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There are 5 ways to get from San Jose to Danville by subway, bus, train, taxi or car

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BART, line 21 bus  •  2h 26m

  1. Take the BART from Berryessa / North San Jose to 19th Street Oakland Orange-N
  2. Take the line 21 bus from Walnut Creek BART to Railroad Ave + Prospect Ave 21 / ...

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Train, bus  •  2h 28m

  1. Take the train from San Jose to Pleasanton Amtrak Station Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service / ...
  2. Take the bus from Pleasanton Ace Train Station to Danville Park And Ride 92X

3 alternative options

Bus, BART, line 21 bus  •  2h 56m

  1. Take the bus from San Jose Downtown to Oakland
  2. Take the BART from West Oakland to Walnut Creek
  3. Take the line 21 bus from Walnut Creek BART to Railroad Ave + Prospect Ave 21 / ...

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from San Jose to Danville 38.9 miles

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from San Jose to Danville 38.9 miles

San Jose to Danville by subway and bus

The journey time between San Jose and Danville is around 2h 37m and covers a distance of around 61 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 55 min. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 7m. Operated by BART and County Connection, the San Jose to Danville service departs from Berryessa / North San Jose and arrives in Railroad Ave + Prospect Ave. Typically 152 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 41m
Layover time:
55 min
Total time:
2h 37m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
2h 7m
Journey distance:
61 miles
Services per week:
152
Cheapest price:
$10
Carbon emissions:
5 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
04:59
Last service departs at:
23:51

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

San Jose to Danville subway and bus schedules

San Jose → Danville
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The cost-effective way to get from San Jose to Danville is to drive, which costs $3 - $6 and takes 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Jose to Danville is to taxi which costs $210 - $260 and takes 42 min.

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The distance between San Jose and Danville is 34 miles. The road distance is 38.9 miles.

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The best way to get from San Jose to Danville without a car is to BART and line 21 bus which takes 2h 26m and costs $9 - $15.

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It takes approximately 2h 26m to get from San Jose to Danville, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Jose to Danville is 39 miles. It takes approximately 42 min to drive from San Jose to Danville.

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  • Distance: 34 miles
  • Duration: 2h 26m

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

There is no direct connection from San Jose to Danville. However, you can take the BART to 19th Street Oakland, take the BART to Walnut Creek, take the walk to Walnut Creek BART, then take the line 21 bus to Railroad Ave + Prospect Ave. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from San Jose to Danville via Pleasanton Amtrak Station and Pleasanton Ace Train Station in around 2h 28m.

Train operators
BART
Phone
+1-510-464-6000
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Berryessa / North San Jose to 19th Street Oakland
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
bart.gov
Subway from West Oakland to Walnut Creek
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from San Jose to Pleasanton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
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amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$28 - $40
Altamont Corridor Express
Phone
1800-411-7245
Website
acerail.com
Train from San Jose Station to Pleasanton Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
ACE
Bus operators
County Connection
Phone
+1 925-676-7500
Email
help@countyconnection.com
Website
countyconnection.com
Bus from Walnut Creek BART to Railroad Ave + Prospect Ave
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
County Connection
Bus from Pleasanton Ace Train Station to Danville Park And Ride
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
County Connection
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from San Jose Downtown to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from San Jose to Danville
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$210 - $260
Taxi San Jose
Phone
+1 408-459-8010
Website
taxisanjose.com

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