There are 7 ways to get from San Jose to Death Valley National Park by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, Amtrak Thruway, bus, drive  •  17 h 5 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 Amtrak Thruway from Bakersfield, CA to Las Vegas, NV
  4. Take the bus from Las Vegas, NV to Pahrump
  5. Drive from Pahrump to Death Valley National Park

Cheapest option

Caltrain to San Francisco, fly, bus  •  10 h 11 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

$107 - $354

5 alternative options

Bus  •  18 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from San Jose, Ca to Las Vegas, Nv 6781
  2. Take the bus from Las Vegas, NV to Death Valley, CA

$110 - $252

Drive  •  8 h 48 min

  1. Drive from San Jose to Death Valley National Park 491.2 miles

$45 - $70

Fly from San Jose, bus  •  9 h 6 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

$121 - $424

Train to Oakland, fly, bus  •  10 h 11 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

$129 - $461

Train to Stockton, fly, bus  •  10 h 59 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

$145 - $396

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Jose to Death Valley National Park is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 8 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Jose to Death Valley National Park is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 8 h 48 min.

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The distance between San Jose and Death Valley National Park is 286 miles. The road distance is 491.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 17 h 5 min to get from San Jose to Death Valley National Park, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Jose to Death Valley National Park. However, there are services departing from San Jose, Ca and arriving at Death Valley, CA via Bonanza @ Bruce, Casino Center @ Garces and Las Vegas, NV. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 55 min.

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The best way to get from San Jose to San Jose Airport is to line 10 bus which takes 7 min and costs $2.

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Map of how to get from San Jose to Death Valley National Park.
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  • Distance: 286 miles
  • Duration: 17 h 5 min

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

You can take a bus from San Jose to Death Valley National Park via Las Vegas, Nv, Bonanza @ Bruce, BTC Bay #10, Casino Center @ Garces, Las Vegas @ Excalibur, Las Vegas, NV, and Death Valley, CA in around 18 h 55 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Jose to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Oakland to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from San Francisco to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $490
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Jose to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
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
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Oakland to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $400
Flights from Stockton to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Oakland to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 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 to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $390
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
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
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
Train from San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak to Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
55 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
Silverado Stages
Phone
(800) 892-7979
Website
silveradostages.com
Bus from Las Vegas, NV to Pahrump
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $20
Schedules at
silveradomainline.com
Greyhound USA
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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 Las Vegas, Nv
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$110 - $150
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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