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There are 5 ways to get from Petaluma to Sacramento by bus, train or car

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Line 101 bus, bus  •  3h 13m

  1. Take the line 101 bus from E Washington St & Lakeville St to Santa Rosa Transit Mall-Second St & B St 101
  2. Take the bus from Santa Rosa to Sacramento 417 Santa Rosa / ...

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4h 54m

  1. Take the bus from 4th St & C St to Salesforce Transit Center 101 / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Francisco, Ca to Sacramento, Ca 8320 / ...

$24 - $47

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Petaluma Amtrak Bus Stop to Martinez Amtrak Station Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service
  2. Take the train from Martinez Amtrak Station to Sacramento Valley Station Capitol Corridor / ...

$25 - $50

Train, line 40 bus  •  4h 17m

  1. Take the train from Petaluma Downtown to San Rafael
  2. Take the line 40 bus from San Rafael Transit Centet to El Cerrito del Norte BART Station 40 / ...
  3. Take the train from Richmond Amtrak to Sacramento Valley Station

$32 - $69

Drive  •  1h 29m

  1. Drive from Petaluma to Sacramento 82.7 miles

$8 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Petaluma to Sacramento is to drive which costs $8 - $12 and takes 1h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Petaluma to Sacramento is to drive which costs $8 - $12 and takes 1h 29m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Petaluma to Sacramento. However, there are services departing from E Washington St & Lakeville St and arriving at Sacramento via Santa Rosa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 13m.

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The distance between Petaluma and Sacramento is 67 miles. The road distance is 82.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Petaluma to Sacramento without a car is to line 101 bus and bus which takes 3h 13m and costs .

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It takes approximately 3h 13m to get from Petaluma to Sacramento, including transfers.

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Petaluma to Sacramento bus services, operated by Golden Gate Transit, depart from E Washington St & Lakeville St station.

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Petaluma to Sacramento bus services, operated by ACN Autobuses, arrive at Sacramento station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Petaluma to Sacramento is 83 miles. It takes approximately 1h 29m to drive from Petaluma to Sacramento.

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There are 139+ hotels available in Sacramento. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Petaluma to Sacramento.
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  • Distance: 66.8 miles
  • Duration: 3h 13m

What companies run services between Petaluma, CA, USA and Sacramento, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Petaluma to Sacramento via Santa Rosa Transit Mall-Second St & B St and Santa Rosa in around 3h 13m.

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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Martinez Amtrak Station to Sacramento Valley Station
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Train from Richmond Amtrak to Sacramento Valley Station
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
SMART
Phone
+1 707-794-3330
Train from Petaluma Downtown to San Rafael
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
sonomamarintrain.org
Bus operators
Golden Gate Transit
Phone
+1 415-921-5858
Website
goldengatetransit.org
Bus from E Washington St & Lakeville St to Santa Rosa Transit Mall-Second St & B St
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
goldengatetransit.org
Bus from San Rafael Transit Centet to El Cerrito del Norte BART Station
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
goldengatetransit.org
Bus from 4th St & C St to Salesforce Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
goldengatetransit.org
ACN Autobuses
Phone
(01)66429904887
Email
clientes@acnautobuses.com
Website
acnautobuses.com
Bus from Santa Rosa to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
acnautobuses.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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Petaluma Amtrak Bus Stop to Martinez Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
amtrak.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.

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 San Francisco, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35

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