The distance between Sacramento and San Diego is 472.83 miles or 760.75 km. A train trip from Sacramento to San Diego typically takes 14 hours, If you are looking to get to San Diego faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 9 hours and 40 minutes to get from Sacramento to San Diego.
Going from Sacramento to San Diego by train takes over 14 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.
On Monday trains from Sacramento to San Diego 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 Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there are 18 schedules to compare for your trip to San Diego. One train carrier operates regular service on the Sacramento to San Diego route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Sacramento to San Diego, usually offering 18 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Sacramento to San Diego, 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 Sacramento to San Diego, which start at $31.00.
Amtrak train tickets from Sacramento to San Diego start from $75.00, and on average cost $83.48. Daily there are 18 Amtrak schedules to San Diego. Amtrak in Sacramento leaves from Valley Station - 401 I St, And in San Diego trains arrive at 1050 Kettner Blvd and one other train station.
From Sacramento to San Diego train travel on Amtrak takes 14 hours and 29 minutes. If you are looking to get to San Diego faster, Amtrak offers more express-schedule options with a travel time of 10 hours and 0 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 14 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $83.73 for a one-way train ticket to San Diego.