There are 8 ways to get from Toronto to San Jose by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Toronto to San Jose  •  10 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to San Jose (SJC) YYZ - SJC

$156 - $411

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Fly Toronto to San Francisco, Caltrain  •  9 h 56 min

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

$215 - $476

Fly Toronto to Oakland, bus  •  11 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Oakland (OAK) YYZ - OAK
  2. Take the bus from Hayward, Ca to San Jose, Ca

$212 - $641

Fly Billy Bishop Toronto City to San Jose  •  11 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to San Jose (SJC) YTZ - SJC

$234 - $704

Train via Detroit Amtrak  •  2 days 17 h

  1. Take the train from Toronto to Windsor
  2. Take the train from Detroit Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Emeryville Amtrak
  4. Take the train from Emeryville Amtrak to San Jose Diridon Station

$405 - $1,207

Bus  •  2 days 18 h

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, On to Detroit, Mi
  2. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Columbus, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Las Vegas, Nv
  4. Take the bus from Las Vegas, Nv to San Jose, Ca

$289 - $743

Train  •  2 days 23 h

  1. Take the train from Toronto to Buffalo
  2. Take the train from Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Emeryville Amtrak
  4. Take the train from Emeryville Amtrak to San Jose Diridon Station

$419 - $1,257

Drive  •  41 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Toronto to San Jose 2680.4 miles

$350 - $550

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Toronto to San Jose. However, there are services departing from Toronto, On and arriving at San Jose, Ca via Detroit, Mi, Columbus, Oh and Las Vegas, Nv. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 18 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Toronto to San Jose station. However, there are services departing from Toronto and arriving at San Jose Diridon Station via Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak, Chicago Union Station and Emeryville Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 23 h.

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The distance between Toronto and San Jose is 3622 km. The road distance is 4288.6 km.

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The best way to get from Toronto to San Jose without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 18 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 10 h 2 min to get from Toronto to San Jose, including transfers.

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Toronto to San Jose bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Toronto, On station.

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Toronto to San Jose train services, operated by VIA Rail, depart from Toronto station.

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The best way to get from Toronto to San Jose is to fly which takes 10 h 2 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 2 days 17 h, you could also bus, which costs and takes 2 days 18 h.

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There is no direct flight from Toronto Airport to San Jose Airport. The quickest flight takes 7 h 21 min and has one stopover.

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Toronto to San Jose bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at San Jose, Ca station.

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Map of how to get from Toronto to San Jose.
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  • Distance: 2263.5 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 2 min

What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and San Jose, CA, USA?

United Airlines, American Airlines and three other airlines fly from Toronto to San Jose hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Toronto to San Jose via Windsor, Detroit Amtrak, Chicago Union Station, and Emeryville Amtrak in around 2 days 17 h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Toronto to San Jose via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Toronto to San Jose via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Toronto to San Jose via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
9 h 32 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Toronto to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to San Francisco via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Toronto to San Francisco via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Toronto to Oakland via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,700
Flights from Toronto to Oakland via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,100
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to San Jose via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to San Jose via Chicago Midway, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9 h 41 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to San Jose via Chicago Midway, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
9 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to San Jose via Chicago Midway, Denver
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to San Jose via Chicago Midway, San Diego
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Toronto to San Jose via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Toronto to San Jose via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Toronto to San Jose via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Toronto to San Jose via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
8 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Toronto to San Jose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8 h 54 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Toronto to San Francisco via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Toronto to San Francisco via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Oakland via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 29 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Toronto to Oakland via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to San Jose via Chicago Midway, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 44 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,900
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to San Jose via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Toronto to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to San Francisco via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to San Jose via Montreal, Denver
Ave. Duration
10 h 16 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$460 - $2,300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Toronto to San Jose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Toronto to San Jose via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Toronto to San Jose via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Toronto to San Francisco via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to San Jose via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
8 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Toronto to San Jose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8 h 54 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Toronto to Oakland via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to San Jose via Newark
Ave. Duration
9 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to San Jose via Boston
Ave. Duration
9 h 59 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,700
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto to Windsor
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $60
Economy
$60 - $85
Economy Plus
$90 - $130
Business
$90 - $130
Business Plus/Sleeper
$160 - $230
Train from Toronto to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$29 - $45
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $90
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Detroit Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Train from Chicago Union Station to Emeryville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 days 4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$290 - $430
Flexi Coach Seat
$500 - $750
Business Coach Seat
$600 - $900
Room
$1,100 - $1,600
Train from Emeryville Amtrak to San Jose Diridon Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $190
Train from Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Room
$330 - $460
Bus operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Hayward, Ca to San Jose, Ca
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Bus from Toronto, On to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Las Vegas, Nv
Ave. Duration
42 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$180 - $470
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$180 - $310
Flexible
$360 - $470
Bus from Las Vegas, Nv to San Jose, Ca
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140

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San Jose is 3 h behind Toronto. It is currently 8:15 PM in Toronto and 5:15 PM in San Jose.

Toronto to San Jose train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at San Jose Diridon Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Toronto to San Jose is 4289 km. It takes approximately 41 h 28 min to drive from Toronto to San Jose.

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WestJet, Air Canada, American Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Toronto Airport to San Jose Airport.

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There are 339+ hotels available in San Jose. Prices start at $103 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Toronto Airport is to train which takes 25 min and costs .

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