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There are 4 ways to get from Pleasanton to Redwood Shores by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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Train, Caltrain  •  2h 35m

  1. Take the train from Pleasanton Amtrak Station to Santa Clara Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service / ...
  2. Take the Caltrain from Santa Clara Caltrain to San Carlos Caltrain L1 / ...

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BART, bus  •  4h 3m

  1. Take the BART from Dublin / Pleasanton to Daly City Blue-S
  2. Take the bus from Daly City BART-Bay 1 to El Camino Real & San Carlos Ave Ecr

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pleasanton to Redwood Shores 35.5 miles

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from Pleasanton to Redwood Shores 35.5 miles

Pleasanton to Redwood Shores by train and bus

The journey time between Pleasanton and Redwood Shores is around 2h 34m and covers a distance of around 53 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 58 min. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 23m. Operated by Amtrak, Altamont Corridor Express, Caltrain and others, the Pleasanton to Redwood Shores service departs from Pleasanton Amtrak Station and arrives in Bridge Pkwy & Bowsprit Dr. Typically 20 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 36m
Layover time:
58 min
Total time:
2h 34m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
2h 23m
Journey distance:
53 miles
Services per week:
20
Cheapest price:
$27
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:23
Last service departs at:
08:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Pleasanton to Redwood Shores train and bus schedules

Pleasanton → Redwood Shores
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Redwood Shores is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Redwood Shores is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Redwood Shores is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 13 Oct 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pleasanton to Redwood Shores is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pleasanton to Redwood Shores is to taxi which costs $190 - $240 and takes 42 min.

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The distance between Pleasanton and Redwood Shores is 22 miles. The road distance is 35.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Pleasanton to Redwood Shores without a car is to train and Caltrain which takes 2h 35m and costs $11 - $45.

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It takes approximately 2h 35m to get from Pleasanton to Redwood Shores, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pleasanton to Redwood Shores is 36 miles. It takes approximately 42 min to drive from Pleasanton to Redwood Shores.

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There are 242+ hotels available in Redwood Shores. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Pleasanton to Redwood Shores.
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  • Distance: 22.5 miles
  • Duration: 2h 35m

What companies run services between Pleasanton, CA, USA and Redwood Shores, CA, USA?

You can take a train from Pleasanton to Redwood Shores via Santa Clara Amtrak, Santa Clara Caltrain, San Carlos Caltrain, and San Carlos Caltrain Station in around 2h 35m.

Train operators
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Pleasanton Amtrak Station to Santa Clara Amtrak
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$28 - $40
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 - $9
Website
ACE
Caltrain
Phone
+1 800-660-4287
Website
caltrain.com
Train from Santa Clara Caltrain to San Carlos Caltrain
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
caltrain.com
One-way Senior / Disabled / Youth / Medicare Cardholder
$2 - $4
One-way Adult
$6 - $8
BART
Phone
+1-510-464-6000
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Dublin / Pleasanton to Daly City
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
bart.gov
Bus operators
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from Daly City BART-Bay 1 to El Camino Real & San Carlos Ave
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Other operators
Taxi from Pleasanton to Redwood Shores
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$190 - $240

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