There are 6 ways to get from San Jose to Death Valley National Park by bus, train or plane

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Recommended option

Bus, travel  •  13 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from San Jose, Ca to Fresno, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Fresno, Ca to Bakersfield, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Greyhound/18th St. to Carl's Jr. - Inyo St. 100
  4. Take the bus from Mojave - Carl's Jr 44812 Sierra Hwy to Olancha - Mobile 105 Hwy 395
  5. Travel from Olancha - Mobile 105 Hwy 395 to Death Valley National Park

Cheapest option

Caltrain to San Francisco, fly, bus  •  10 h 48 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from San Jose Diridon Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain
  2. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Las Vegas (LAS) SFO - LAS
  3. Take the bus from Las Vegas, NV to Death Valley, CA

$108 - $352

4 alternative options

Train, bus, travel  •  14 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Sjd San Jose 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 Carl's Jr. - Inyo St. 100
  4. Take the bus from Mojave - Carl's Jr 44812 Sierra Hwy to Coso Junction
  5. Travel from Coso Junction to Death Valley National Park

Fly from San Jose, bus  •  9 h 32 min

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Las Vegas (LAS) SJC - LAS
  2. Take the bus from Las Vegas, NV to Death Valley, CA

$119 - $418

Train to Oakland, fly, bus  •  10 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak to Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Las Vegas (LAS) OAK - LAS
  3. Take the bus from Las Vegas, NV to Death Valley, CA

$127 - $455

Train to Stockton, fly, bus  •  11 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Sjd San Jose Station to Lat Lathrop/Manteca Station
  2. Fly from Stockton (SCK) to Las Vegas (LAS) SCK - LAS
  3. Take the bus from Las Vegas, NV to Death Valley, CA

$143 - $390

What companies run services between San Jose, CA, USA and Death Valley National Park, CA, USA?

There is no direct connection from San Jose to Death Valley National Park. However, you can take the bus to Fresno, Ca, take the bus to Bakersfield, Ca, take the walk to Greyhound/18th St., take the bus to Carl's Jr. - Inyo St., take the walk to Mojave - Carl's Jr 44812 Sierra Hwy, take the bus to Olancha - Mobile 105 Hwy 395, then take the travel to Death Valley National Park. Alternatively, you can take the train to Skt Stockton Station, take the walk to Stockton Robert Cabral Station Amtrak, take the train to Bakersfield Amtrak, take the bus to Carl's Jr. - Inyo St., take the walk to Mojave - Carl's Jr 44812 Sierra Hwy, take the bus to Coso Junction, then take the travel to Death Valley National Park.

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 San Francisco to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Flights from Oakland to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Francisco to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $480
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
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Oakland to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday 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
Virgin America
Website
virginamerica.com
Flights from San Francisco to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Jose to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Oakland to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from San Jose to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Train operators
Altamont Corridor Express
Phone
1800-411-7245
Website
acerail.com
Train from Sjd San Jose Station to Skt Stockton Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
acerail.com
Train from Sjd San Jose Station to Lat Lathrop/Manteca Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
acerail.com
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Stockton Robert Cabral Station Amtrak to Bakersfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 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
Train from San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak 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
Caltrain
Website
caltrain.com
Train from San Jose Diridon Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Jose, Ca to Fresno, Ca
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Fresno, Ca to Bakersfield, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40
Kern Transit
Website
kerntransit.org
Bus from Greyhound/18th St. to Carl's Jr. - Inyo St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
kerntransit.org
Bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Carl's Jr. - Inyo St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
kerntransit.org
ESTA
Website
estransit.com
Bus from Mojave - Carl's Jr 44812 Sierra Hwy to Olancha - Mobile 105 Hwy 395
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Schedules at
estransit.com
Bus from Mojave - Carl's Jr 44812 Sierra Hwy to Coso Junction
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
estransit.com
Bundu Bus
Website
bundubus.com
Bus from Las Vegas, NV to Death Valley, CA
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Schedules at
bundubus.com
Book at
bundubus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from San Jose to Death Valley National Park?

The distance between San Jose and Death Valley National Park is 437 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from San Jose to Death Valley National Park?

The cheapest way to get from San Jose to Death Valley National Park is to Caltrain and fly and bus which costs $100 - $360 and takes 10 h 48 min.

What is the fastest way to get from San Jose to Death Valley National Park?

The quickest way to get from San Jose to Death Valley National Park is to fly and bus which takes 9 h 32 min and costs $110 - $420.

How long does it take to get from San Jose to Death Valley National Park?

It takes approximately 13 h 1 min to get from San Jose to Death Valley National Park, including transfers.