Don't forget to buy food and drinks in advance if you need them: train stations do not always have shops, while onboard cafés are not always available and often very expensive.
For short distances like between Modesto, CA and Sacramento, CA, busses and carpooling are good alternatives to the train, thanks to their low costs. Also, busses have the advantage of getting to the smallest towns where the is no train station.
Which stations do the trains to Sacramento, CA leave from?
You can take the train to Sacramento, CA at Modesto, CA, which arrives at Sacramento, CA.
Travelling by train to Sacramento, CA from Modesto, CA: how many daily connections are there?
3 train connections exist to reach Sacramento, CA from Modesto, CA per day. Please be aware that among these connections there are 2 direct lines versus 1 routes which have at least one change. So select a ticket for a direct line if you would rather stay in the same train and avoid a change. However, although the trip is longer, if you want to travel between these cities at the last moment, choosing a route including one change or more could be better especially if there are too few connections.
What time do the trains to Sacramento, CA leave and how long is the journey?
The first train to Sacramento, CA leaves at 05:09, whereas the last one at 18:09. On average, the journey lasts 2 hours and 57 minutes, but with the fastest connections you will be in Sacramento, CA in 1 hour and 39 minutes.