How to Reach San Jose, California

The Easiest Way to Reach San Jose


  • By Air: To get to San Jose from another country your best bet is to fly into Mineta San Jose International Airport. 


  • On Foot: Walking around is also a good idea if you find a hotel that is centrally located.
  • By Bus: Bus is the best way to get around. The bus network is easy to understand and use. You will also find it quite cheap.
  • By Taxi: While Taxi's are a good idea, they will be very expensive unless you are travelling long distances. They may not always be worth it.
  • By Car: You are advised not to rent a car as parking places are quite hard to come by.

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Modes of Transportation in San Jose

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in San Jose. The most preferred mode of transport in San Jose is Car.

Average distance: 22.63 km Average time: 32.58 min

  • Car 91.67%
    Driving 31.94 min Walking 0.18 min Overall average time for 23.08 kms 32.12 min
  • Walking 2.78%
    Walking 15 min Driving 5 min Overall average time for 1.61 kms 20 min
  • Bike 2.78%
    Bike 45 min Walking 1 min Overall average time for 16 kms 46 min
  • Motorbike 2.78%
    Motorbike 45 min Walking 2 min Overall average time for 35.41 kms 47 min
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