45 - $65
UberX
$45 - $65
WAV
$45 - $65
UberXL
$70 - $90
Select
$100 - $130
Black
$130 - $170
Black SUV
$150 - $190
Taxi from Mountain View to Pleasanton
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Lucky 7 Cab
Phone
+1 408-347-0777
Website
lucky7cab.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Mountain View to Pleasanton is 30 miles. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from Mountain View to Pleasanton.

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There are 106+ hotels available in Pleasanton. Prices start at $94 USD per night.

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