There are 8 ways to get from Union City to San Jose Airport (SJC) by train, bus, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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Train  •  25 min

  1. Take the train from Fmt Fremont Station to Scc Santa Clara Station Ace / ...

$5 - $35

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Train, line 10 bus  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from Fmt Fremont Station to Scc Santa Clara Station Ace / ...
  2. Take the line 10 bus from Santa Clara Caltrain Station to San Jose Airport - Terminal A 10

$8 - $36

Bus, line 522 bus  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Decoto Rd:Meyers Dr to Palo Alto Transit Center Db
  2. Take the line 522 bus from Palo Alto Caltrain Station to Santa Clara Caltrain Station 522 / ...

$6

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Union City to San Jose Airport (SJC) 20.1 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Union City to San Jose Airport (SJC) 20.1 miles

$2 - $3

Towncar  •  24 min

  1. Take a town car from Union City to San Jose Airport 20.1 miles

$100 - $150

Shuttle  •  24 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Union City to San Jose Airport

$110 - $150

Uber  •  24 min

  1. Take an Uber from Union City to San Jose Airport (SJC) 20.1 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Union City to San Jose Airport (SJC). However, there are services departing from Decoto Rd:Meyers Dr and arriving at San Jose Airport - Terminal A via Palo Alto Caltrain Station and Santa Clara Caltrain Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 7 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Fmt Fremont Station station and arriving at Scc Santa Clara Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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The distance between Union City and San Jose Airport (SJC) is 16 miles. The road distance is 20.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Union City to San Jose Airport (SJC) without a car is to train which takes 25 min and costs .

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The train from Fmt Fremont Station to Scc Santa Clara Station takes 25 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Union City to San Jose Airport (SJC) bus services, operated by AC Transit, depart from Decoto Rd:Meyers Dr station.

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Union City to San Jose Airport (SJC) train services, operated by Altamont Corridor Express, arrive at Fmt Fremont Station.

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The best way to get from Union City to San Jose Airport (SJC) is to train which takes 25 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 522 bus, which costs and takes 2 h 7 min.

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Union City to San Jose Airport (SJC) bus services, operated by Santa Clara VTA, arrive at Santa Clara Caltrain Station.

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Union City to San Jose Airport (SJC) train services, operated by Altamont Corridor Express, arrive at Scc Santa Clara Station.

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Map of how to get from Union City to San Jose Airport (SJC).
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  • Distance: 16.5 miles
  • Duration: 25 min

What companies run services between Union City, CA, USA and San Jose Airport (SJC), USA?

Altamont Corridor Express operates a train from Union City to San Jose Airport (SJC) hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 25 min. Amtrak also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Union City to San Jose Airport (SJC) via Palo Alto Transit Center, Palo Alto Caltrain Station, and Santa Clara Caltrain Station in around 2 h 7 min.

Train operators
Altamont Corridor Express
Phone
1800-411-7245
Website
acerail.com
Train from Fmt Fremont Station to Scc Santa Clara Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
acerail.com
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 Fremont Amtrak to Santa Clara Amtrak
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$20 - $30
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$25 - $35
Room
$120 - $180
Bus operators
Santa Clara VTA
Phone
+1 408-321-2300
Website
vta.org
Bus from Santa Clara Caltrain Station to San Jose Airport - Terminal A
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Website
vta.org
Bus from Palo Alto Caltrain Station to Santa Clara Caltrain Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Website
vta.org
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from Decoto Rd:Meyers Dr to Palo Alto Transit Center
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Union City to San Jose Airport (SJC)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$30 - $45
UberX
$30 - $45
WAV
$30 - $45
UberXL
$45 - $60
Select
$65 - $85
Black
$90 - $120
Black SUV
$100 - $130
Taxi from Union City to San Jose Airport (SJC)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Jayride
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Union City to San Jose Airport
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Shuttle from Union City to San Jose Airport
Estimated price
$110 - $150

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Yes, the driving distance between Union City to San Jose Airport (SJC) is 20 miles. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Union City to San Jose Airport (SJC).

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