There are 6 ways to get from San Jose to Ashland by bus, subway, train, taxi, car or towncar

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 181 bus, BART  •  56 min

  1. Take the line 181 bus from 1St & St James to Fremont Bart Station 181
  2. Take the BART from Fremont BART Station to Bay Fair BART Station Warm Springs/South Fremont - Richmond / ...

$5 - $6

5 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from San Jose, Ca to Hayward, Ca 6774 / ...

$13 - $23

Train  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from San Jose Diridon Station to Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak Capitol Corridor

$25 - $46

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from San Jose to Ashland 30.1 miles

$170 - $200

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from San Jose to Ashland 30.1 miles

$2 - $5

Uber  •  33 min

  1. Take an Uber from San Jose to Ashland 30.1 miles

$45 - $65

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Jose to Ashland is to drive which costs $2 - $5 and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Jose to Ashland is to taxi which costs $170 - $200 and takes 33 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Jose to Ashland. However, there are services departing from San Jose, Ca and arriving at E 14th St:164th Av via Hayward BART Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

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The distance between San Jose and Ashland is 27 miles. The road distance is 30.1 miles.

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The best way to get from San Jose to Ashland without a car is to line 181 bus and BART which takes 56 min and costs $5 - $6.

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It takes approximately 56 min to get from San Jose to Ashland, including transfers.

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San Jose to Ashland bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from San Jose, Ca station.

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The best way to get from San Jose to Ashland is to bus which takes 1 h 5 min and costs $12 - $24. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $25 - $50 and takes 1 h 6 min.

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San Jose to Ashland bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Hayward, Ca station.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Jose to Ashland is 30 miles. It takes approximately 33 min to drive from San Jose to Ashland.

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  • Distance: 27.5 miles
  • Duration: 56 min

What companies run services between San Jose, CA, USA and Ashland, CA, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from San Jose to Ashland hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $21 and the journey takes 45 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from San Jose to Ashland every 4 hours. Tickets cost $23 - $45 and the journey takes 54 min.

Train operators
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Fremont BART Station to Bay Fair BART Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
bart.gov
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from San Jose Diridon Station to Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Bus operators
Santa Clara VTA
Website
vta.org
Bus from 1St & St James to Fremont Bart Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
vta.org
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 Hayward, Ca
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from San Jose to Ashland
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$45 - $65
UberX
$45 - $65
WAV
$45 - $65
UberXL
$70 - $90
Select
$100 - $130
Black
$130 - $170
Black SUV
$150 - $190
Taxi from San Jose to Ashland
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$170 - $200
Lucky 7 Cab
Phone
+1 408-347-0777
Website
lucky7cab.com

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