How to travel from Oakland, CA to Sacramento, CA

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Travel Information from Oakland, CA to Sacramento, CA

distanceDistance68 miles (109 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$11 - $30
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $11 (€9) • 1 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeBus • $11 (€9) • 1 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixBus or Amtrak

Take a train or bus to travel 68 miles (109 km) from Oakland, CA to Sacramento, CA. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are FlixBus or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Oakland, CA to Sacramento, CA.

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from Oakland, CA to Sacramento, CA

How to get from Oakland, CA to Sacramento, CA by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation
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The best way to travel from Oakland, CA to Sacramento, CA is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

FlixBus
09:55AM1h40
Oakland, CA
11:35AMSacramento, CA
$191One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
FlixBus
09:55AM1h40
Oakland, CA
11:35AMSacramento, CA
$191One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
Greyhound
07:00AM1h30
Oakland, CA
08:30AMSacramento, CA
$191One-way
0 transfers
Other options
Amtrak
09:57AM2h00
Oakland – Jack London Square station, Oakland, CA
11:57AMSacramento Valley Station, Sacramento, CA
$331One-way
0 transfers
Amtrak
12:17PM1h59
Oakland – Jack London Square station, Oakland, CA
02:16PMSacramento Valley Station, Sacramento, CA
$331One-way
0 transfers
Amtrak
07:24AM1h58
Oakland – Jack London Square station, Oakland, CA
09:22AMSacramento Valley Station, Sacramento, CA
$331One-way
0 transfers
FlixBus
09:55AM1h55
Oakland, CA
11:50AMSacramento, CA
$191One-way
0 transfers
Greyhound
01:35PM2h05
Oakland, CA
03:40PMSacramento, CA
$201One-way
0 transfers
FlixBus
02:40PM2h00
Oakland, CA
04:40PMSacramento, CA
$191One-way
0 transfers

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Find the best journey from Oakland to Sacramento with Amtrak, FlixBus and Greyhound. Comparing schedules and prices and booking the most affordable journey has never been easier with over 1000 travel companies on Omio.

Amtrak is the main travel company in the United States operating medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 US states as well as in 3 Canadian provinces. There are over 300 Amtrak travel running daily. With Amtrak you can travel by travel across the country and explore destinations near and far with routes such as the Northeast Regional connecting cities in the East Coast, the Coast Starlight connecting destinations up and down the West Coast, the Empire Builder connecting Chicago and Midwestern cities to the Northwest, and many more. Amtrak offers different class options suiting any budget, from Coach Class to Business Class, First Class, and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. There are several different ticket types including Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium for you to book for your next travel journey to Sacramento from Oakland.

    FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost travel companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance travel at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

      FAQs: Travel from Oakland, CA to Sacramento, CA

      FAQs: Travel 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 Oakland, CA to Sacramento, CA.
      FAQs

      There are 2 travel options between Oakland, CA and Sacramento, CA. You can take a train or bus.

      The cheapest way to go to Sacramento, CA from Oakland, CA is by taking a bus, which costs on average $11 (€9).

      This is compared to other ways of getting from Oakland, CA to Sacramento, CA:

      Taking a bus costs $19 (€16) less than taking a train, which costs on average $30 (€26) for the same trip.

      The fastest way from Oakland, CA to Sacramento, CA is by bus with an average journey time of 1 h 30 min.

      There are alternative travel options to Sacramento, CA that take longer:

      Train takes 1 h 51 min on average.

      The Oakland, CA to Sacramento, CA distance is around 68 miles (109 km).

      The average frequency per day from Oakland, CA to Sacramento, CA is:

      • 4 buses a day.
      • Around 12 trains per day.

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Oakland, CA and Sacramento, CA as scheduled services by train or bus can vary by season or day of the week.

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Oakland, CA to Sacramento, CA:

        The following travel companies offer services from Oakland, CA to Sacramento, CA:

        • Travel with FlixBus or Greyhound to go to Sacramento, CA by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find FlixBus Oakland, CA to Sacramento, CA tickets on Omio for $11 (€9).
        • Amtrak can get you to Sacramento, CA by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Amtrak from Oakland, CA to Sacramento, CA for $30 (€26) on Omio.

        Yes, there are direct services available from Oakland, CA to Sacramento, CA with the following travel companies:

        • 4 direct buses per day with FlixBus or Greyhound.
        • 12 direct trains per day with Amtrak.

        Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Sacramento, CA as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Sacramento, CA from Oakland, CA.

        Your trip from Oakland, CA to Sacramento, CA doesn't have to end in Sacramento, CA. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like San Francisco, CA, Los Angeles, CA, Reno, NV or Portland, OR. If you’d like to add San Francisco, CA, Los Angeles, CA, Reno, NV or Portland, OR to your Oakland, CA to Sacramento, CA tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Sacramento, CA today!

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