There are 8 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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Line 73 bus, BART, line 180 bus, line 901 tram  •  1 h 55 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 180 bus from Fremont Bart Station to Great Mall / Main Transit Center 180 / ...
  4. Take the line 901 tram from Great Mall Station to Karina Court Station 901

$9 - $11

7 alternative options

BART, train  •  1 h 59 min

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

$28 - $51

Line 73 bus, BART, bus, Caltrain, line 10 bus  •  2 h 9 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 Hayward BART Station
  3. Take the bus from Hayward, Ca to San Jose, Ca
  4. Take the Caltrain from San Jose Diridon Caltrain to Santa Clara Caltrain Ace
  5. Take the line 10 bus from Santa Clara Caltrain Station to San Jose Airport - Terminal A 10

$18 - $59

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

Uber  •  38 min

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

$50 - $70

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 180 bus and line 901 tram which takes 1 h 55 min and costs $9 - $12.

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It takes approximately 1 h 55 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 55 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 Fremont BART Station, take the walk to Fremont Bart Station, take the line 180 bus to Great Mall / Main Transit Center, take the walk to Great Mall Station, then take the line 901 tram to Karina Court Station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Oakland Airport (OAK) to San Jose Airport (SJC) via Coliseum BART Station and Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak in around 1 h 59 min.

Train operators
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Coliseum BART Station to Fremont BART Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
bart.gov
Subway from Oakland International Airport BART Station to Coliseum BART Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
bart.gov
Subway from Coliseum BART Station to Hayward BART Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
bart.gov
Santa Clara VTA
Website
vta.org
Tram from Great Mall Station to Karina Court Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
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
Train from Oakland Coliseum Station 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
Train from San Jose Diridon Station to Santa Clara Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$18 - $28
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Coach Seat
$21 - $30
Room
$120 - $170
Caltrain
Phone
+1 650-508-6200
Website
caltrain.com
Train from San Jose Diridon Caltrain to Santa Clara Caltrain
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Altamont Corridor Express
Phone
1800-411-7245
Website
acerail.com
Train from Sjd San Jose Station to Scc Santa Clara Station
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
acerail.com
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
Santa Clara VTA
Website
vta.org
Bus from Fremont Bart Station to Great Mall / Main Transit Center
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
vta.org
Bus from Santa Clara Caltrain Station to San Jose Airport - Terminal A
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
vta.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Hayward, Ca to San Jose, Ca
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Other operators
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 - $70
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$50 - $70
UberX
$50 - $70
WAV
$50 - $70
UberXL
$80 - $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
Jayride
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Oakland Airport to San Jose Airport (SJC)
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Towncar from Oakland Airport to San Jose Airport (SJC)
Estimated price
$150 - $220

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