Cheap Modesto to Oakland  train tickets

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How much are Modesto to Oakland train tickets?

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How to find cheap train tickets from Modesto to Oakland ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Modesto 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 Modesto to Oakland was $21.50. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 0 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $0.00 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 Modesto to Oakland ? How far is Modesto to Oakland ?

The distance between Modesto to Oakland is 70.61 miles or 113.61 km. A train trip from Modesto to Oakland typically takes 3 hours, 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 2 hours and 21 minutes to get from Modesto to Oakland.

A train getaway to Oakland clocks in at less than 4 hours, station to station. If you plan ahead and get an early start, a day trip could be possible depending on the schedules for that day, but you will be limited on the time you can spend in Oakland before you have to hop on the train back to Modesto. Ideally, you should plan for at least a two-day trip to Oakland. It would be perfect for a weekend getaway.

On Wednesday trains from Modesto 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 Tuesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Modesto to Oakland

Typically there are 9 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 Modesto 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 Modesto to Oakland, which start at $25.00.

Modesto to Oakland is served by 2 train carriers

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Modesto to Oakland start from $29.00, and on average cost $35.15. Daily there are 5 Amtrak schedules to Oakland. Amtrak in Modesto leaves from 1700 Held Dr, And in Oakland trains arrive at 245 Second St and one other train station.

From Modesto to Oakland train travel on Amtrak takes 4 hours and 36 minutes. If you are looking to get to Oakland faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 0 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $34.14 for a one-way train ticket to Oakland.

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Avg. Time
4h 36m
Avg. Price
$35.15

Amtrak San Joaquins

Amtrak San Joaquins train tickets from Modesto to Oakland start from $21.50, and on average cost $22.17. Daily there are 4 Amtrak San Joaquins schedules to Oakland. Amtrak San Joaquins in Modesto leaves from 1700 Held Dr, And in Oakland trains arrive at 245 Second St,

From Modesto to Oakland train travel on Amtrak San Joaquins takes 2 hours and 23 minutes. If you are looking to get to Oakland faster, Amtrak San Joaquins offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 0 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak San Joaquins offers 5 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $21.77 for a one-way train ticket to Oakland.

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Extra legroom
Power outlet
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Avg. Time
2h 23m
Avg. Price
$22.17

Plan your next adventure:

There is one train station from which trains depart Modesto on their way to Oakland. The busiest departure station in Modesto serving this route is 1700 Held Dr.
  • 1700 Held Dr
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 Modesto 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