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San Jose-Davis Train Timetable
There are 11 daily trains from San Jose to Davis. Traveling by train from San Jose to Davis usually takes around 3 hours and 25 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak Capitol Corridor train can make the trip in 2 hours and 38 minutes.
|Distance||84 mi (135 km)|
|Fastest train||2h 38m|
|Trains per day||7|
|Most frequent service||Amtrak Capitol Corridor|
What is the price of a train ticket from San Jose to Davis?
In the last month, £24.19 was the average price of a train ticket from San Jose, CA to Davis, CA. This is a good price that is inexpensive compared to most train fares. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 24 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around £2.70 more than that for a same-day booking.
Average prices by travel date
Over the next 30 days, the average cost of a one-way train trip from San Jose to Davis will vary between £23 and £26. Planning a train trip to Davis within the upcoming week? The cheapest train ticket you can find from San Jose over the next 7 days is £24. Make sure to book your trip as soon as possible as train fares tend to go up as you get closer to your travel date.
Monthly average prices
Prices as travel date approaches
Since the average price of train trips from San Jose to Davis remains pretty consistent throughout the year, there’s no need to book your tickets too far in advance. However, we still recommend you purchase your train tickets at least 48 hours ahead of departure time to avoid surprise last-minute surges and the risk of the train selling out.
Which train should you take from San Jose to Davis?
There are 3 train lines with service from San Jose, California to Davis, California. Amtrak Capitol Corridor is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 6 trains each day.
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Amtrak Capitol Corridor||6||2h 42m||£24.85|
|Amtrak Coast Starlight||1||3h 2m||£21.45|
Amtrak is the largest passenger railroad service in America, offering daily intercity trains to hundreds of destinations across the contiguous United States, as well as several cities in Canada. Every Amtrak train comes equipped with comfortable seats with extra legroom, as well as several four-seat areas with tables in the middle. In addition, each car has a freshly cleaned restroom, free WiFi and power outlets at every seat. There are also snack bars where you can purchase drinks or food during your journey. On average, there are 3 Amtrak trains from San Jose to Davis every day, as well as 3 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from £19.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from San Jose to Davis during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.
Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.
Can you take a train all the way from San Jose to Davis?
How long is the train journey from San Jose to Davis?
When are trains the most crowded?
Trains from San Jose to Davis are the most crowded on Friday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Monday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.
When are the first and last trains of the day?
The earliest train departs San Jose at 04:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 20:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.
Is there a direct train from San Jose to Davis?
There are 11 scheduled trains on most days. 7 of these are direct connections to Davis. While direct trains may still make stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains at any point. If you're looking to get to your destination faster, a direct train is the convenient and time-efficient choice.
Where is the train station in San Jose?
There is one train station in San Jose.
Where is the train station in Davis?
Davis has one train station.
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