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About Emeryville

Emeryville is the true hometown of Nemo, Buzz, and Mike Wazowski-- or at least the hometown of Pixar, the studio that created them. Located in Alameda County, right next to San Francisco, Emeryville is considered one of California's best residential areas. Locals of Emeryville enjoy a dense urban vibe, with numerous bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks.

If you love food, visit one of the most exquisite restaurants in Emeryville. The Old Stamp House is a restaurant where every crew member wants you to have a great time on each food course. They show incredible food knowledge and appreciation, as well as where and how the food was sourced.

There are almost limitless ways of transport, from bikes and buses to taxis, trains, and planes. Amtrak has multiple lines that stop in Emeryville, including the California Zephyr, Coast Starlight, and Capitol Corridor, on the way to cities like San Francisco, Sacramento, and even Chicago. San Francisco International Airport and Oakland International Airport are the two major international airports that serve Emeryville and are only 25 and 10 miles away, respectively.

What train companies travel to Emeryville, California?

Located in California, Emeryville is accessible by train from 50 other cities. You can choose from 321 daily scheduled trips when you search for trains to Emeryville on Wanderu. Amtrak usually has the most trains on any given day.

Looking for other ways to get there? Bus tickets to Emeryville are also available.

Train companies serving Emeryville

TrainRoutesAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak3371d 0h 14m$213.20
Amtrak California Zephyr291d 9h 40m$314.50
Amtrak Coast Starlight278h 21m$98.06
Amtrak Capitol Corridor150h 59m$18.96
Amtrak San Joaquins143h 25m$25.64
  • Amtrak is the largest passenger railroad service in America, offering daily intercity trains to hundreds of destinations across the contiguous United States, as well as several cities in Canada. Every Amtrak train comes equipped with comfortable seats with extra legroom, as well as several four-seat areas with tables in the middle. In addition, each car has a freshly cleaned restroom, free WiFi and power outlets at every seat. There are also snack bars where you can purchase drinks or food during your journey.

  • Amtrak California Zephyr is one of the longest train routes in the United States, spanning from Chicago to Emeryville. With views of the Colorado and Mississippi rivers, the Sierra Nevada mountains, and the Rockies, it highlights some of the most stunning views the US has.

  • The Amtrak Coast Starlight is a service provided by Amtrak that connects Seattle, Portland, San Francisco, and Los Angeles on the US Pacific coast. The full journey winds through the Cascade Mountains, perfectly clipped vineyards, and dense coastal forest, allowing passengers to get a glimpse of the US west coast while enjoying air-conditioned cars, power outlets, complimentary onboard WiFi, and snacks.

  • Since 1991, Capitol Corridor has connected Auburn to San Jose, with stops in Sacramento, Oakland, Berkeley, and 15 other cities in Northern California. The route's convenient transport to various cities includes breathtaking scenery guaranteed to help pass the time. Each train offers onboard WiFi and a cafe car for the comfort of passengers, as well as ample bicycle and luggage storage.

  • After becoming a permanent Amtrak rail route in 1974, the San Joaquins has offered train services throughout California and the San Joaquin Valley. The line runs daily from the San Francisco Bay Area to Bakersfield, with many stops in between, including Martinez and Modesto. Although Amtrak San Joaquins is one of the nation's busiest routes, it is renowned for being impeccably clean and safe, with passenger comfort remaining the carrier's highest priority. Most of the trains on this line are equipped with lavatories, onboard WiFi, disabled access, and personal power outlets, ensuring a comfortable journey for every passenger.

Which train carrier has the best service to Emeryville?

Based on customers travel reviews, travelers who booked on Wanderu rave about traveling to Emeryville by train with Amtrak Capitol Corridor giving them a 4.8 rating out of 5.

Travelers also mentioned that Amtrak California Zephyr had the most comfortable train service to Emeryville taking into account the seats and amenities that Amtrak California Zephyr offers. They rate Amtrak California Zephyr a 4.5 out of 5 when it comes to just how relaxing and enjoyable their experience was onboard.

If you are looking to arrive to Emeryville punctually, travelers suggest that Amtrak Capitol Corridor has the best on time performance on their train schedules to Emeryville, rating them a 5 based on their on time arrivals.

Frequently Asked Questions

$4.00 is the cheapest price for a train ticket to Emeryville, according to recent searches on Wanderu. You can use our search to check if this price is currently available on trains from your city to Emeryville. In the last month, trains from Oakland to Emeryville had the lowest average price at $7.94.

The main train station in Emeryville is 5885 Horton St. As the busiest station, it has the most train arrivals, although some trains may make other stops in and around Emeryville.

The closest airport to Emeryville is Metropolitan Oakland Intl Airport (OAK), it is located 8.4 miles from the city center of Emeryville.
Emeryville ranks number 6 among most popular train destinations in the region. It also ranks number 47 in United States. Emeryville ranks number 3 in the region in terms of the number of destinations that connect to Emeryville via train service. On average 216 direct daily train trips serve Emeryville.
The population of Emeryville is 11694. Emeryville ranks number 76 in terms of population in California and number 403 in all of United States.
Train tickets to Emeryville range from $4 for a short trip to Emeryville, while a 60 to 200 mile train trip to Emeryville starts at , and a longer trip by train to Emeryville can be as cheap as . Looking to travel across state or province lines? A trip from out of your region will be as low as $48.
Solo travelers choose to travel by train to Emeryville for its affordable fares and because of the safe and convenient experience that they note in their reviews.
The closest train station to the city center of Emeryville is 5885 Horton St, located just 0.7 miles away. Select 5885 Horton St as your arrival if your plans call for exploring the downtown area of Emeryville. Search on Wanderu and in the search results you can filter travel options by arriving or departing station.

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