There are 6 ways to get from Salinas to Oakland Airport (OAK) by bus, train, night bus, 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 via Hayward BART Station  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Salinas, Ca to Hayward, Ca 6742

$25 - $46

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Salinas, Ca to Oakland, Ca 6766 / ...

$23 - $44

4 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Salinas Amtrak to San Jose Diridon Station Coast Starlight
  2. Take the train from San Jose Diridon Station to Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak Capitol Corridor

$56 - $104

Night bus, train  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the night bus from Salinas Amtrak to San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service
  2. Take the train from San Jose Diridon Station to Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak Capitol Corridor

$30 - $49

Drive  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Salinas to Oakland Airport (OAK) 94 miles

$9 - $14

Towncar  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take a town car from Salinas to Oakland Airport 94 miles

$290 - $410

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Salinas to Oakland Airport (OAK). However, there are services departing from Salinas, Ca and arriving at Oakland International Airport via Thomas L Berkley Way and Eastmont Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 16 min.

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The distance between Salinas and Oakland Airport (OAK) is 78 miles. The road distance is 94 miles.

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The best way to get from Salinas to Oakland Airport (OAK) without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 34 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to get from Salinas to Oakland Airport (OAK), including transfers.

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Salinas to Oakland Airport (OAK) bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Salinas, Ca station.

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The best way to get from Salinas to Oakland Airport (OAK) is to bus which takes 3 h 34 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h 48 min.

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Salinas to Oakland Airport (OAK) bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Oakland, Ca station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Salinas to Oakland Airport (OAK) is 94 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 39 min to drive from Salinas to Oakland Airport (OAK).

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There are 635+ hotels available in Oakland Airport (OAK). Prices start at $109 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Salinas to Oakland Airport (OAK).
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  • Distance: 78.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 34 min

What companies run services between Salinas, CA, USA and Oakland Airport (OAK), USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Salinas to Oakland Airport (OAK) every 3 hours. Tickets cost $15 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Salinas to Oakland Airport (OAK) via San Jose Diridon Station, Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak, and Coliseum BART Station in around 3 h 48 min.

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Salinas Amtrak to San Jose Diridon Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
Train from San Jose Diridon Station to Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Bus operators
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 Salinas, Ca to Hayward, Ca
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$28 - $35
Bus from Salinas, Ca to Oakland, Ca
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Night bus from Salinas Amtrak to San Jose Diridon Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Salinas to Oakland Airport
Estimated price
$290 - $410

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