There are 10 ways to get from San Antonio to Palo Alto Caltrain Station by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly San Antonio to San Francisco  •  7h 28m

  1. Fly from San Antonio (SAT) to San Francisco (SFO) SAT - SFO

$180 - $1,315

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Train, bus  •  38h 7m

  1. Take the train from San Antonio Amtrak Station to Los Angeles Union Station Sunset Limited / ...
  2. Take the bus from LA Downtown to East San Jose FlixBus

$149 - $215

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Fly San Antonio to San Jose  •  8h 36m

  1. Fly from San Antonio (SAT) to San Jose (SJC) SAT - SJC

$198 - $913

Fly San Antonio to Oakland, Caltrain  •  8h 15m

  1. Fly from San Antonio (SAT) to Oakland (OAK) SAT - OAK
  2. Take the Caltrain from San Francisco Caltrain to Palo Alto Caltrain

$261 - $1,024

Bus to Austin, fly to San Jose  •  8h 38m

  1. Take the bus from San Antonio to Austin Airport
  2. Fly from Austin (AUS) to San Jose (SJC) AUS - SJC

$172 - $574

Bus to Austin, fly to San Francisco  •  8h 42m

  1. Take the bus from San Antonio to Austin Airport
  2. Fly from Austin (AUS) to San Francisco (SFO) AUS - SFO

$164 - $466

Bus to Austin, fly to Oakland, Caltrain  •  9h 37m

  1. Take the bus from San Antonio to Austin Airport
  2. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Oakland (OAK) AUS - OAK
  3. Take the Caltrain from San Francisco Caltrain to Palo Alto Caltrain

$185 - $735

Bus  •  32h 38m

  1. Take the bus from San Antonio to San Diego Tijuana Airport-Reynosa / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Diego, CA to San Jose, CA - State University Return

$165 - $251

Train  •  41h 17m

  1. Take the train from San Antonio Amtrak Station to Los Angeles Union Station Sunset Limited / ...
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station to San Jose Diridon Station Coast Starlight

$195 - $274

Drive  •  27h 12m

  1. Drive from San Antonio to Palo Alto Caltrain Station 1718.7 miles

$160 - $250

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The cheapest way to get from San Antonio to Palo Alto Caltrain Station is to train and bus which costs $140 - $220 and takes 38h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from San Antonio to Palo Alto Caltrain Station is to fly which costs $180 - $1,400 and takes 7h 28m.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Antonio to Palo Alto Caltrain Station. However, there are services departing from San Antonio and arriving at Palo Alto Transit Center via San Diego, CA and Santa Clara & 7th. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32h 38m.

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No, there is no direct train from San Antonio station to Palo Alto Caltrain Station. However, there are services departing from San Antonio Amtrak Station and arriving at Palo Alto Caltrain via Los Angeles Union Station and San Jose Diridon Caltrain. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41h 17m.

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The distance between San Antonio and Palo Alto Caltrain Station is 1477 miles. The road distance is 1718.7 miles.

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The best way to get from San Antonio to Palo Alto Caltrain Station without a car is to bus which takes 32h 38m and costs $160 - $260.

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It takes approximately 7h 28m to get from San Antonio to Palo Alto Caltrain Station, including transfers.

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San Antonio to Palo Alto Caltrain Station bus services, operated by Greyhound Mexico, depart from San Antonio station.

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San Antonio to Palo Alto Caltrain Station train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from San Antonio Amtrak Station.

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The best way to get from San Antonio to Palo Alto Caltrain Station is to fly which takes 7h 28m and costs $180 - $1,400. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $160 - $260 and takes 32h 38m, you could also train, which costs $190 - $280 and takes 41h 17m.

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Map of how to get from San Antonio to Palo Alto Caltrain Station.
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  • Distance: 1476.5 miles
  • Duration: 7h 28m

What companies run services between San Antonio, TX, USA and Palo Alto Caltrain Station, CA, USA?

United Airlines, Southwest Airlines and two other airlines fly from San Antonio to Palo Alto Caltrain Station hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from San Antonio to Palo Alto Caltrain Station via San Diego, CA, San Jose, CA - State University, and Santa Clara & 7th in around 32h 38m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Antonio to San Francisco via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $3,100
Flights from San Antonio to San Francisco via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $3,100
Flights from San Antonio to San Francisco via San Diego
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $3,100
Flights from San Antonio to San Francisco via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $3,100
Flights from San Antonio to San Jose via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from San Antonio to San Jose via San Diego
Ave. Duration
5h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from San Antonio to San Jose via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from San Antonio to San Jose via Dallas
Ave. Duration
5h 52m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from San Antonio to San Jose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from San Antonio to San Jose via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from San Antonio to Oakland
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from San Antonio to Oakland via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from San Antonio to Oakland via San Diego
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from San Antonio to Oakland via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from San Antonio to Oakland via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 46m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from San Antonio to Oakland via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5h 52m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Austin to San Jose
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Austin to San Jose via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Austin to San Jose via San Diego
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Austin to San Jose via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Austin to San Jose via Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Austin to San Jose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Austin to San Jose via Dallas
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Austin to San Francisco via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Austin to San Francisco via San Diego
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Austin to San Francisco via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Austin to Oakland
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,400
Flights from Austin to Oakland via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,400
Flights from Austin to Oakland via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,400
Flights from Austin to Oakland via San Diego
Ave. Duration
5h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,400
Flights from Austin to Oakland via Dallas
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Antonio to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $3,800
Flights from San Antonio to San Francisco via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 38m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $3,800
Flights from San Antonio to San Jose via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Austin to San Jose via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Austin to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Antonio to San Francisco via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $3,400
Flights from San Antonio to San Francisco via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $3,400
Flights from San Antonio to San Jose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from San Antonio to San Jose via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from San Antonio to Oakland via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Austin to San Jose via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Austin to San Francisco via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Austin to San Francisco via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Austin to Oakland via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Antonio to San Jose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Austin to San Jose via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Austin to San Jose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Austin to San Francisco via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 49m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Flights from Austin to San Francisco via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Austin to San Jose
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Austin to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Austin to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Train operators
Caltrain
Phone
+1 650-508-6200
Website
caltrain.com
Train from San Francisco Caltrain to Palo Alto Caltrain
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
caltrain.com
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 Antonio Amtrak Station to Los Angeles Union Station
Ave. Duration
28h 50m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Premium
$390 - $550
Flexi Coach Seat
$270 - $410
Business Seat
$300 - $420
Train from Los Angeles Union Station to San Jose Diridon Station
Ave. Duration
10h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Premium
$240 - $330
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Seat
$100 - $150
Bus operators
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from San Antonio to Austin Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Bus from LA Downtown to East San Jose
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from San Antonio to San Diego
Ave. Duration
18h 2m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
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 San Diego, CA to San Jose, CA - State University
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $120

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The quickest flight from San Antonio Airport to San Francisco Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 58m.

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San Antonio to Palo Alto Caltrain Station bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at San Jose, CA - State University station.

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Palo Alto Caltrain Station is 2h behind San Antonio. It is currently 9:26 PM in San Antonio and 7:26 PM in Palo Alto Caltrain Station.

San Antonio to Palo Alto Caltrain Station train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at San Jose Diridon Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Antonio to Palo Alto Caltrain Station is 1719 miles. It takes approximately 27h 12m to drive from San Antonio to Palo Alto Caltrain Station.

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American Airlines, United Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from San Antonio Airport to San Francisco Airport.

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There are 385+ hotels available in Palo Alto Caltrain Station. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from San Antonio to San Antonio Airport is to line 5 bus which takes 38 min and costs $2.

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