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There are 11 ways to get from Studio City to San Jose by bus, plane, subway, train, tram 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.

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Bus to Burbank, fly to San Jose  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Ventura / Laurel Canyon to Universal / Studio City Station
  2. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to San Jose (SJC) BUR - SJC

$63 - $312

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Bus Boltbus  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Hollywood Blvd to San Jose, CA LA-Oakland

$31 - $44

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Bus, subway to Los Angeles, fly to San Jose  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Ventura / Laurel Canyon to Universal / Studio City Station
  2. Take the subway from Universal / Studio City Station to Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines
  3. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to San Jose (SJC) LAX - SJC

$71 - $250

Bus to Burbank, fly to Oakland, BART, line 181 bus  •  5 h

  1. Take the bus from Ventura / Laurel Canyon to Universal / Studio City Station
  2. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Oakland (OAK) BUR - OAK
  3. Take the BART from Coliseum BART Station to Warm Springs/South Fremont BART Station
  4. Take the line 181 bus from Warm Springs Bart to 2Nd & St John

$114 - $444

Fly Burbank to San Francisco, Caltrain  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to San Francisco (SFO) BUR - SFO
  2. Take the Caltrain from Millbrae Caltrain to San Jose Diridon Caltrain

$80 - $470

Subway, tram to Long Beach, fly to San Jose  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the subway from Universal / Studio City Station to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines
  2. Take the tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Pacific Coast Hwy Station
  3. Fly from Long Beach (LGB) to San Jose (SJC) LGB - SJC

$55 - $264

Train to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly to San Jose  •  5 h 19 min

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

$120 - $426

Subway, train to Santa Ana, fly to San Jose  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the subway from Universal / Studio City Station to Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station to Santa Ana Amtrak Station
  3. Fly from Santa Ana (SNA) to San Jose (SJC) SNA - SJC

$90 - $298

Bus Megabus  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Burbank Station to San Jose, CA

$32 - $48

Train  •  11 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Van Nuys Amtrak Station to San Jose Diridon Station Coast Starlight

$68 - $186

Drive  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Studio City to San Jose 331.7 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Studio City to San Jose is to bus which costs $30 - $50 and takes 7 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Studio City to San Jose is to bus and fly which costs $60 - $320 and takes 3 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Studio City to San Jose. However, there are services departing from Riverside / Laurel Canyon and arriving at San Jose, CA via Burbank Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 51 min.

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The distance between Studio City and San Jose is 297 miles. The road distance is 331.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Studio City to San Jose without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 51 min and costs $30 - $50.

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It takes approximately 3 h 53 min to get from Studio City to San Jose, including transfers.

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Studio City to San Jose bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at Burbank Station.

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The best way to get from Studio City to San Jose is to bus which takes 7 h 51 min and costs $30 - $50. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $65 - $190 and takes 11 h 11 min.

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The quickest flight from Burbank Airport to San Jose Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Studio City to San Jose bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at San Jose, CA station.

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Map of how to get from Studio City to San Jose.
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  • Distance: 296.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 53 min

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

Megabus operates a bus from Studio City to San Jose every 4 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 6 h 5 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Studio City to San Jose once daily. Tickets cost $65 - $180 and the journey takes 9 h 31 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Burbank to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 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 Burbank to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $800
Flights from Burbank to San Francisco via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $800
Flights from Long Beach to San Jose via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $330
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Santa Ana to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Burbank to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $850
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Flights from Santa Ana to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Burbank to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $700
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Long Beach to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $290
Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Subway from Universal / Studio City Station to Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Subway from Universal / Studio City Station to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Pacific Coast Hwy Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Coliseum BART Station to Warm Springs/South Fremont BART Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
bart.gov
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station to Ontario Amtrak
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
6 times a week
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 Los Angeles Union Station to Santa Ana Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Van Nuys Amtrak Station to San Jose Diridon Station
Ave. Duration
9 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$280 - $390
Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Ventura / Laurel Canyon to Universal / Studio City Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Santa Clara VTA
Phone
+1 408-321-2300
Website
vta.org
Bus from Warm Springs Bart to 2Nd & St John
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
vta.org
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Hollywood Blvd to San Jose, CA
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
boltbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Studio City to San Jose is 332 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 30 min to drive from Studio City to San Jose.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc. and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Burbank Airport to San Jose Airport.

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There are 341+ hotels available in San Jose. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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