There are 6 ways to get from Palo Alto to Fremont by bus, train, taxi, 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.

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Bus  •  38 min

  1. Take the bus from Embarcadero Rd:Wildwood Ln to Fremont Blvd:Bonde Way U / ...

$0 - $3

5 alternative options

Bus, line 99 bus  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Palo Alto Transit Center to Union City BART Db
  2. Take the line 99 bus from Union City BART to Fremont Blvd:Mowry Av 200 / ...

$5

Caltrain, train  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from California Ave Caltrain to Santa Clara Caltrain Local / ...
  2. Take the train from Scc Santa Clara Station to Fmt Fremont Station Ace / ...

$9 - $40

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Palo Alto to Fremont 16.8 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Palo Alto to Fremont 16.8 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  22 min

  1. Take an Uber from Palo Alto to Fremont 16.8 miles

$28 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Palo Alto to Fremont is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Palo Alto to Fremont is to taxi which costs $95 - $120 and takes 22 min.

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The distance between Palo Alto and Fremont is 11 miles. The road distance is 16.8 miles.

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The bus from Embarcadero Rd:Wildwood Ln to Fremont Blvd:Bonde Way takes 38 min including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Embarcadero Rd:Wildwood Ln and arriving at Fremont Blvd:Bonde Way. Services depart four times a day, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 38 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Palo Alto to Fremont station. However, there are services departing from California Ave Caltrain and arriving at Fmt Fremont Station via Scc Santa Clara Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 18 min.

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What companies run services between Palo Alto, CA, USA and Fremont, CA, USA?

AC Transit operates a bus from Palo Alto to Fremont 4 times a day. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 38 min. Stanford Marguerite Shuttle also services this route 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Palo Alto to Fremont via Santa Clara Caltrain and Scc Santa Clara Station in around 1 h 18 min.

Train operators
Caltrain
Phone
+1 650-508-6200
Website
caltrain.com
Train from California Ave Caltrain to Santa Clara Caltrain
Ave. Duration
24 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 Scc Santa Clara Station to Fmt Fremont Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
acerail.com
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Santa Clara Amtrak to Fremont Amtrak
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$20 - $30
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$25 - $35
Room
$120 - $180
Bus operators
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from Embarcadero Rd:Wildwood Ln to Fremont Blvd:Bonde Way
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
Bus from Palo Alto Transit Center to Union City BART
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
Bus from Union City BART to Fremont Blvd:Mowry Av
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
Stanford Marguerite Shuttle
Phone
+1 650-723-9362
Email
transportation@stanford.edu
Website
marguerite.stanford.edu
Bus from 991 Embarc @ N Cal to ACE at Bonde
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
transportation.stanford.edu
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Palo Alto to Fremont
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$65 - $85
ASSIST
$28 - $40
uberX
$28 - $40
WAV
$28 - $40
uberXL
$40 - $55
SELECT
$55 - $75
BLACK
$75 - $95
SUV
$85 - $110
Taxi from Palo Alto to Fremont
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Lucky 7 Cab
Phone
+1 408-347-0777
Website
lucky7cab.com

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