The distance between Salt Lake City to Sacramento is 532.44 miles or 856.66 km. A train trip from Salt Lake City to Sacramento typically takes 15 hours and 43 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 15 hours and 43 minutes to get from Salt Lake City to Sacramento.
Going from Salt Lake City 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 Saturday trains from Salt Lake City 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 Wednesday 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 Salt Lake City to Sacramento route. Amtrak California Zephyr offers the most scheduled departures between Salt Lake City 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 Salt Lake City to Sacramento, which start at $156.00.
Amtrak California Zephyr train tickets from Salt Lake City to Sacramento start from $74.00, and on average cost $84.78. Daily there are 1 Amtrak California Zephyr schedules to Sacramento. Amtrak California Zephyr in Salt Lake City leaves from 340 S 600 W, And in Sacramento trains arrive at Valley Station - 401 I St,
From Salt Lake City to Sacramento train travel on Amtrak California Zephyr takes 15 hours and 44 minutes. If you are looking to get to Sacramento faster, Amtrak California Zephyr offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 15 hours and 43 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 $85.43 for a one-way weekend reservation from Salt Lake City.