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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Martinez to Oakland?

Lowest Price£5.10
Fastest Train0h 47m
Trains Per Day13
Train Lines4

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Martinez to Oakland 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 Martinez to Oakland?

In the last month, £5.53 was the average price of a train ticket from Martinez, CA to Oakland, 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 29 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around £4.90 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Martinez to Oakland?

The distance between Martinez and Oakland is approximately 17 miles, or 27 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 53 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 47 minutes. It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to Oakland.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Martinez to Oakland are the most crowded on Saturday. 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 Sunday 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 Martinez at 05:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 21:00. 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 Martinez to Oakland?

There are 13 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Martinez to Oakland.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Oakland to Martinez.

Which train should you take from Martinez to Oakland?

There are 4 train lines with service from Martinez, California to Oakland, California. Amtrak Capitol Corridor is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 7 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak10h 59m£6.28
Amtrak Capitol Corridor70h 50m£6.48
Amtrak Coast Starlight11h 1m£11.98
Amtrak San Joaquins40h 58m£5.40

Where is the train station in Martinez?

There is one train station in Martinez:

  • 601 Marina Vista Ave

Where is the train station in Oakland?

Oakland receives travelers from Martinez at its two active train stations:

  • 245 Second St
  • Across San Leandro Blvd from BART station - 700 73rd Ave

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