There are 4 ways to get from San Jose to Mountain House by train, taxi, bus or car

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Train, taxi  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Sjd San Jose Station to Var Vasco Road Station Ace
  2. Take a taxi from Var Vasco Road Station to Mountain House

$48 - $60

Cheapest option

Amtrak Thruway  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from San Jose, CA to Tracy, CA 3910 / ...

$29 - $35

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  57 min

  1. Take a taxi from San Jose to Mountain House 48.4 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  57 min

  1. Drive from San Jose to Mountain House 48.4 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from San Jose to Mountain House is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Jose to Mountain House is to taxi which costs $160 - $200 and takes 57 min.

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The distance between San Jose and Mountain House is 36 miles. The road distance is 48.4 miles.

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The best way to get from San Jose to Mountain House without a car is to train and taxi which takes 1 h 25 min and costs $45 - $65.

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It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to get from San Jose to Mountain House, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Jose to Mountain House is 48 miles. It takes approximately 57 min to drive from San Jose to Mountain House.

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There are 28+ hotels available in Mountain House. Prices start at $89 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 36.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 25 min

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

Amtrak operates a bus from San Jose to Mountain House twice daily, and the journey takes 1 h 35 min.

Train operators
Altamont Corridor Express
Phone
1800-411-7245
Website
acerail.com
Train from Sjd San Jose Station to Var Vasco Road Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
acerail.com
Bus operators
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 Tracy, CA
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
Other operators
Taxi from Var Vasco Road Station to Mountain House
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50

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