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San Jose International Airport

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San Jose International Airport (SJC) is about 4 kilometres from downtown San Jose. It mainly has domestic flights and some international connections to Mexican places like Guadalajara and San Jose del Cabo.

For more information about other airports throughout the world, also see the list of airports.



Getting there and away

Valley Transportation Authority (VTA) operates the Airport Flyer which makes a continuous loop between the Metro Light Rail Station, the Santa Clara Caltrain Station and the Airport Terminals. A new shuttle departs each designated stopping point approximately every 10-15 minutes from 4:30am to 11:30pm.
There are also several buses a day with connections to Santa Cruz, San Francisco International Airport and Monterey.
Taxis, rental cars, limousine services and shuttles are available as well.



Getting around

To get to the terminals from the long-term parking lot, board the shuttle at the nearest bus stop (make a note where you’ve parked your car). The shuttle will stop first at Terminal A, then Terminal B. Shuttles arrive every 10 to 15 minutes, 24 hours per day. Inter-terminal/Rental Car Center shuttles stop at each terminal and the Rental Car Center at marked locations to transport passengers between Terminal A and Terminal B. Shuttles arrive every 10 to 15 minutes from 5:00am to 8:30pm.



Airlines, Destinations and Terminals

There are two terminals at the airport, labelled terminal A and B. For more information about airlines, also see the list of airlines and the details about flying with budget airlines.

Terminal A

  • American Airlines - Chicago-O'Hare, Dallas/Fort Worth
  • American Eagle - Los Angeles
  • Continental Airlines - Houston-Intercontinental
  • Hawaiian Airlines - Honolulu
  • JetBlue Airways - Boston, New York–JFK
  • Mexicana - Guadalajara, Morelia
  • United Airlines - Denver
  • United Express operated by SkyWest Airlines - Denver, Los Angeles
  • US Airways - Phoenix
  • Volaris - Guadalajara

Terminal B

  • Alaska Airlines - Austin, Kahului, Kona, Lihue, Portland (OR), San Jose del Cabo, Seattle/Tacoma
  • Delta Air Lines - Atlanta, Minneapolis/St. Paul, Salt Lake City
  • Delta Connection operated by Mesaba Airlines - Salt Lake City
  • Delta Connection operated by SkyWest Airlines - Salt Lake City
  • Horizon Air - Boise, Los Angeles, Mammoth Lakes, Portland (OR), Sacramento, Spokane
  • Southwest Airlines - Austin, Burbank, Chicago-Midway, Denver, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Ontario (CA), Orange County, Phoenix, Portland (OR), Reno/Tahoe, San Diego, Seattle/Tacoma



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