How to travel from San Jose, CA to Irvine, CA

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Travel Information between San Jose, CA and Irvine, CA

distanceDistance340 miles (549 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain, bus or flight
priceTicket price range$87 - $142
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $87 (€75) • 11 h 46 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $142 (€122) • 3 h 11 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAmtrak

Travel 340 miles (549 km) by train, bus or flight between San Jose, CA and Irvine, CA. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from San Jose, CA to Irvine, CA.

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from San Jose, CA to Irvine, CA

How to get from San Jose, CA to Irvine, CA by train, bus or flight.

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The best way to travel from San Jose, CA to Irvine, CA is by taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

Spirit Airlines
03:05PM3h16
San Jose, CA
06:21PMIrvine, CA
$2651One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Spirit Airlines
03:05PM3h16
San Jose, CA
06:21PMIrvine, CA
$2651One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
Spirit Airlines
03:05PM3h16
San Jose, CA
06:21PMIrvine, CA
$2651One-way
0 transfers

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Travel on FlixBus and Amtrak travel to Irvine from San Jose at great prices. Omio finds you travel times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies all in one place.

Amtrak is the main travel company in the United States and operates medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 American states and 3 Canadian provinces. With over 300 Amtrak travel running daily, you can travel by travel across America and explore destinations near and far. Take the Acela travel for high-speed services connecting popular cities in the Northeast, the Coast Starlight to travel up and down the stunning West Coast or the Empire Builder to travel from Chicago to the Midwest and the Pacific Northwest among others. Amtrak offers different class options to suit any traveler’s budget with classes like Coach, Business, First and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. When you book your travel journey from San Jose to Irvine, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

    FAQs: Travel from San Jose, CA to Irvine, CA

    FAQs: Travel to Irvine, CA easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from San Jose, CA to Irvine, CA.
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    There are 3 options to travel between San Jose, CA and Irvine, CA including taking a train, bus or flight.

    The cheapest way to get from San Jose, CA to Irvine, CA is by taking a train with average ticket prices of $87 (€75) compared to other travel options to Irvine, CA:

    Taking a train costs $15 (€13) less than taking a bus, which average ticket prices of $103 (€89).

    Taking a train costs $54 (€47) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $142 (€122) for the same trip.

    The quickest way to travel to Irvine, CA from San Jose, CA is by flight, which takes on average 3 h 11 min   compared to other travel options that take longer:

    Taking a bus requires on average 12 h 30 min of travel time.

    Getting to Irvine, CA by train takes 11 h 46 min on average.

    You should expect to travel around 340 miles (549 km) between San Jose, CA and Irvine, CA.

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

    • 1 bus per day.
    • 1 train per day.

    However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between San Jose, CA and Irvine, CA as scheduled services by train, bus or flight can vary by season or day of the week.

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

      The following travel companies offer services from San Jose, CA to Irvine, CA:

      • Amtrak, FlixBus or Greyhound can take you to Irvine, CA by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Amtrak from San Jose, CA to Irvine, CA for $87 (€75).

      Yes, there are direct services available from San Jose, CA to Irvine, CA with the following travel companies:

      • Direct bus with.

      Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Irvine, CA as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between San Jose, CA and Irvine, CA.

      Many of our customers traveling from San Jose, CA to Irvine, CA don't make Irvine, CA their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Irvine, CA are San Diego, CA, Los Angeles, CA, West Carson, CA or Santa Barbara, CA, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Irvine, CA to any of these top destinations today!

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