There are 10 ways to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Long Beach by plane, bus, tram, train or car

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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Fly San Jose to Los Angeles  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Los Angeles (LAX) SJC - LAX

$76 - $248

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Bus Megabus  •  9 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from San Jose, CA to Los Angeles, CA

$37 - $78

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Fly San Jose to Long Beach  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Long Beach (LGB) SJC - LGB

$50 - $243

Fly San Jose to Santa Ana, line 9474 bus  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Santa Ana (SNA) SJC - SNA
  2. Take the line 9474 bus from Anaheim, Ca to Long Beach, Ca

$74 - $255

Fly San Jose to Burbank, tram  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Burbank (BUR) SJC - BUR
  2. Take the tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to 1st Street Station

$65 - $304

Train to Oakland, fly to Long Beach  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Santa Clara Amtrak to Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Long Beach (LGB) OAK - LGB

$77 - $321

Bus Greyhound USA  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from San Jose Airport - USO Club to Monterey / Gilroy Train Station 86
  2. Take the bus from Gilroy, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca 6853 / ...

$51 - $116

Bus Tufesa  •  13 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from San Jose, CA to Huntington Park

$57 - $84

Train  •  14 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from San Jose Diridon Station to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Coast Starlight

$72 - $213

Drive  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Drive from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Long Beach 369.7 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Long Beach. However, there are services departing from San Jose Airport - USO Club and arriving at Long Beach, Ca via Gilroy, Ca and Los Angeles, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 24 min.

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The distance between San Jose Airport (SJC) and Long Beach is 328 miles. The road distance is 369.7 miles.

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The best way to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Long Beach without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 24 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 44 min to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Long Beach, including transfers.

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San Jose Airport (SJC) to Long Beach bus services, operated by Monterey-Salinas Transit, depart from San Jose Airport - USO Club station.

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The best way to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Long Beach is to fly which takes 2 h 44 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 24 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 14 h 1 min.

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The quickest flight from San Jose Airport to Los Angeles Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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San Jose Airport (SJC) to Long Beach bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Los Angeles, Ca station.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Jose Airport (SJC) to Long Beach is 370 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 11 min to drive from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Long Beach.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc., American Airlines, Delta and Southwest Airlines offer flights from San Jose Airport to Los Angeles Airport.

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Map of how to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Long Beach.
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  • Distance: 327.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 44 min

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

Southwest Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Long Beach hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Long Beach via Monterey / Gilroy Train Station, Gilroy, Ca, and Los Angeles, Ca in around 8 h 24 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Jose to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from San Jose to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from San Jose to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Oakland to Long Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Jose to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Flights from San Jose to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from San Jose to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Jose to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Jose to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from San Jose to Long Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $290
Flights from San Jose to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Flights from Oakland to Long Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
JetSuiteX
Website
x.jetsuite.com
Flights from San Jose to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
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 Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from San Jose Diridon Station to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$290 - $400
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 Anaheim, Ca to Long Beach, Ca
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$15 - $19
Bus from Gilroy, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $85
Monterey-Salinas Transit
Phone
1-888-678-2871
Email
customerservice@mst.org
Website
mst.org
Bus from San Jose Airport - USO Club to Monterey / Gilroy Train Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
mst.org
Tufesa
Phone
7022546899
Email
serviciosvegas@hotmail.com
Website
tufesabus.com
Bus from San Jose, CA to Huntington Park
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Book at
GotoBus

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