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There are 6 ways to get from Folsom to Owens Valley by train, car or bus

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Recommended option

Train, drive

  1. Take the train from Sacramento to Hanford
  2. Drive from The Barn, Exeter, CA to Owens Valley

Cheapest option

Bus via 30Th St & R St

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento Midtown to Reno
  2. Take the bus from Centennial Plaza Transit Center Stop "O" - 1421 Victorian Avenue, Sparks, NV 89431 to Bishop - Vons/Kmart, 1200 N. Main Street
  3. Take the bus from Bishop - Vons/Kmart, 1200 N. Main Street to Independence - Post Office, 101 S. Edwards Street

4 alternative options

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento to Sparks Amtrak Bus Stop
  2. Take the bus from Centennial Plaza Transit Center Stop "O" - 1421 Victorian Avenue, Sparks, NV 89431 to Bishop - Vons/Kmart, 1200 N. Main Street
  3. Take the bus from Bishop - Vons/Kmart, 1200 N. Main Street to Independence - Post Office, 101 S. Edwards Street

Bus via Richards Blvd & Sequoia Pacific Blvd

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento to Reno Sparks
  2. Take the bus from Centennial Plaza Transit Center Stop "O" - 1421 Victorian Avenue, Sparks, NV 89431 to Bishop - Vons/Kmart, 1200 N. Main Street
  3. Take the bus from Bishop - Vons/Kmart, 1200 N. Main Street to Independence - Post Office, 101 S. Edwards Street

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Sacramento to Bakersfield
  2. Take the bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Carl's Jr. - Inyo St.
  3. Take the bus from Mojave - Carl's Jr., 44812 Sierra Highway to Independence - Court House, 168 N. Edwards Street

Drive

  1. Drive from Folsom to Owens Valley

Folsom to Owens Valley by tram, bus and walk

The journey time between Folsom and Owens Valley is around 12h 16m and covers a distance of around 417 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 3h 8m. Operated by Sacramento Regional Transit, Flixbus USA and Eastern Sierra Transit Authority, the Folsom to Owens Valley service departs from Historic Folsom Station and arrives in Owens Valley. Typically two services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

2 Weekly Services
12h 16m Average Duration
$54 Cheapest Price
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Folsom → Owens Valley
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Owens Valley is 800-232-4636.

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The cheapest way to get from Folsom to Owens Valley is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 5h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Folsom to Owens Valley is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 5h 35m.

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The distance between Folsom and Owens Valley is 209 miles. The road distance is 295.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Folsom to Owens Valley without a car is to bus via 30Th St & R St which takes 12h 16m and costs $50 - $130.

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It takes approximately 13h 31m to get from Folsom to Owens Valley, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Folsom to Owens Valley is 295 miles. It takes approximately 5h 35m to drive from Folsom to Owens Valley.

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There are one+ hotels available in Owens Valley. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 209.1 miles
  • Duration: 13h 31m

What companies run services between Folsom, CA, USA and Owens Valley, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Folsom to Owens Valley via 29th Street Station, 30Th St & R St, 30Th St & L St, Sacramento Midtown, Reno, Centennial Plaza Transit Center Stop "O" - 1421 Victorian Avenue, Sparks, NV 89431, Bishop - Vons/Kmart, 1200 N. Main Street, and Independence - Post Office, 101 S. Edwards Street in around 12h 16m.

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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Sacramento to Hanford
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$200 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Seat
$60 - $90
Train from Sacramento to Bakersfield
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$75 - $110
Bus operators
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Sacramento Midtown to Reno
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$12 - $50
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Adult Standard Purchase
$17 - $50
Adult Advance Purchase
$12 - $17
Eastern Sierra Transit Authority
Phone
+1 760-872-1901
Email
info@estransit.com
Website
estransit.com
Bus from Centennial Plaza Transit Center Stop "O" - 1421 Victorian Avenue, Sparks, NV 89431 to Bishop - Vons/Kmart, 1200 N. Main Street
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
Eastern Sierra Transit Authority
Bus from Bishop - Vons/Kmart, 1200 N. Main Street to Independence - Post Office, 101 S. Edwards Street
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
Eastern Sierra Transit Authority
Bus from Mojave - Carl's Jr., 44812 Sierra Highway to Independence - Court House, 168 N. Edwards Street
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
Eastern Sierra Transit Authority
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Sacramento to Sparks Amtrak Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Amtrak
Bus from Bakersfield to Mojave Amtrak Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Amtrak
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 to Reno Sparks
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $29
Flexible
$40 - $60
Kern Transit
Website
kerntransit.org
Bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Carl's Jr. - Inyo St.
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Kern Transit

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