There are 7 ways to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Mojave Desert by plane, car, train or bus

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Fly from San Jose, drive  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Las Vegas (LAS) SJC - LAS
  2. Drive from Las Vegas to Mojave Desert

$77 - $328

Cheapest option

Bus, drive  •  14 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from San Jose, Ca to Las Vegas, Nv 6781
  2. Drive from Las Vegas, Nv to Mojave Desert

$71 - $169

5 alternative options

Train to Oakland, fly, drive  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Santa Clara Amtrak to Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Las Vegas (LAS) OAK - LAS
  3. Drive from Las Vegas to Mojave Desert

$87 - $370

Fly from San Francisco, drive  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Las Vegas (LAS) SFO - LAS
  2. Drive from Las Vegas to Mojave Desert

$102 - $296

Train to Stockton, fly, drive  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Scc Santa Clara Station to Lat Lathrop/Manteca Station
  2. Fly from Stockton (SCK) to Las Vegas (LAS) SCK - LAS
  3. Drive from Las Vegas to Mojave Desert

$103 - $305

Train, bus, drive  •  14 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Scc Santa Clara Station to Skt Stockton Station Ace
  2. Take the train from Stockton Robert Cabral Station Amtrak to Bakersfield Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Las Vegas Amtrak
  4. Drive from Las Vegas Amtrak to Mojave Desert

Drive  •  8 h 19 min

  1. Drive from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Mojave Desert 475.7 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Mojave Desert is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 8 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Mojave Desert is to fly and drive which costs $75 - $330 and takes 2 h 46 min.

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The distance between San Jose Airport (SJC) and Mojave Desert is 380 miles. The road distance is 475.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 46 min to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Mojave Desert, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Mojave Desert. However, you can fly to Las Vegas then take the drive to Mojave Desert. Alternatively, you can take the train to Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak, take the walk to Coliseum, take the BART to Oakland International Airport, take the walk to Oakland airport, fly to Las Vegas, then take the drive to Mojave Desert.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Jose to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Oakland to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from San Francisco to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $490
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Jose to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Oakland to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $400
Flights from Stockton to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Francisco to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $470
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Oakland to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from San Jose to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from San Francisco to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
JetSuiteX
Website
x.jetsuite.com
Flights from Oakland to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Train operators
Amtrak
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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
49 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 Stockton Robert Cabral Station Amtrak to Bakersfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
Altamont Corridor Express
Phone
1800-411-7245
Website
acerail.com
Train from Scc Santa Clara Station to Lat Lathrop/Manteca Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
acerail.com
Train from Scc Santa Clara Station to Skt Stockton Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
acerail.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Jose, Ca to Las Vegas, Nv
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$110 - $150

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