Cheap Oakland to Petaluma train tickets


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How to find cheap train tickets from Oakland to Petaluma ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Oakland to Petaluma 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 Oakland to Petaluma was $28.46. 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 Oakland to Petaluma ? How far is Oakland to Petaluma ?

The distance between Oakland to Petaluma is 35.67 miles or 57.38 km. A train trip from Oakland to Petaluma typically takes 3 hours, If you are looking to get to Petaluma faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 1 hour and 57 minutes to get from Oakland to Petaluma.

A train getaway to Petaluma 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 Petaluma before you have to hop on the train back to Oakland. Ideally, you should plan for at least a two-day trip to Petaluma. It would be perfect for a weekend getaway.

On Sunday trains from Oakland to Petaluma 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 Oakland to Petaluma

Typically there are 6 schedules to compare for your trip to Petaluma. One train carrier operates regular service on the Oakland to Petaluma route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Oakland to Petaluma, usually offering 6 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Oakland to Petaluma, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

One train carrier connects Oakland to Petaluma


Amtrak train tickets from Oakland to Petaluma start from $28.00, and on average cost $28.53. Daily there are 6 Amtrak schedules to Petaluma. Amtrak in Oakland leaves from Across San Leandro Blvd from BART station - 700 73rd Ave and one other station. And in Petaluma trains arrive at Reg Library - 100 Fairgrounds Dr,

From Oakland to Petaluma train travel on Amtrak takes 3 hours and 22 minutes. If you are looking to get to Petaluma 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 6 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $28.63 for a one-way train ticket to Petaluma.

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There are 2 different stations that serve train trips to Petaluma that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. The busiest departure station in Oakland serving this route is Across San Leandro Blvd from BART station - 700 73rd Ave, 245 Second St.
  • Across San Leandro Blvd from BART station - 700 73rd Ave
  • 245 Second St
There is one train station where trains arrive in Petaluma from Oakland., The busiest departure station in Oakland serving this route is Reg Library - 100 Fairgrounds Dr.
  • Reg Library - 100 Fairgrounds Dr