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There are 10 ways to get from Studio City to Stanford University by plane, train, bus, subway, 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.

Recommended option

Fly Burbank to San Francisco, Caltrain  •  5 h 23 min

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

$78 - $466

Cheapest option

Bus Flixbus USA  •  10 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from LA Downtown to San Jose FlixBus

$18 - $32

8 alternative options

Bus to Burbank, fly to San Jose, Caltrain  •  5 h 28 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
  3. Take the Caltrain from Santa Clara Caltrain to Palo Alto Caltrain

$68 - $318

Fly Burbank to Oakland, BART, bus  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Oakland (OAK) BUR - OAK
  2. Take the BART from Coliseum BART Station to Union City BART Station
  3. Take the bus from Union City BART to Stanford Oval

$114 - $442

Subway to Los Angeles, fly to San Jose, Caltrain  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the subway from Universal / Studio City Station to Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines
  2. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to San Jose (SJC) LAX - SJC
  3. Take the Caltrain from Santa Clara Caltrain to Palo Alto Caltrain

$76 - $256

Subway, tram to Long Beach, fly to San Jose, Caltrain  •  6 h 48 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
  4. Take the Caltrain from Santa Clara Caltrain to Palo Alto Caltrain

$60 - $270

Subway, train to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly to San Jose, Caltrain  •  6 h 55 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 Ontario Amtrak
  3. Fly from Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) to San Jose (SJC) ONT - SJC
  4. Take the Caltrain from Santa Clara Caltrain to Palo Alto Caltrain

$125 - $434

Bus Megabus  •  9 h 11 min

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

$37 - $54

Train  •  12 h 35 min

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

$73 - $192

Drive  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Studio City to Stanford University 350.2 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Studio City to Stanford University is to bus which costs $17 - $35 and takes 10 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Studio City to Stanford University is to fly and Caltrain which costs $75 - $470 and takes 5 h 23 min.

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The distance between Studio City and Stanford University is 312 miles. The road distance is 350.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Studio City to Stanford University without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 11 min and costs $35 - $55.

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It takes approximately 5 h 23 min to get from Studio City to Stanford University, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Studio City to Stanford University is to bus which takes 9 h 11 min and costs $35 - $55. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $70 - $200 and takes 12 h 35 min.

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The quickest flight from Burbank Airport to San Francisco Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Studio City to Stanford University is 350 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 53 min to drive from Studio City to Stanford University.

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United Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Burbank Airport to San Francisco Airport.

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There are 366+ hotels available in Stanford University. Prices start at $102 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Studio City to Stanford University.
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  • Distance: 311.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 23 min

What companies run services between Studio City, CA, USA and Stanford University, CA, USA?

Megabus operates a bus from Studio City to Stanford University every 4 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 6 h 5 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Studio City to Stanford University 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 Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $800
Flights from Burbank to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Burbank to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Long Beach to San Jose via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $330
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
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
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 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 29 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
Caltrain
Phone
+1 650-508-6200
Website
caltrain.com
Train from Millbrae Caltrain to Palo Alto Caltrain
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Train from Santa Clara Caltrain to Palo Alto Caltrain
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
caltrain.com
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Coliseum BART Station to Union City BART Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
bart.gov
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
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 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
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from Union City BART to Stanford Oval
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from LA Downtown to San Jose
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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