There are 5 ways to get from Chico to Grass Valley by train, bus, 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  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Chico Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak Coast Starlight
  2. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Colfax Amtrak California Zephyr

$92 - $164

Cheapest option

Train via Nevada St at Amtrak Station  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Chico Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak Coast Starlight
  2. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Auburn Amtrak Capitol Corridor

$53 - $109

3 alternative options

Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Chico, Ca to Sacramento, Ca 1439 / ...
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Sacramento, CA to Auburn, CA 3640 / ...

Drive  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Chico to Grass Valley 75.4 miles

$7 - $11

Uber  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take an Uber from Chico to Grass Valley 75.4 miles

$75 - $100

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

You can take a train from Chico to Grass Valley via Sacramento Amtrak and Colfax Amtrak in around 4 h 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chico to Grass Valley via Sacramento, Ca, Richards Blvd & Sequoia Pacific Blvd, J St & 4Th St, Sacramento, CA, Auburn, CA, and Nevada St at Amtrak Station in around 6 h 26 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chico Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Colfax Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
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
Bus operators
Other operators
Uber Sacramento
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Chico to Grass Valley
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$75 - $100
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$75 - $100
Assist
$75 - $100
ESPAÑOL
$75 - $100
WAV
$75 - $100
uberXL
$110 - $150
UberBLACK
$330 - $410
UberSUV
$390 - $480

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Chico to Grass Valley?

The distance between Chico and Grass Valley is 87 km. The road distance is 121 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Chico to Grass Valley?

The cheapest way to get from Chico to Grass Valley is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 42 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Chico to Grass Valley?

The quickest way to get from Chico to Grass Valley is to drive which takes 1 h 42 min and costs $7 - $11.

Is there a direct bus between Chico and Grass Valley?

No, there is no direct bus from Chico to Grass Valley. However, there are services departing from Chico, Ca and arriving at Tinloy St Transit Ctr at Bank St via Richards Blvd & Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, CA and Nevada St at Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 26 min.

How long does it take to get from Chico to Grass Valley?

It takes approximately 4 h 57 min to get from Chico to Grass Valley, including transfers.