Travel from Anaheim to Oakland

cheapest quickest Eco-Friendly
Bus$16 | 9h 45min Hyperloop$20 | 30min Bus54 lb of CO2
  1. Bus$16
    12h 12min · 68 lb of CO2
  2. Train$86
    8h 42min · 95 lb of CO2
  3. Flight$68
    5h 38min · 506 lb of CO2
  4. Hyperloop$20
    0min · 0 lb of CO2
  5. Drive$50
    6h 26min · 73 lb of CO2

Anaheim to Oakland Buses

bus tickets from Anaheim to Oakland

$56 · 12h 12min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $56
Travel Duration
12h 12min

bus tickets from Anaheim to Berkeley

$76 · 10h 27min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $76
Travel Duration
10h 27min

bus tickets from Santa Ana to Oakland

$57 · 12h 24min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $57
Travel Duration
12h 24min

bus tickets from Anaheim to San Francisco

$16 · 9h 45min

Bus to San Francisco

GreyhoundGreyhound Anaheim to San Francisco
Bus Tickets
About $16
Travel Duration
9h 45min

Anaheim to Oakland Trains

train tickets from Fullerton to Oakland

$86 · 8h 42min
AmtrakAmtrak FUL train to OKJ
Train Tickets
About $86
Travel Duration
8h 42min
Fullerton - FUL
Amtrak from FUL to SLOAmtrak · 4h 13minPacific Surfliner
San Luis Obispo - SLO
Amtrak from SLO to OKJAmtrak · 4h 29minCoast Starlight
Oakland - OKJ

train tickets from Anaheim to Oakland

$87 · 8h 48min
AmtrakAmtrak ANA train to OKJ
Train Tickets
About $87
Travel Duration
8h 48min
Anaheim - ANA
Amtrak from ANA to SLOAmtrak · 4h 19minPacific Surfliner
San Luis Obispo - SLO
Amtrak from SLO to OKJAmtrak · 4h 29minCoast Starlight
Oakland - OKJ

train tickets from Fullerton to Emeryville

$87 · 8h 47min
AmtrakAmtrak FUL train to EMY
Train Tickets
About $87
Travel Duration
8h 47min
Fullerton - FUL
Amtrak from FUL to SLOAmtrak · 4h 13minPacific Surfliner
San Luis Obispo - SLO
Amtrak from SLO to EMYAmtrak · 4h 34minCoast Starlight
Emeryville - EMY

train tickets from Anaheim to Emeryville

$88 · 8h 53min
AmtrakAmtrak ANA train to EMY
Train Tickets
About $88
Travel Duration
8h 53min
Anaheim - ANA
Amtrak from ANA to SLOAmtrak · 4h 19minPacific Surfliner
San Luis Obispo - SLO
Amtrak from SLO to EMYAmtrak · 4h 34minCoast Starlight
Emeryville - EMY

Anaheim to Oakland Flights

bus tickets from SNA to OAK

$268 · 5h 38min
Various airlines
Oneway
About $268
Travel Duration
5h 38min

bus tickets from LGB to OAK

$71 · 1h 15min

Flight to OAK

jetBluejetBlue LGB to OAK
Oneway
About $71
Travel Duration
1h 15min
Alaska AirlinesAlaska Airlines LGB to OAK
Oneway
About $1,249
Travel Duration
22h 9min

bus tickets from SNA to SFO

$268 · 5h 38min
Various airlines
Oneway
About $268
Travel Duration
5h 38min

bus tickets from LGB to SFO

$68 · 1h 26min

Flight to SFO

jetBluejetBlue LGB to SFO
Oneway
About $68
Travel Duration
1h 26min

Drive from Anaheim to Oakland

Driving from Anaheim to Oakland

$50 · 6h 26min

It's 367 miles between Anaheim to Oakland. On a typical day, it might take between 6h 26min and 6h 46min from Anaheim to Oakland under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 7h 5min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Oakland by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $49.

Our recommendation to Oakland

Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from Anaheim to Oakland?

On your trip from Anaheim to Oakland, it is best to book as soon as possible. It won't necessarily help reduce your price by a large amount, but will ensure that you have a spot on the bus or train.

Anaheim to Oakland CA - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from Anaheim to Oakland. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to Oakland is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the Anaheim/Oakland buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from Anaheim is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between Anaheim CA and Oakland during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from Anaheim to Oakland? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Oakland traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to Oakland is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from Anaheim to Oakland?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Anaheim to Oakland is by bus. The bus costs $16 roughly and will take 9 hours 45 minutes.

Does Amtrak go from Anaheim to Oakland?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between Anaheim area and Oakland, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 8 hours 42 minutes. We recommend catching the train at FUL Fullerton Transportation Center, which is about 3 miles from Anaheim. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at SLO San Luis Obispo.

How long does it take from Anaheim to Oakland by car?

The total distance between Anaheim and Oakland is 367 miles and will take you about 6 hours 26 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $50.

Travel companies on this route

Greyhound from Anaheim to Oakland
Greyhound
Bus company
1 routes
Amtrak from Anaheim to Oakland
Amtrak
Train company
19015 routes
Hyperloop One
1 routes
Alaska Airlines from Anaheim to Oakland
Alaska Airlines
Airline
848 routes
jetBlue from Anaheim to Oakland
jetBlue
Airline
440 routes