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How much are train tickets from Sacramento to Emeryville?

Lowest Price$25.00
Fastest Train1h 35m
Trains Per Day8
Train Lines3
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train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for Sacramento to Emeryville
Based on 6 reviews

Based on 6 reviews
Users that traveled with Amtrak Capitol Corridor report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 33 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
December 16, 2019Visiting family
Pleasant and stress free
Couldn’t get my WiFi to work
October 5, 2019Visiting friends
Reliable transportation. Varied departure and arrival times to choose from (both legs of the trip).
Better signage at the station.
I would recommend using the Amtrak train to travel to and from Sacramento and SF. This was my first trip and I will definitely do so again.
August 24, 2019Visiting family
I don’t drive

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Sacramento to Emeryville 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. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.

In order to keep their 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 Sacramento to Emeryville?

Yes, there are trains that can take you the entire way from Sacramento to Emeryville. However, there are also some trips on this route that require you to board another vehicle, such as a bus or a shuttle, during your journey. This is worth paying attention to as you book your trip, since a direct train may be preferable for its speed and convenience.

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

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, $28.49 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Sacramento to Emeryville. By booking your trip 17 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $1.01 compared to a same-day fare.

How long is the train journey from Sacramento to Emeryville?

The distance between Sacramento and Emeryville is approximately 67 miles, or 108 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 1 hour 37 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour 35 minutes. As a relatively short ride, taking the train is an easy way to travel between these two cities.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Sacramento to Emeryville are the most crowded on Tuesday. 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 4:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 5:00pm. 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 Emeryville?

There are 8 scheduled trains on most days. 8 of these are direct connections to Emeryville. While direct trains may still make stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains at any point. If you're looking to get to your destination faster, a direct train is the convenient and time-efficient choice.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Emeryville to Sacramento.

What train services are there from Sacramento to Emeryville?

There are 3 train lines with service from Sacramento to Emeryville. Amtrak Capitol Corridor is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 7 trains each day.
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak13h 30m$33.00
Amtrak Capitol Corridor71h 38m$29.00
Amtrak Coast Starlight11h 36m$26.67

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 Emeryville?

Emeryville has one train station:

  • 5885 Horton St

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