The distance between San Francisco to Santa Clara is 38.64 miles or 62.18 km. A train trip from San Francisco to Santa Clara typically takes 2 hours and 35 minutes. If you are looking to get to Santa Clara faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 1 hour and 49 minutes to get from San Francisco to Santa Clara.
Getting to Santa Clara from San Francisco by train typically takes under three hours. A day trip to Santa Clara from San Francisco is fairly easy to do with plenty of time to see the sights in Santa Clara and still get back at a reasonable time in the evening.
On Tuesday trains from San Francisco to Santa Clara are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Amtrak train tickets from San Francisco to Santa Clara start from $23.50, and on average cost $23.92. Daily there are 8 Amtrak schedules to Santa Clara. Amtrak in San Francisco leaves from Bus Terminal - 200 Folsom St and one other station. And in Santa Clara trains arrive at 5099 Stars and Stripes Dr and one other train station.
From San Francisco to Santa Clara train travel on Amtrak takes 2 hours and 36 minutes. If you are looking to get to Santa Clara faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 49 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $24.00 for a one-way train ticket to Santa Clara.