There are 4 ways to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Elk Grove by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Santa Clara Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak Capitol Corridor

$67 - $118

3 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from San Jose, Ca to Oakland, Ca 6844 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Oakland, Ca to Sacramento, Ca 8320 / ...

$119 - $173

Drive  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Drive from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Elk Grove 108.6 miles

$10 - $16

Towncar  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take a town car from San Jose Airport to Elk Grove 108.6 miles

$320 - $450

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The cheapest way to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Elk Grove is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 1 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Elk Grove is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 1 h 57 min.

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The distance between San Jose Airport (SJC) and Elk Grove is 78 miles. The road distance is 108.6 miles.

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The best way to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Elk Grove without a car is to train which takes 4 h 1 min and costs $65 - $120.

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It takes approximately 4 h 1 min to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Elk Grove, including transfers.

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The best way to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Elk Grove is to train which takes 4 h 1 min and costs $65 - $120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $110 - $180 and takes 4 h 29 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Jose Airport (SJC) to Elk Grove is 109 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 57 min to drive from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Elk Grove.

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There are 92+ hotels available in Elk Grove. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Elk Grove.
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  • Distance: 78.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 1 min

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

Amtrak operates a train from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Elk Grove every 4 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $75 and the journey takes 3 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Elk Grove via Santa Clara Caltrain Station, Santa Clara & Montgomery, San Jose, Ca, Oakland, Ca, and Sacramento, Ca in around 4 h 29 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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Santa Clara Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Bus operators
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.

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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
Bus from Oakland, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from San Jose Airport to Elk Grove
Estimated price
$320 - $450

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