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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Emeryville to Sacramento?

Lowest Price£19.62
Fastest Train1h 36m
Trains Per Day8
Train Lines3

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Emeryville to Sacramento right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

What is the price of a train ticket from Emeryville to Sacramento?

In the last month, £22.28 was the average price of a train ticket from Emeryville, CA to Sacramento, CA. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 5 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around £0.62 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Emeryville to Sacramento?

The distance between Emeryville and Sacramento is approximately 67 miles, or 108 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 1 hour 51 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour 36 minutes. As a relatively short ride, taking the train is an easy way to travel between these two cities.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Emeryville to Sacramento are the most crowded on Wednesday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Monday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Emeryville at 06:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 22:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Emeryville to Sacramento?

There are 8 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Emeryville to Sacramento.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Sacramento to Emeryville.

Which train should you take from Emeryville to Sacramento?

There are 3 train lines with service from Emeryville, California to Sacramento, California. Amtrak Capitol Corridor is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 7 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak California Zephyr11h 48m£20.24
Amtrak Capitol Corridor71h 51m£22.75
Amtrak Coast Starlight11h 56m£20.35

Where is the train station in Emeryville?

There is one train station in Emeryville:

  • 5885 Horton St

Where is the train station in Sacramento?

Sacramento has one train station:

  • Valley Station - 401 I St

Price trends for trains from Emeryville to Sacramento

Average prices by travel date

£24£16£8OctNov

Monthly average prices

£39£31£24£16£8NDJFMAMJJASO

Prices as travel date approaches

£39£31£24£16£83020100

train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Emeryville, CA to Sacramento, CA
5.0
Based on 3 ratings and reviews

Based on 3 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Amtrak Capitol Corridor report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 50 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
5.0
Staff
4.3
Value
3.7
Condition
4.7
Nagendra
5.0
31 January 2020Visiting family
Pros
Got to my destination on time,comfortable ride,friendly staff
Cons
Announcement on the train could be clearer
Matt
5.0
3 August 2019Visiting friends
Pros
I hadn't been on one of these in years. I thoroughly enjoyed my experience. The Staff are incredibly friendly and down to earth. One guy with a big beard was hysterical and graciously took pictures for several groups on the train.
Cons
Nothing. It was glorious!

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