Cheap Fresno to Oakland train tickets

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Lowest Price$23.00
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How to find cheap train tickets from Fresno to Oakland ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Fresno to Oakland 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 Fresno to Oakland was $32.58. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 12 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $9.02 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 journey from Fresno to Oakland ? How far is Fresno to Oakland ?

The distance between Fresno to Oakland is 155.67 miles or 250.47 km. A train trip from Fresno to Oakland typically takes 5 hours and 23 minutes. If you are looking to get to Oakland faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak San Joaquins. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 4 hours and 11 minutes to get from Fresno to Oakland.

Going from Fresno to Oakland by train takes over 5 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Tuesday trains from Fresno to Oakland 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 Sunday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Fresno to Oakland

Typically there are 10 schedules to compare for your trip to Oakland. On the route to Oakland 2 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Fresno to Oakland, usually offering 5 trips per day. 4 train trips per day are direct connections to Oakland, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Fresno to Oakland, which start at $19.00.

Fresno to Oakland is served by 2 train carriers

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Fresno to Oakland start from $27.00, and on average cost $40.75. Daily there are 5 Amtrak schedules to Oakland. Amtrak in Fresno leaves from Santa Fe Station - 2650 Tulare St, And in Oakland trains arrive at 245 Second St and one other train station.

From Fresno to Oakland train travel on Amtrak takes 6 hours and 26 minutes. If you are looking to get to Oakland faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 4 hours and 11 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 5 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $39.46 for a one-way train ticket to Oakland.

Restroom
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Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
6h 26m
Avg. Price
$40.75

Amtrak San Joaquins

Amtrak San Joaquins train tickets from Fresno to Oakland start from $23.00, and on average cost $28.73. Daily there are 4 Amtrak San Joaquins schedules to Oakland. Amtrak San Joaquins in Fresno leaves from Santa Fe Station - 2650 Tulare St, And in Oakland trains arrive at 245 Second St,

From Fresno to Oakland train travel on Amtrak San Joaquins takes 4 hours and 13 minutes. If you are looking to get to Oakland faster, Amtrak San Joaquins offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 4 hours and 11 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak San Joaquins offers 5 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $28.08 for a one-way train ticket to Oakland.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
4h 13m
Avg. Price
$28.73

Plan your next adventure:

There is one train station from which trains depart Fresno on their way to Oakland. The busiest departure station in Fresno serving this route is Santa Fe Station - 2650 Tulare St.
  • Santa Fe Station - 2650 Tulare St
There are 2 different stations where trains arrive to in Oakland. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination., The busiest departure station in Fresno serving this route is 245 Second St, Across San Leandro Blvd from BART station - 700 73rd Ave.
  • 245 Second St
  • Across San Leandro Blvd from BART station - 700 73rd Ave