There are 11 ways to get from Pasadena to Berkeley by tram, plane, subway, bus, train, night bus or car

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

Tram to Los Angeles, fly to Oakland, BART  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the tram from Memorial Park Station to Union Station - Metro Gold Line
  2. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Oakland (OAK) LAX - OAK
  3. Take the BART from Coliseum to Downtown Berkeley

$57 - $211

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Burbank to Oakland

$40 - $56

9 alternative options

Tram to Burbank, fly to Oakland, BART  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the tram from Memorial Park Station to Union Station - Metro Gold Line
  2. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Oakland (OAK) BUR - OAK
  3. Take the BART from Coliseum to Downtown Berkeley

$111 - $440

Tram, line 191 bus to Long Beach, fly to Oakland, BART  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the tram from Memorial Park Station to Union Station - Metro Gold Line
  2. Take the tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Del Amo Station
  3. Take the line 191 bus from Del Amo Station Bay 1 to Del Amo & Lakewood Se
  4. Fly from Long Beach (LGB) to Oakland (OAK) LGB - OAK
  5. Take the BART from Coliseum to Downtown Berkeley

$64 - $291

Train to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly to Oakland  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Ontario Amtrak
  2. Fly from Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) to Oakland (OAK) ONT - OAK

$130 - $610

Train to Santa Ana, fly to Oakland  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Tustin station
  2. Fly from Santa Ana (SNA) to Oakland (OAK) SNA - OAK

$116 - $628

Tram to Burbank, fly to Concord, BART  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the tram from Memorial Park Station to Union Station - Metro Gold Line
  2. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Concord (CCR) BUR - CCR
  3. Take the BART from Concord to Rockridge

$56 - $356

Amtrak Thruway, train  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Pasadena, CA - Hilton to Bakersfield, CA 5402 / ...
  2. Take the train from Bakersfield Amtrak to Richmond Transit Station Amtrak San Joaquins

$56 - $140

Train  •  13 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Emeryville Amtrak Coast Starlight

$72 - $202

Night bus  •  9 h 14 min

  1. Take the night bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Oakland, Ca 6862 / ...

$45 - $110

Drive  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Pasadena to Berkeley 378 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pasadena to Berkeley is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 14 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Pasadena to Berkeley is to tram and fly and BART which costs $55 - $220 and takes 4 h 40 min.

More details

The distance between Pasadena and Berkeley is 348 miles. The road distance is 378 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 4 h 40 min to get from Pasadena to Berkeley, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Pasadena to Berkeley. However, there are services departing from Raymond / Holly and arriving at Oxford St:Addison St via North Hollywood Station, Burbank and Broadway:12th St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 52 min.

More details

What companies run services between Pasadena, CA, USA and Berkeley, CA, USA?

Megabus operates a bus from Pasadena to Berkeley 3 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 7 h 57 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Pasadena to Berkeley once daily. Tickets cost $70 - $200 and the journey takes 11 h 44 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Flights from Los Angeles to Oakland via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Flights from Burbank to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Long Beach to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Santa Ana to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Santa Ana to Oakland via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Burbank to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Flights from Long Beach to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Burbank to Concord
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $340
JetSuiteX
Website
x.jetsuite.com
Flights from Burbank to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Flights from Burbank to Concord
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $440
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Tram from Memorial Park Station to Union Station - Metro Gold Line
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Del Amo Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Coliseum to Downtown Berkeley
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
bart.gov
Subway from Concord to Rockridge
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
bart.gov
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Ontario Amtrak
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
6 times a week
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 Bakersfield Amtrak to Richmond Transit Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$240 - $340
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Emeryville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Room
$310 - $430
Bus operators
Long Beach Transit
Website
lbtransit.com
Bus from Del Amo Station Bay 1 to Del Amo & Lakewood Se
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lbtransit.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Night bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Oakland, Ca
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100

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