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Sacramento to Oakland train - cost & duration

Cheapest price$25.00
Shortest Duration2h 0m
Trips per day24
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How to book cheap Sacramento to Oakland train tickets?

The best way to get deals on train tickets from Sacramento to Oakland is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from Sacramento to Oakland were $29.05. By booking 14 days out, tickets are on average $4.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by train from Sacramento to Oakland?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Sacramento to Oakland by train is at 6:00 AM on Thursday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 7:00 AM on Monday is when the fewest number of train tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the train departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

Amtrak Capitol Corridor from Sacramento to Oakland has the most daily schedules

On average there are 24 train trips per day. Amtrak Capitol Corridor has the most options for departures from Sacramento to Oakland, with an average of 23 trips per day and 462 monthly trips. 3 train carriers currently travel from Sacramento to Oakland. Of the 24 trips there are 24 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Traveling by Bus from Sacramento to Oakland starts at $9.00.

3 carriers offer Sacramento to Oakland train trips

Amtrak

Book Amtrak from Sacramento to Oakland from $32.50. There are 1 Amtrak schedules from Sacramento to Oakland and you can expect on average to pay $36.81 for a Amtrak ticket to Oakland. In Sacramento, Amtrak departs to Oakland from Valley Station - 401 I St and no other station. In Oakland, Amtrak arrives at Across San Leandro Blvd from BART station - 700 73rd Ave and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak from Sacramento to Oakland takes 2 hours and 27 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak trip will get you to Oakland in 2 hours and 0 minutes,

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Avg. Time
2h 27m
Avg. Price
$36.81

Amtrak Capitol Corridor

Book Amtrak Capitol Corridor from Sacramento to Oakland from $29.00. There are 23 Amtrak Capitol Corridor schedules from Sacramento to Oakland and you can expect on average to pay $29.00 for a Amtrak Capitol Corridor ticket to Oakland. In Sacramento, Amtrak Capitol Corridor departs to Oakland from Valley Station - 401 I St and no other station. In Oakland, Amtrak Capitol Corridor arrives at 245 Second St and 1 other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Capitol Corridor from Sacramento to Oakland takes 1 hours and 55 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Capitol Corridor offers 19 trips per day and you could expect to pay $29.00 for a weekend getaway trip to Oakland.

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Extra legroom
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Avg. Time
1h 55m
Avg. Price
$29.00

Amtrak Coast Starlight

Book Amtrak Coast Starlight from Sacramento to Oakland from $25.00. There are 1 Amtrak Coast Starlight schedules from Sacramento to Oakland and you can expect on average to pay $29.87 for a Amtrak Coast Starlight ticket to Oakland. In Sacramento, Amtrak Coast Starlight departs to Oakland from Valley Station - 401 I St and no other station. In Oakland, Amtrak Coast Starlight arrives at 245 Second St and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Coast Starlight from Sacramento to Oakland takes 2 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Coast Starlight offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $30.99 for a weekend getaway trip to Oakland.

Restroom
Snacks
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Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
2h 0m
Avg. Price
$29.87

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the train line you travel with, your options include one station that has train departures from Sacramento. Most train trips to Oakland will depart from Valley Station - 401 I St.
  • Valley Station - 401 I St
Train trips arrive in Oakland at 2 stations, depending on which train line you are traveling with. 245 Second St, Across San Leandro Blvd from BART station - 700 73rd Ave are the main train stations in Oakland for trips arriving from Sacramento.
  • 245 Second St
  • Across San Leandro Blvd from BART station - 700 73rd Ave