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How much are train tickets from Oakland to Santa Rosa?

Lowest Price$14.75
Fastest Train3h 39m
Trains Per Day2
Train Lines1
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Oakland-Santa Rosa Train Schedule

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Price trends for trains from Oakland to Santa Rosa

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Oakland to Santa Rosa 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 Oakland to Santa Rosa?

While the train is the main method of transportation from Oakland to Santa Rosa, it will only take you part of the way there. Please note that part of your trip will be on a different vehicle, most commonly a bus or express shuttle.

What is the price of a train ticket from Oakland to Santa Rosa?

In the last month, $14.75 was the average price of a train ticket from Oakland, CA to Santa Rosa, CA. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 11 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $8.50 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Oakland to Santa Rosa?

The distance between Oakland and Santa Rosa is approximately 50 miles, or 81 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 6 hours and 24 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 39 minutes.

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 Oakland to Santa Rosa are the most crowded on Thursday. 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 Monday 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 Oakland at 7:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 11:00am. 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 Oakland to Santa Rosa?

Trains leave the station in Oakland twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. However, there are no direct trains. This means that you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train at some point during your journey. You will need to remember to bring your carry-on luggage with you when you change trains. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Santa Rosa to Oakland. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Oakland to Santa Rosa for $25.00.

Which train should you take from Oakland to Santa Rosa?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Oakland, California to Santa Rosa, California. The schedule is relatively limited as the train only runs twice a day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak26h 25m$19.45

Where is the train station in Oakland?

There are two stations in Oakland where you can board the train to Santa Rosa:

  • 245 Second St
  • Across San Leandro Blvd from BART station - 700 73rd Ave

Where is the train station in Santa Rosa?

Santa Rosa has one train station:

  • 917 Edwards Ave

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