The distance between Portland to Sacramento is 483.69 miles or 778.22 km. A train trip from Portland to Sacramento typically takes 15 hours and 50 minutes. If you are looking to get to Sacramento faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak Coast Starlight. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 15 hours and 50 minutes to get from Portland to Sacramento.
Going from Portland to Sacramento by train takes over 15 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 Portland 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 Sunday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Portland to Sacramento route. Amtrak Coast Starlight offers the most scheduled departures between Portland 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 Portland to Sacramento, which start at $70.00.
Amtrak Coast Starlight train tickets from Portland to Sacramento start from $67.00, and on average cost $89.91. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Coast Starlight schedules to Sacramento. Amtrak Coast Starlight in Portland leaves from Union Station - 800 NW 6th Ave, And in Sacramento trains arrive at Valley Station - 401 I St,
From Portland to Sacramento train travel on Amtrak Coast Starlight takes 15 hours and 50 minutes.
If you are looking to travel to Sacramento on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Coast Starlight scheduled trip per day, which will cost $89.96 for a one-way weekend reservation from Portland.