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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.

Recommended option

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 Yellow
  2. Take the bus from Pleasant Hill BART Station to Vacaville Transportation Center Blue

$5 - $10

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Broadway:14th St to El Cerrito Del Norte BART 72R / ...
  2. Take the bus from El Cerrito Del Norte BART to Fairfield Transportation Center Gx

$4 - $9

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Oakland Jack London Square Station to Suisun-Fairfield Amtrak Station
  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

$25 - $53

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

Questions & Answers

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 Broadway:14th St and arriving at Vacaville Transportation Center via El Cerrito Del Norte BART and Fairfield Transportation Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 10 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 $5 - $11.

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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 AC Transit, depart from Broadway:14th St station.

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Oakland to Vacaville bus services, operated by Fairfield and Suisun Transit, arrive at Fairfield 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 37+ hotels available in Vacaville. Prices start at $74 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 El Cerrito Del Norte BART and Fairfield Transportation Center in around 3 h 10 min.

Train operators
BART
Phone
94604-2688
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
Website
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Oakland Jack London Square Station to Suisun-Fairfield Amtrak Station
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
Phone
(707) 422-2877
Website
fasttransit.org
Bus from Pleasant Hill BART Station to Vacaville Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
FAST
Bus from Main St. and Driftwood Dr. to Fairfield Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $6
Website
FAST
Bus from Fairfield Transportation Center to Vacaville Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0 - $1
Website
FAST
Bus from El Cerrito Del Norte BART to Fairfield Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
FAST
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
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from Broadway:14th St to El Cerrito Del Norte BART
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
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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