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Bakersfield, CA to Sacramento, CA by train

The journey from Bakersfield, CA to Sacramento, CA by train is 260.67 mi and takes 5 hr 50 min. There are 16 connections per day, with the first departure at 1:00 AM and the last at 11:12 PM. It is possible to travel from Bakersfield, CA to Sacramento, CA by train for as little as $34.15 or as much as $63.11. The best price for this journey is $34.15.

Lowest Price$34.15
Journey Duration5 hr 50 min
Connection per Day16
Lowest Price$34.15
Highest Price$63.11
First Departure1:00 AM
Last Departure11:12 PM
Distance260.67 mi
DepartureBakersfield, CA
ArrivalSacramento, CA
CarriersAmtrak

Bakersfield, CA to Sacramento, CA Train Times

Departure date
Tuesday, May 28, 2024

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How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Bakersfield, CA to Sacramento, CA?

On average, a train ticket from Bakersfield, CA to Sacramento, CA will cost you $41.96. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as $34.15. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Bakersfield, CA to Sacramento, CA. On average, though, you'll pay about $41.96 for a train ticket. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

How much time will it take to go from Bakersfield, CA to Sacramento, CA by train?

The journey between Bakersfield, CA and Sacramento, CA by train is approximately 260.67 mi. It will take you more or less 5 hr 50 min to complete this journey. This average figure does not take into account any delays that might arise on your route in exceptional circumstances. If you are planning to make a connection or operating on a tight schedule, give yourself plenty of time. The journey between Bakersfield, CA and Sacramento, CA by train usually takes 5 hr 50 min to cover a distance of 260.67 mi. The shortest journey from Bakersfield, CA to Sacramento, CA will take you 5 hr 5 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Sacramento, CA quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

When traveling from Bakersfield, CA to Sacramento, CA by train, which stations can I use?

You can depart from Bakersfield, CA at stations such as Bakersfield Chambela,Downtown Bakersfield. At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Sacramento, CA at the following stations: 3333 Fruitridge Road,Sacramento, Underpass Bus Loading Zone (2351 6th St),Sacramento (Midtown - 29th/K). Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in Bakersfield, CA and Sacramento, CA. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many journeys from Bakersfield, CA to Sacramento, CA are there every day?

You will be able to travel from Bakersfield, CA to Sacramento, CA using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 16 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Bakersfield, CA to Sacramento, CA using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 2 direct connections from Bakersfield, CA to Sacramento, CA each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 14 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Bakersfield, CA to Sacramento, CA. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Bakersfield, CA to Sacramento, CA
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Bakersfield, CA to Sacramento, CA.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Bakersfield, CA to Sacramento, CA, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Bakersfield, CA to Sacramento, CA.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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The cheapest Bakersfield, CA - Sacramento, CA train tickets can be found for as low as $30.01 if you’re lucky, or $77.22 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $109.96.

Find the best day to travel to Sacramento, CA by train

When travelling to Sacramento, CA by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

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Bakersfield, CA to Sacramento, CA CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
29.37kg
Bus
31.46kg
Flight
83.9kg
Car
67.12kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Bakersfield, CA to Sacramento, CA by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Bakersfield, CA and Sacramento, CA are 29.37kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Bakersfield, CA and Sacramento, CA? By taking the train between Bakersfield, CA and Sacramento, CA you will save 54.53kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 2.09kg compared to a bus and 37.75kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Bakersfield, CA to Sacramento, CA?
A train ticket from Bakersfield, CA to Sacramento, CA is $41.96. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $34.15.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Bakersfield, CA to Sacramento, CA?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Bakersfield, CA to Sacramento, CA is $34.15. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Bakersfield, CA and Sacramento, CA by train?
Bakersfield, CA to Sacramento, CA is 260.67 mi.
How long does the train between Bakersfield, CA and Sacramento, CA take?
Bakersfield, CA to Sacramento, CA is on average 5 hr 50 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 5 hr 5 min.
How many train connections per day go from Bakersfield, CA to Sacramento, CA?
Bakersfield, CA to Sacramento, CA has 16 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Bakersfield, CA to Sacramento, CA leave?
The earliest train from Bakersfield, CA to Sacramento, CA departs at 1:00 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Bakersfield, CA to Sacramento, CA depart?
The latest train from Bakersfield, CA to Sacramento, CA departs at 11:12 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Bakersfield, CA to Sacramento, CA in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $34.15 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Bakersfield, CA to Sacramento, CA?
There are on average 2 direct connection(s) from Bakersfield, CA to go to Sacramento, CA.
What's the fastest journey time between Bakersfield, CA to Sacramento, CA by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Bakersfield, CA and Sacramento, CA is 5 hr 5 min.
Is there a direct train from Bakersfield, CA to Sacramento, CA?
Yes, there is a direct train between Bakersfield, CA and Sacramento, CA.
What are the CO2 emissions for Bakersfield, CA to Sacramento, CA by train?
The train journey from Bakersfield, CA to Sacramento, CA creates 29.37kg of CO2 emissions.

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