(San Jose) Mineta San Jose International Airport
1732 North First Street, Suite 600, San Jose, California 95112, USA
Telefon: (408) 501 7600



The airport is located 5km (3 miles) northwest of San Jose.


How to get there

From San Francisco, take I-80 west until it becomes US-101 south; turn right at the CA-87/Guadalupe Parkway exit, then right again onto Airport Parkway. From Santa Cruz, start on CA-17 north, which becomes I-880 north, take the US-101 north exit towards San Francisco, merge onto US-101 north, take the Brokaw Road exit on the right towards First Street, and turn left onto Brokaw Road, which becomes Airport Parkway.

Information about parking possibilities at the (San Jose) Mineta San Jose International Airport


Access by public transport

The VTA Airport Flyer shuttle bus (tel: (408) 321 2300; runs a continuous loop between the airport and Santa Clara Caltrain station and the San Jose Metro/Airport LRT station. There are excellent light rail and metro train routes to destinations across the Bay area.

Scheduled bus services include buses to Santa Clara County provided by Valley Transportation Authority (tel: (408) 321 2300;, and to Santa Cruz and Monterey. Shuttles and charter buses are available for all areas.

A number of taxi companies, including Yellow and United, offer cabs on demand. Taxis can also be pre-arranged. The airport’s website has a comprehensive list of companies serving the airport.


Information desk

Information desks are located in Terminals A and C Arrivals. Courtesy telephones for assistance are situated throughout the terminals.

Airport News:
A new Terminal B, eventually replacing the existing Terminal C, is currently under conderstruction and due to open in 2010. Building of a new car rental/parking complex is also under way, along with improvements to Terminal A facilities.


Further travel information

Star Alliance