There are 6 ways to get from Sunnyvale to Berkeley by train, subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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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Caltrain, BART  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from Sunnyvale Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain Local / ...
  2. Take the BART from Millbrae BART Station to Downtown Berkeley BART Station Richmond - Daly City/Millbrae

$15 - $19

Cheapest option

Line 22 bus, bus, BART  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the line 22 bus from El Camino & Mathilda to Palo Alto Caltrain Station 22
  2. Take the bus from Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 9 to San Bruno BART-Bay 5 Ecr
  3. Take the BART from San Bruno BART Station to Downtown Berkeley BART Station

$8 - $12

4 alternative options

Line 522 bus, bus  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the line 522 bus from El Camino & Hollenbeck to Santa Clara & Montgomery 22 / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Jose, Ca to Oakland, Ca 6774 / ...

$16 - $29

Taxi  •  55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sunnyvale to Berkeley 48.3 miles

$260 - $320

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Sunnyvale to Berkeley 48.3 miles

$4 - $7

Uber  •  55 min

  1. Take an Uber from Sunnyvale to Berkeley 48.3 miles

$75 - $95

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Sunnyvale to Berkeley. However, there are services departing from El Camino & Hollenbeck and arriving at Oxford St:Addison St via San Jose, Ca and Thomas L Berkley Way. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 39 min.

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The distance between Sunnyvale and Berkeley is 37 miles. The road distance is 48.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Sunnyvale to Berkeley without a car is to Caltrain and BART which takes 2 h 3 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 3 min to get from Sunnyvale to Berkeley, including transfers.

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Sunnyvale to Berkeley bus services, operated by Santa Clara VTA, depart from El Camino & Hollenbeck station.

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Sunnyvale to Berkeley bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Oakland, Ca station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sunnyvale to Berkeley is 48 miles. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from Sunnyvale to Berkeley.

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There are 515+ hotels available in Berkeley. Prices start at $111 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sunnyvale to Berkeley.
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  • Distance: 37.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 3 min

What companies run services between Sunnyvale, CA, USA and Berkeley, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Sunnyvale to Berkeley via Santa Clara & Montgomery, San Jose, Ca, Oakland, Ca, and Thomas L Berkley Way in around 2 h 39 min.

Train operators
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Millbrae BART Station to Downtown Berkeley BART Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
bart.gov
Subway from San Bruno BART Station to Downtown Berkeley BART Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
bart.gov
Bus operators
Santa Clara VTA
Phone
+1 408-321-2300
Website
vta.org
Bus from El Camino & Hollenbeck to Santa Clara & Montgomery
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Website
vta.org
Bus from El Camino & Mathilda to Palo Alto Caltrain Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Website
vta.org
Greyhound USA

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Jose, Ca to Oakland, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 9 to San Bruno BART-Bay 5
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Sunnyvale to Berkeley
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$75 - $95
UberX
$75 - $95
WAV
$75 - $95
UberXL
$110 - $150
Select
$160 - $200
Black
$210 - $270
Black SUV
$240 - $300
Taxi from Sunnyvale to Berkeley
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$260 - $320
Lucky 7 Cab
Phone
+1 408-347-0777
Website
lucky7cab.com

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