San Jose, CA to Sacramento, CA train

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Cheap train tickets from San Jose, CA to Sacramento, CA

Showing times and prices for Jun 21

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from San Jose, CA to Sacramento, CA is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Amtrak
06:38PM3h32
San José Diridon Station, San Jose, CA
10:10PMSacramento Valley Station, Sacramento, CA
$221One-way
1 transfer
Cheapest
Amtrak
06:38PM3h22
San José Diridon Station, San Jose, CA
10:00PMSacramento, CA
$221One-way
1 transfer
2nd Cheapest
Amtrak
04:30AM4h52
San José Diridon Station, San Jose, CA
09:22AMSacramento Valley Station, Sacramento, CA
$431One-way
1 transfer
Amtrak
11:05AM3h11
San José Diridon Station, San Jose, CA
02:16PMSacramento Valley Station, Sacramento, CA
$451One-way
0 transfers
Amtrak
06:18AM3h04
San José Diridon Station, San Jose, CA
09:22AMSacramento Valley Station, Sacramento, CA
$451One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from San Jose, CA to Sacramento, CA

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, June 21
Amtrak
04:30AM4h52
San José Diridon Station, San Jose, CA
09:22AMSacramento Valley Station, Sacramento, CA
1 transfer
Amtrak
04:30AM5h42
San José Diridon Station, San Jose, CA
10:12AMSacramento Valley Station, Sacramento, CA
1 transfer
Amtrak
06:18AM3h04
San José Diridon Station, San Jose, CA
09:22AMSacramento Valley Station, Sacramento, CA
0 transfers
Amtrak
06:18AM3h54
San José Diridon Station, San Jose, CA
10:12AMSacramento Valley Station, Sacramento, CA
1 transfer
Amtrak
08:48AM3h09
San José Diridon Station, San Jose, CA
11:57AMSacramento Valley Station, Sacramento, CA
0 transfers
Amtrak
11:05AM3h11
San José Diridon Station, San Jose, CA
02:16PMSacramento Valley Station, Sacramento, CA
0 transfers
Amtrak
03:05PM3h01
San José Diridon Station, San Jose, CA
06:06PMSacramento Valley Station, Sacramento, CA
0 transfers
Amtrak
04:05PM3h05
San José Diridon Station, San Jose, CA
07:10PMSacramento Valley Station, Sacramento, CA
0 transfers
Amtrak
06:05PM3h05
San José Diridon Station, San Jose, CA
09:10PMSacramento Valley Station, Sacramento, CA
0 transfers
Amtrak
06:38PM3h32
San José Diridon Station, San Jose, CA
10:10PMSacramento Valley Station, Sacramento, CA
1 transfer
Amtrak
06:38PM3h22
San José Diridon Station, San Jose, CA
10:00PMSacramento, CA
1 transfer
Amtrak
07:58PM3h51
San José Diridon Station, San Jose, CA
11:49PMSacramento Valley Station, Sacramento, CA
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from San Jose, CA to Sacramento, CA

Showing times and prices for Jun 21

Fastest Journey

3 h 1 m

Average

3 h 39 m

Trains per day

12

Distance

143 km

Of the 12 trains that leave San Jose, CA for Sacramento, CA every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Amtrak
03:05PM3h01
San José Diridon Station, San Jose, CA
06:06PMSacramento Valley Station, Sacramento, CA
$451One-way
0 transfers
2nd Fastest
Amtrak
06:18AM3h04
San José Diridon Station, San Jose, CA
09:22AMSacramento Valley Station, Sacramento, CA
$451One-way
0 transfers
Amtrak
06:05PM3h05
San José Diridon Station, San Jose, CA
09:10PMSacramento Valley Station, Sacramento, CA
$451One-way
0 transfers
Amtrak
04:05PM3h05
San José Diridon Station, San Jose, CA
07:10PMSacramento Valley Station, Sacramento, CA
$451One-way
0 transfers
Amtrak
08:48AM3h09
San José Diridon Station, San Jose, CA
11:57AMSacramento Valley Station, Sacramento, CA
$451One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from San Jose, CA to Sacramento, CA

distanceDistance88 miles (142 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 1 min
priceAverage train ticket price$39 (€34)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

Trains from San Jose, CA to Sacramento, CA cover the 88 miles (142 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 1 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $39 (€34), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $21 (€19).

Train providers: Amtrak from San Jose, CA to Sacramento, CA trains

You can travel by train between San Jose, CA and Sacramento, CA with Amtrak for as low as $21 (€19). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

Amtrak is the main train company in the United States and operates medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 American states and 3 Canadian provinces. With over 300 Amtrak trains running daily, you can travel by train across America and explore destinations near and far. Take the Acela train for high-speed services connecting popular cities in the Northeast, the Coast Starlight to travel up and down the stunning West Coast or the Empire Builder to travel from Chicago to the Midwest and the Pacific Northwest among others. Amtrak offers different class options to suit any traveler’s budget with classes like Coach, Business, First and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. When you book your train journey to Sacramento, CA from San Jose, CA, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

San Jose, CA to Sacramento, CA train information with Amtrak:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 22 min
  • Cheapest Price: $21
  • Amtrak frequency: 9 a day

FAQs: Trains from San Jose, CA to Sacramento, CA

FAQs: Travel by train from San Jose, CA to Sacramento, CA easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from San Jose, CA to Sacramento, CA.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from San Jose, CA to Sacramento, CA can start from as little as $21 (€19) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for San Jose, CA to Sacramento, CA is $39 (€34); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from San Jose, CA to Sacramento, CA is 3 h 1 min   to travel the 88 mile (142 km) long journey, with around there are 7 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from San Jose, CA to Sacramento, CA leaves at 11: 30 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from San Jose, CA to Sacramento, CA leaves at 10: 05 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from San Jose, CA to Sacramento, CA without having to change trains with Amtrak. There are 6 direct trains from San Jose, CA to Sacramento, CA each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
For the best San Jose, CA to Sacramento, CA train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Amtrak. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Sacramento, CA from San Jose, CA to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 10: 05 PM.
A trip to Sacramento, CA from San Jose, CA is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 1 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from San Jose, CA to Sacramento, CA is February.
You have options as you can travel from San Jose, CA to Sacramento, CA 2 different ways: bus or train.

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