There are 4 ways to get from San Jose to Boulder Creek by bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Diridon Station to Cavallaro Transit Center 17 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cavallaro Transit Center to Hwy 9 & Middleton Ave 35A

$4 - $5

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from San Jose to Boulder Creek 31.8 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from San Jose to Boulder Creek 31.8 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  44 min

  1. Take an Uber from San Jose to Boulder Creek 31.8 miles

$50 - $65

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from San Jose station to Boulder Creek. However, there are services departing from Diridon Station and arriving at Hwy 9 & Middleton Ave via Cavallaro Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 37 min.

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The distance between San Jose and Boulder Creek is 19 miles. The road distance is 31.8 miles.

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The best way to get from San Jose to Boulder Creek without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 37 min to get from San Jose to Boulder Creek, including transfers.

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San Jose to Boulder Creek bus services, operated by Santa Cruz Metro, arrive at Diridon Station.

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San Jose to Boulder Creek bus services, operated by Santa Cruz Metro, arrive at Hwy 9 & Middleton Ave station.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Jose to Boulder Creek is 32 miles. It takes approximately 44 min to drive from San Jose to Boulder Creek.

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There are 124+ hotels available in Boulder Creek. Prices start at $98 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from San Jose to Boulder Creek.
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  • Distance: 19.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 37 min

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

You can take a bus from San Jose to Boulder Creek via Cavallaro Transit Center in around 1 h 37 min.

Bus operators
Santa Cruz Metro
Website
scmtd.com
Bus from Diridon Station to Cavallaro Transit Center
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
scmtd.com
Bus from Cavallaro Transit Center to Hwy 9 & Middleton Ave
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
scmtd.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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from San Jose, CA to Scotts Valley, CA
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
amtrak.com
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from San Jose to Boulder Creek
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$50 - $65
UberX
$50 - $65
WAV
$50 - $65
UberXL
$75 - $95
Select
$100 - $140
Black
$140 - $180
Black SUV
$150 - $200
Taxi from San Jose to Boulder Creek
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Lucky 7 Cab
Phone
+1 408-347-0777
Website
lucky7cab.com

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