Trains San Jose, CA to Pasadena, CA: Times, Prices and Tickets

05/25/2024
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San Jose, CA to Pasadena, CA by train

The journey from San Jose, CA to Pasadena, CA by train is 305.02 mi and takes 9 hr 19 min. There are 3 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:15 AM and the last at 9:35 PM. It is possible to travel from San Jose, CA to Pasadena, CA by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration9 hr 19 min
Connection per Day3
First Departure12:15 AM
Last Departure9:35 PM
Distance305.02 mi
DepartureSan Jose, CA
ArrivalPasadena, CA
CarriersAmtrak

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How much do train tickets from San Jose, CA to Pasadena, CA cost?

On average, a train ticket from San Jose, CA to Pasadena, CA will cost you . However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as . If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.
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The prices for train tickets from San Jose, CA to Pasadena, CA vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. The average train ticket price is approximately . For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

How long does the journey from San Jose, CA to Pasadena, CA take by train?

Traveling from San Jose, CA to Pasadena, CA by train will usually take 9 hr 19 min. This journey covers a distance of 305.02 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 9 hr 19 min is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. The journey from San Jose, CA to Pasadena, CA covers a distance of 305.02 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 9 hr 19 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 9 hr 0 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from San Jose, CA to Pasadena, CA faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

Which stations can I use to travel from San Jose, CA to Pasadena, CA?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart San Jose, CA from the following stations: San Jose Diridon Station. Arriving at Pasadena, CA, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: PASADENA. Not all transport providers serve every station, so check in advance to see exactly where your route takes you. You may need to use another form of transport to get from one station to another or to your final destination when you arrive in Pasadena, CA.

How many journeys from San Jose, CA to Pasadena, CA are there every day?

On average, there are 3 daily departures from San Jose, CA to Pasadena, CA. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include , and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 0 departures from San Jose, CA which travel directly to Pasadena, CA. There are 3 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from San Jose, CA to Pasadena, CA. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from San Jose, CA to Pasadena, CA
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from San Jose, CA to Pasadena, CA.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from San Jose, CA to Pasadena, CA, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from San Jose, CA to Pasadena, CA.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

Best time to book cheap train tickets from San Jose, CA to Pasadena, CA

The cheapest San Jose, CA - Pasadena, CA train tickets can be found for as low as $79.38 if you’re lucky, or $96.93 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $116.73.

Find the best day to travel to Pasadena, CA by train

When travelling to Pasadena, CA by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

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San Jose, CA to Pasadena, CA CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
34.36kg
Bus
36.82kg
Flight
98.18kg
Car
78.54kg
What are the CO2 emissions from San Jose, CA to Pasadena, CA by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between San Jose, CA and Pasadena, CA are 34.36kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between San Jose, CA and Pasadena, CA? By taking the train between San Jose, CA and Pasadena, CA you will save 63.82kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 2.46kg compared to a bus and 44.18kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between San Jose, CA and Pasadena, CA by train?
San Jose, CA to Pasadena, CA is 305.02 mi.
How long does the train between San Jose, CA and Pasadena, CA take?
San Jose, CA to Pasadena, CA is on average 9 hr 19 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 9 hr 0 min.
How many train connections per day go from San Jose, CA to Pasadena, CA?
San Jose, CA to Pasadena, CA has 3 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from San Jose, CA to Pasadena, CA leave?
The earliest train from San Jose, CA to Pasadena, CA departs at 12:15 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from San Jose, CA to Pasadena, CA depart?
The latest train from San Jose, CA to Pasadena, CA departs at 9:35 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What's the fastest journey time between San Jose, CA to Pasadena, CA by train?
The fastest journey time by train between San Jose, CA and Pasadena, CA is 9 hr 0 min.
Is there a direct train from San Jose, CA to Pasadena, CA?
Yes, there is a direct train between San Jose, CA and Pasadena, CA.
What are the CO2 emissions for San Jose, CA to Pasadena, CA by train?
The train journey from San Jose, CA to Pasadena, CA creates 34.36kg of CO2 emissions.

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