There are 7 ways to get from San Jose to San Ramon by bus, train, subway, taxi, car or towncar

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

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Bus, line 35 bus  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from San Jose Diridon Station to Dublin-Pleasanton Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service
  2. Take the line 35 bus from BART Dublin/Pleasanton to Bishop Dr/Executive Pkwy 35 / ...

$2 - $3

6 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Sjd San Jose Station to Pld Pleasanton Station Ace
  2. Take the bus from Ace Train Station to Chevron San Ramon 92X

$9 - $12

Line 181 bus, BART, line 35 bus  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take the line 181 bus from 1St & St James to Fremont Bart Station 181
  2. Take the BART from Fremont BART Station to Bay Fair BART Station
  3. Take the BART from Bay Fair BART Station to Dublin/Pleasanton BART Station
  4. Take the line 35 bus from BART Dublin/Pleasanton to Bishop Dr/Executive Pkwy 35 / ...

$8 - $11

Train, bus via Livermore Transit Center  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Sjd San Jose Station to Lva Livermore Station Ace
  2. Take the bus from Livermore Transit Center to East Dublin Pleasanton Bart 10R / ...

$12 - $15

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from San Jose to San Ramon 35.9 miles

$200 - $240

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from San Jose to San Ramon 35.9 miles

$3 - $6

Uber  •  38 min

  1. Take an Uber from San Jose to San Ramon 35.9 miles

$55 - $75

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Jose to San Ramon is to bus and line 35 bus which costs $2 - $3 and takes 1 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Jose to San Ramon is to taxi which costs $200 - $240 and takes 38 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Jose station to San Ramon. However, there are services departing from San Jose Diridon Station and arriving at Bishop Dr/Executive Pkwy via BART Dublin/Pleasanton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 40 min.

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The distance between San Jose and San Ramon is 31 miles. The road distance is 35.9 miles.

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The best way to get from San Jose to San Ramon without a car is to bus and line 35 bus which takes 1 h 40 min and costs $2 - $3.

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It takes approximately 1 h 40 min to get from San Jose to San Ramon, including transfers.

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San Jose to San Ramon bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at San Jose Diridon Station.

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San Jose to San Ramon bus services, operated by County Connection, arrive at Bishop Dr/Executive Pkwy station.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Jose to San Ramon is 36 miles. It takes approximately 38 min to drive from San Jose to San Ramon.

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There are 106+ hotels available in San Ramon. Prices start at $98 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 31 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 40 min

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

You can take a bus from San Jose to San Ramon via Dublin-Pleasanton Amtrak and BART Dublin/Pleasanton in around 1 h 40 min.

Train operators
Altamont Corridor Express
Phone
1800-411-7245
Website
acerail.com
Train from Sjd San Jose Station to Pld Pleasanton Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
acerail.com
Train from Sjd San Jose Station to Lva Livermore Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
acerail.com
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Fremont BART Station to Bay Fair BART Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
bart.gov
Subway from Bay Fair BART Station to Dublin/Pleasanton BART Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
bart.gov
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 Diridon Station to Dublin-Pleasanton Amtrak
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
amtrak.com
County Connection
Website
cccta.org
Bus from BART Dublin/Pleasanton to Bishop Dr/Executive Pkwy
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
cccta.org
Bus from Ace Train Station to Chevron San Ramon
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
cccta.org
Santa Clara VTA
Website
vta.org
Bus from 1St & St James to Fremont Bart Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
vta.org
Wheels Bus
Website
wheelsbus.com
Bus from Livermore Transit Center to East Dublin Pleasanton Bart
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
wheelsbus.com
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from San Jose to San Ramon
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$55 - $75
UberX
$55 - $75
WAV
$55 - $75
UberXL
$85 - $110
Select
$120 - $150
Black
$160 - $200
Black SUV
$170 - $220
Taxi from San Jose to San Ramon
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$200 - $240
Lucky 7 Cab
Phone
+1 408-347-0777
Website
lucky7cab.com

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