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There are 10 ways to get from San Bernardino to Modesto by bus, train, car, plane or subway

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca 9607 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Modesto, Ca 6834 / ...

$48 - $112

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Amtrak Thruway, train  •  9 h 10 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from San Bernadino, CA to Bakersfield, CA 5402 / ...
  2. Take the train from Bakersfield Amtrak Station to Modesto Amtrak Station San Joaquins

$43 - $104

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Train, bus  •  10 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from San Bernardino-Downtown station to L. A. Union Station station
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles Union Station to Bakersfield Amtrak Station
  3. Take the train from Bakersfield Amtrak Station to Modesto Amtrak Station

Bus ACN Autobuses  •  11 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from San Bernardino Transit Center to Harbor FS Katella 200
  2. Take the bus from Santa Ana to Modesto 498 Sacramento / ...

Drive  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Drive from San Bernardino to Modesto 367.2 miles

$35 - $55

Train to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly to Oakland, BART, bus  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from San Bernardino-Downtown station to Fontana station
  2. Fly from Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) to Oakland (OAK) ONT - OAK
  3. Take the BART from Coliseum BART Station to Dublin/Pleasanton BART Station
  4. Take the bus from BART Dublin Station to Downtown Transit Center

$113 - $573

Train to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly to San Francisco, bus  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from San Bernardino-Downtown station to Fontana station
  2. Fly from Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) to San Francisco (SFO) ONT - SFO
  3. Take the bus from Oakland, Ca to Modesto, Ca

$123 - $523

Train to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly to San Jose, line 181 bus, BART, bus  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from San Bernardino-Downtown station to Fontana station
  2. Fly from Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) to San Jose (SJC) ONT - SJC
  3. Take the line 181 bus from 1St & Mission to Warm Springs Bart
  4. Take the BART from Warm Springs/South Fremont BART Station to Hayward BART Station
  5. Take the bus from Hayward, Ca to Modesto, Ca

$120 - $426

Fly Ontario/San Bernardino to Sacramento, train  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) to Sacramento (SMF) ONT - SMF
  2. Take the train from Sacramento Valley Station to Modesto Amtrak Station

$167 - $383

Train to Santa Ana, fly to San Jose, bus  •  8 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from San Bernardino-Downtown station to Tustin station
  2. Fly from Santa Ana (SNA) to San Jose (SJC) SNA - SJC
  3. Take the bus from Hayward, Ca to Modesto, Ca

$95 - $305

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The cheapest way to get from San Bernardino to Modesto is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Bernardino to Modesto is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Bernardino to Modesto. However, there are services departing from San Bernardino, Ca and arriving at Modesto, Ca via Los Angeles, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 55 min.

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The distance between San Bernardino and Modesto is 322 miles. The road distance is 367.2 miles.

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The best way to get from San Bernardino to Modesto without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 55 min and costs $45 - $120.

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It takes approximately 8 h 55 min to get from San Bernardino to Modesto, including transfers.

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San Bernardino to Modesto bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from San Bernardino, Ca station.

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The quickest flight from Ontario/San Bernardino Airport to Oakland Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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San Bernardino to Modesto bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Modesto, Ca station.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Bernardino to Modesto is 367 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 5 min to drive from San Bernardino to Modesto.

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  • Distance: 322.1 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 55 min

What companies run services between San Bernardino, CA, USA and Modesto, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from San Bernardino to Modesto via Los Angeles, Ca in around 8 h 55 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to San Francisco via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Santa Ana to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Santa Ana to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Bakersfield Amtrak Station to Modesto Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Room
$200 - $280
Train from Sacramento Valley Station to Modesto Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from San Bernardino-Downtown station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Train from San Bernardino-Downtown station to Fontana station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Train from San Bernardino-Downtown station to Tustin station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Coliseum BART Station to Dublin/Pleasanton BART Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Warm Springs/South Fremont BART Station to Hayward BART Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
bart.gov
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $28
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Modesto, Ca
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $85
Bus from Oakland, Ca to Modesto, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Hayward, Ca to Modesto, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $30
ACN Autobuses
Phone
(01)66429904887
Email
clientes@acnautobuses.com
Website
acnautobuses.com
Bus from Los Angeles to Modesto
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
acnautobuses.com
Bus from Santa Ana to Modesto
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
acnautobuses.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from San Bernadino, CA to Bakersfield, CA
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Los Angeles Union Station to Bakersfield Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
amtrak.com
Riverside Transit Agency
Phone
(951) 565-5002
Website
riversidetransit.com
Bus from San Bernardino Transit Center to Harbor FS Katella
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
riversidetransit.com
Modesto Area Express
Website
modestoareaexpress.com
Bus from BART Dublin Station to Downtown Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
modestoareaexpress.com
Santa Clara VTA
Phone
+1 408-321-2300
Website
vta.org
Bus from 1St & Mission to Warm Springs Bart
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
vta.org

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