There are 11 ways to get from Los Angeles to Folsom by plane, tram, train, 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 from Los Angeles, tram  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Sacramento (SMF) LAX - SMF
  2. Take the tram from Sacramento Valley Station to Historic Folsom Station

$81 - $243

Cheapest option

Bus Flixbus USA  •  10 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from LA Downtown to Sacramento FlixBus

$20 - $31

9 alternative options

Fly from Burbank, tram  •  5 h

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Sacramento (SMF) BUR - SMF
  2. Take the tram from Sacramento Valley Station to Historic Folsom Station

$120 - $322

Train to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly, tram  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Ontario Amtrak
  2. Fly from Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) to Sacramento (SMF) ONT - SMF
  3. Take the tram from Sacramento Valley Station to Historic Folsom Station

$160 - $359

Fly from Long Beach, tram  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Long Beach (LGB) to Sacramento (SMF) LGB - SMF
  2. Take the tram from Sacramento Valley Station to Historic Folsom Station

$101 - $251

Train to Santa Ana, fly, tram  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
  2. Fly from Santa Ana (SNA) to Sacramento (SMF) SNA - SMF
  3. Take the tram from Sacramento Valley Station to Historic Folsom Station

$180 - $440

Train to San Diego, fly  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot
  2. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to Sacramento (SMF) SAN - SMF

$140 - $512

Bus Greyhound USA  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Sacramento, Ca 1446 / ...

$47 - $105

Bus, train  •  10 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Bakersfield Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service
  2. Take the train from Bakersfield Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak San Joaquins

$54 - $132

Train  •  15 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak Coast Starlight

$85 - $227

Drive  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Folsom 398.5 miles

$35 - $60

Questions & Answers

The distance between Los Angeles and Folsom is 361 miles. The road distance is 398.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Folsom without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 33 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 2 min to get from Los Angeles to Folsom, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Folsom is to bus which takes 8 h 33 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 15 h 8 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles to Folsom is 398 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 37 min to drive from Los Angeles to Folsom.

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American Airlines, United Airlines, Delta and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Los Angeles Airport to Sacramento Airport.

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There are 54+ hotels available in Folsom. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Los Angeles Airport is to train which takes 30 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles to Folsom.
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  • Distance: 360.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 2 min

What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and Folsom, CA, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Los Angeles to Folsom every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $40 - $100 and the journey takes 7 h 15 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Los Angeles to Folsom once daily. Tickets cost $80 - $230 and the journey takes 13 h 49 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Burbank to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Sacramento via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Long Beach to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Santa Ana to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Flights from San Diego to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from San Diego to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Santa Ana to Sacramento via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Long Beach to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Train operators
Sacramento Regional Transit
Website
sacrt.com
Tram from Sacramento Valley Station to Historic Folsom Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sacrt.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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Ontario Amtrak
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 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
Train from Bakersfield Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once 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 Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
Ave. Duration
13 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$340 - $480
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 Los Angeles, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
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 Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Bakersfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
amtrak.com
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from LA Downtown to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $29
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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