San Jose International Airport (SJC)

From SJSU to major Bay Area airports - San Jose International Airport (SJC)

 
SJC Airport logo Norman Y. Mineta San José International Airport
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Airline Information
 
 

VTA Light Rail & SJC Flyer

 
VTA map to reach airport
 

SJSU to San Jose Airport

 
Quick transit direction to SJC:

From campus, walk three blocks west to the Paseo de San Antonio Light Rail station on 1st Street. Take northbound VTA Light Rail toward Alum Rock or Mountain View and disembark at Metro/Airport station.

From the station, walk to the bus stop by the curb and board the Airport Flyer Bus ( 10 ). Airport Flyer bus serves all terminals.
 
VTA Bus 10 Detailed trip plan to SJC:

Walk to the west edge of SJSU campus and cross 4th Street to Paseo de San Antonio (between San Fernando and San Carlos streets).

Walk three blocks westward to Paseo de San Antonio Light Rail station on 1st Street.

Purchase a ticket at a ticket vending machine on the platform (Free for SJSU Students with a Tower Card ID and Eco Pass), then board any northbound Light Rail train (Headers: Alum Rock or Mountain View).

Disembark at Metro/Airport Station. Walk from the station platform to the Airport Flyer bus stop located by the curb on 1st Street.

Board the Airport Flyer, also known as VTA Bus 10 . The bus will drop off passengers by terminals A and B. The Airport Flyer ride takes about 10 minutes and is free.
 
Fares:

VTA Light Rail is free for SJSU Students with a Tower Card ID and Eco Pass, otherwise pay $2.00 for a one-way ticket. Airport Flyer Bus 10 is free for everyone.

Light Rail : Light Rail system map , Schedules , 15 min. all days
SJC Airport Flyer (VTA Bus 10) : Route map , Schedules , 15 min. all days
 

San Jose Airport to SJSU

 

Quick transit direction to SJSU:

At terminals A or B, board VTA Airport Flyer Bus ( 10 ) toward Metro Light Rail (not Santa Clara Caltrain).

* NOTE: The Terminal B Bus 10 stop is located at the Ground Transportation island across from Terminal B.  The Terminal A Bus 10 stop is located at the Ground Transportation Center across from the International Arrivals Building.

At Metro/Airport Light Rail station, transfer to southbound Light Rail toward Santa Teresa or Winchester. Disembark Light Rail at Paseo de San Antonio Station (on 2nd Street) and walk 2 blocks east (left) from the station to SJSU.

 
Detailed trip plan to SJSU:

Once you exit SJC terminal A or B, look for boarding location for the Airport Flyer Bus 10 .

Take the Bus 10 displaying "Metro Light Rail" only. This bus will go to the Metro/Airport Light Rail Station on 1st Street. The bus-ride takes about 10 minutes and is free.

From the bus stop, walk across Metro Drive and 1st Street to the southbound Light Rail platform.

Purchase a ticket at a ticket vending machine on the platform (Free for SJSU Students with a Tower Card ID and Eco Pass), then board any southbound Light Rail (Headers: Santa Teresa or Winchester).

Disembark Light Rail at Santa Clara Station on 2nd Street (SJSU stop). The ride on Light Rail will take less than 15 minutes. From the Paseo de San Antonio station, walk two blocks east (left) along Paseo de San Antonio to SJSU.
 
Fares:

VTA Light Rail is free for SJSU Students with a Tower Card ID and Eco Pass, otherwise pay $2.00 for a one-way ticket. Airport Flyer Bus 10 is free for everyone.

Light Rail: Light Rail system map , Schedules , 15 min. all days
SJC Airport Flyer (VTA Bus 10): Route map , Schedules , 15 min. all days
 

Taxi & door-to-door shuttles

 
From SJSU, contact the taxi or door-to-door shuttle provider directly to prearrange the trip.

From the airport, taxi and shuttles are available on a walk-up basis at all terminals.

Taxi fares generally cost about $15 to $20 between the San Jose Airport and Downtown San Jose.

Taxi contact information

Door-to-door shuttle contact information