Cheap train tickets from Stockton to Oakland

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How much are train tickets from Stockton to Oakland?

Lowest Price$10.00
Fastest1h 47m
Daily Schedules10
train companies2
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Users that traveled with Amtrak San Joaquins report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Stockton to Oakland?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Stockton 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 Stockton to Oakland was $17.10. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 10 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $6.41 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 ride from Stockton to Oakland?

The distance between Stockton and Oakland is approximately 54.53 miles, or 87.74 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 2 hours and 32 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour and 47 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest day for trains from Stockton to Oakland?

On Friday trains from Stockton 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 Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Stockton to Oakland

Typically there are 10 schedules to compare for your trip to Oakland. On the route to Oakland 2 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Stockton to Oakland, usually offering 5 trips per day. 4 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 Stockton to Oakland, which start at $24.00.

Here are the 2 train companies that operate from Stockton to Oakland

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Stockton to Oakland start from $10.00, and on average cost $23.23. Daily there are 5 Amtrak schedules to Oakland. Amtrak in Stockton leaves from 735 S San Joaquin St and one other station. And in Oakland trains arrive at 245 Second St and one other train station.

From Stockton to Oakland train travel on Amtrak takes 3 hours and 13 minutes. If you are looking to get to Oakland faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 47 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $18.57 for a one-way train ticket to Oakland.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
3h 13m
Avg. Price
$23.23

Amtrak San Joaquins

Amtrak San Joaquins train tickets from Stockton to Oakland start from $10.00, and on average cost $12.10. Daily there are 4 Amtrak San Joaquins schedules to Oakland. Amtrak San Joaquins in Stockton leaves from 735 S San Joaquin St, And in Oakland trains arrive at 245 Second St,

From Stockton to Oakland train travel on Amtrak San Joaquins takes 1 hours and 48 minutes. If you are looking to get to Oakland faster, Amtrak San Joaquins offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 47 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak San Joaquins offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $12.21 for a one-way train ticket to Oakland.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
1h 48m
Avg. Price
$12.10

Plan your next adventure

There are 2 different stations that serve train trips to Oakland that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Stockton are:
  • 735 S San Joaquin St
  • Cabral Station - 949 E Channel 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. These are the busiest arriving stations in Oakland:
  • 245 Second St
  • Across San Leandro Blvd from BART station - 700 73rd Ave