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Yosemite Valley-Sacramento Train Timetable

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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Yosemite Valley to Sacramento?

Lowest Price€24.68
Fastest Train5h 3m
Trains Per Day12
Train Lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Yosemite Valley 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.

Can you take a train all the way from Yosemite Valley to Sacramento?

While the train is the main method of transportation from Yosemite Valley to Sacramento, it will only take you part of the way there. Please note that part of your trip will be on a different vehicle, most commonly a bus or express shuttle.

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

In the last month, €24.68 was the average price of a train ticket from Yosemite Valley, CA to Sacramento, CA. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You are more likely to find a ticket at this price or lower if you book online in advance of your travel date.

How long is the train journey from Yosemite Valley to Sacramento?

The distance between Yosemite Valley and Sacramento is approximately 118 miles, or 190 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 5 hours and 36 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 5 hours and 3 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.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Yosemite Valley to Sacramento are the most crowded on Sunday. 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 Yosemite Valley at 08:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 17:00. 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 Yosemite Valley to Sacramento?

There are 12 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

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

Which train should you take from Yosemite Valley to Sacramento?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Yosemite Valley, California to Sacramento, California. However, there are 12 trains per day to choose from.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak125h 36m€24.68

Where is the train station in Yosemite Valley?

Yosemite Valley has 3 stations where passengers can board the train to Sacramento:

  • 9010 Curry Village Drive
  • Camp 4
  • Yosemite Valley Visitors Center

Where is the train station in Sacramento?

Sacramento receives travelers from Yosemite Valley at its two active train stations:

  • Valley Station - 401 I St
  • 1389 10th Street 10th and N Streets

Price trends for trains from Yosemite Valley to Sacramento

Monthly average prices

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