There are 5 ways to get from Oakland to Vacaville by subway, bus, train, taxi 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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BART, bus  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Take the BART from 12th St. Oakland City Center BART Station to Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre BART Station Antioch - SFIA/Millbrae
  2. Take the bus from Pleasant Hill BART Station to Vacaville Transportation Center Blue

$9 - $13

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Train, bus  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Oakland Jack London Square Station to Suisun-Fairfield Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Main St. and Driftwood Dr. to Fairfield Transportation Center 5 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Fairfield Transportation Center to Vacaville Transportation Center

$26 - $54

Bus  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Oakland, Ca to Suisun City
  2. Take the bus from Main St. and Driftwood Dr. to Fairfield Transportation Center 5 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Fairfield Transportation Center to Vacaville Transportation Center

$13 - $31

Taxi  •  52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Oakland to Vacaville 48.7 miles

$270 - $330

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from Oakland to Vacaville 48.7 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Oakland to Vacaville is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oakland to Vacaville is to taxi which costs $270 - $330 and takes 52 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Oakland to Vacaville. However, there are services departing from Oakland, Ca and arriving at Vacaville Transportation Center via Main St. and Driftwood Dr. and Fairfield Transportation Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 32 min.

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The distance between Oakland and Vacaville is 41 miles. The road distance is 48.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Oakland to Vacaville without a car is to BART and bus which takes 2 h 21 min and costs $9 - $14.

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It takes approximately 2 h 21 min to get from Oakland to Vacaville, including transfers.

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Oakland to Vacaville bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Oakland, Ca station.

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Oakland to Vacaville bus services, operated by Fairfield and Suisun Transit, arrive at Vacaville Transportation Center station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oakland to Vacaville is 49 miles. It takes approximately 52 min to drive from Oakland to Vacaville.

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There are 35+ hotels available in Vacaville. Prices start at $73 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Oakland to Vacaville.
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  • Distance: 41.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 21 min

What companies run services between Oakland, CA, USA and Vacaville, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Oakland to Vacaville via Suisun City, Main St. and Driftwood Dr., and Fairfield Transportation Center in around 2 h 32 min.

Train operators
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from 12th St. Oakland City Center BART Station to Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre BART Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
bart.gov
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 Oakland Jack London Square Station to Suisun-Fairfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Bus operators
Fairfield and Suisun Transit
Website
fasttransit.org
Bus from Pleasant Hill BART Station to Vacaville Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
fasttransit.org
Bus from Main St. and Driftwood Dr. to Fairfield Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
fasttransit.org
Bus from Fairfield Transportation Center to Vacaville Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
fasttransit.org
Vine Transit
Website
ridethevine.com
Bus from Suisun City Train Depot to Fairfield Transit Center
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $6
Schedules at
ridethevine.com
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Oakland, Ca to Suisun City
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24
Other operators
Taxi from Oakland to Vacaville
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$270 - $330
SF Green Cab
Phone
+1 415-626-4733
Website
greencabsf.com
https://www.sfmta.com/
Website
sfmta.com
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 415.333.3333
Website
yellowcabsf.com
Taxi Bay Area
Phone
+1 408-541-1515
Website
taxibayarea.com

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