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There are 7 ways to get from Palo Alto to Dublin/Pleasanton Station by bus, subway, 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.

Recommended option

Bus, BART  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Middlefield Rd:Lytton Av to Union City BART Db
  2. Take the BART from Bay Fair BART Station to Dublin/Pleasanton BART Station Blue

$5 - $8

6 alternative options

Caltrain, BART  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from Palo Alto Caltrain to San Francisco Caltrain Local / ...
  2. Take the BART from Embarcadero BART Station to Dublin/Pleasanton BART Station Blue

$15 - $18

Line 522 bus, bus  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the line 522 bus from El Camino & California to Santa Clara & Montgomery 22 / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Jose Diridon Station to Dublin-Pleasanton Amtrak Station Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

Bus, BART via Daly City BART Station  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 9 to Daly City BART-Bay 3 Ecr
  2. Take the BART from Daly City BART Station to Dublin/Pleasanton BART Station Blue

$9 - $11

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Palo Alto to Dublin/Pleasanton Station 32.3 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Palo Alto to Dublin/Pleasanton Station 32.3 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  39 min

  1. Take an Uber from Palo Alto to Dublin/Pleasanton Station 32.3 miles

$45 - $65

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Palo Alto to Dublin/Pleasanton Station is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Palo Alto to Dublin/Pleasanton Station is to taxi which costs $180 - $220 and takes 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Palo Alto to Dublin/Pleasanton Station station. However, there are services departing from El Camino & California and arriving at Dublin-Pleasanton Amtrak Station via San Jose Diridon Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 46 min.

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The distance between Palo Alto and Dublin/Pleasanton Station is 23 miles. The road distance is 32.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Palo Alto to Dublin/Pleasanton Station without a car is to bus and BART which takes 1 h 19 min and costs $5 - $9.

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It takes approximately 1 h 19 min to get from Palo Alto to Dublin/Pleasanton Station, including transfers.

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Palo Alto to Dublin/Pleasanton Station bus services, operated by Santa Clara VTA, depart from El Camino & California station.

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Palo Alto to Dublin/Pleasanton Station bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Dublin-Pleasanton Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Palo Alto to Dublin/Pleasanton Station is 32 miles. It takes approximately 39 min to drive from Palo Alto to Dublin/Pleasanton Station.

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There are 103+ hotels available in Dublin/Pleasanton Station. Prices start at $94 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Palo Alto to Dublin/Pleasanton Station.
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  • Distance: 22.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 19 min

What companies run services between Palo Alto, CA, USA and Dublin/Pleasanton Station, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Palo Alto to Dublin/Pleasanton Station via Santa Clara & Montgomery and San Jose Diridon Station in around 2 h 46 min.

Train operators
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Bay Fair BART Station to Dublin/Pleasanton BART Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Embarcadero BART Station to Dublin/Pleasanton BART Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Daly City BART Station to Dublin/Pleasanton BART Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $7
Website
bart.gov
Bus operators
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from Middlefield Rd:Lytton Av to Union City BART
Ave. Duration
33 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 El Camino & California to Santa Clara & Montgomery
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
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
Bus from San Jose Diridon Station to Dublin-Pleasanton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
amtrak.com
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 9 to Daly City BART-Bay 3
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Palo Alto to Dublin/Pleasanton Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$40 - $55
Assist
$45 - $65
UberX
$45 - $65
WAV
$45 - $65
UberXL
$75 - $95
Select
$100 - $140
Black
$140 - $180
Black SUV
$150 - $200
Taxi from Palo Alto to Dublin/Pleasanton Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220
Lucky 7 Cab
Phone
+1 408-347-0777
Website
lucky7cab.com

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