Getting to SJSU

Airports

San José is conveniently accessible to 3  international airports in the San Francisco Bay Area. The following airports are near the SJSU campus.

  • (SJC) Norman Y. Mineta San José International Airport 

Distance from SJSU = 6 miles/10 km

Approximate car travel time = 15 minutes, depending on traffic conditions

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  • (SFO) San Francisco International Airport 

Distance from SJSU = 40 miles/64 km

Approximate car travel time = 50 minutes, depending on traffic conditions

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  • (OAK) Oakland International Airport 

Distance from SJSU = 35 miles/56 km

Approximate car travel time = 45 minutes, depending on traffic conditions

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Airport Shuttle

Super Shuttle is an easy and affordable way to get to and from the airport of your choice. We suggest that you make reservations in advance to avoid a long wait in line.

Transportation Solutions

The Transportation Solutions Office offers transportation service information and assists students in getting in and around the San José area.  Their website provides information about the available resources for traveling to and from SJSU and has details on airport shuttles, train services including Caltrain, VTA Light Rail and Bus, BART, fares, routes, maps and alternative transportation options.

Other Resources

Hotel/motel information in the San José area can be obtained from the Team San José web site.

For more information on visiting the SJSU campus, parking information and maps, please go to the Visit SJSU page.

The SJSU Welcome Center organizes weekly campus tours for prospective as well as new students.  The Center's website also has useful information for visitors and lists details about local resources including recreational activities, performing arts venues and other local attractions and around the San Francisco Bay Area.  

Bay Area Visitor Information

You may also contact specific student organizations through the Student Involvement Office, which has a current directory of registered and active SJSU student organizations with their officers' contact information.