Travel from San-Diego to Palo-Alto

Train, bus or fly from San Diego to Palo Alto?

Southwest Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and Delta fly from San Diego to Palo Alto hourly. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from San Diego to Palo Alto every 3 hours. Tickets cost $18 - $45 and the journey takes 3 h 2 min. 2 other operators also service this route.

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How to get from San Diego to Palo Alto

From Broadway & Front St line 992 bus to San Diego airport, fly to San Jose airport, line 10 bus to Santa Clara Caltrain, then Caltrain to Palo Alto. 3 h 40 min $177. From Broadway & Front St line 992 bus to San Diego airport, fly to San Francisco airport, BART to Millbrae Caltrain, then Caltrain to Palo Alto. 4 h 4 min $202. From Broadway & Front St line 992 bus to San Diego airport, fly to Oakland airport, BART to Coliseum, BART to Union City BART, then bus to Palo Alto. 4 h 44 min $205. From San Diego, CA bus to Los Angeles, CA, bus to San Jose Diridon Caltrain, then Caltrain to Palo Alto Caltrain. 12 h 7 min $58. From San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak train to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak, train to San Jose Diridon Caltrain, then Caltrain to California Ave Caltrain. 14 h 47 min $188. From San Diego, CA bus to Anaheim, bus to King & Story, then line 22 bus to El Camino & California. 14 h 59 min $64. From San Diego drive to Palo Alto. 8 h 4 min $57.

Operators from San Diego to Palo Alto

OperatorPhoneWebsite
San Diego Metro TransitSan Diego Metro Transit
Southwest AirlinesSouthwest Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.Alaska Airlines, Inc.
DeltaDelta
Santa Clara VTASanta Clara VTA
CaltrainCaltrain
Virgin AmericaVirgin America
United AirlinesUnited Airlines
American AirlinesAmerican Airlines
BARTBART
AC TransitAC Transit
Greyhound USA+1 214-849-8100Greyhound USA
Amtrak+1 1-800-872-7245Amtrak
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