There are 9 ways to get from San Jose to Van Nuys by plane, train, bus, subway or car

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

Fly San Jose to Burbank  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Burbank (BUR) SJC - BUR

$59 - $304

Cheapest option

Bus Boltbus  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from San Jose to Hollywood Blvd Oakland-LA

$30 - $44

7 alternative options

Fly San Jose to Los Angeles  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Los Angeles (LAX) SJC - LAX

$75 - $253

Caltrain to San Francisco, fly to Burbank  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from San Jose Diridon Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain
  2. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Burbank (BUR) SFO - BUR

$78 - $468

Train to Oakland, fly to Burbank  •  4 h

  1. Take the train from San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak to Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Burbank (BUR) OAK - BUR

$127 - $471

Fly San Jose to Ontario/San Bernardino, bus, subway, line 901 bus  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) SJC - ONT
  2. Take the bus from Pomona Transit Center to Grand and 5th St
  3. Take the subway from Pershing Square Station to North Hollywood Station
  4. Take the line 901 bus from North Hollywood Station to Van Nuys Station

$97 - $381

Bus Greyhound USA  •  9 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from San Jose, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca 6853 / ...

$40 - $99

Train  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak to Van Nuys Amtrak Coast Starlight

$65 - $180

Drive  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Drive from San Jose to Van Nuys 328.9 miles

$30 - $50

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

Southwest Airlines, JetSuiteX and Alaska Airlines, Inc. fly from San Jose to Van Nuys every 2 hours. Alternatively, Boltbus operates a bus from San Jose to Van Nuys 3 times a day. Tickets cost $27 - $40 and the journey takes 6 h 50 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Jose to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from San Jose to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from San Jose to Los Angeles via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from San Francisco to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $800
Flights from Oakland to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from San Jose to Ontario/San Bernardino
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from San Jose to Ontario/San Bernardino via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Jose to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Jose to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $850
Flights from San Jose to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Jose to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $700
JetSuiteX
Website
x.jetsuite.com
Flights from San Jose to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Flights from Oakland to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Train operators
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
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
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
Train from San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak to Van Nuys Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$280 - $390
Metro Los Angeles
Bus operators
Foothill Transit
Website
foothilltransit.org
Bus from Pomona Transit Center to Grand and 5th St
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
foothilltransit.org
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from North Hollywood Station to Van Nuys Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
metro.net
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from San Jose to Hollywood Blvd
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
boltbus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Jose, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$70 - $90

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from San Jose to Van Nuys?

The distance between San Jose and Van Nuys is 469 km. The road distance is 526 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from San Jose to Van Nuys?

The cheapest way to get from San Jose to Van Nuys is to bus which costs $30 - $45 and takes 7 h 58 min.

What is the fastest way to get from San Jose to Van Nuys?

The quickest way to get from San Jose to Van Nuys is to fly which takes 2 h 56 min and costs $55 - $310.

Is there a direct train between San Jose and Van Nuys?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak and arriving at Van Nuys Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 15 min.

Is there a direct bus between San Jose and Van Nuys?

No, there is no direct bus from San Jose to Van Nuys. However, there are services departing from San Jose, Ca and arriving at Victory / Van Nuys via 7th / Decatur, Hill / 5th and 1st / Olive. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 22 min.

How long does it take to get from San Jose to Van Nuys?

It takes approximately 2 h 56 min to get from San Jose to Van Nuys, including transfers.