Cheap train tickets from Sacramento to Salt Lake City

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How much are train tickets from Sacramento to Salt Lake City?

Lowest Price€67.66
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Sacramento to Salt Lake City?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Sacramento to Salt Lake City 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 Salt Lake City was €79.72. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 29 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of €24.29 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 Salt Lake City?

The distance between Sacramento and Salt Lake City is approximately 532.44 miles, or 856.66 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 14 hours and 56 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 14 hours and 56 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 Salt Lake City?

On Tuesday trains from Sacramento to Salt Lake City 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 Thursday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak California Zephyr has the most connections between Sacramento to Salt Lake City

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Sacramento to Salt Lake City route. Amtrak California Zephyr offers the most scheduled departures between Sacramento to Salt Lake City, usually offering one departure per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Salt Lake City 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 Salt Lake City, which start at €72.18.

One train company connects Sacramento to Salt Lake City

Amtrak California Zephyr

Amtrak California Zephyr train tickets from Sacramento to Salt Lake City start from €67.66, and on average cost €91.61. Daily there are 1 Amtrak California Zephyr schedules to Salt Lake City. Amtrak California Zephyr in Sacramento leaves from Valley Station - 401 I St, And in Salt Lake City trains arrive at 340 S 600 W,

From Sacramento to Salt Lake City train travel on Amtrak California Zephyr takes 14 hours and 56 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Salt Lake City on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak California Zephyr scheduled trip per day, which will cost €99.36 for a one-way weekend reservation from Sacramento.

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Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Sacramento on their way to Salt Lake City. 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 Salt Lake City from Sacramento. These are the busiest arriving stations in Salt Lake City:
  • 340 S 600 W