Cheap train tickets from Sacramento to Chico


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How much are train tickets from Sacramento to Chico?

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How do you find cheap train tickets from Sacramento to Chico?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Sacramento to Chico is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Sacramento to Chico was €16.36. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 6 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of €9.70 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train ride from Sacramento to Chico?

The distance between Sacramento and Chico is approximately 81.39 miles, or 130.96 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 1 hour and 49 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour and 48 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest day for trains from Sacramento to Chico?

On Friday trains from Sacramento to Chico are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak Coast Starlight has the most connections between Sacramento to Chico

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Sacramento to Chico route. Amtrak Coast Starlight offers the most scheduled departures between Sacramento to Chico, usually offering one departure per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Chico with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Sacramento to Chico, which start at €18.18.

One train company connects Sacramento to Chico

Amtrak Coast Starlight

Amtrak Coast Starlight train tickets from Sacramento to Chico start from €12.73, and on average cost €17.34. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Coast Starlight schedules to Chico. Amtrak Coast Starlight in Sacramento leaves from Valley Station - 401 I St, And in Chico trains arrive at 450 Orange St,

From Sacramento to Chico train travel on Amtrak Coast Starlight takes 1 hours and 50 minutes. If you are looking to get to Chico faster, Amtrak Coast Starlight offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 48 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Chico on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Coast Starlight scheduled trip per day, which will cost €17.97 for a one-way weekend reservation from Sacramento.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Sacramento on their way to Chico. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Sacramento are:
  • Valley Station - 401 I St
There is one train station where trains arrive in Chico from Sacramento. These are the busiest arriving stations in Chico:
  • 450 Orange St