Duration 5h 55m
Distance 257.1 miles
Average price $73
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The train between Chico and Fresno takes 5h 55m. There is at least one train per day from Chico to Fresno. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Chico Amtrak
  2. Sacramento Valley Station
  3. Fresno
6h 44m
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$57 - $88

Chico to Fresno train times

Trains run once daily between Chico and Fresno. The service departs Chico at 03:50 in the morning, which arrives into Fresno at 09:45. All services require a transfer at Sacramento Valley Station and take an average of 5h 55m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Chico to Fresno. However, there are services departing from Chico Amtrak and arriving at Fresno Santa Fe Passenger Depot via Sacramento Valley Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 44m.

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The distance between Chico and Fresno is 236 miles. The road distance is 257.1 miles.

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Chico to Fresno train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Chico Amtrak station.

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Chico to Fresno train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Fresno Santa Fe Passenger Depot station.

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What companies run services between Chico and Fresno?

You can take a train from Chico to Fresno via Sacramento Valley Station in around 6h 44m.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chico Amtrak to Sacramento Valley Station
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Train from Sacramento Valley Station to Fresno Santa Fe Passenger Depot
Ave. Duration
3h 19m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Seat
$55 - $80

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