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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  •  4h 1m

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

$67 - $118

3 alternative options

Bus  •  4h 42m

  1. Take the bus from San Jose to University/65th station FlixBus

$70 - $98

Drive  •  1h 57m

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

$10 - $16

Towncar  •  1h 57m

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

$320 - $450

Questions & Answers

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

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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 1h 57m.

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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 4h 1m and costs $65 - $120.

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It takes approximately 4h 1m 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 4h 1m and costs $65 - $120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $70 - $100 and takes 4h 42m.

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

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There are 98+ hotels available in Elk Grove. Prices start at $69 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: 4h 1m

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 3h 3m. Alternatively, Flixbus USA operates a bus from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Elk Grove once daily. Tickets cost $6 - $14 and the journey takes 2h 25m.

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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Santa Clara Amtrak to Sacramento Valley Station
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
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
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from San Jose to University/65th station
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Other operators
Private Transfers
Towncar from San Jose Airport to Elk Grove
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$320 - $450
Private
$320 - $450

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