The distance between Sacramento to Santa Maria is 257.60 miles or 414.47 km. A train trip from Sacramento to Santa Maria typically takes 9 hours, If you are looking to get to Santa Maria faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 7 hours and 45 minutes to get from Sacramento to Santa Maria.
Going from Sacramento to Santa Maria by train takes over 9 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 Saturday trains from Sacramento to Santa Maria 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 Wednesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Amtrak train tickets from Sacramento to Santa Maria start from $46.00, and on average cost $56.80. Daily there are 5 Amtrak schedules to Santa Maria. Amtrak in Sacramento leaves from Valley Station - 401 I St, And in Santa Maria trains arrive at IHOP - 205 S Nicholson Ave,
From Sacramento to Santa Maria train travel on Amtrak takes 9 hours and 23 minutes. If you are looking to get to Santa Maria faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 8 hours and 0 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 5 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $56.50 for a one-way train ticket to Santa Maria.