There are 5 ways to get from Redwood City to Sacramento by bus, train, subway, car or plane

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

Bus  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Redwood City Caltrain-Lane B to Folsom St & Beale St Kx
  2. Take the bus from San Francisco, Ca to Sacramento, Ca 8320 / ...

$18 - $39

Cheapest option

Caltrain, bus  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from Redwood City Caltrain to San Francisco Caltrain Bullet / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Francisco - Townsend St & 5th St to Sacramento, CA

$18 - $30

3 alternative options

BART, train  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the BART from Millbrae to Richmond Richmond - Daly City/Millbrae
  2. Take the train from Richmond Transit Station Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak Capitol Corridor / ...

$39 - $76

Drive  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Redwood City to Sacramento 112.8 miles

$11 - $16

Caltrain, fly  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from Redwood City Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain
  2. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Sacramento (SMF) SFO - SMF

$80 - $203

What companies run services between Redwood City, CA, USA and Sacramento, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Redwood City to Sacramento via Folsom St & Beale St and San Francisco, Ca in around 3 h 49 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $250
Train operators
Caltrain
Website
caltrain.com
Train from Redwood City Caltrain to San Francisco Caltrain
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Train from Redwood City Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
caltrain.com
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Millbrae to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
bart.gov
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Richmond Transit Station Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
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
Bus operators
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from Redwood City Caltrain-Lane B to Folsom St & Beale St
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Francisco, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from San Francisco - Townsend St & 5th St to Sacramento, CA
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Schedules at
us.megabus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Redwood City to Sacramento?

The distance between Redwood City and Sacramento is 138 km. The road distance is 180 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Redwood City to Sacramento?

The cheapest way to get from Redwood City to Sacramento is to drive which costs $11 - $16 and takes 1 h 58 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Redwood City to Sacramento?

The quickest way to get from Redwood City to Sacramento is to drive which takes 1 h 58 min and costs $11 - $16.

Is there a direct bus between Redwood City and Sacramento?

No, there is no direct bus from Redwood City to Sacramento. However, there are services departing from Redwood City Caltrain-Lane B and arriving at Sacramento, Ca via San Francisco, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 49 min.

How long does it take to get from Redwood City to Sacramento?

It takes approximately 3 h 49 min to get from Redwood City to Sacramento, including transfers.