There are 9 ways to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Civic Center by train, bus, subway, 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

Train  •  57 min

  1. Take the train from Santa Clara Amtrak to Oakland Jack London Square Station Capitol Corridor

$23 - $45

Cheapest option

Line 180 bus, BART  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take the line 180 bus from Great Mall / Main Transit Center to Fremont Bart Station 180 / ...
  2. Take the BART from Fremont to 12th St. Oakland City Center Warm Springs/South Fremont - Richmond

$10 - $11

7 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from San Jose, Ca to Oakland, Ca 6844 / ...

$15 - $31

Caltrain, BART  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from Santa Clara Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain Local / ...
  2. Take the BART from Millbrae to 12th St. Oakland City Center Richmond - Daly City/Millbrae / ...

$15 - $21

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Civic Center 40.3 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Civic Center 40.3 miles

$3 - $6

Towncar  •  44 min

  1. Take a town car from San Jose Airport to Civic Center 40.3 miles

$150 - $220

Shuttle  •  44 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from San Jose Airport to Civic Center

$120 - $160

Uber  •  44 min

  1. Take an Uber from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Civic Center 40.3 miles

$60 - $80

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Civic Center is to drive which costs $3 - $6 and takes 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Civic Center is to taxi which costs $220 - $270 and takes 44 min.

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The distance between San Jose Airport (SJC) and Civic Center is 35 miles. The road distance is 40.3 miles.

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The train from Santa Clara Amtrak to Oakland Jack London Square Station takes 57 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Santa Clara Amtrak and arriving at Oakland Jack London Square Station station. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 57 min.

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

Amtrak operates a train from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Civic Center every 4 hours. Tickets cost $23 - $45 and the journey takes 57 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Civic Center hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $24 and the journey takes 1 h.

Train operators
Amtrak
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Santa Clara Amtrak to Oakland Jack London Square Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Fremont to 12th St. Oakland City Center
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
bart.gov
Subway from Millbrae to 12th St. Oakland City Center
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
bart.gov
Caltrain
Website
caltrain.com
Train from Santa Clara Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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 Oakland, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$18 - $24
Santa Clara VTA
Website
vta.org
Bus from Great Mall / Main Transit Center to Fremont Bart Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
vta.org
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Civic Center
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$75 - $100
ASSIST
$60 - $80
uberX
$60 - $80
WAV
$60 - $80
uberXL
$90 - $120
SELECT
$130 - $170
BLACK
$180 - $230
SUV
$200 - $250
Taxi from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Civic Center
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$220 - $270
Lucky 7 Cab
Phone
+1 408-347-0777
Website
lucky7cab.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from San Jose Airport to Civic Center
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Shuttle from San Jose Airport to Civic Center
Estimated price
$120 - $160

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