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There are 9 ways to get from New York to Menlo Park by plane, train, subway, bus or car

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Fly Newark to San Francisco  •  9h 9m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to San Francisco (SFO) EWR - SFO

$147 - $397

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Fly New York JFK to San Francisco  •  9h 22m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to San Francisco (SFO) JFK - SFO

$142 - $387

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Fly New York JFK to San Jose  •  9h 47m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to San Jose (SJC) JFK - SJC

$169 - $411

Fly Newark to San Jose  •  11h 3m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to San Jose (SJC) EWR - SJC

$194 - $421

Train to Philadelphia, fly to San Francisco  •  10h 24m

  1. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Philadelphia
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to San Francisco (SFO) PHL - SFO

$146 - $354

Train to Baltimore, fly to Oakland, Caltrain  •  12h

  1. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Oakland (OAK) BWI - OAK
  3. Take the Caltrain from San Francisco Caltrain to Menlo Park Caltrain

$196 - $529

Train, BART  •  3 days 2h

  1. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Richmond
  3. Take the BART from Richmond to Millbrae

$323 - $456

Bus  •  3 days 8h

  1. Take the bus from New York to El Monte "Greyhound"
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles to San Jose Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

Drive  •  45h 58m

  1. Drive from New York to Menlo Park 2950.8 miles

$280 - $420

New York to Menlo Park by train and subway

The journey time between New York and Menlo Park is around 3 days 9h and covers a distance of around 3422 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 3 days 5h. Operated by Amtrak, BART and Caltrain, the New York to Menlo Park service departs from New York Moynihan Train Hall and arrives in Menlo Park Caltrain. Typically four services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
3 days 9h
Fastest journey time:
3 days 5h
Services per week:
4
Cheapest price:
$323
Carbon emissions:
288 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
15:40
Last service departs at:
15:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

New York to Menlo Park train and subway schedules

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

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The cost-effective way to get from New York to Menlo Park is to train and fly, which costs $140 - $360 and takes 10h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Menlo Park is to fly which costs $140 - $400 and takes 9h 9m.

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No, there is no direct train from New York to Menlo Park. However, there are services departing from New York Moynihan Train Hall and arriving at Menlo Park Caltrain via Chicago Union Station, Richmond and Millbrae Caltrain. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 2h.

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The distance between New York and Menlo Park is 2576 miles. The road distance is 2950.8 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Menlo Park without a car is to train and BART which takes 3 days 2h and costs $320 - $460.

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It takes approximately 9h 9m to get from New York to Menlo Park, including transfers.

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New York to Menlo Park train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from New York Moynihan Train Hall station.

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The best way to get from New York to Menlo Park is to fly which takes 9h 9m and costs $140 - $400. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 days 8h.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to San Francisco Airport is the direct flight which takes 6h 8m.

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Menlo Park is 3h behind New York. It is currently 5:42 PM in New York and 2:42 PM in Menlo Park.

Map of how to get from New York to Menlo Park.
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  • Distance: 2576.4 miles
  • Duration: 9h 9m

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Menlo Park, CA, USA?

United Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and five other airlines fly from New York to Menlo Park every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New York to Menlo Park via El Monte Station - Lower Level, Cesar E Chavez / Alameda, Los Angeles, San Jose, and San Jose Diridon Caltrain in around 3 days 8h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Newark to San Francisco via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
8h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Newark to San Francisco via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
8h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Newark to San Francisco via Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from New York JFK to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Newark to San Jose via Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Newark to San Jose via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Newark to San Jose via Houston
Ave. Duration
9h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Newark to San Jose via Cleveland, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Newark to San Jose via Washington Dulles, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 59m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to San Francisco via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 53m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to San Francisco via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to San Jose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from New York JFK to San Jose via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from New York JFK to San Jose via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 58m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Newark to San Jose via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Newark to San Jose via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Newark to San Jose via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $440
Flights from Philadelphia to San Francisco via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $440
Flights from Philadelphia to San Francisco via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $440
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from New York JFK to San Jose
Ave. Duration
6h 43m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from New York JFK to San Jose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from New York JFK to San Jose via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from New York JFK to San Jose via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
9h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Newark to San Jose via Detroit
Ave. Duration
8h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Newark to San Jose via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Newark to San Jose via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Newark to San Jose via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
10h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Newark to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from New York JFK to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from New York JFK to San Jose via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from New York JFK to San Jose via Seattle
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from New York JFK to San Jose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Newark to San Jose via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Newark to San Jose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $470
Flights from Newark to San Jose via Seattle
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $470
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Philadelphia to San Francisco via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Baltimore to Oakland
Ave. Duration
5h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Baltimore to Oakland via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Baltimore to Oakland via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Baltimore to Oakland via Nashville
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Baltimore to Oakland via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Baltimore to Oakland via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8h 2m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Baltimore to Oakland via San Diego
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Baltimore to Oakland via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Newark to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to San Jose
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Sun Country Airlines
Website
suncountry.com
Flights from Philadelphia to San Francisco via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 54m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Baltimore to Oakland via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Train operators
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Seat
$60 - $85
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Premium
$320 - $440
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $290
Business Seat
$210 - $300
Train from Chicago Union Station to Richmond
Ave. Duration
2 days 3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$210 - $300
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$210 - $300
Premium
$500 - $750
Flexi Coach Seat
$450 - $700
Business Seat
$490 - $700
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Class Seat
$65 - $130
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$55 - $120
Business Class Seat
$90 - $170
Caltrain
Phone
+1 650-508-6200
Website
caltrain.com
Train from San Francisco Caltrain to Menlo Park Caltrain
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
caltrain.com
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Richmond to Millbrae
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
bart.gov
Bus operators
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
Bus from New York to El Monte
Ave. Duration
2 days 19h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$270 - $380
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$270 - $380
Flexible
$380 - $550
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com

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New York to Menlo Park train services, operated by BART, arrive at Millbrae station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Menlo Park is 2951 miles. It takes approximately 45h 58m to drive from New York to Menlo Park.

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JetBlue Airways, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and United Airlines offer flights from Newark Airport to San Francisco Airport.

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There are 268+ hotels available in Menlo Park. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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