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There are 5 ways to get from Auburn to Placerville by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  3h 5m

  1. Take the train from Auburn Amtrak to Sacramento Valley Station Capitol Corridor
  2. Take the bus from 8th St. at I St. to Placerville Station Transfer Center C

$23 - $46

4 alternative options

Bus  •  3h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Auburn Amtrak to Sacramento Valley Station Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento Valley Station to Placerville Amtrak Bus Stop Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

Taxi  •  41m

  1. Take a taxi from Auburn to Placerville 27.6 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  41m

  1. Drive from Auburn to Placerville 27.6 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  41m

  1. Take an Uber from Auburn to Placerville 27.6 miles

$30 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Auburn to Placerville is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Auburn to Placerville is to taxi which costs $85 - $110 and takes 41m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Auburn to Placerville. However, there are services departing from Auburn Amtrak and arriving at Placerville Amtrak Bus Stop via Sacramento Valley Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 25m.

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The distance between Auburn and Placerville is 19 miles. The road distance is 27.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Auburn to Placerville without a car is to train and bus which takes 3h 5m and costs $23 - $50.

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It takes approximately 3h 5m to get from Auburn to Placerville, including transfers.

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Auburn to Placerville bus services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Auburn Amtrak station.

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Auburn to Placerville bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Placerville Amtrak Bus Stop station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Auburn to Placerville is 28 miles. It takes approximately 41m to drive from Auburn to Placerville.

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There are 24+ hotels available in Placerville. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Auburn to Placerville.
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  • Distance: 18.8 miles
  • Duration: 3h 5m

What companies run services between Auburn, CA, USA and Placerville, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Auburn to Placerville via Sacramento Valley Station in around 3h 25m.

Train operators
Amtrak

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Auburn Amtrak to Sacramento Valley Station
Ave. Duration
57m
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
Bus operators
El Dorado Transit
Website
eldoradotransit.com
Bus from 8th St. at I St. to Placerville Station Transfer Center
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
eldoradotransit.com
Amtrak

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Auburn Amtrak to Sacramento Valley Station
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Sacramento Valley Station to Placerville Amtrak Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Other operators
Uber Sacramento
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Auburn to Placerville
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$30 - $40
Español
$30 - $40
UberX
$30 - $40
WAV
$30 - $40
UberXL
$45 - $60
Black
$120 - $160
Black SUV
$130 - $170
Taxi from Auburn to Placerville
Ave. Duration
41m
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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