There are 4 ways to get from University of California, Davis to Stanford University by train, subway, bus 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

Train, BART  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Davis Amtrak to Richmond Transit Station Amtrak Capitol Corridor
  2. Take the BART from Richmond to Millbrae Richmond - Daly City/Millbrae

$38 - $69

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Davis Amtrak to Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak Capitol Corridor
  2. Take the bus from Union City BART to Stanford Oval Db

$33 - $35

2 alternative options

Bus, line 6781 bus, line 99 bus  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from UC Davis Memorial Union to J St. at 8th St. 42B / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Oakland, Ca
  3. Take the line 6781 bus from Oakland, Ca to Hayward, Ca
  4. Take the line 99 bus from Hayward BART Station to Union City BART 99 / ...
  5. Take the bus from Union City BART to Stanford Oval Db

$33 - $64

Drive  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Drive from University of California, Davis to Stanford University 104.2 miles

$10 - $15

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from University of California, Davis to Stanford University is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from University of California, Davis to Stanford University is to drive which takes 1 h 58 min and costs $10 - $15.

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The distance between University of California, Davis and Stanford University is 129 km. The road distance is 167 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 5 min to get from University of California, Davis to Stanford University, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from University of California, Davis to Stanford University. However, there are services departing from UC Davis Memorial Union and arriving at Stanford Oval via 8Th St & K St, Sacramento, Ca, Oakland, Ca, Hayward BART Station and Union City BART. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 22 min.

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What companies run services between University of California, Davis, CA, USA and Stanford University, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from University of California, Davis to Stanford University via UC Davis Memorial Union, J St. at 8th St., 8Th St & K St, Richards Blvd & Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, Ca, Oakland, Ca, Hayward, Ca, Hayward BART Station, Union City BART, and Stanford Oval in around 6 h 22 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Davis Amtrak to Richmond Transit Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $200
Train from Davis Amtrak to Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Richmond to Millbrae
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
bart.gov
Bus operators
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from Union City BART to Stanford Oval
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
Bus from Hayward BART Station to Union City BART
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
Yolobus
Phone
+1 530-666-2877
Website
yolobus.com
Bus from UC Davis Memorial Union to J St. at 8th St.
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
yolobus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Sacramento, Ca to Oakland, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Oakland, Ca to Hayward, Ca
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$8 - $12
Flexible
$14 - $18

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