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There are 12 ways to get from Pleasanton to Los Angeles by subway, plane, train, bus, tram or car

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BART to Oakland, fly to Los Angeles  •  3h 37m

  1. Take the BART from Dublin / Pleasanton to Coliseum
  2. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Los Angeles (LAX) OAK - LAX

$41 - $182

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BART, bus  •  8h 19m

  1. Take the BART from Bay Fair to Berryessa / North San Jose Orange-S / ...
  2. Take the bus from San José, CA - King Rd to Chinatown Station San Fran

$38 - $64

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Train to San Jose, fly to Los Angeles  •  4h 28m

  1. Take the train from Pleasanton Station to Santa Clara Station
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Los Angeles (LAX) SJC - LAX

$63 - $192

BART to Oakland, fly to Burbank  •  4h 25m

  1. Take the BART from Dublin / Pleasanton to Coliseum
  2. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Burbank (BUR) OAK - BUR

$75 - $219

Train to San Jose, fly to Burbank  •  4h 55m

  1. Take the train from Pleasanton Station to Santa Clara Station
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Burbank (BUR) SJC - BUR

$104 - $479

Train to San Jose, fly to Ontario/San Bernardino, bus  •  5h 37m

  1. Take the train from Pleasanton Station to Santa Clara Station
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) SJC - ONT
  3. Take the bus from Pomona Transit Center to Arcadia St and Alameda St

$123 - $290

BART to Oakland, fly to Long Beach, line 191 bus, tram  •  5h 29m

  1. Take the BART from Dublin / Pleasanton to Coliseum
  2. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Long Beach (LGB) OAK - LGB
  3. Take the line 191 bus from Del Amo & Lakewood Nw to Del Amo Station Bay 3
  4. Take the tram from Del Amo Station to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro A Line

$187 - $1,918

BART to San Francisco, fly to Burbank  •  5h 37m

  1. Take the BART from Dublin / Pleasanton to Montgomery Street
  2. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Burbank (BUR) SFO - BUR

$103 - $355

Bus  •  10h 8m

  1. Take the bus from BART Dublin Station to Downtown Transit Center Bart
  2. Take the bus from Modesto to Los Angeles "Greyhound" / ...

$42 - $75

Train, bus  •  12h 12m

  1. Take the train from Pleasanton Station to San Jose Station Ace
  2. Take the bus from San Jose Diridon Station to Monterey & 2nd 68
  3. Take the bus from Gilroy, CA to Downtown Los Angeles

$60 - $89

Train  •  12h 52m

  1. Take the train from Pleasanton Station to San Jose Station Ace
  2. Take the train from San Jose to Los Angeles Coast Starlight

$63 - $89

Drive  •  5h 44m

  1. Drive from Pleasanton to Los Angeles 348.6 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Pleasanton to Los Angeles is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Pleasanton to Los Angeles is to BART and fly which costs $40 - $190 and takes 3h 37m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pleasanton to Los Angeles. However, there are services departing from Peters St & St Mary St and arriving at Los Angeles via BART Dublin Station and Modesto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 8m.

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No, there is no direct train from Pleasanton station to Los Angeles. However, there are services departing from Pleasanton Station and arriving at Los Angeles via San Jose. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 52m.

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The distance between Pleasanton and Los Angeles is 324 miles. The road distance is 348.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Pleasanton to Los Angeles without a car is to BART and bus which takes 8h 19m and costs $35 - $65.

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It takes approximately 3h 37m to get from Pleasanton to Los Angeles, including transfers.

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Pleasanton to Los Angeles bus services, operated by Modesto Area Express, depart from BART Dublin Station.

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Pleasanton to Los Angeles train services, operated by Altamont Corridor Express, depart from Pleasanton Station.

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The best way to get from Pleasanton to Los Angeles is to bus which takes 10h 8m and costs $40 - $75. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $60 - $90 and takes 12h 52m.

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Map of how to get from Pleasanton to Los Angeles.
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  • Distance: 323.6 miles
  • Duration: 3h 37m

What companies run services between Pleasanton, CA, USA and Los Angeles, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Pleasanton to Los Angeles via East Dublin Pleasanton Bart, BART Dublin Station, Downtown Transit Center, and Modesto in around 10h 8m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Pleasanton to Los Angeles via San Jose Station and San Jose in around 12h 52m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Oakland to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Flights from San Jose to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $220
Flights from San Jose to Los Angeles via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$70 - $220
Flights from Oakland to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $240
Flights from San Jose to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $210
Flights from San Jose to Ontario/San Bernardino
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $220
Flights from San Jose to Ontario/San Bernardino via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $270
Flights from Oakland to Long Beach
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $350
Flights from Oakland to Long Beach via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Flights from San Francisco to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $410
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Jose to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Oakland to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $300
Flights from San Jose to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $280
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Oakland to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Jose to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $310
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Train operators
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Dublin / Pleasanton to Coliseum
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Dublin / Pleasanton to Montgomery Street
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Bay Fair to Berryessa / North San Jose
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
bart.gov
Altamont Corridor Express
Phone
1800-411-7245
Website
acerail.com
Train from Pleasanton Station to Santa Clara Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
ACE
Train from Pleasanton Station to San Jose Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
ACE
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Tram from Del Amo Station to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro A Line
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Website
Metro Los Angeles
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
Train from San Jose to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
10h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Premium
$240 - $330
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Seat
$100 - $150
Bus operators
Foothill Transit
Phone
+1 800-743-3463
Website
foothilltransit.org
Bus from Pomona Transit Center to Arcadia St and Alameda St
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $6
Schedules at
foothilltransit.org
Long Beach Transit
Website
ridelbt.com
Bus from Del Amo & Lakewood Nw to Del Amo Station Bay 3
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Website
Long Beach Transit
Hoang Express
Website
gotobus.com
Bus from San José, CA - King Rd to Chinatown Station
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Book at
gotobus.com
Modesto Area Express
Website
modestoareaexpress.com
Bus from BART Dublin Station to Downtown Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
modestoareaexpress.com
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Modesto to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $90
Santa Clara VTA
Phone
+1 408-321-2300
Website
vta.org
Bus from San Jose Diridon Station to Monterey & 2nd
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
vta.org
Tufesa
Phone
7022546899
Email
serviciosvegas@hotmail.com
Website
tufesabus.com
Bus from Gilroy, CA to Downtown Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8h 28m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Book at
GotoBus

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The quickest flight from Oakland Airport to Los Angeles Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 4m.

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Pleasanton to Los Angeles bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Los Angeles station.

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Pleasanton to Los Angeles train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Los Angeles station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pleasanton to Los Angeles is 349 miles. It takes approximately 5h 44m to drive from Pleasanton to Los Angeles.

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Spirit Airlines, Delta and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Oakland Airport to Los Angeles Airport.

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