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There are 6 ways to get from Pleasant Hill to San Jose by subway, 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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BART  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the BART from Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre BART Station to 19th St. Oakland BART Station Yellow
  2. Take the BART from 19th St. Oakland BART Station to Warm Springs/South Fremont BART Station Orange

$9 - $16

5 alternative options

Line 9 bus, BART, bus  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the line 9 bus from Gregory Ln/Contra Costa Blvd to BART Pleasant Hill 316 / ...
  2. Take the BART from Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre BART Station to 19th St. Oakland BART Station
  3. Take the bus from Oakland, Ca to San Jose, Ca

$16 - $31

Train  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Martinez Amtrak Station to San Jose Diridon Station Capitol Corridor / ...

$29 - $62

Taxi  •  52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pleasant Hill to San Jose 49.3 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from Pleasant Hill to San Jose 49.3 miles

$4 - $7

Uber  •  52 min

  1. Take an Uber from Pleasant Hill to San Jose 49.3 miles

$75 - $95

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The cheapest way to get from Pleasant Hill to San Jose is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pleasant Hill to San Jose is to taxi which costs $170 - $210 and takes 52 min.

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The distance between Pleasant Hill and San Jose is 43 miles. The road distance is 49.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Pleasant Hill to San Jose without a car is to BART which takes 2 h 8 min and costs $8 - $16.

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It takes approximately 2 h 8 min to get from Pleasant Hill to San Jose, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pleasant Hill to San Jose is 49 miles. It takes approximately 52 min to drive from Pleasant Hill to San Jose.

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There are 341+ hotels available in San Jose. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 43.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 8 min

What companies run services between Pleasant Hill, CA, USA and San Jose, CA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Pleasant Hill to San Jose every 4 hours. Tickets cost $27 - $60 and the journey takes 2 h 7 min.

Train operators
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre BART Station to 19th St. Oakland BART Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
bart.gov
Subway from 19th St. Oakland BART Station to Warm Springs/South Fremont BART Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
bart.gov
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Martinez Amtrak Station to San Jose Diridon Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Bus operators
County Connection
Website
cccta.org
Bus from Gregory Ln/Contra Costa Blvd to BART Pleasant Hill
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
cccta.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 Oakland, Ca to San Jose, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
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 Pleasant Hill to San Jose
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$60 - $85
Assist
$75 - $95
UberX
$75 - $95
WAV
$75 - $95
UberXL
$110 - $150
Select
$160 - $210
Black
$210 - $270
Black SUV
$240 - $300
Taxi from Pleasant Hill to San Jose
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Vallejo City Taxi Cab
Phone
+1 707-643-3333
Website
citytaxicabvallejo.com

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