There are 7 ways to get from Santa Clara to Oakland by train, bus, subway, taxi, car, towncar or bike
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Questions & Answers
No, there is no direct bus from Santa Clara to Oakland. However, there are services departing from El Camino & Jefferson and arriving at Oakland, Ca via San Jose, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 49 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Santa Clara Amtrak and arriving at Oakland Jack London Square Station station. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 56 min.
The distance between Santa Clara and Oakland is 36 miles. The road distance is 41.1 miles.
The best way to get from Santa Clara to Oakland without a car is to train which takes 56 min and costs .
The train from Santa Clara Amtrak to Oakland Jack London Square Station takes 56 min including transfers and departs every four hours.
Santa Clara to Oakland bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from San Jose, Ca station.
Santa Clara to Oakland train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Santa Clara Amtrak station.
The best way to get from Santa Clara to Oakland is to train which takes 56 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 49 min.
Santa Clara to Oakland bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Oakland, Ca station.
Santa Clara to Oakland train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Oakland Jack London Square Station.
What companies run services between Santa Clara, CA, USA and Oakland, CA, USA?
Amtrak operates a train from Santa Clara to Oakland every 4 hours. Tickets cost $23 - $45 and the journey takes 56 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Santa Clara to Oakland every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $11 - $24 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min.
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.
Train from Santa Clara Amtrak to Oakland Jack London Square Station
- Ave. Duration
- 56 min
- Every 4 hours
- Estimated price
- $23 - $45
- Coach Seat
- $23 - $35
- Flexi Coach Seat
- $40 - $60
- Business Coach Seat
- $30 - $45
- $130 - $190
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.
Bus from San Jose, Ca to Oakland, Ca
- Ave. Duration
- 1 h 15 min
- Every 20 minutes
- Estimated price
- $11 - $24
- $11 - $16
- $19 - $24
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More Questions & Answers
Yes, the driving distance between Santa Clara to Oakland is 41 miles. It takes approximately 44 min to drive from Santa Clara to Oakland.
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