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Duration 47h 14m
Distance 1746.2 miles
Average price $243
Frequency 2/week

Trip overview

The train between San Antonio and Sacramento takes 47h 14m. The train runs, on average, 2 times per week from San Antonio 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. San Antonio Amtrak Station
  2. Los Angeles Union Station
  3. Sacramento
43h 39m
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$200 - $282

San Antonio to Sacramento train times

Trains run twice a week between San Antonio and Sacramento. The service departs San Antonio at 02:45 in the morning, which arrives into Sacramento at 23:59. All services require a transfer at Los Angeles Union Station and take an average of 47h 14m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from San Antonio station to Sacramento station. However, there are services departing from San Antonio Amtrak Station and arriving at Sacramento Valley Station via Los Angeles Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 43h 39m.

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The distance between San Antonio and Sacramento is 1464 miles. The road distance is 1746.2 miles.

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San Antonio to Sacramento train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from San Antonio Amtrak Station.

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San Antonio to Sacramento train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Sacramento Valley Station.

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Sacramento is 2h behind San Antonio. It is currently 12:19 PM in San Antonio and 10:19 AM in Sacramento.

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What companies run services between San Antonio and Sacramento?

You can take a train from San Antonio to Sacramento via Los Angeles Union Station in around 43h 39m.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
28h 50m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $190

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 San Antonio Amtrak Station to Los Angeles Union Station
Ave. Duration
28h 50m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Premium
$390 - $550
Flexi Coach Seat
$270 - $410
Business Seat
$300 - $420
Train from Los Angeles Union Station to Sacramento Valley Station
Ave. Duration
13h 49m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Premium
$260 - $360
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Business Seat
$130 - $190

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