How to travel from Sacramento, CA to San Jose, CA

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Travel Information from Sacramento, CA to San Jose, CA

distanceDistance88 miles (142 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$3 - $26
fastestFastest modeTrain • $26 (€24) • 3 h 4 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Amtrak

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 88 miles (142 km) to San Jose, CA from Sacramento, CA. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Sacramento, CA to San Jose, CA.

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You can travel from Sacramento, CA to San Jose, CA 4 different ways: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to get from Sacramento, CA to San Jose, CA is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around $3 (€3) compared to other travel options to San Jose, CA:

A flight is $20 (€19) less than a bus for this journey with tickets for a bus from Sacramento, CA to San Jose, CA costing on average $23 (€22).

Taking a flight is about $23 (€21) less than taking a train, which costs on average $26 (€24) for this journey.

The quickest way to travel from Sacramento, CA to San Jose, CA is by train, which takes on average 3 h 4 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 3 h 45 min.

In comparison, going by flight can take 0 h 0 min   on average.

The distance is approximately 88 miles (142 km) from Sacramento, CA to San Jose, CA.

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

  • Around 2 buses per day.
  • 7 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to San Jose, CA from Sacramento, CA as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Sacramento, CA to San Jose, CA:

    If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Sacramento, CA to San Jose, CA, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

    • Travel with Flixbus for buses to San Jose, CA. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Sacramento, CA to San Jose, CA tickets on Omio for $23 (€22).
    • Travel with Amtrak for trains to San Jose, CA. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Amtrak Sacramento, CA to San Jose, CA tickets on Omio for $26 (€24).
    Looking to extend your trip from Sacramento, CA to San Jose, CA? Many Omio customers who go from Sacramento, CA to San Jose, CA usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Frankfurt am Main, Los Angeles or San Francisco, CA. If you're looking to explore Frankfurt am Main, Los Angeles or San Francisco, CA from San Jose, CA, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

    When planning your trip from Sacramento, CA to San Jose, CA, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

    • Bus tickets are costing $23 (€22) one way on average.
    • Plane tickets are costing on average $3 (€3) one way.
    • Train tickets cost $26 (€24) one way on average.

    However, we recommend buying tickets from Sacramento, CA to San Jose, CA online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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