There are 8 ways to get from Arcata to Grass Valley by bus, train, car, plane, subway or towncar

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Amtrak Thruway, train  •  12 h 18 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Arcata, CA to Martinez, CA 6316
  2. Take the train from Martinez Amtrak to Auburn Amtrak Capitol Corridor

$32 - $66

7 alternative options

Bus, train  •  12 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Arcata, Ca to San Rafael 1483
  2. Take the train from Richmond Transit Station Amtrak to Auburn Amtrak Capitol Corridor

$70 - $158

Bus, drive, train  •  13 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Arcata Transit Center to Willow Creek
  2. Drive from Willow Creek to Chevron Mini Mart
  3. Take the bus from Chevron Mini Mart to RABA Transit Center
  4. Take the train from Redding Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
  5. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Auburn Amtrak

$72 - $157

Bus  •  13 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Arcata, Ca to Oakland, Ca 1483
  2. Take the bus from Oakland, Ca to Sacramento, Ca 8320 / ...

$80 - $175

Drive  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Arcata to Grass Valley 310.1 miles

$30 - $45

Fly to San Francisco, BART, train, bus  •  9 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Arcata/Eureka (ACV) to San Francisco (SFO) ACV - SFO
  2. Take the BART from 12th St. Oakland City Center to Richmond
  3. Take the train from Richmond Transit Station Amtrak to Auburn Amtrak
  4. Take the bus from Nevada St at Amtrak Station to Tinloy St Transit Ctr at Bank St

$234 - $492

Fly to Sacramento, train  •  10 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Arcata/Eureka (ACV) to Sacramento (SMF) ACV - SMF
  2. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Auburn Amtrak

$209 - $955

Uber  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take an Uber from Arcata to Grass Valley 310.1 miles

$320 - $400

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Arcata to Grass Valley is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 6 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Arcata to Grass Valley is to drive which takes 6 h 14 min and costs $30 - $45.

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The distance between Arcata and Grass Valley is 316 km. The road distance is 496 km.

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It takes approximately 12 h 18 min to get from Arcata to Grass Valley, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Arcata, CA, USA and Grass Valley, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Arcata to Grass Valley via Oakland, Ca, Sacramento, Ca, Roseville, Roseville Amtrak, Auburn Amtrak, and Nevada St at Amtrak Station in around 13 h 41 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Arcata/Eureka to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Arcata/Eureka to Sacramento via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Martinez Amtrak to Auburn Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
Train from Richmond Transit Station Amtrak to Auburn Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Train from Redding Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Room
$180 - $260
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Auburn Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from 12th St. Oakland City Center to Richmond
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
bart.gov
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Arcata, Ca to San Rafael
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $80
Bus from Arcata, Ca to Oakland, Ca
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $85
Bus from Oakland, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Redwood Transit System
Phone
(707) 443-0826
Website
hta.org
Bus from Arcata Transit Center to Willow Creek
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
hta.org
Trinity Transit
Website
trinitytransit.org
Bus from Chevron Mini Mart to RABA Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
trinitytransit.org
Nevada County Gold Country Stage
Phone
530.477.0103
Email
GoldCountryStage@co.nevada.ca.us
Website
goldcountrystage.com
Bus from Nevada St at Amtrak Station to Tinloy St Transit Ctr at Bank St
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
goldcountrystage.com
Other operators
Uber Sacramento
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Arcata to Grass Valley
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$320 - $400
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$320 - $400
Assist
$320 - $400
ESPAÑOL
$320 - $400
WAV
$320 - $400
uberXL
$460 - $600
UberBLACK
$1,300 - $1,700
UberSUV
$1,500 - $2,000

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