There are 8 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  •  56 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  •  1 h 57 min

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

$8 - $9

6 alternative options

Caltrain, BART  •  2 h 25 min

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

$16 - $22

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.

More details

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

More details

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 56 min.

More details

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

Get driving directions

The best way to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Civic Center without a car is to train which takes 56 min and costs $23 - $45.

More details

The train from Santa Clara Amtrak to Oakland Jack London Square Station takes 56 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

More details

San Jose Airport (SJC) to Civic Center train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Santa Clara Amtrak station.

More details

San Jose Airport (SJC) to Civic Center train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Oakland Jack London Square Station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between San Jose Airport (SJC) to Civic Center is 40 miles. It takes approximately 44 min to drive from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Civic Center.

Get driving directions

Book your San Jose Airport (SJC) to Civic Center train tickets online with Rome2rio.

Search and book

Map of how to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Civic Center.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 35.4 miles
  • Duration: 56 min

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 56 min.

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.

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
56 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 BART Station to 12th St. Oakland City Center BART Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
bart.gov
Subway from Millbrae BART Station to 12th St. Oakland City Center BART Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
bart.gov
Caltrain
Phone
+1 650-508-6200
Website
caltrain.com
Train from Santa Clara Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Bus operators
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
Assist
$60 - $80
UberX
$60 - $80
WAV
$60 - $80
UberXL
$95 - $120
Select
$130 - $170
Black
$180 - $230
Black 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

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

There are 620+ hotels available in Civic Center. Prices start at $110 USD per night.

More details