There are 7 ways to get from Union Square to San Jose Airport (SJC) by train, bus, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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Caltrain  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from San Francisco Caltrain to Santa Clara Caltrain Limited

$9 - $12

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Bus  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco, Ca to San Jose, Ca 6853

$17 - $57

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Union Square to San Jose Airport (SJC) 47.1 miles

$260 - $320

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from Union Square to San Jose Airport (SJC) 47.1 miles

$4 - $7

Towncar  •  49 min

  1. Take a town car from Union Square to San Jose Airport 47.1 miles

$170 - $240

Shuttle  •  49 min

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

$120 - $170

Uber  •  49 min

  1. Take an Uber from Union Square to San Jose Airport (SJC) 47.1 miles

$75 - $95

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The cheapest way to get from Union Square to San Jose Airport (SJC) is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Union Square to San Jose Airport (SJC) is to shuttle which costs $120 - $170 and takes 49 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from San Francisco Caltrain and arriving at Santa Clara Caltrain. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 12 min.

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The distance between Union Square and San Jose Airport (SJC) is 39 miles. The road distance is 47.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Union Square to San Jose Airport (SJC) without a car is to Caltrain which takes 1 h 34 min and costs $9 - $12.

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The Caltrain from San Francisco Caltrain to Santa Clara Caltrain takes 1 h 12 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Union Square to San Jose Airport (SJC) train services, operated by Caltrain, depart from San Francisco Caltrain station.

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The best way to get from Union Square to San Jose Airport (SJC) is to Caltrain which takes 1 h 34 min and costs $9 - $12. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $16 - $60 and takes 1 h 54 min.

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Union Square to San Jose Airport (SJC) train services, operated by Caltrain, arrive at Santa Clara Caltrain station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Union Square to San Jose Airport (SJC) is 47 miles. It takes approximately 49 min to drive from Union Square to San Jose Airport (SJC).

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  • Distance: 39.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 34 min

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

Caltrain operates a train from Union Square to San Jose Airport (SJC) hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $12 and the journey takes 1 h 12 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Union Square to San Jose Airport (SJC) hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $25 and the journey takes 1 h.

Train operators
Caltrain
Phone
+1 650-508-6200
Website
caltrain.com
Train from San Francisco Caltrain to Santa Clara Caltrain
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
caltrain.com
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 San Francisco, Ca to San Jose, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $25
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Union Square to San Jose Airport (SJC)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$75 - $95
UberX
$75 - $95
WAV
$75 - $95
UberXL
$110 - $140
Select
$150 - $200
Black
$210 - $260
Black SUV
$230 - $290
Taxi from Union Square to San Jose Airport (SJC)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$260 - $320
SF Green Cab
Phone
+1 415-626-4733
Website
greencabsf.com
https://www.sfmta.com/
Website
sfmta.com
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 415.333.3333
Website
yellowcabsf.com
Taxi Bay Area
Phone
+1 408-541-1515
Website
taxibayarea.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Union Square to San Jose Airport
Estimated price
$170 - $240
Shuttle from Union Square to San Jose Airport
Estimated price
$120 - $170

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