Cheap Reno to Sacramento  train tickets


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How to find cheap train tickets from Reno to Sacramento ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Reno to Sacramento 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 Reno to Sacramento was $40.85. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 19 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $22.42 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 Reno to Sacramento ? How far is Reno to Sacramento ?

The distance between Reno to Sacramento is 111.51 miles or 179.41 km. A train trip from Reno to Sacramento typically takes 5 hours and 37 minutes. If you are looking to get to Sacramento faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak California Zephyr. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 5 hours and 37 minutes to get from Reno to Sacramento.

Going from Reno to Sacramento by train takes over 5 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 Reno to Sacramento 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 Thursday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak California Zephyr has the most connections between Reno to Sacramento

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Reno to Sacramento route. Amtrak California Zephyr offers the most scheduled departures between Reno to Sacramento, usually offering one departure per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Sacramento with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Reno to Sacramento, which start at $10.00.

One train carrier connects Reno to Sacramento

Amtrak California Zephyr

Amtrak California Zephyr train tickets from Reno to Sacramento start from $38.00, and on average cost $45.80. Daily there are 1 Amtrak California Zephyr schedules to Sacramento. Amtrak California Zephyr in Reno leaves from 280 N Center St, And in Sacramento trains arrive at Valley Station - 401 I St,

From Reno to Sacramento train travel on Amtrak California Zephyr takes 5 hours and 38 minutes. If you are looking to get to Sacramento faster, Amtrak California Zephyr offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 5 hours and 37 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Sacramento on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak California Zephyr scheduled trip per day, which will cost $46.67 for a one-way weekend reservation from Reno.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Reno on their way to Sacramento. The busiest departure station in Reno serving this route is 280 N Center St.
  • 280 N Center St
There is one train station where trains arrive in Sacramento from Reno., The busiest departure station in Reno serving this route is Valley Station - 401 I St.
  • Valley Station - 401 I St