How to get from Oakland, CA to San Jose, CA

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Travel Information to San Jose, CA from Oakland, CA

distanceDistance38 miles (61 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeTrain • £14 • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Amtrak

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 38 miles (61 km) from Oakland, CA to San Jose, CA. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus or Amtrak among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Oakland, CA to San Jose, CA.

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There are 4 ways that you can travel to San Jose, CA from Oakland, CA. You can take a coach, flight, ferry or train.

A flight service offers the cheapest way to travel from Oakland, CA to San Jose, CA, which costs on average £1.

This is compared to other ways of getting to San Jose, CA:

A flight is £6 less than a coach for this journey with tickets for a coach from Oakland, CA to San Jose, CA costing on average £6.

A flight is £1 less than a ferry for this route with tickets for a ferry from Oakland, CA to San Jose, CA costing on average £1.

A flight is £14 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Oakland, CA to San Jose, CA costing on average £14.

The fastest way from Oakland, CA to San Jose, CA is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 5 min.

Other travel options to San Jose, CA from Oakland, CA can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by coach can take 1 h 20 min   on average.

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You should expect to travel around 38 miles (61 km) from Oakland, CA to San Jose, CA.

The average frequency per day from Oakland, CA to San Jose, CA is:

  • Around 2 coaches per day.
  • 7 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Oakland, CA to San Jose, CA as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Oakland, CA to San Jose, CA:

    Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Oakland, CA to San Jose, CA:

    • You can travel by coach between Oakland, CA and San Jose, CA with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Oakland, CA to San Jose, CA tickets for £6 on Omio.
    • You can travel to San Jose, CA from Oakland, CA by train with Amtrak. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £14 with Amtrak from Oakland, CA to San Jose, CA.
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    Before travelling from Oakland, CA to San Jose, CA, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

    • The price of a coach ticket for this journey is on average £6 one way.
    • The price of a plane ticket for this route is £1 one way on average.
    • The price of a ferry ticket is on average £1 one way for this route.
    • The price of a train ticket is on average £14 one way for this journey.

    But we recommend booking Oakland, CA to San Jose, CA tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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