There are 4 ways to get from San Jose to Watsonville by bus, taxi 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

Bus  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from San Jose, Ca to Watsonville, Ca 6725 / ...

$11 - $25

Cheapest option

Bus, line 6725 bus  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Diridon Station to Santa Cruz Metro Center - Lane 2 17 / ...
  2. Take the line 6725 bus from Santa Cruz, Ca to Watsonville, Ca 6725 / ...

$11 - $39

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take a taxi from San Jose to Watsonville 47.7 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from San Jose to Watsonville 47.7 miles

$4 - $7

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

Greyhound USA operates a bus from San Jose to Watsonville hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $25 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min.

Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Jose, Ca to Watsonville, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $25
Bus from San Jose, Ca to Santa Cruz, Ca
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $22
Bus from Santa Cruz, Ca to Watsonville, Ca
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$8 - $12
Flexible
$14 - $18
Santa Cruz Metro
Website
scmtd.com
Bus from Diridon Station to Santa Cruz Metro Center - Lane 2
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
scmtd.com
Other operators
Taxi from San Jose to Watsonville
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Lucky 7 Cab
Phone
+1 408-347-0777
Website
lucky7cab.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from San Jose to Watsonville?

The distance between San Jose and Watsonville is 49 km. The road distance is 76 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from San Jose to Watsonville?

The cheapest way to get from San Jose to Watsonville is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 54 min.

What is the fastest way to get from San Jose to Watsonville?

The quickest way to get from San Jose to Watsonville is to taxi which takes 54 min and costs $160 - $200.

Is there a direct bus between San Jose and Watsonville?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from San Jose, Ca and arriving at Watsonville, Ca. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

How long does it take to get from San Jose to Watsonville?

The bus from San Jose, Ca to Watsonville, Ca takes 1 h 25 min including transfers and departs hourly.