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Duration 3 days 1h
Distance 2835.7 miles
Average price $368
Frequency Weekly

Trip overview

The train between New York and Sacramento takes 3 days 1h. The train runs, on average, once a week from New York to Sacramento. 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. New York Moynihan Train Hall
  2. Chicago Union Station
  3. Sacramento
2 days 22h
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$298 - $426

New York to Sacramento train times

Trains run once a week between New York and Sacramento. The service departs New York at 15:40 in the afternoon, which arrives into Sacramento at 14:13. All services require a transfer at Chicago Union Station and take an average of 3 days 1h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from New York to Sacramento? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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No, there is no direct train from New York to Sacramento. However, there are services departing from New York Moynihan Train Hall and arriving at Sacramento via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 22h.

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The distance between New York and Sacramento is 2515 miles. The road distance is 2835.7 miles.

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New York to Sacramento train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from New York Moynihan Train Hall station.

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New York to Sacramento train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Sacramento station.

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Sacramento is 3h behind New York. It is currently 8:10 AM in New York and 5:10 AM in Sacramento.

There are 136+ hotels available in Sacramento. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between New York and Sacramento?

You can take a train from New York to Sacramento via Chicago Union Station in around 2 days 22h.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140

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 New York Moynihan Train Hall to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Premium
$320 - $440
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $290
Business Seat
$210 - $300
Train from Chicago Union Station to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
2 days 2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$200 - $290
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Premium
$500 - $750
Flexi Coach Seat
$440 - $650
Business Seat
$480 - $700

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