Cheap Sacramento to Oakland train tickets

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How much are Sacramento to Oakland train tickets?

Lowest Price$29.00
Fastest1h 46m
Daily Schedules24
train carriers2
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Overall score for Sacramento to Oakland
5.0
Based on 3 reviews
Amtrak Capitol Corridor
5.0
Based on 2 reviews
Based on 2 reviewsOverviewUsers that traveled with Amtrak Capitol Corridor report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 50 percent of the time.Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
5.0
Staff
5.0
Value
4.5
Condition
5.0
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Lynx
5.0
September 13, 2019Business
Pros
Very comfortable
Cons
WiFi
Amtrak Coast Starlight
5.0
Based on 1 reviews
Based on 1 reviewsOverviewUsers that traveled with Amtrak Coast Starlight report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.0
Staff
5.0
Value
4.0
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Thomas
5.0
July 13, 2019Solo travel
Pros
Not having to drive.
Cons
When I booked the Amtrak I wanted to return by Amtrak but was dismayed to see my return was booked with Grayhound. Grayhound refused to refund my purchase through wanderu
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Don't make payment until your travel needs are met going and coming.

How to find cheap train tickets from Sacramento to Oakland ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Sacramento to Oakland 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 Sacramento to Oakland was $29.07. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 5 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $0.02 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 Sacramento to Oakland ? How far is Sacramento to Oakland ?

The distance between Sacramento to Oakland is 68.32 miles or 109.93 km. A train trip from Sacramento to Oakland typically takes 1 hour and 53 minutes. If you are looking to get to Oakland faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak Capitol Corridor. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 1 hour and 46 minutes to get from Sacramento to Oakland.

trains from Sacramento to Oakland average a travel time of under two hours, perfect for a day trip. That's just enough time to check your email, catch up with friends on chat and post a couple of jealousy-inducing pictures from your trip.

On Tuesday trains from Sacramento to Oakland 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 Sunday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak Capitol Corridor has the most connections between Sacramento to Oakland

Typically there are 24 schedules to compare for your trip to Oakland. On the route to Oakland 2 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak Capitol Corridor offers the most scheduled departures between Sacramento to Oakland, usually offering 23 trips per day. 24 train trips per day are direct connections to Oakland, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Sacramento to Oakland, which start at $9.00.

Sacramento to Oakland is served by 2 train carriers

Amtrak Capitol Corridor

Amtrak Capitol Corridor train tickets from Sacramento to Oakland start from $29.00, and on average cost $29.00. Daily there are 23 Amtrak Capitol Corridor schedules to Oakland. Amtrak Capitol Corridor in Sacramento leaves from Valley Station - 401 I St, And in Oakland trains arrive at 245 Second St and one other train station.

From Sacramento to Oakland train travel on Amtrak Capitol Corridor takes 1 hours and 54 minutes. If you are looking to get to Oakland faster, Amtrak Capitol Corridor offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 46 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Capitol Corridor offers 19 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $29.00 for a one-way train ticket to Oakland.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
1h 54m
Avg. Price
$29.00

Amtrak Coast Starlight

Amtrak Coast Starlight train tickets from Sacramento to Oakland start from $31.00, and on average cost $31.04. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Coast Starlight schedules to Oakland. Amtrak Coast Starlight in Sacramento leaves from Valley Station - 401 I St, And in Oakland trains arrive at 245 Second St,

From Sacramento to Oakland train travel on Amtrak Coast Starlight takes 2 hours and 0 minutes. If you are looking to get to Oakland faster, Amtrak Coast Starlight offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 46 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Oakland on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Coast Starlight scheduled trip per day, which will cost $31.00 for a one-way weekend reservation from Sacramento.

Restroom
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
2h 0m
Avg. Price
$31.04

Plan your next adventure:

There is one train station from which trains depart Sacramento on their way to Oakland. The busiest departure station in Sacramento serving this route is Valley Station - 401 I St.
  • Valley Station - 401 I St
There are 2 different stations where trains arrive to in Oakland. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination., The busiest departure station in Sacramento serving this route is 245 Second St, Across San Leandro Blvd from BART station - 700 73rd Ave.
  • 245 Second St
  • Across San Leandro Blvd from BART station - 700 73rd Ave