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There are 6 ways to get from Walnut Creek to Sunnyvale by subway, train, 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.

Recommended option

BART, Caltrain  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the BART from Walnut Creek BART Station to Millbrae BART Station Yellow
  2. Take the Caltrain from Millbrae Caltrain to Sunnyvale Caltrain Local / ...

$15 - $22

Cheapest option

BART, bus  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the BART from Walnut Creek BART Station to San Bruno BART Station Yellow
  2. Take the bus from San Bruno BART-Bay 9 to Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 1 Ecr

$10 - $15

4 alternative options

Bus, line 522 bus  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Oakland, Ca to San Jose, Ca 6781 / ...
  2. Take the line 522 bus from Santa Clara & 1St to El Camino & Pastoria 22 / ...

$18 - $45

Taxi  •  52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Walnut Creek to Sunnyvale 49 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from Walnut Creek to Sunnyvale 49 miles

$4 - $7

Uber  •  52 min

  1. Take an Uber from Walnut Creek to Sunnyvale 49 miles

$75 - $95

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Walnut Creek to Sunnyvale is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Walnut Creek to Sunnyvale is to taxi which costs $160 - $200 and takes 52 min.

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The distance between Walnut Creek and Sunnyvale is 37 miles. The road distance is 49 miles.

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The best way to get from Walnut Creek to Sunnyvale without a car is to BART and Caltrain which takes 2 h 37 min and costs $15 - $22.

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It takes approximately 2 h 37 min to get from Walnut Creek to Sunnyvale, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Walnut Creek to Sunnyvale is 49 miles. It takes approximately 52 min to drive from Walnut Creek to Sunnyvale.

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There are 423+ hotels available in Sunnyvale. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Walnut Creek to Sunnyvale.
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  • Distance: 37.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 37 min

What companies run services between Walnut Creek, CA, USA and Sunnyvale, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Walnut Creek to Sunnyvale via 19th St. Oakland BART Station, Oakland, Ca, San Jose, Ca, Santa Clara & Montgomery, Santa Clara & 2Nd, and Santa Clara & 1St in around 3 h 32 min.

Train operators
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Walnut Creek BART Station to Millbrae BART Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Walnut Creek BART Station to San Bruno BART Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
bart.gov
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.

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 Oakland, Ca to San Jose, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24
Santa Clara VTA
Phone
+1 408-321-2300
Website
vta.org
Bus from Santa Clara & 1St to El Camino & Pastoria
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
vta.org
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from San Bruno BART-Bay 9 to Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 1
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 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 Walnut Creek to Sunnyvale
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$60 - $80
Assist
$75 - $95
UberX
$75 - $95
WAV
$75 - $95
UberXL
$110 - $140
Select
$160 - $200
Black
$210 - $270
Black SUV
$240 - $300
Taxi from Walnut Creek to Sunnyvale
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Vallejo City Taxi Cab
Phone
+1 707-643-3333
Website
citytaxicabvallejo.com

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