Train Oakland, CA - Saratoga Springs, NY prices from $242.37

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Oakland, CA to Saratoga Springs, NY by train

The journey from Oakland, CA to Saratoga Springs, NY by train is 2,542.56 mi and takes 95 hr 21 min. There are 4 connections per day, with the first departure at 1:55 AM and the last at 11:35 PM. It is possible to travel from Oakland, CA to Saratoga Springs, NY by train for as little as $242.37 or as much as $302.48. The best price for this journey is $242.37.

Lowest Price$242.37
Journey Duration95 hr 21 min
Connection per Day4
Lowest Price$242.37
Highest Price$302.48
First Departure1:55 AM
Last Departure11:35 PM
Distance2,542.56 mi
DepartureOakland, CA
ArrivalSaratoga Springs, NY
CarriersAmtrak

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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Oakland, CA to Saratoga Springs, NY?

When you're traveling from Oakland, CA to Saratoga Springs, NY, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $257.89. You might be able to find prices as low as $242.37, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Oakland, CA to Saratoga Springs, NY. On average, though, you'll pay about $257.89 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 will it take me to travel from Oakland, CA to Saratoga Springs, NY by train?

Traveling from Oakland, CA to Saratoga Springs, NY by train will usually take 95 hr 21 min. This journey covers a distance of 2,542.56 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 95 hr 21 min is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. The distance between Oakland, CA and Saratoga Springs, NY is around 2,542.56 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 95 hr 21 min. However, the fastest routes between Oakland, CA and Saratoga Springs, NY take 83 hr 15 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

Which stations can I use on the Oakland, CA to Saratoga Springs, NY route?

There are different options to choose from when traveling between Oakland, CA and Saratoga Springs, NY. You can start your journey in Oakland, CA at stations such as Oakland International Airport (OAK),West Oakland BART. These connect to stations including Saratoga Springs Station in Saratoga Springs, NY. There may not be a direct connection between all the stations in the two locations. Some providers will only serve a selection of the stations, and you may have to travel from one station to another in the same city after arrival to reach your ultimate destination. Virail will show you both all direct routes and any connecting services which you can take to get from Oakland, CA to Saratoga Springs, NY.

How many times a day do departures from Oakland, CA leave for Saratoga Springs, NY?

The exact number of journeys from Oakland, CA to Saratoga Springs, NY can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 4 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including . On particularly busy days, there can be up to departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Oakland, CA to Saratoga Springs, NY. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Oakland, CA to Saratoga Springs, NY varies, but in general, you can expect to find 0 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 4 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Oakland, CA to Saratoga Springs, NY. 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 Oakland, CA to Saratoga Springs, NY
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Oakland, CA to Saratoga Springs, NY.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Oakland, CA to Saratoga Springs, NY, 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 Oakland, CA to Saratoga Springs, NY.

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.

Find the best day to travel to Saratoga Springs, NY by train

When travelling to Saratoga Springs, NY 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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Oakland, CA to Saratoga Springs, NY CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
286.43kg
Bus
306.89kg
Flight
818.37kg
Car
654.7kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Oakland, CA to Saratoga Springs, NY by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Oakland, CA and Saratoga Springs, NY are 286.43kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Oakland, CA and Saratoga Springs, NY? By taking the train between Oakland, CA and Saratoga Springs, NY you will save 531.94kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 20.46kg compared to a bus and 368.27kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Oakland, CA to Saratoga Springs, NY?
A train ticket from Oakland, CA to Saratoga Springs, NY is $257.89. 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 $242.37.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Oakland, CA to Saratoga Springs, NY?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Oakland, CA to Saratoga Springs, NY is $242.37. 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 Oakland, CA and Saratoga Springs, NY by train?
Oakland, CA to Saratoga Springs, NY is 2,542.56 mi.
How long does the train between Oakland, CA and Saratoga Springs, NY take?
Oakland, CA to Saratoga Springs, NY is on average 95 hr 21 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 83 hr 15 min.
How many train connections per day go from Oakland, CA to Saratoga Springs, NY?
Oakland, CA to Saratoga Springs, NY has 4 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Oakland, CA to Saratoga Springs, NY leave?
The earliest train from Oakland, CA to Saratoga Springs, NY departs at 1:55 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 Oakland, CA to Saratoga Springs, NY depart?
The latest train from Oakland, CA to Saratoga Springs, NY departs at 11:35 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 Oakland, CA to Saratoga Springs, NY 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 $242.37 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.
What's the fastest journey time between Oakland, CA to Saratoga Springs, NY by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Oakland, CA and Saratoga Springs, NY is 83 hr 15 min.
Is there a direct train from Oakland, CA to Saratoga Springs, NY?
Yes, there is a direct train between Oakland, CA and Saratoga Springs, NY.
What are the CO2 emissions for Oakland, CA to Saratoga Springs, NY by train?
The train journey from Oakland, CA to Saratoga Springs, NY creates 286.43kg of CO2 emissions.

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