There are 5 ways to get from Oakland to Los Gatos by subway, bus, tram, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

BART, line 181 bus, line 902 tram  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take the BART from 12th St. Oakland City Center to Fremont
  2. Take the line 181 bus from Fremont Bart Station to 1St & Mission 181
  3. Take the line 902 tram from Civic Center Station to Winchester Station 902

$10 - $11

4 alternative options

Bus, line 60 bus  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Oakland, Ca to San Jose, Ca 6781 / ...
  2. Take the line 60 bus from Santa Clara Caltrain Station to Winchester Transit Center 60

$15 - $56

BART, line 902 tram  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the BART from 12th St. Oakland City Center to Millbrae Richmond - Daly City/Millbrae / ...
  2. Take the line 902 tram from Mountain View Station to Winchester Station 902

$16 - $21

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from Oakland to Los Gatos 50 miles

$4 - $8

Uber  •  51 min

  1. Take an Uber from Oakland to Los Gatos 50 miles

$70 - $90

What companies run services between Oakland, CA, USA and Los Gatos, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Oakland to Los Gatos via San Jose, Ca, San Jose Diridon Caltrain, Santa Clara Caltrain, Santa Clara Caltrain Station, and Winchester Transit Center in around 3 h 19 min.

Train operators
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from 12th St. Oakland City Center to Fremont
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
bart.gov
Subway from 12th St. Oakland City Center to Millbrae
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
bart.gov
Santa Clara VTA
Website
vta.org
Tram from Civic Center Station to Winchester Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
vta.org
Tram from Mountain View Station to Winchester Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
vta.org
Bus operators
Santa Clara VTA
Website
vta.org
Bus from Fremont Bart Station to 1St & Mission
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
vta.org
Bus from Santa Clara Caltrain Station to Winchester Transit Center
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
vta.org
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Oakland, Ca to San Jose, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Oakland to Los Gatos
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$70 - $90
ASSIST
$70 - $90
uberX
$70 - $90
WAV
$70 - $90
uberXL
$110 - $150
SELECT
$160 - $200
BLACK
$220 - $280
SUV
$250 - $310

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Oakland to Los Gatos?

The distance between Oakland and Los Gatos is 69 km. The road distance is 80 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Oakland to Los Gatos?

The cheapest way to get from Oakland to Los Gatos is to drive which costs $4 - $8 and takes 51 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Oakland to Los Gatos?

The quickest way to get from Oakland to Los Gatos is to drive which takes 51 min and costs $4 - $8.

How long does it take to get from Oakland to Los Gatos?

It takes approximately 2 h 58 min to get from Oakland to Los Gatos, including transfers.