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Best price $ 29.48
Journey duration 3 h 15 min
Connections per day 6
First departure 21:42
Last departure 17:46
Distance 88.9 mi

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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from San Jose, CA to Sacramento, CA?

Prices will vary when you travel from San Jose, CA to Sacramento, CA. On average, though, you'll pay about $ 40.97 for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as $ 29.48, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. 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.

Trains from San Jose, CA to Sacramento, CA

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

The distance between San Jose, CA and Sacramento, CA is around 88.9 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 3 h 15 min. However, the fastest routes between San Jose, CA and Sacramento, CA take 2 h 50 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.

What time are the departures from San Jose, CA to Sacramento, CA?

If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from San Jose, CA to Sacramento, CA leaving at 21:42. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 17:46.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

Which stations can I use on the San Jose, CA to Sacramento, CA route?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart San Jose, CA from the following stations: San Jose, CA. Arriving at Sacramento, CA, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: Sacramento, CA. Not all transport providers serve every station, so check in advance to see exactly where your route takes you. You may need to use another form of transport to get from one station to another or to your final destination when you arrive in Sacramento, CA.

How many daily journeys are there from San Jose, CA to Sacramento, CA?

You will be able to travel from San Jose, CA to Sacramento, CA using companies such as Amtrak. Combined, these providers offer an average of 6 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 10 departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from San Jose, 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, 5 direct connections from San Jose, CA to Sacramento, CA each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 1 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.