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There are 9 ways to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Castro Valley by tram, bus, subway, train, 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.

Recommended option

Line 901 tram, line 181 bus, BART  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the line 901 tram from Karina Court Station to Civic Center Station 901 / ...
  2. Take the line 181 bus from 1St & Mission to Warm Springs Bart 181
  3. Take the BART from Warm Springs/South Fremont BART Station to Hayward BART Station

$7 - $12

8 alternative options

Train, BART  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Santa Clara Amtrak to Oakland Coliseum/Airport Amtrak Capitol Corridor
  2. Take the BART from Coliseum BART Station to Castro Valley BART Station Blue

$25 - $46

Line 901 tram, bus, BART  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the line 901 tram from Karina Court Station to Great Mall Station 901
  2. Take the bus from Great Mall / Main Transit Center to Warm Springs Bart 181 / ...
  3. Take the BART from Warm Springs/South Fremont BART Station to Hayward BART Station

$7 - $12

Line 10 bus, line 522 bus, bus  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take the line 10 bus from San Jose Airport - Terminal A to Santa Clara Caltrain Station 10
  2. Take the line 522 bus from Santa Clara Caltrain Station to Santa Clara & Montgomery 522 / ...
  3. Take the bus from San Jose, Ca to Hayward, Ca

$13 - $30

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Castro Valley 29.3 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Castro Valley 29.3 miles

$2 - $5

Towncar  •  35 min

  1. Take a town car from San Jose Airport to Castro Valley 29.3 miles

$120 - $180

Shuttle  •  35 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from San Jose Airport to Castro Valley

$110 - $160

Uber  •  35 min

  1. Take an Uber from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Castro Valley 29.3 miles

$45 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Castro Valley is to drive which costs $2 - $5 and takes 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Castro Valley is to taxi which costs $160 - $200 and takes 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Castro Valley. However, there are services departing from San Jose Airport - Terminal A and arriving at Hayward, Ca via Santa Clara Caltrain Station and San Jose, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 18 min.

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The distance between San Jose Airport (SJC) and Castro Valley is 24 miles. The road distance is 29.3 miles.

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The best way to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Castro Valley without a car is to line 901 tram and line 181 bus and BART which takes 1 h 7 min and costs $7 - $13.

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It takes approximately 1 h 7 min to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Castro Valley, including transfers.

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San Jose Airport (SJC) to Castro Valley bus services, operated by Santa Clara VTA, depart from San Jose Airport - Terminal A station.

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San Jose Airport (SJC) to Castro Valley bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Hayward, Ca station.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Jose Airport (SJC) to Castro Valley is 29 miles. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Castro Valley.

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There are 153+ hotels available in Castro Valley. Prices start at $90 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Castro Valley.
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  • Distance: 24.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 7 min

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

You can take a bus from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Castro Valley via Santa Clara Caltrain Station, Santa Clara & Montgomery, and San Jose, Ca in around 2 h 18 min.

Train operators
Santa Clara VTA
Phone
+1 408-321-2300
Website
vta.org
Tram from Karina Court Station to Civic Center Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
vta.org
Tram from Karina Court Station to Great Mall Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
vta.org
BART
Phone
94604-2688
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
Subway from Coliseum BART Station to Castro Valley BART Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
bart.gov
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
Train from Santa Clara Amtrak to Oakland Coliseum/Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Bus operators
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
Bus from Great Mall / Main Transit Center to Warm Springs Bart
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
vta.org
Bus from San Jose Airport - Terminal A to Santa Clara Caltrain Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
vta.org
Bus from Santa Clara Caltrain Station to Santa Clara & Montgomery
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
vta.org
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from Main St:Great Mall to Warm Springs BART
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
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 Jose, Ca to Hayward, Ca
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Shuttles by Jayride
Website
jayride.com
Shuttle from San Jose Airport to Castro Valley
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Shuttle
$110 - $160
Other operators
Private Transfers
Website
jayride.com
Towncar from San Jose Airport to Castro Valley
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Private
$120 - $180
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Castro Valley
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$35 - $50
Assist
$45 - $60
UberX
$45 - $60
WAV
$45 - $60
UberXL
$65 - $85
Select
$95 - $130
Black
$130 - $160
Black SUV
$140 - $180
Taxi from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Castro Valley
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Lucky 7 Cab
Phone
+1 408-347-0777
Website
lucky7cab.com

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