Cheap train tickets from Oceanside to Sacramento


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Lowest Price$56.00
Fastest10h 53m
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Users that traveled with Amtrak report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
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May 31, 2019Visiting friends
I liked all of the above elements, I liked that it got me where I needed to go, and that employees were friendly and helpful. Trains are great.
When I got started my trip, the Bakersfield train was already delayed and the times on my ticket had changed, but no one talked with me about the delay or any changes that might cause. This caused a problem on the last leg of the trip when I wasn't sure what time my bus...More
Always check your timing and destination with the bus driver or conductor. Things can always change.

How do you find cheap train tickets from Oceanside to Sacramento?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Oceanside to Sacramento 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 Oceanside to Sacramento was $68.80. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 26 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $12.96 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 ride from Oceanside to Sacramento?

The distance between Oceanside and Sacramento is approximately 437.76 miles, or 704.33 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 13 hours and 7 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 10 hours and 53 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.

What's the best day to take the train from Oceanside to Sacramento?

If you want to avoid a crowded train, Tuesday is the best day to travel as it is the least busy day for trains from Oceanside to Sacramento.

In contrast, the busiest train day of the week is usually Wednesday. If you are planning to book travel for Wednesday, make sure to book your train tickets well in advance as they may sell out and you may find trains more full than usual.

Amtrak has the most connections between Oceanside to Sacramento

Typically there are 13 schedules to compare for your trip to Sacramento. One train carrier operates regular service on the Oceanside to Sacramento route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Oceanside to Sacramento, usually offering 13 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Oceanside to Sacramento, 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.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Oceanside to Sacramento, which start at $96.00.

One train company connects Oceanside to Sacramento


Amtrak train tickets from Oceanside to Sacramento start from $55.50, and on average cost $79.51. Daily there are 13 Amtrak schedules to Sacramento. Amtrak in Oceanside leaves from Oceanside Transit Ctr - 235 S Tremont St, And in Sacramento trains arrive at Valley Station - 401 I St and one other train station.

From Oceanside to Sacramento train travel on Amtrak takes 13 hours and 7 minutes. If you are looking to get to Sacramento faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 10 hours and 53 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 13 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $80.37 for a one-way train ticket to Sacramento.

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Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Oceanside on their way to Sacramento. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Oceanside are:
  • Oceanside Transit Ctr - 235 S Tremont St
There are 2 different stations where trains arrive to in Sacramento. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination. These are the busiest arriving stations in Sacramento:
  • Valley Station - 401 I St
  • 1389 10th Street 10th and N Streets