There are 11 ways to get from Davis to Irvine by plane, train, rideshare, bus, night bus or car

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

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Fly Sacramento to Santa Ana  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Sacramento (SMF) to Santa Ana (SNA) SMF - SNA

$154 - $396

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Bus, night bus  •  15 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from F St. at 6th St. SB to J St. at 8th St. 42A / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Sacramento to Anaheim FlixBus

$25 - $47

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Train to Oakland, fly to Santa Ana  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Davis Amtrak to Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Santa Ana (SNA) OAK - SNA

$132 - $668

Fly Sacramento to Los Angeles, Tesloop  •  5 h

  1. Fly from Sacramento (SMF) to Los Angeles (LAX) SMF - LAX
  2. Take the Tesloop from LAX Express to Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, Newport Beach

$131 - $291

Train to San Jose, fly to Santa Ana  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Davis Amtrak to Santa Clara Amtrak
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Santa Ana (SNA) SJC - SNA

$96 - $316

Fly Sacramento to Burbank, train  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Sacramento (SMF) to Burbank (BUR) SMF - BUR
  2. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Tustin station

$125 - $330

Fly Sacramento to Ontario/San Bernardino, train  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Sacramento (SMF) to Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) SMF - ONT
  2. Take the train from San Bernardino Depot station to Tustin station

$143 - $329

Bus  •  10 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca 1439 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Anaheim, Ca 9489 / ...

$56 - $133

Train, bus  •  12 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Bakersfield Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Tustin station

Train  •  16 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Davis Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Coast Starlight
  2. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Tustin station Orange County Line

$89 - $231

Drive  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Davis to Irvine 440.5 miles

$40 - $65

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Davis to Irvine. However, there are services departing from F St. at 6th St. NB and arriving at Main-Harvard via 8Th St & K St, Sacramento, Ca, Los Angeles, Ca and Artic - Dock 1. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Davis to Irvine station. However, there are services departing from Davis Amtrak and arriving at Tustin station via L. A. Union Station station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 15 min.

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The distance between Davis and Irvine is 404 miles. The road distance is 440.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Davis to Irvine without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 38 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 2 min to get from Davis to Irvine, including transfers.

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Davis to Irvine bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Sacramento, Ca station.

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Davis to Irvine train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Davis Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Davis to Irvine is to fly which takes 4 h 2 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 10 h 38 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 16 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from Sacramento Airport to Santa Ana Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Davis to Irvine bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Anaheim, Ca station.

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Map of how to get from Davis to Irvine.
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  • Distance: 403.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 2 min

What companies run services between Davis, CA, USA and Irvine, CA, USA?

Southwest Airlines and United Airlines fly from Davis to Irvine every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Davis to Irvine via J St. at 8th St., 8Th St & K St, Richards Blvd & Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, Ca, Los Angeles, Ca, Anaheim, Ca, and Artic - Dock 1 in around 10 h 38 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Sacramento to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Flights from Sacramento to Santa Ana via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Flights from Oakland to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Oakland to Santa Ana via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Sacramento to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from San Jose to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Sacramento to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Sacramento to Ontario/San Bernardino
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Sacramento to Ontario/San Bernardino via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Sacramento to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from San Jose to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Sacramento to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Sacramento to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Sacramento to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Davis Amtrak to Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Train from Davis Amtrak to Santa Clara Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 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
$160 - $230
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Bakersfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $330
Train from Davis Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
14 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Room
$340 - $470
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from L. A. Union Station station to Tustin station
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Train from San Bernardino Depot station to Tustin station
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Sacramento, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Anaheim, Ca
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
amtrak.com
Yolobus
Phone
+1 530-666-2877
Website
yolobus.com
Bus from F St. at 6th St. SB to J St. at 8th St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
yolobus.com
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Night bus from Sacramento to Anaheim
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Other operators
Tesloop
Phone
+1 (818) 330-6446
Email
support@tesloop.com
Website
tesloop.com
Rideshare from LAX Express to Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, Newport Beach
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$59
Schedules at
tesloop.com
Book at
tesloop.com

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Davis to Irvine train services, operated by Metrolink Trains, arrive at Tustin station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Davis to Irvine is 441 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 13 min to drive from Davis to Irvine.

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Southwest Airlines offers flights from Sacramento Airport to Santa Ana Airport.

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There are 667+ hotels available in Irvine. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Davis to Sacramento Airport is to bus which takes 40 min and costs .

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