There are 6 ways to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Aptos by bus, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus, line 71 bus  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from First & Santa Clara to Santa Cruz Metro Center - Lane 2 17 / ...
  2. Take the line 71 bus from Santa Cruz Metro Center - Lane 4 to Soquel Dr & Trout Gulch Rd 71

$7 - $28

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Aptos 39.3 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Aptos 39.3 miles

$3 - $6

Towncar  •  47 min

  1. Take a town car from San Jose Airport to Aptos 39.3 miles

$150 - $210

Shuttle  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from SJC Airport to Aptos

$57

Uber  •  47 min

  1. Take an Uber from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Aptos 39.3 miles

$60 - $80

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Aptos is to drive which costs $3 - $6 and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Aptos is to taxi which costs $130 - $170 and takes 47 min.

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The distance between San Jose Airport (SJC) and Aptos is 27 miles. The road distance is 39.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 35 min to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Aptos, including transfers.

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What companies run services between San Jose Airport (SJC), USA and Aptos, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Aptos via Diridon Station, First & Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Ca, and Santa Cruz Metro Center - Lane 4 in around 2 h 35 min.

Bus operators
Santa Cruz Metro
Website
scmtd.com
Bus from First & Santa Clara to Santa Cruz Metro Center - Lane 2
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
scmtd.com
Bus from Santa Cruz Metro Center - Lane 4 to Soquel Dr & Trout Gulch Rd
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
scmtd.com
Greyhound USA
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Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Jose, Ca to Santa Cruz, Ca
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $22
Santa Cruz Flyer
Website
santacruzflyer.com
Shuttle from SJC Airport to Aptos
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55
Schedules at
santacruzflyer.com
Book at
santacruzflyer.com
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Aptos
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$75 - $95
ASSIST
$60 - $80
uberX
$60 - $80
WAV
$60 - $80
uberXL
$90 - $120
SELECT
$120 - $160
BLACK
$170 - $220
SUV
$190 - $250
Taxi from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Aptos
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Lucky 7 Cab
Phone
+1 408-347-0777
Website
lucky7cab.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from San Jose Airport to Aptos
Estimated price
$150 - $210

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