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There are 9 ways to get from Oakland Airport (OAK) to San Jose Airport (SJC) by bus, subway, tram, train, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Recommended option

Line 73 bus, BART, line 181 bus, line 901 tram  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take the line 73 bus from Oakland International Airport to San Leandro St:Coliseum BART Station 73
  2. Take the BART from Coliseum BART Station to Warm Springs/South Fremont BART Station
  3. Take the line 181 bus from Warm Springs Bart to 1St & Mission 181
  4. Take the line 901 tram from Civic Center Station to Metro Airport Station 901 / ...

$11 - $15

8 alternative options

BART, train  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the BART from Oakland International Airport BART Station to Coliseum BART Station Beige
  2. Take the train from Oakland Coliseum/Airport Amtrak to Santa Clara Amtrak Capitol Corridor

$28 - $51

Line 73 bus, BART, line 217 bus, line 901 tram  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the line 73 bus from Oakland International Airport to San Leandro St:Coliseum BART Station 73
  2. Take the BART from Coliseum BART Station to Fremont BART Station
  3. Take the line 217 bus from Fremont BART Station to Main St:Great Mall 217
  4. Take the line 901 tram from Great Mall Station to Karina Court Station 901

$11 - $13

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Oakland Airport (OAK) to San Jose Airport (SJC) 33.8 miles

$190 - $230

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Oakland Airport (OAK) to San Jose Airport (SJC) 33.8 miles

$3 - $5

Shuttle  •  38 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Oakland Airport to San Jose Airport (SJC)

$90 - $130

Towncar  •  38 min

  1. Take a town car from Oakland Airport to San Jose Airport (SJC) 33.8 miles

$150 - $220

Towncar #2  •  38 min

  1. Take a town car from Oakland Airport (OAK) to San Jose Airport 33.8 miles

$150 - $220

Uber  •  38 min

  1. Take an Uber from Oakland Airport (OAK) to San Jose Airport (SJC) 33.8 miles

$50 - $65

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Oakland Airport (OAK) to San Jose Airport (SJC) is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oakland Airport (OAK) to San Jose Airport (SJC) is to taxi which costs $190 - $230 and takes 38 min.

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The distance between Oakland Airport (OAK) and San Jose Airport (SJC) is 29 miles. The road distance is 33.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Oakland Airport (OAK) to San Jose Airport (SJC) without a car is to line 73 bus and BART and line 181 bus and line 901 tram which takes 1 h 36 min and costs $11 - $16.

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It takes approximately 1 h 36 min to get from Oakland Airport (OAK) to San Jose Airport (SJC), including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oakland Airport (OAK) to San Jose Airport (SJC) is 34 miles. It takes approximately 38 min to drive from Oakland Airport (OAK) to San Jose Airport (SJC).

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Map of how to get from Oakland Airport (OAK) to San Jose Airport (SJC).
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  • Distance: 28.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 36 min

What companies run services between Oakland Airport (OAK), USA and San Jose Airport (SJC), USA?

There is no direct connection from Oakland Airport (OAK) to San Jose Airport (SJC). However, you can take the line 73 bus to San Leandro St:Coliseum BART Station, take the walk to Coliseum BART Station, take the BART to Warm Springs/South Fremont BART Station, take the walk to Warm Springs Bart, take the line 181 bus to 1St & Mission, take the walk to Civic Center Station, then take the line 901 tram to Metro Airport Station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Oakland Airport (OAK) to San Jose Airport (SJC) via Coliseum BART Station and Oakland Coliseum/Airport Amtrak in around 1 h 59 min.

Train operators
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Coliseum BART Station to Warm Springs/South Fremont BART Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Oakland International Airport BART Station to Coliseum BART Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Coliseum BART Station to Fremont BART Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
bart.gov
Santa Clara VTA
Phone
+1 408-321-2300
Website
vta.org
Tram from Civic Center Station to Metro Airport Station
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
vta.org
Tram from Great Mall Station to Karina Court Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Oakland Coliseum/Airport Amtrak to Santa Clara Amtrak
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Bus operators
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from Oakland International Airport to San Leandro St:Coliseum BART Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
Bus from Fremont BART Station to Main St:Great Mall
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
Santa Clara VTA
Phone
+1 408-321-2300
Website
vta.org
Bus from Warm Springs Bart to 1St & Mission
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
vta.org
Shuttles by Jayride
Website
jayride.com
Shuttle from Oakland Airport to San Jose Airport (SJC)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Shuttle
$90 - $130
Other operators
Private Transfers
Website
jayride.com
Towncar from Oakland Airport to San Jose Airport (SJC)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Private
$150 - $220
Towncar from Oakland Airport (OAK) to San Jose Airport
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Private
$150 - $220
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Oakland Airport (OAK) to San Jose Airport (SJC)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$40 - $55
Assist
$50 - $65
UberX
$50 - $65
WAV
$50 - $65
UberXL
$75 - $100
Select
$110 - $140
Black
$150 - $190
Black SUV
$160 - $210
Taxi from Oakland Airport (OAK) to San Jose Airport (SJC)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$190 - $230
SF Green Cab
Phone
+1 415-626-4733
Website
greencabsf.com
https://www.sfmta.com/
Website
sfmta.com
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 415.333.3333
Website
yellowcabsf.com
Taxi Bay Area
Phone
+1 408-541-1515
Website
taxibayarea.com

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