There are 5 ways to get from Santa Cruz to Mountain View by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar
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Bus, Caltrain • 1h 41m
$7 - $11
Bus, line 522 bus • 2h
$5 - $10
3 alternative options
Taxi • 43m
$120 - $160
Drive • 43m
$3 - $6
Uber • 43m
$45 - $60
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Santa Cruz to Mountain View is to drive which costs $3 - $6 and takes 43m.
The quickest way to get from Santa Cruz to Mountain View is to taxi which costs $120 - $160 and takes 43m.
No, there is no direct bus from Santa Cruz to Mountain View. However, there are services departing from Santa Cruz Metro Center - Lane 2 and arriving at El Camino & Castro via Santa Clara & 1st. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h.
The distance between Santa Cruz and Mountain View is 29 miles. The road distance is 36.6 miles.
The best way to get from Santa Cruz to Mountain View without a car is to bus and Caltrain which takes 1h 41m and costs $7 - $11.
It takes approximately 1h 41m to get from Santa Cruz to Mountain View, including transfers.
Santa Cruz to Mountain View bus services, operated by Santa Cruz Metro, depart from Santa Cruz Metro Center - Lane 2 station.
Santa Cruz to Mountain View bus services, operated by Santa Clara VTA, arrive at El Camino & Castro station.
Yes, the driving distance between Santa Cruz to Mountain View is 37 miles. It takes approximately 43m to drive from Santa Cruz to Mountain View.
There are 490+ hotels available in Mountain View. Prices start at $100 USD per night.
What companies run services between Santa Cruz, CA, USA and Mountain View, CA, USA?
You can take a bus from Santa Cruz to Mountain View via S 2nd & E Santa Clara and Santa Clara & 1st in around 2h.
Train from San Jose Diridon Caltrain to Mountain View Caltrain
- Ave. Duration
- Estimated price
- $4 - $6
- Schedules at
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