There are 10 ways to get from Santa Clarita to San Jose by train, plane, subway, bus, tram or car

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Recommended option

Train to Burbank, fly to San Jose  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Newhall station to Downtown Burbank station
  2. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to San Jose (SJC) BUR - SJC

$66 - $314

Cheapest option

Amtrak Thruway, bus  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Newhall / Santa Clarita, CA to Fresno, CA 5885
  2. Take the bus from Fresno, Ca to San Jose, Ca 6774

$20 - $50

8 alternative options

Train to Los Angeles, fly to San Jose  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Newhall station to L. A. Union Station station
  2. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to San Jose (SJC) LAX - SJC

$83 - $264

Train to Burbank, fly to Oakland, BART, line 181 bus  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Newhall station to Downtown Burbank station
  2. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Oakland (OAK) BUR - OAK
  3. Take the BART from Coliseum to Fremont
  4. Take the line 181 bus from Fremont Bart Station to 1St & Mission

$116 - $446

Train, tram, line 191 bus to Long Beach, fly to San Jose  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Newhall station to L. A. Union Station station
  2. Take the tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Del Amo Station
  3. Take the line 191 bus from Del Amo Station Bay 1 to Del Amo & Lakewood Se
  4. Fly from Long Beach (LGB) to San Jose (SJC) LGB - SJC

$63 - $271

Train, train to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly to San Jose  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Newhall station to L. A. Union Station station
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Ontario Amtrak
  3. Fly from Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) to San Jose (SJC) ONT - SJC

$124 - $430

Amtrak Thruway, train, bus  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Santa Clarita-Newhall, CA to Bakersfield, CA – Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Bakersfield Amtrak to Fresno Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Fresno, Ca to San Jose, Ca

$51 - $118

Train, bus  •  9 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Newhall station to L. A. Union Station station Antelope Valley Line
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles to San Jose, CA LA-Oakland

$35 - $51

Train  •  11 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Burbank Bob Hope Airport Amtrak to San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak Coast Starlight

$74 - $192

Drive  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Santa Clarita to San Jose 312.3 miles

$30 - $45

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

You can take a bus from Santa Clarita to San Jose via Fresno, CA and Fresno, Ca in around 7 h 55 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Santa Clarita to San Jose once daily. Tickets cost $65 - $180 and the journey takes 9 h 42 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Burbank to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Burbank to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Burbank to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $850
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Long Beach to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $290
JetSuiteX
Website
x.jetsuite.com
Flights from Burbank to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Flights from Burbank to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Newhall station to Downtown Burbank station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Newhall station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Coliseum to Fremont
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
bart.gov
Metro Los Angeles
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Ontario Amtrak
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Bakersfield Amtrak to Fresno Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Train from Burbank Bob Hope Airport Amtrak to San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$280 - $400
Bus operators
Santa Clara VTA
Website
vta.org
Bus from Fremont Bart Station to 1St & Mission
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
vta.org
Long Beach Transit
Website
lbtransit.com
Bus from Del Amo Station Bay 1 to Del Amo & Lakewood Se
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lbtransit.com
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Newhall / Santa Clarita, CA to Fresno, CA
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Santa Clarita-Newhall, CA to Bakersfield, CA – Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
amtrak.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Fresno, Ca to San Jose, Ca
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Boltbus

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Santa Clarita and San Jose is 446 km. The road distance is 500 km.

The cheapest way to get from Santa Clarita to San Jose is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 5 h 11 min.

The quickest way to get from Santa Clarita to San Jose is to train and fly which takes 3 h 33 min and costs $65 - $320.

No, there is no direct bus from Santa Clarita to San Jose. However, there are services departing from Newhall / Santa Clarita, CA and arriving at San Jose, Ca via Fresno, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 33 min to get from Santa Clarita to San Jose, including transfers.