There are 4 ways to get from Cupertino to Sacramento by train, bus, car or plane

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 21 min

  1. Take the train from Santa Clara Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak Capitol Corridor

$32 - $77

Cheapest option

Line 323 bus, bus  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the line 323 bus from Stelling & Stevens Creek to 1St & Santa Clara 323
  2. Take the bus from San Jose, Ca to Oakland, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Oakland, Ca to Sacramento, Ca

$27 - $62

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Cupertino to Sacramento 125.6 miles

$12 - $18

Caltrain, fly  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from Sunnyvale Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain
  2. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Sacramento (SMF) SFO - SMF

$80 - $205

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cupertino to Sacramento is to drive which costs $12 - $18 and takes 2 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cupertino to Sacramento is to drive which costs $12 - $18 and takes 2 h 9 min.

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The distance between Cupertino and Sacramento is 92 miles. The road distance is 125.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 21 min to get from Cupertino to Sacramento, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cupertino to Sacramento. However, there are services departing from Stelling & Stevens Creek and arriving at Sacramento, Ca via 1St & Santa Clara, San Jose, Ca and Oakland, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 30 min.

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What companies run services between Cupertino, CA, USA and Sacramento, CA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Cupertino to Sacramento every 4 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $75 and the journey takes 3 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cupertino to Sacramento via 1St & Santa Clara, San Jose Caltrain Station, San Jose, Ca, and Oakland, Ca in around 4 h 30 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $250
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Santa Clara Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Caltrain
Website
caltrain.com
Train from Sunnyvale Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Bus operators
Santa Clara VTA
Website
vta.org
Bus from Stelling & Stevens Creek to 1St & Santa Clara
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
vta.org
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Jose, Ca to Oakland, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$18 - $24
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

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