There are 8 ways to get from Santa Clara to Danville by train, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Scc Santa Clara Station to Pld Pleasanton Station Ace
  2. Take the bus from Ace Train Station to Danville Park & Ride 92X

$9 - $12

7 alternative options

Train, line 21 bus  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Santa Clara Amtrak to Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak Capitol Corridor
  2. Take the line 21 bus from BART Walnut Creek to Railroad Ave/Prospect Ave 321 / ...

$28 - $51

Line 22 bus, bus, BART, line 21 bus  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the line 22 bus from El Camino & Jefferson to Santa Clara & Montgomery 22
  2. Take the bus from San Jose, Ca to Oakland, Ca
  3. Take the BART from 19th St. Oakland BART Station to Walnut Creek BART Station
  4. Take the line 21 bus from BART Walnut Creek to Railroad Ave/Prospect Ave 321 / ...

$18 - $34

Train, bus, line 35 bus  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Scc Santa Clara Station to Lva Livermore Station Ace
  2. Take the bus from Livermore Transit Center to East Dublin Pleasanton Bart 10R / ...
  3. Take the line 35 bus from BART Dublin/Pleasanton to San Ramon Transit Center 35 / ...

$14 - $18

Bus, line 35 bus  •  3 h 50 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 San Ramon Transit Center 35 / ...

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Santa Clara to Danville 39.5 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Santa Clara to Danville 39.5 miles

$3 - $6

Uber  •  44 min

  1. Take an Uber from Santa Clara to Danville 39.5 miles

$60 - $80

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Santa Clara to Danville. However, there are services departing from El Camino & Jefferson and arriving at Railroad Ave/Church St via San Jose Diridon Station, BART Dublin/Pleasanton and San Ramon Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 50 min.

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The distance between Santa Clara and Danville is 33 miles. The road distance is 39.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Santa Clara to Danville without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 h 23 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 23 min to get from Santa Clara to Danville, including transfers.

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Santa Clara to Danville bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at San Jose Diridon Station.

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Santa Clara to Danville bus services, operated by County Connection, arrive at San Ramon Transit Center station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Santa Clara to Danville is 40 miles. It takes approximately 44 min to drive from Santa Clara to Danville.

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There are 159+ hotels available in Danville. Prices start at $95 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Santa Clara to Danville.
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  • Distance: 32.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 23 min

What companies run services between Santa Clara, CA, USA and Danville, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Santa Clara to Danville via Santa Clara & Montgomery, San Jose Diridon Station, Dublin-Pleasanton Amtrak, BART Dublin/Pleasanton, and San Ramon Transit Center in around 3 h 50 min.

Train operators
Altamont Corridor Express
Phone
1800-411-7245
Website
acerail.com
Train from Scc Santa Clara Station to Pld Pleasanton Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
acerail.com
Train from Scc Santa Clara Station to Lva Livermore Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
acerail.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Santa Clara Amtrak to Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from 19th St. Oakland BART Station to Walnut Creek BART Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
bart.gov
Bus operators
County Connection
Website
cccta.org
Bus from Ace Train Station to Danville Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
cccta.org
Bus from BART Walnut Creek to Railroad Ave/Prospect Ave
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
cccta.org
Bus from BART Dublin/Pleasanton to San Ramon Transit Center
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
cccta.org
Santa Clara VTA
Phone
+1 408-321-2300
Website
vta.org
Bus from El Camino & Jefferson to Santa Clara & Montgomery
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Website
vta.org
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Jose, Ca to Oakland, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24
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
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
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
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Santa Clara to Danville
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$60 - $80
UberX
$60 - $80
WAV
$60 - $80
UberXL
$90 - $120
Select
$130 - $170
Black
$170 - $220
Black SUV
$190 - $250
Taxi from Santa Clara to Danville
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$220 - $270
Lucky 7 Cab
Phone
+1 408-347-0777
Website
lucky7cab.com

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