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How much are train tickets from Martinez to Truckee?

Lowest Price$38.00
Fastest Train4h 1m
Trains Per Day2
Train Lines2
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Martinez-Truckee Train Schedule

Price trends for trains from Martinez to Truckee

Average prices by travel date

$45$30$15JulAug

Monthly average prices

$50$40$30$20$10SONDJFMAMJJA

Prices as travel date approaches

$50$40$30$20$103020100

train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Martinez, CA to Truckee, CA
5.0
Based on 1 reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
5.0
Staff
5.0
Value
3.0
Condition
5.0
Dennis
5.0
November 24, 2019Vacation
Pros
Calm, scenic,relaxing. Nice to get away from airports!
Cons
Can’t think of anything!
Tips
Try it!

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Martinez to Truckee 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 Martinez to Truckee?

Yes, there are trains that can take you the entire way from Martinez to Truckee. However, there are also some trips on this route that require you to board another vehicle, such as a bus or a shuttle, during your journey. This is worth paying attention to as you book your trip, since a direct train may be preferable for its speed and convenience.

What is the price of a train ticket from Martinez to Truckee?

In the last month, $40.50 was the average price of a train ticket from Martinez, CA to Truckee, CA. This is a good price that is inexpensive compared to most train fares. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 10 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $4.43 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Martinez to Truckee?

The distance between Martinez and Truckee is approximately 139 miles, or 223 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 4 hours and 24 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 4 hours and 1 minute.

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 Martinez to Truckee are the most crowded on Friday. 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 Thursday 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 Martinez at 8:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 9:00am. 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 Martinez to Truckee?

Trains leave the station in Martinez twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. One of these is a direct train, which will typically get you to Truckee faster. While it might still have stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains during your trip.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Truckee to Martinez.

Which train should you take from Martinez to Truckee?

2 train services operate from Martinez, California to Truckee, California. However, each train line only offers one daily trip.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak14h 5m$43.00
Amtrak California Zephyr14h 44m$38.69

Where is the train station in Martinez?

There is one train station in Martinez:

  • 601 Marina Vista Ave

Where is the train station in Truckee?

Truckee has one train station:

  • 10065 Donner Pass Rd

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