There are 6 ways to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley by bus, 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.

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Line 60 bus, Caltrain, bus  •  2h 45m

  1. Take the line 60 bus from San Jose Airport Terminal A to Santa Clara Transit Center 60
  2. Take the Caltrain from Santa Clara Caltrain to San Jose Diridon Caltrain Ace
  3. Take the bus from Diridon Station to Mt Hermon Rd 17

$7 - $40

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley 28.4 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley 28.4 miles

$2 - $4

Towncar  •  35 min

  1. Take a town car from San Jose Airport to Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley 28.4 miles

$120 - $170

Shuttle  •  1h 35m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from SJC Airport to Hilton Scotts Valley

$37 - $40

Uber  •  35 min

  1. Take an Uber from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley 28.4 miles

$48 - $54

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley is to taxi which costs $100 - $120 and takes 35 min.

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The distance between San Jose Airport (SJC) and Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley is 24 miles. The road distance is 28.4 miles.

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The best way to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley without a car is to line 60 bus and Caltrain and bus which takes 2h 45m and costs $7 - $45.

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It takes approximately 2h 45m to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Jose Airport (SJC) to Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley is 28 miles. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley.

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There are 164+ hotels available in Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley.
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  • Distance: 23.8 miles
  • Duration: 2h 45m

What companies run services between San Jose Airport (SJC), USA and Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley, CA, USA?

There is no direct connection from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley. However, you can take the line 60 bus to Santa Clara Transit Center, take the walk to Santa Clara Caltrain, take the Caltrain to San Jose Diridon Caltrain, take the walk to Diridon Station, take the bus to Mt Hermon Rd, then take the walk to Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley.

Train operators
Caltrain
Phone
+1 650-508-6200
Website
caltrain.com
Train from Santa Clara Caltrain to San Jose Diridon Caltrain
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
caltrain.com
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Santa Clara Amtrak to San Jose Diridon Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$20 - $29
Premium
$170 - $240
Flexi Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Business Seat
$22 - $35
Altamont Corridor Express
Phone
1800-411-7245
Website
acerail.com
Train from Scc Santa Clara Station to Sjd San Jose Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
ACE
Bus operators
Santa Clara VTA
Phone
+1 408-321-2300
Website
vta.org
Bus from San Jose Airport Terminal A to Santa Clara Transit Center
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
vta.org
Santa Cruz Metro
Website
scmtd.com
Bus from Diridon Station to Mt Hermon Rd
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
scmtd.com
Santa Cruz Flyer
Phone
+1 831 423-5937
Website
santacruzflyer.com
Shuttle from SJC Airport to Hilton Scotts Valley
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
santacruzflyer.com
Other operators
Jayride Private Transfers

Jayride is an online booking service for pick up or drop off at airports, using a pre-pay, fixed-price model. You’ll be provided with a choice of transfer companies, from luxury limos to maxi taxis, private cars to shuttle buses, depending on your journey, along with passenger reviews and star ratings. On booking, you’ll receive a confirmation email with the contact details of your transfer company and meeting instructions for your trip.

Contact Details
Towncar from San Jose Airport to Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Private
$120 - $170
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$48 - $54
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$45 - $55
Assist
$48 - $54
UberX
$48 - $54
WAV
$48 - $54
Comfort
$65 - $75
UberXL
$70 - $85
Select
$100 - $120
Black
$140 - $160
Black SUV
$160 - $190
Taxi from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Taxi San Jose
Phone
+1 408-459-8010
Website
taxisanjose.com

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