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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Sacramento to Phoenix?

Lowest Price$141.00
Fastest Train24h 10m
Trains Per Day4
Train Lines1
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Sacramento-Phoenix Train Schedule

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Frequently Asked Questions

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

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets is to plan ahead and book your train travel early. In the past 30 days, $144.50 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Sacramento to Phoenix. By booking your trip 14 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $25.00 compared to a same-day fare.

How long is the train journey from Sacramento to Phoenix?

The distance between Sacramento and Phoenix is approximately 634 miles, or 1021 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 24 hours and 25 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 24 hours and 10 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 Sacramento to Phoenix 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 Sacramento at 6:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 6:00am. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

How many trains per day run from Sacramento to Phoenix?

There are 4 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Phoenix to Sacramento. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Sacramento to Phoenix for $82.00.

What train services are there from Sacramento to Phoenix?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Sacramento to Phoenix. However, there are 4 trains per day to choose from.
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak41d 0h 25m$155.50

Where is the train station in Sacramento?

There is one train station in Sacramento:

  • Valley Station - 401 I St

Where is the train station in Phoenix?

Phoenix receives travelers from Sacramento at its two active train stations:

  • Sky Harbor Apt, Terminal 4 Arrivals, Door 3
  • 2717 W Bell Rd

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