The distance between San Jose and Fresno is approximately 123.59 miles, or 198.85 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 5 hours and 20 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 4 hours and 45 minutes.
Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.
Typically there are 4 schedules to compare for your trip to Fresno. One train carrier operates regular service on the San Jose to Fresno route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between San Jose to Fresno, usually offering 4 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from San Jose to Fresno, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.
Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from San Jose to Fresno, which start at $22.00.
Amtrak train tickets from San Jose to Fresno start from $28.00, and on average cost $30.50. Daily there are 4 Amtrak schedules to Fresno. Amtrak in San Jose leaves from Diridon Caltrain Station - 65 Cahill St, And in Fresno trains arrive at Santa Fe Station - 2650 Tulare St,
From San Jose to Fresno train travel on Amtrak takes 5 hours and 21 minutes. If you are looking to get to Fresno faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 4 hours and 45 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $29.99 for a one-way train ticket to Fresno.