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Los Angeles, CA to Sacramento, CA by train

The journey from Los Angeles, CA to Sacramento, CA by train is 361.85 mi and takes 15 hr 46 min. There are 2 connections per day, with the first departure at 5:00 AM and the last at 10:00 PM. It is possible to travel from Los Angeles, CA to Sacramento, CA by train for as little as $55.03 or as much as $487.31. The best price for this journey is $55.03.

Lowest Price$55.03
Journey Duration15 hr 46 min
Connection per Day2
Lowest Price$55.03
Highest Price$487.31
First Departure5:00 AM
Last Departure10:00 PM
Distance361.85 mi
DepartureLos Angeles, CA
ArrivalSacramento, CA
CarriersAmtrak

Los Angeles, CA to Sacramento, CA Train Times

Departure date
Wednesday, Jun 19, 2024

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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Los Angeles, CA to Sacramento, CA?

The prices for train tickets from Los Angeles, CA to Sacramento, CA vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest train tickets from Los Angeles, CA to Sacramento, CA will cost $55.03. The average train ticket price is approximately $139.49. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Los Angeles, CA to Sacramento, CA. On average, though, you'll pay about $139.49 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 long does it take to get from Los Angeles, CA to Sacramento, CA by train?

The journey between Los Angeles, CA and Sacramento, CA by train is approximately 361.85 mi. It will take you more or less 15 hr 46 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. In order to get from Los Angeles, CA to Sacramento, CA faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Los Angeles, CA and Sacramento, CA will complete the journey in 11 hr 10 min. On average, it will take you about 15 hr 46 min to travel the 361.85 mi between Los Angeles, CA and Sacramento, CA.

Which stations can I use on the Los Angeles, CA to Sacramento, CA route?

You will be able to leave Los Angeles, CA by using stations such as Los Angeles (Americanstar),Los Angeles International Airport. These connect you to stations including Sacramento (Midtown - 29th/K),Sacramento, Underpass Bus Loading Zone (2351 6th St),3333 Fruitridge Road in Sacramento, CA. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in Los Angeles, CA or in Sacramento, CA, for your convenience while traveling.

How many times a day do departures from Los Angeles, CA leave for Sacramento, CA?

The route from Los Angeles, CA to Sacramento, CA is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Los Angeles, CA 2 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Los Angeles, CA to Sacramento, CA, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 1 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 1 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Los Angeles, 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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Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Los Angeles, CA to Sacramento, CA.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Los Angeles, 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 Los Angeles, 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 Los Angeles, CA - Sacramento, CA train tickets can be found for as low as $54.65 if you’re lucky, or $78.17 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $192.87.

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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Los Angeles, CA to Sacramento, CA CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
40.76kg
Bus
43.68kg
Flight
116.47kg
Car
93.17kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Los Angeles, CA to Sacramento, CA by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Los Angeles, CA and Sacramento, CA are 40.76kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Los Angeles, CA and Sacramento, CA? By taking the train between Los Angeles, CA and Sacramento, CA you will save 75.71kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 2.92kg compared to a bus and 52.41kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Los Angeles, CA to Sacramento, CA?
A train ticket from Los Angeles, CA to Sacramento, CA is $139.49. 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 $55.03.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Los Angeles, CA to Sacramento, CA?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Los Angeles, CA to Sacramento, CA is $55.03. 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 Los Angeles, CA and Sacramento, CA by train?
Los Angeles, CA to Sacramento, CA is 361.85 mi.
How long does the train between Los Angeles, CA and Sacramento, CA take?
Los Angeles, CA to Sacramento, CA is on average 15 hr 46 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 11 hr 10 min.
How many train connections per day go from Los Angeles, CA to Sacramento, CA?
Los Angeles, CA to Sacramento, CA has 2 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Los Angeles, CA to Sacramento, CA leave?
The earliest train from Los Angeles, CA to Sacramento, CA departs at 5:00 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 Los Angeles, CA to Sacramento, CA depart?
The latest train from Los Angeles, CA to Sacramento, CA departs at 10:00 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 Los Angeles, 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 $55.03 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 Los Angeles, CA to Sacramento, CA?
There are on average 1 direct connection(s) from Los Angeles, CA to go to Sacramento, CA.
What's the fastest journey time between Los Angeles, CA to Sacramento, CA by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Los Angeles, CA and Sacramento, CA is 11 hr 10 min.
Is there a direct train from Los Angeles, CA to Sacramento, CA?
Yes, there is a direct train between Los Angeles, CA and Sacramento, CA.
What are the CO2 emissions for Los Angeles, CA to Sacramento, CA by train?
The train journey from Los Angeles, CA to Sacramento, CA creates 40.76kg of CO2 emissions.

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